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Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Sep 24, 2022

Company Info

ISINUS00508Y1029
CUSIP00508Y102
SectorIndustrials
IndustryElectrical Equipment & Parts

Trading Data

Previous Close$163.51
Year Range$146.24 - $223.74
EMA (50)$169.33
EMA (200)$178.84
Average Volume$256.64K
Market Capitalization$5.30B

AYIShare Price Chart


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AYIPerformance

The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Acuity Brands, Inc. in Jan 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $46,976 for a total return of roughly 369.76%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.


-25.00%-20.00%-15.00%-10.00%-5.00%0.00%AprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-19.43%
-20.26%
AYI (Acuity Brands, Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AYIReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized

PeriodReturnBenchmark
1M-11.48%-10.55%
6M-16.59%-18.29%
YTD-25.17%-22.51%
1Y-8.65%-15.98%
5Y-0.34%8.10%
10Y9.68%9.76%

AYIMonthly Returns Heatmap


JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2022-9.48%-4.78%3.80%-8.82%1.47%-11.99%18.51%-10.13%-3.56%
2021-0.59%2.54%33.82%12.52%0.12%0.69%-6.16%5.22%-6.05%18.57%-1.99%5.15%
2020-14.50%-12.73%-16.72%1.24%-0.51%11.13%3.65%10.28%-6.35%-12.79%33.18%2.00%
20195.30%7.62%-7.77%22.04%-15.49%11.51%-2.58%-6.56%7.48%-7.32%4.80%5.52%
2018-12.18%-7.68%-2.38%-13.87%-1.27%-2.01%20.11%9.93%2.85%-19.99%3.49%-11.59%
2017-10.18%1.96%-3.45%-13.61%-7.49%24.78%-0.25%-12.76%-3.12%-2.31%2.52%2.67%
2016-13.36%3.46%4.16%11.86%6.21%-4.28%5.89%4.84%-3.82%-15.46%12.45%-8.17%
20157.10%5.73%6.11%-0.64%5.71%1.98%11.86%-3.14%-9.90%24.58%5.62%1.26%
201416.32%11.03%-6.01%-5.93%0.75%10.15%-22.32%15.48%-4.98%18.58%-0.88%1.35%
20131.78%-0.97%1.79%5.39%2.89%0.60%14.71%-1.16%7.63%9.37%2.01%6.62%
201210.11%6.80%1.03%-11.35%-1.93%-6.59%14.06%10.74%-1.36%2.44%2.24%2.39%
2011-4.06%2.39%3.49%0.75%3.67%-8.50%-12.50%-5.44%-21.72%28.84%8.53%5.47%
2010-0.36%8.94%8.29%7.41%-9.02%-11.55%16.18%-8.05%14.20%13.48%7.57%7.07%

AYISharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Acuity Brands, Inc. Sharpe ratio is -0.34. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.


-0.500.000.501.00AprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-0.34
-0.78
AYI (Acuity Brands, Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AYIDividend History

Acuity Brands, Inc. granted a 0.33% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.52 per share.


PeriodTTM202120202019201820172016201520142013201220112010
Dividend$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52$0.52

Dividend yield

0.33%0.25%0.43%0.38%0.46%0.30%0.23%0.23%0.38%0.49%0.80%1.03%0.95%

AYIDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.


-50.00%-40.00%-30.00%-20.00%-10.00%0.00%OctoberNovemberDecember2022FebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-42.11%
-23.00%
AYI (Acuity Brands, Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AYIWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Acuity Brands, Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Acuity Brands, Inc. is 74.22%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.


Depth

Start

To Bottom

Bottom

To Recover

End

Total

-74.22%Aug 24, 2016900Mar 23, 2020
-44.14%Jun 1, 201187Oct 3, 201189Feb 9, 2012176
-27.03%Dec 24, 201533Feb 11, 201637Apr 6, 201670
-25.76%Apr 26, 201048Jul 1, 201067Oct 6, 2010115
-25.16%Mar 6, 2014103Jul 31, 2014112Jan 9, 2015215
-24.31%Mar 14, 201275Jun 28, 201234Aug 16, 2012109
-19.55%Aug 12, 201534Sep 29, 201521Oct 28, 201555
-13.18%Sep 10, 201218Oct 3, 201260Jan 2, 201378
-10.32%Dec 13, 201065Mar 16, 201112Apr 1, 201177
-10.26%Apr 20, 201648Jun 27, 20168Jul 8, 201656

AYIVolatility Chart

Current Acuity Brands, Inc. volatility is 49.29%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.


10.00%20.00%30.00%40.00%50.00%60.00%AprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
49.29%
23.28%
AYI (Acuity Brands, Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)