Thursday, October 22, 2015

AZZ Incorporated Outperforms the S & P 500

Unlike many stocks in the industrial sector, AZZ Incorporated has significantly outperformed the S&P 500 in the last year. However, this isn't really due to any large help from its end markets.

Instead, the company has executed well on its plan to recover margins in its energy segment while increasing growth opportunities in the galvanizing segment with the acquisition of U.S. Galvanzing from Trinity Industries and the planned construction of a new galvanizing plant in Nevada. It's pretty much a "self-help" story, and the recent second-quarter results acted as confirmation of the progress the company has made. Let's take a closer look:


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