The Atlanta-based company said adjusted earnings for its fiscal second quarter totaled $1.77 per share, below a consensus estimate of $1.82.
U.S. stocks traded closed mixed on Monday, pulling back from record levels, as investors geared up for the start of earnings season.
Shares of Acuity Brands dropped nearly 15 percent after the lighting solutions provider reported weaker-than-expected quarterly results.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Monday as traders eyed a potential breakthrough the 20,000 mark for the Dow.
Traders are looking for more details on the Trump agenda in the week ahead, and that could help steer the "Trump trade."
TipRanks presents the top 10 stock ideas for next year from the five best-performing industrial analysts of 2016.
Jim Cramer advised investors to have a watchful eye on the bond market throughout President-elect Donald Trump’s presidency.
Jim Cramer goes through a lightning round of callers and quickly gives his take on various caller stocks.
Louis Navellier, whose CNBC's "Squawk Box" Platinum Portfolio is up 10 percent this year, reveals his new investment idea this earnings season.
Acuity Brands shares dropped nearly 5 percent Wednesday after the company posted earnings and revenue that missed Wall Street expectations.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday, as investors awaited remarks from key Fed officials and new data.
U.S. stock-index futures gained on Wednesday as global markets continued to recover from the Brexit vote swoon.
Louis Navellier, Navellier & Associates weighs in on where he sees growth opportunities and provides his top stock picks.
Stephen DeNichilo, portfolio manager at Federated Kaufmann Funds and Mariann Montagne, senior investment analyst at Gradient Investments discuss what's with the blue chip blues.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Louis Navellier, chairman of Navellier & Associates, shares his strategy on how he's beating the market this year.
Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management President & CIO, is recommending a defensive portfolio, while Ernesto Ramos, BMO Global Asset Management head of equities, is seeking riskier opportunities.
Jim Cramer shares his opinion on caller favorite stocks, including the semiconductor play that killed them all off.
Craig Hodges, CEO of Hodges Capital Management, shares his investment outlook for the months ahead along with his top picks for 2016.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Friday after the jobs report showed creation of 292,000 jobs.