| New York Stock Exchange: GFF
Similar to: Drew Industries, Inc.
Griffon Corp. is a diversified management and holding company, which conducts business through its wholly-owned subsidiaries. It provides direction and assistance to its subsidiaries in connection with acquisition and growth opportunities as well as in connection with divestitures. The company also seeks out, evaluates and, when appropriate, will acquire additional businesses that offer potentially attractive returns on capital. It operates through three business segments: Telephonics, Home & Building Products and Plastic. The Telephonics segment develops designs and manufactures high-technology integrated information, communication and sensor system solutions to military and commercial markets worldwide. The Home & Building Products segment manufactures and markets residential, commercial and industrial garage doors to professional installing dealers and major home center retail chains, and also provides non-powered landscaping products. This segment operates through two companies: Ames True Temper, Inc. and Clopay Building Products Co, Inc. The Plastic segment is engaged in the development and production of embossed, laminated and printed specialty plastic films used in a variety of hygienic, health-care and industrial applications. Griffon was founded on 18 May 1959 and is headquartered in New York, NY.