NASDAQ:WIRE - Encore Wire Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.91 -1.57 (-2.88 %) (As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$52.91Today's Range$52.89 - $54.5652-Week Range$40.96 - $61.68Volume47,933 shsAverage Volume93,620 shsMarket Capitalization$1.11 billionP/E Ratio14.15Dividend Yield0.15%Beta1.4 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Encore Wire Corporation manufactures and sells electrical building wires and cables for interior electrical wiring in the United States. Its products include NM-B cables for use as interior wiring in homes, apartments, and manufactured housing; THHN/THWN-2, metal-clad, and armored cables for use primarily as wiring in commercial and industrial buildings; UF-B cables; XHHW-2 cables; RHH/RHW-2 cables; and other types of wire products. The company sells its products to wholesale electrical distributors primarily through independent manufacturers' representatives. Encore Wire Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas. Receive WIRE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WIRE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Rolling, drawing, & extruding of nonferrous metals Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:WIRE Previous Symbol CUSIP29256210 CIK850460 Webwww.encorewire.com Phone972-562-9473Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio8.87 Quick Ratio7.11Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.15 Forward P/E Ratio14.42 P/E Growth1.44 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.29 billion Price / Sales0.86 Cash Flow$4.5338 per share Price / Cash Flow11.67 Book Value$35.16 per share Price / Book1.50Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.74 Net Income$78.15 million Net Margins6.11% Return on Equity11.37% Return on Assets10.06%Miscellaneous Employees1,278 Outstanding Shares20,890,000Market Cap$1.11 billion Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Encore Wire (NASDAQ:WIRE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Encore Wire's stock symbol? Encore Wire trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WIRE." How often does Encore Wire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encore Wire? Encore Wire declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Investors of record on Friday, July 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.02 per share on Friday, July 19th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.15%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 3rd. View Encore Wire's Dividend History. How were Encore Wire's earnings last quarter? Encore Wire Co. (NASDAQ:WIRE) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The electronics maker reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.08. The electronics maker earned $314.71 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $295.68 million. Encore Wire had a net margin of 6.11% and a return on equity of 11.37%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.54 EPS. View Encore Wire's Earnings History. When is Encore Wire's next earnings date? Encore Wire is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Encore Wire. What price target have analysts set for WIRE? 2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Encore Wire's stock. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Encore Wire's share price to reach $59.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encore Wire. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encore Wire? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encore Wire in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Encore Wire. Has Encore Wire been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about WIRE stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Encore Wire earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the electronics maker a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Encore Wire's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Encore Wire include Mueller Industries (MLI), Kaiser Aluminum (KALU), Global Brass and Copper (BRSS), Tredegar (TG), Quanex Building Products (NX) and Lihua International (LIWA). What other stocks do shareholders of Encore Wire own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Encore Wire investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), Intuit (INTU), Lam Research (LRCX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Phillips 66 (PSX), United Technologies (UTX), Broadcom (AVGO), Carbonite (CARB), Entegris (ENTG) and Express Scripts (ESRX). Who are Encore Wire's key executives? Encore Wire's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Daniel L. Jones, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Mr. Frank J. Bilban, VP of Fin., Treasurer, Sec. & CFO (Age 63)Mr. David K. Smith, VP of Operations (Age 59)Mr. Kevin M. Keiffer, VP of Sales & MarketingMr. Matthew D. Ford, Assistant Sec. & Controller Who are Encore Wire's major shareholders? Encore Wire's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (5.09%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.57%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.53%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.04%). Company insiders that own Encore Wire stock include Frank J Bilban and Matthew D Ford. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encore Wire. Which major investors are selling Encore Wire stock? WIRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Hodges Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Dean Investment Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encore Wire. Which major investors are buying Encore Wire stock? WIRE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Marshall Wace LLP, BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Oxford Asset Management LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encore Wire. How do I buy shares of Encore Wire? Shares of WIRE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Encore Wire's stock price today? One share of WIRE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.91. How big of a company is Encore Wire? Encore Wire has a market capitalization of $1.11 billion and generates $1.29 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $78.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.74 on an earnings per share basis. Encore Wire employs 1,278 workers across the globe. What is Encore Wire's official website? The official website for Encore Wire is http://www.encorewire.com. How can I contact Encore Wire? Encore Wire's mailing address is 1329 MILLWOOD ROAD, MCKINNEY TX, 75069. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 972-562-9473. MarketBeat Community Rating for Encore Wire (NASDAQ WIRE)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 219 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 288 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 507MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encore Wire and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WIRE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WIRE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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