NASDAQ:WIRE - Encore Wire Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $59.73 -1.11 (-1.82 %) (As of 04/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$60.84Today's Range$59.38 - $60.7452-Week Range$40.96 - $61.68Volume58,804 shsAverage Volume85,608 shsMarket Capitalization$1.25 billionP/E Ratio15.97Dividend Yield0.13%Beta1.4 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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 wire and cable products for interior electrical wiring in the United States. Its products include NM-B cable 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 markets its products primarily through independent manufacturers' representatives to wholesale electrical distributors. 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 Ratio7.06 Quick Ratio5.67Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.97 Forward P/E Ratio14.93 P/E Growth1.52 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.29 billion Price / Sales0.97 Cash Flow$4.4508 per share Price / Cash Flow13.42 Book Value$34.51 per share Price / Book1.73Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.74 Net Income$78.15 million Net Margins6.06% Return on Equity11.41% Return on Assets10.04%Miscellaneous Employees1,278 Outstanding Shares20,890,000Market Cap$1.25 billion Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 4th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 3rd. View Encore Wire's Dividend History. How were Encore Wire's earnings last quarter? Encore Wire Co. (NASDAQ:WIRE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 19th. The electronics maker reported $1.20 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.47. The electronics maker earned $319.73 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $296.41 million. Encore Wire had a return on equity of 11.41% and a net margin of 6.06%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.36 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, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Encore Wire. What price target have analysts set for WIRE? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Encore Wire's shares. 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 that the stock has a possible downside of 1.2%. 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 stories about WIRE stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Encore Wire earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the electronics maker a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. 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), Broadcom (AVGO), Carbonite (CARB), Entegris (ENTG), Express Scripts (ESRX) and Expedia Group (EXPE). 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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.97%), Pennsylvania Trust Co (0.46%), Pennsylvania Trust Co (0.46%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.04%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Strs Ohio (0.01%). Company insiders that own Encore Wire stock include Frank J Bilban and Matthew D Ford. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encore Wire. Which institutional investors are selling Encore Wire stock? WIRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hodges Capital Management Inc. and Foundry Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encore Wire. Which institutional investors are buying Encore Wire stock? WIRE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Denali Advisors LLC and Strs Ohio. 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 $59.73. How big of a company is Encore Wire? Encore Wire has a market capitalization of $1.25 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: 215 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 285 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 500MarketBeat'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. This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Rule of 72?