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NYSE:NX

Quanex Building Products (NX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$33.77
+0.07 (+0.21%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$33.46
$34.05
50-Day Range
$30.14
$33.97
52-Week Range
$18.71
$35.03
Volume
74,120 shs
Average Volume
96,230 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.12 billion
P/E Ratio
13.51
Dividend Yield
0.95%
Price Target
$35.00

Quanex Building Products MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.6% Upside
$35.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.01% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.24
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.08mentions of Quanex Building Products in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.12 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.64%
From $2.42 to $2.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.07 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

26th out of 101 stocks

Rolling, Drawing, & Extruding Of Nonferrous Metals Industry

1st out of 6 stocks


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About Quanex Building Products Stock (NYSE:NX)

Quanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the fenestration industry in the United States, rest of Europe, Canada, Asia, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: North American Fenestration, European Fenestration, and North American Cabinet Components. It offers flexible insulating glass spacers, extruded vinyl profiles, window and door screens, and precision-formed metal and wood products, as well as cabinet doors and other components for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the kitchen and bathroom cabinet industry. In addition, the company provides various non-fenestration components and products, including solar panel sealants, trim moldings, vinyl decking, fencing, water retention barriers, and conservatory roof components. It sells its products to OEMs in the building products industry through sales representatives, direct sales force, distributors, and independent sales agents. Quanex Building Products Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Houston, Texas.

NX Stock Price History

NX Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
12/15/2023
Ex-Dividend for 12/29 Dividend
12/18/2023
Dividend Payable
12/29/2023
Today
2/23/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
3/07/2024
Fiscal Year End
10/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Rolling, drawing, & extruding of nonferrous metals
Sub-Industry
Building Products
CUSIP
74761910
Employees
3,792
Year Founded
1927

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$35.00
High Stock Price Target
$35.00
Low Stock Price Target
$35.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+3.6%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$82.50 million
Pretax Margin
8.58%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.13 billion
Cash Flow
$4.16 per share
Book Value
$16.54 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
32,392,000
Market Cap
$1.12 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.34

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Key Executives

  • Mr. George L. Wilson (Age 55)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.41M
  • Mr. Scott M. Zuehlke (Age 48)
    Senior VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.24M
  • Mr. Paul B. Cornett (Age 46)
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $999.87k
  • Ms. Kimberley N. Garcia (Age 45)
    VP & Chief HR Officer
    Comp: $518.53k
  • Ms. Karen Ettredge (Age 43)
    VP, Corporate Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Louis F. Ventura
    VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Chris Alderson
    Managing Director of IG International
  • Mr. Bob Daniels
    President of North American Fenestration
  • Mr. Martin Thurley
    Managing Director of Liniar
  • Mr. John Sleva
    President of Quanex Custom Components














NX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Quanex Building Products stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quanex Building Products in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" NX shares.
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What is Quanex Building Products' stock price target for 2024?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Quanex Building Products' stock. Their NX share price targets range from $35.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $35.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have NX shares performed in 2024?

Quanex Building Products' stock was trading at $30.57 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, NX shares have increased by 10.5% and is now trading at $33.77.
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Are investors shorting Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 672,400 shares, an increase of 16.0% from the December 31st total of 579,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 154,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.4 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Quanex Building Products' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2024.
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How can I listen to Quanex Building Products' earnings call?

Quanex Building Products will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, March 8th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) posted its earnings results on Friday, December, 15th. The construction company reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.71 by $0.24. The construction company had revenue of $295.49 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $289.90 million. Quanex Building Products had a net margin of 7.30% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.83%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.75 EPS.

How often does Quanex Building Products pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 13th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 19th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 18th.
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Is Quanex Building Products a good dividend stock?

Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.95%. The dividend payout ratio is 12.80%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, NX will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.64% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What ETFs hold Quanex Building Products' stock?
What guidance has Quanex Building Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quanex Building Products updated its first quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, December, 15th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $230.5 million-$235.7 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $260.8 million.

What is Bill Griffiths' approval rating as Quanex Building Products' CEO?

24 employees have rated Quanex Building Products Chief Executive Officer Bill Griffiths on Glassdoor.com. Bill Griffiths has an approval rating of 65% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Quanex Building Products own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Quanex Building Products investors own include Fastenal (FAST), Santander Consumer USA (SC), Veeva Systems (VEEV), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cara Therapeutics (CARA), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (AUPH) and Broadcom (AVGO).

Who are Quanex Building Products' major shareholders?

Quanex Building Products' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.22%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (10.80%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.86%), LSV Asset Management (2.79%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (2.40%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.54%). Insiders that own company stock include Curtis M Stevens, George Laverne Wilson, Jason Lippert, Meredith W Mendes, Paul Cornett, Susan F Davis and William C Griffiths.
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How do I buy shares of Quanex Building Products?

Shares of NX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Quanex Building Products have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Quanex Building Products: Alumco Inc., Brentwood Acquisition Corp., Edgetech (UK) LTD., Edgetech Europe GmbH, Flamstead Holdings Limited, HL Plastics, Liniar Ltd., Mikron Industries Inc., Mikron Washington LLC, Primewood Inc., Quanex Homeshield LLC, Quanex IG Systems, Quanex IG Systems Inc., Quanex North American Cabinet Components Inc., Quanex North American Fenestration Inc., Woodcraft Industries, and Woodcraft Industries Inc..
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This page (NYSE:NX) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff