Quanex Building Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.40 (-1.79 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume241,519 shs
Average Volume195,290 shs
Market Capitalization$737.48 million
P/E Ratio12.50
Dividend Yield1.43%
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About Quanex Building Products

Quanex Building Products Corp. engages in the manufacture of components sold to original equipment manufacturers in the building products industry. It also designs and produces energy-efficient fenestration products in addition to kitchen and bath cabinet components. The firm operates through the following segments: North American Engineered Components, European Engineered Components, North American Cabinet Components, Unallocated Corporate and Other. The North American Engineered Components segment focuses on vinyl profiles, insulating glass spacers, screens and other fenestration components. The European Engineered Components segment comprises United Kingdom-based vinyl extrusion business, manufacturing vinyl profiles and conservatories, and the European insulating glass business manufacturing spacers. The North American Cabinet Components segment includes woodcraft. The Unallocated Corporate and Other segment comprises transaction expenses, stock-based compensation, long-term incentive awards based on the performance of its common stock and other factors, certain severance and legal costs not deemed to be allocable to all segments, depreciation of corporate assets, interest expe


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2.34 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

48th out of 137 stocks

Rolling, Drawing, & Extruding Of Nonferrous Metals Industry

3rd out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,360,000 shares, an increase of 14.3% from the July 15th total of 1,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 159,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 8.5 days. Approximately 4.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Quanex Building Products' next earnings date?

Quanex Building Products is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 9th 2021.
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How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 1st. The construction company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.02. The construction company had revenue of $279.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $272.81 million. Quanex Building Products had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.58% and a net margin of 5.62%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 32.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.34 EPS.
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How has Quanex Building Products' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Quanex Building Products' stock was trading at $14.69 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NX stock has increased by 49.8% and is now trading at $22.00.
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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 Friday, August 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Thursday, September 30th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 15th.
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Is Quanex Building Products a good dividend stock?

Quanex Building Products pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.43%. The dividend payout ratio of Quanex Building Products is 25.81%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Quanex Building Products will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.33% next year. This indicates that Quanex Building Products will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Quanex Building Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quanex Building Products updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.04 billion-$1.06 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.05 billion.

Who are Quanex Building Products' key executives?

Quanex Building Products' management team includes the following people:
  • George L. Wilson, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Scott M. Zuehlke, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
  • Paul B. Cornett, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Mark A. Livingston, Chief Accounting Officer & Vice President
  • Erin Johnson, Marketing Director

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

24 employees have rated Quanex Building Products CEO Bill Griffiths on Glassdoor.com. Bill Griffiths has an approval rating of 65% among Quanex Building Products' employees.

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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), (CGC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (AUPH) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is Quanex Building Products' stock symbol?

Quanex Building Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NX."

Who are Quanex Building Products' major shareholders?

Quanex Building Products' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.75%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (9.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.29%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.57%) and State Street Corp (3.47%). Company insiders that own Quanex Building Products stock include Curtis M Stevens, George Laverne Wilson, Joseph D Rupp, Kevin P Delaney, Paul Cornett, Scott M Zuehlke, Susan F Davis and William C Griffiths.
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Which institutional investors are selling Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold Quanex Building Products company stock in the last year include Curtis M Stevens, George Laverne Wilson, Joseph D Rupp, Scott M Zuehlke, Susan F Davis, and William C Griffiths.
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Which institutional investors are buying Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Systematic Financial Management LP, Invesco Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Impax Asset Management Group plc, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Quanex Building Products?

Shares of NX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Quanex Building Products' stock price today?

One share of NX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.00.

How much money does Quanex Building Products make?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $737.48 million and generates $851.57 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $38.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Quanex Building Products have?

Quanex Building Products employs 3,767 workers across the globe.

When was Quanex Building Products founded?

Quanex Building Products was founded in 1927.

What is Quanex Building Products' official website?

The official website for Quanex Building Products is www.quanex.com.

Where are Quanex Building Products' headquarters?

Quanex Building Products is headquartered at 1800 West Loop South Suite 1500, Houston TX, 77027.

How can I contact Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products' mailing address is 1800 West Loop South Suite 1500, Houston TX, 77027. The construction company can be reached via phone at (713) 961-4600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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