NYSE:NX - Quanex Building Products Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.00 +0.05 (+0.29 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 10:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.95
Today's Range$16.95 - $17.25
52-Week Range$16.00 - $24.60
Volume5,380 shs
Average Volume197,904 shs
Market Capitalization$583.76 million
P/E Ratio22.08
Dividend Yield0.96%
Quanex Building Products logoQuanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the fenestration industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: North American Engineered Components, European Engineered Components, and North American Cabinet Components. The company offers flexible insulating glass spacers; extruded vinyl profiles; window and door screens; cabinet doors and other components for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the kitchen and bathroom cabinet industry; and precision-formed metal and wood products, as well as solar panel sealants, trim moldings, vinyl decking and fencing products, 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. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Rolling, drawing, & extruding of nonferrous metals
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.50
Current Ratio1.93
Quick Ratio0.98


Trailing P/E Ratio22.08
Forward P/E Ratio19.32
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$866.55 million
Price / Sales0.69
Cash Flow$2.5037 per share
Price / Cash6.79
Book Value$11.81 per share
Price / Book1.44


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.77
Net Income$18.68 million
Net Margins3.46%
Return on Equity6.77%
Return on Assets3.60%


Outstanding Shares35,060,000
Market Cap$583.76 million

Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Quanex Building Products' stock symbol?

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

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 Monday, June 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.04 per share on Saturday, June 30th. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View Quanex Building Products' Dividend History.

How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June, 4th. The construction company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.03. The construction company had revenue of $214 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $212.86 million. Quanex Building Products had a net margin of 3.46% and a return on equity of 6.77%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.11 EPS. View Quanex Building Products' Earnings History.

When is Quanex Building Products' next earnings date?

Quanex Building Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Quanex Building Products.

What price target have analysts set for NX?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Quanex Building Products' shares. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Quanex Building Products' share price to reach $25.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Quanex Building Products.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Quanex Building Products?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quanex Building Products in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Quanex Building Products.

Who are some of Quanex Building Products' key competitors?

Who are Quanex Building Products' key executives?

Quanex Building Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William C. Griffiths, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Brent L. Korb, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 45)
  • Mr. George L. Wilson, VP & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Delaney, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Vince Warne, Director of Technical Services

Has Quanex Building Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Quanex Building Products earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the construction company an impact score of 46.23 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Quanex Building Products.

Who are Quanex Building Products' major shareholders?

Quanex Building Products' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.36%), Cooke & Bieler LP (7.59%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.47%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.53%) and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.32%). Company insiders that own Quanex Building Products stock include Brent L Korb, Dewayne Williams, Joseph D Rupp, Kevin P Delaney and Susan F Davis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Quanex Building Products.

Which major investors are selling Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Arizona State Retirement System and TD Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Quanex Building Products company stock in the last year include Brent L Korb, Dewayne Williams, Joseph D Rupp, Kevin P Delaney and Susan F Davis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quanex Building Products.

Which major investors are buying Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Cooke & Bieler LP, Royce & Associates LP, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Millennium Management LLC and Altshuler Shaham Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quanex Building Products.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Quanex Building Products' stock price today?

One share of NX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.00.

How big of a company is Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $583.76 million and generates $866.55 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $18.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 on an earnings per share basis. Quanex Building Products employs 3,954 workers across the globe.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  202 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  223 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  425
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quanex Building Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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