About Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX)
Quanex Building Products Corporation manufactures components for original equipment manufacturers (OEM) in the building products industry. The Company's components can be categorized as window and door (fenestration) components, and kitchen and bath cabinet components. The Company operates through three segments: North American Engineered Components (NA Engineered Components), which consists of four operating segments primarily focused on the fenestration market in North America manufacturing vinyl profiles, insulating glass (IG) spacers, screens and other fenestration components; European Engineered Components (EU Engineered Components), which consists of the United Kingdom-based vinyl extrusion business, manufacturing vinyl profiles and conservatories, and the European insulating glass business manufacturing IG spacers, and North American Cabinet Components (NA Cabinet Components), which consists of the North American cabinet door and components business.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry BUILDING PRODS
Trailing P/E Ratio23.3974358974359
Forward P/E Ratio19.52
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$866.55 million
Price / Sales0.73
Cash Flow$2.48 per share
Price / Cash7.32
Book Value$12.06 per share
Price / Book1.50
Net Income$18.68 million
Return on Equity6.72%
Return on Assets3.45%
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, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.04 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 14th. View Quanex Building Products' Dividend History.
How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?
Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) announced its earnings results on Monday, March, 5th. The construction company reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.10) by $0.06. The construction company had revenue of $191.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $189.95 million. Quanex Building Products had a net margin of 3.17% and a return on equity of 6.72%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.04) earnings per share. View Quanex Building Products' Earnings History.
When will Quanex Building Products make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Quanex Building Products' stock going? Where will Quanex Building Products' stock price be in 2018?
3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Quanex Building Products' stock. 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. View Analyst Ratings for Quanex Building Products.
Are investors shorting Quanex Building Products?
Quanex Building Products saw a drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,129,892 shares, a drop of 37.9% from the January 31st total of 1,819,963 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 177,509 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.4 days. Approximately 3.3% of the shares of the company are sold short.
Who are some of Quanex Building Products' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Quanex Building Products include NCI Building Systems (NCS), Gibraltar Industries (ROCK), U.S. Concrete (USCR), Continental Building Products (CBPX), Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. American Depositary Shares (Each representing five ) (CPAC), PGT Innovations (PGTI), Aegion (AEGN), Caesarstone (CSTE), Foundation Building Materials (FBM), Argan (AGX), Forterra (FRTA), Armstrong Flooring (AFI), BlueLinx (BXC), Grana y Montero SAA (GRAM), New Home (NWHM), LSI Industries (LYTS), Aspen Aerogels (ASPN) and Revolution Lighting Technologies (RVLT).
Who are Quanex Building Products' key executives?
Quanex Building Products' management team includes the folowing people:
- William C. Griffiths, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 66)
- Brent L. Korb, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance (Age 45)
- George Laverne Wilson, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President (Age 49)
- Kevin P. Delaney, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 56)
- Scott M. Zuehlke, Vice President - Investor Relations, Treasurer (Age 41)
- Joseph D. Rupp, Lead Independent Director (Age 67)
- Robert R. Buck, Independent Director (Age 70)
- Susan F. Davis, Independent Director (Age 64)
- LeRoy D. Nosbaum, Independent Director (Age 71)
- Curtis M. Stevens, Independent Director (Age 65)
Has Quanex Building Products been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about NX stock have been trending positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Quanex Building Products earned a news impact score of 0.29 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the construction company an impact score of 48.08 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
Who are Quanex Building Products' major shareholders?
Quanex Building Products' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.60%), Cooke & Bieler LP (6.66%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.38%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.43%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.16%) and Royce & Associates LP (1.91%). 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 Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Lapides Asset Management LLC, Falcon Point Capital LLC, Keybank National Association OH and KBC Group NV. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Arizona State Retirement System and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC. 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 $18.15.
How big of a company is Quanex Building Products?
Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $629.52 million and generates $866.55 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $18.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.78 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]
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Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|3/5/2018||Q1 2018||($0.10)||($0.04)||$189.95 million||$191.70 million||View||Listen|
|12/11/2017||Q4 2017||$0.29||$0.37||$232.47 million||$233.00 million||View||Listen|
|9/6/2017||Q3 2017||$0.34||$0.33||$235.45 million||$229.40 million||View||Listen|
|5/30/2017||Q2 17||$0.05||$0.11||$205.27 million||$209.10 million||View||N/A|
|3/6/2017||Q1 2017||($0.05)||($0.04)||$189.63 million||$195.10 million||View||Listen|
|12/15/2016||Q4 2016||$0.37||$0.45||$253.00 million||$249.17 million||View||Listen|
|9/6/2016||Q3||$0.29||$0.30||$256.07 million||$248.09 million||View||Listen|
|5/31/2016||Q2||$0.09||$0.10||$230.65 million||$229.46 million||View||Listen|
|3/7/2016||Q1||($0.12)||($0.02)||$199.62 million||$201.50 million||View||Listen|
|12/14/2015||Q415||$0.25||$0.32||$200.11 million||$195.50 million||View||N/A|
|9/9/2015||Q315||$0.19||$0.28||$186.78 million||$180.21 million||View||N/A|
|6/3/2015||Q215||$0.01||$0.07||$143.45 million||$141.97 million||View||N/A|
|3/3/2015||Q115||($0.14)||($0.09)||$126.20 million||$128.00 million||View||N/A|
|12/12/2014||Q414||$0.19||$0.08||$173.45 million||$163.82 million||View||N/A|
|9/9/2014||Q314||$0.20||$0.23||$166.06 million||$170.00 million||View||N/A|
|6/5/2014||Q214||$0.01||($0.04)||$133.80 million||$135.00 million||View||N/A|
|3/6/2014||Q114||($0.10)||($0.11)||$201.57 million||$202.38 million||View||N/A|
|12/18/2013||Q4||$0.15||$0.28||$264.56 million||$275.00 million||View||Listen|
|9/4/2013||Q3 2013||$0.11||$0.13||$265.21 million||$259.20 million||View||Listen|
|6/7/2013||Q2 2013||($0.08)||($0.20)||$225.42 million||$232.50 million||View||N/A|
|3/7/2013||Q1 2013||($0.07)||($0.17)||$175.08 million||$185.70 million||View||N/A|
|12/21/2012||Q4 2012||$0.21||$0.05||$242.53 million||$235.00 million||View||Listen|
|9/4/2012||Q312||$0.22||$0.04||$249.84 million||$237.90 million||View||N/A|
Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Earnings Estimates
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.87
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.06
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||10.10% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||20.51% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
17.20% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
15.09% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.59%
Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|3/15/2018||Joseph D Rupp||Director||Sell||10,000||$17.71||$177,100.00||10,000|| |
|1/10/2018||Susan F Davis||Director||Sell||10,421||$22.47||$234,159.87||35,603|| |
|1/4/2018||Susan F Davis||Director||Sell||10,000||$22.77||$227,700.00||35,182|| |
|12/20/2017||Dewayne Williams||VP||Sell||8,100||$23.36||$189,216.00||16,672|| |
|12/15/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||50,400||$24.02||$1,210,608.00||111,527|| |
|9/25/2017||Brent L Korb||VP||Sell||17,500||$21.15||$370,125.00||94,679|| |
|7/3/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||21,275||$21.16||$450,179.00||103,963|| |
|6/29/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||13,642||$21.01||$286,618.42||111,991|| |
|6/26/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||221||$21.02||$4,645.42||103,992|| |
|6/20/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||59,700||$21.35||$1,274,595.00||133,471|| |
|6/15/2017||Kevin P Delaney||SVP||Sell||9,971||$21.53||$214,675.63||113,442|| |
|3/10/2016||Scott M Zuehlke||VP||Buy||610||$16.30||$9,943.00||5,310|| |
|9/14/2015||Leroy D. Nosbaum||Director||Buy||2,500||$19.70||$49,250.00||2,500|| |
Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX) News Headlines
|$213.64 Million in Sales Expected for Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 9:50 AM
|Insider Selling: Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Director Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 4:16 PM
|$0.14 EPS Expected for Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 3:04 AM
|Is It Too Late To Buy Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX)?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 10:39 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 3:42 AM
|KeyCorp Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Quanex Building Products Co. (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 3:04 AM
|KeyCorp Comments on Quanex Building Products Co.'s Q3 2018 Earnings (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 9:16 AM
|Wedbush Weighs in on Quanex Building Products Co.'s Q2 2018 Earnings (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 8:27 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Short Interest Update|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 2:38 AM
|Quanex Building Products (NX) Stock Rating Lowered by TheStreet|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 7 at 2:40 PM
|Quanex Building Products to Participate in the Seaport Global Transports & Industrials Conference|
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 10:48 AM
|Kennedy Capital Management Inc. Has $9.01 Million Holdings in Quanex Building Products Co. (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 1:09 PM
|Quanex Building Products beats by $0.06, beats on revenue|
seekingalpha.com - March 6 at 10:33 AM
|Quanex posts 1Q profit|
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:33 AM
|Quanex Building Products Corporation to Host Earnings Call|
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:33 AM
|Quanex Building Products (NX) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 6:10 PM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.04|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 4:54 PM
|Is Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) A Financially Sound Company?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 11:07 AM
| Analysts Anticipate Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $189.35 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 12:34 PM
|Citadel Advisors LLC Sells 4,529 Shares of Quanex Building Products Co. (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 5:32 AM
|Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Quanex Building Products Co. Cut by Analyst (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 8:42 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.04 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 3:20 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. Forecasted to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.18 Per Share (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 9:08 AM
|Quanex Building Products (NX) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 3:56 AM
|Quanex Building Products Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule|
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 10:32 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 17 at 3:20 AM
|Quanex Building Products (NX) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 6:26 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $193.30 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 5:30 AM
|-$0.04 EPS Expected for Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 9:08 AM
|Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $193.30 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 5:44 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.04 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 11:44 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 23 at 3:46 AM
|$193.30 Million in Sales Expected for Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 2:08 PM
|Susan F. Davis Sells 10,421 Shares of Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 12:36 AM
|Free Post Earnings Research Report: Quanex’s Adjusted EPS Beat Expectations|
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:04 AM
|Susan F. Davis Sells 10,000 Shares of Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 6:32 PM
|Will Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?|
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 4:27 PM
|Quanex Building Products to Participate in the 18th Annual CJS Securities “New Ideas for the New Year” Conference|
finance.yahoo.com - January 2 at 5:38 PM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 29 at 3:56 AM
|Zacks: Brokerages Expect Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $193.30 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 26 at 8:28 AM
|Quanex Building Products Co. (NX) VP Sells $189,216.00 in Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 5:54 PM
|Quanex Building Products Corporation (NX) Forecasted to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of ($0.09) Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 10:52 AM
|Quanex Building Products Corporation Forecasted to Earn Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.19 Per Share (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 2:34 PM
|Quanex Building Products Corp. : NX-US: Dividend Analysis : December 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 18, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 4:42 PM
|Quanex Building Products (NX) Stock Rating Lowered by Wedbush|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 8:58 AM
|Research Analysts Set Expectations for Quanex Building Products Corporation's Q2 2018 Earnings (NX)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 7:36 AM
|Zacks Investment Research Lowers Quanex Building Products (NX) to Sell|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 10:38 AM
|Kevin P. Delaney Sells 50,400 Shares of Quanex Building Products Corporation (NX) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 5:44 PM
|Quanex Building (NX) Hits 52-Week High on Upbeat FY18 View|
www.zacks.com - December 15 at 5:01 PM
|ETFs with exposure to Quanex Building Products Corp. : December 15, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 5:00 PM
Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) SEC Filings
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Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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