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NYSE:NXQuanex Building Products Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.52 (+3.94 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.73
50-Day Range
MA: $11.44
52-Week Range
Now: $13.73
Volume125,200 shs
Average Volume260,554 shs
Market Capitalization$452.38 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.33%
Quanex 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, 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. It also provides various non-fenestration components and products, including solar panel sealants, trim moldings, vinyl decking, fencing, water retention barriers, and conservatory roof components. The company 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 headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$893.84 million
Cash Flow$4.87 per share
Book Value$9.96 per share


Net Income$-46,730,000.00


Market Cap$452.38 million
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Quanex Building Products' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Quanex Building Products' stock was trading at $14.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NX shares have decreased by 6.5% and is now trading at $13.73. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Quanex Building Products.

How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 4th. The construction company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.14. The construction company had revenue of $187.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $189.80 million. Quanex Building Products had a negative net margin of 4.82% and a positive return on equity of 10.18%. The business's revenue was down 14.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.19 EPS. View Quanex Building Products' earnings history.

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 9th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.33%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 16th. View Quanex Building Products' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for NX?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Quanex Building Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Quanex Building Products' share price to reach $16.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Quanex Building Products.

Has Quanex Building Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about NX stock have trended negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Quanex Building Products earned a coverage optimism score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutQuanex Building Products.

Are investors shorting Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products saw a drop in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,130,000 shares, a drop of 5.0% from the April 30th total of 1,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 260,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.3 days. Approximately 3.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Quanex Building Products' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Quanex Building Products' key competitors?

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 Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI), Fastenal (FAST), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Cara Therapeutics (CARA), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and General Motors (GM).

Who are Quanex Building Products' key executives?

Quanex Building Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Griffiths, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Brent L. Korb, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. George L. Wilson, VP & COO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Scott M. Zuehlke, VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Delaney, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)

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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.92%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (6.95%), Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (3.60%), State Street Corp (3.34%), Systematic Financial Management LP (2.23%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.05%). Company insiders that own Quanex Building Products stock include Brent L Korb, Joseph D Rupp, Kevin P Delaney, Paul Cornett and Susan F Davis. View institutional ownership trends for Quanex Building Products.

Which institutional investors are selling Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deutsche Bank AG, BlackRock Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, UBS Group AG, Geode Capital Management LLC, and KBC Group NV. Company insiders that have sold Quanex Building Products company stock in the last year include Kevin P Delaney, Paul Cornett, and Susan F Davis. View insider buying and selling activity for Quanex Building Products.

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, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, AJO LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Quanex Building Products' stock price today?

One share of NX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.73.

How big of a company is Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $452.38 million and generates $893.84 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $-46,730,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.95 on an earnings per share basis. Quanex Building Products employs 3,632 workers across the globe.

What is Quanex Building Products' official website?

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

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 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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