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

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$15.61 -0.13 (-0.83 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 06:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.74
Today's Range$15.46 - $15.79
52-Week Range$14.68 - $24.60
Volume307,414 shs
Average Volume185,312 shs
Market Capitalization$548.92 million
P/E Ratio20.27
Dividend Yield2.05%
Beta0.89
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; 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
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNYSE:NX
Previous Symbol
CUSIP74761910
Phone713-961-4600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46
Current Ratio1.98
Quick Ratio1.07

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.27
Forward P/E Ratio18.81
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$866.55 million
Price / Sales0.63
Cash Flow$2.4544 per share
Price / Cash6.36
Book Value$11.81 per share
Price / Book1.32

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.77
Net Income$18.68 million
Net Margins3.48%
Return on Equity6.67%
Return on Assets3.65%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,954
Outstanding Shares35,170,000
Market Cap$548.92 million
OptionableOptionable

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 Thursday, September 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. This is a boost from Quanex Building Products's previous quarterly dividend of $0.04. 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 Thursday, September, 6th. The construction company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The construction company earned $239.82 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $237.92 million. Quanex Building Products had a return on equity of 6.67% and a net margin of 3.48%. Quanex Building Products's revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.33 earnings per share. 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 Monday, December 10th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Quanex Building Products.

What price target have analysts set for NX?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Quanex Building Products' shares. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Quanex Building Products' share price to reach $25.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 60.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Quanex Building Products.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quanex Building Products in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Quanex Building Products.

Has Quanex Building Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about NX stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Quanex Building Products earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the construction company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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

Who are Quanex Building Products' major shareholders?

Quanex Building Products' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.50%), Royce & Associates LP (2.27%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.18%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.13%). 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, Citadel Advisors LLC, Crestline Management LP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Credit Suisse AG and WealthTrust Fairport LLC. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, WINTON GROUP Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Algert Global 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 $15.61.

How big of a company is Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $548.92 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.

What is Quanex Building Products' official website?

The official website for Quanex Building Products is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Quanex Building Products (NYSE NX)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  217 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  455
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 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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