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

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$13.77 +0.03 (+0.22 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 02:34 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.77
Today's Range$13.72 - $14.07
52-Week Range$10.70 - $24.00
Volume13,154 shs
Average Volume288,570 shs
Market Capitalization$447.24 million
P/E Ratio21.42
Dividend Yield2.40%
Beta0.91
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 Ratio0.53
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.42
Forward P/E Ratio14.20
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$889.78 million
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$2.1857 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.30
Book Value$11.21 per share
Price / Book1.23

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.65
Net Income$26.32 million
Net Margins2.96%
Return on Equity5.40%
Return on Assets2.96%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,818
Outstanding Shares33,500,000
Market Cap$447.24 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 14th. View Quanex Building Products' Dividend History.

How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, December, 10th. The construction company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.21. The construction company had revenue of $244 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $246.16 million. Quanex Building Products had a net margin of 2.96% and a return on equity of 5.40%. The business's revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.37 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 Monday, March 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Quanex Building Products.

What guidance has Quanex Building Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quanex Building Products issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, December, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $925.376-943.172 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $923.74 million.

What price target have analysts set for NX?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Quanex Building Products' stock. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Quanex Building Products' share price to reach $20.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Quanex Building Products.

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

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quanex Building Products in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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?

Media stories about NX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Quanex Building Products earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate 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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.55%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.95%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.50%) and Royce & Associates LP (2.27%). 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 Marshall Wace North America L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Citadel Advisors LLC, Crestline Management LP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Fisher Asset Management LLC and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Quanex Building Products company stock in the last year include Brent L Korb, Dewayne Williams, Joseph D Rupp 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 Wells Fargo & Company MN, Marshall Wace LLP, WINTON GROUP Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Systematic Financial Management LP. 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 $13.77.

How big of a company is Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $447.24 million and generates $889.78 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $26.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.65 on an earnings per share basis. Quanex Building Products employs 3,818 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:  222 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  464
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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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