Quanex Building Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.75 (+3.11 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 03:59 PM ET)
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Volume10,764 shs
Average Volume200,264 shs
Market Capitalization$836.54 million
P/E Ratio14.82
Dividend Yield1.33%
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About Quanex Building Products

Quanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the fenestration industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: North American Fenestration, European Fenestration, 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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2.12 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

42nd out of 215 stocks

Rolling, Drawing, & Extruding Of Nonferrous Metals Industry

2nd out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Quanex Building Products a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quanex Building Products in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Quanex Building Products stock.
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Are investors shorting Quanex Building Products?

Quanex Building Products saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,110,000 shares, a decline of 21.3% from the May 31st total of 1,410,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 177,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.3 days. Currently, 3.4% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Quanex Building Products' next earnings date?

Quanex Building Products is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 2nd 2021.
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How were Quanex Building Products' earnings last quarter?

Quanex Building Products Co. (NYSE:NX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 2nd. The construction company reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.13. The construction company had revenue of $270.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $230.40 million. Quanex Building Products had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.44% and a net margin of 5.72%. The firm's revenue was up 44.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.19 EPS.
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How has Quanex Building Products' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Quanex Building Products' stock was trading at $14.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NX stock has increased by 69.5% and is now trading at $24.90.
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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, May 27th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 14th.
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Is Quanex Building Products a good dividend stock?

Quanex Building Products pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.33%. Quanex Building Products does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Quanex Building Products is 25.81%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Quanex Building Products will have a dividend payout ratio of 15.92% next year. This indicates that Quanex Building Products will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Quanex Building Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quanex Building Products updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.04 billion-$1.06 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $955.98 million.

Who are Quanex Building Products' key executives?

Quanex Building Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Griffiths, Exec. Chairman (Age 69, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. George L. Wilson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Scott M. Zuehlke, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 45, Pay $565.17k)
  • Mr. Mark A. Livingston, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 58, Pay $400.25k)
  • Mr. Paul B. Cornett, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 43, Pay $514.88k)
  • Mr. Vince Warne, Director of Technical Services
  • Mr. Chris Alderson, Managing Director of UK & Asia Pacific- Edgetech UK
  • Mr. Bob Daniels, Pres of North American Fenestration
  • Mr. John Sleva, Pres of North American Cabinet Components
  • Mr. Martin Thurley, Chief Exec. Officer of Liniar HL Plastics

What is Bill Griffiths' approval rating as Quanex Building Products' CEO?

24 employees have rated Quanex Building Products CEO Bill Griffiths on Glassdoor.com. Bill Griffiths has an approval rating of 65% among Quanex Building Products' employees.

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 Fastenal (FAST), Santander Consumer USA (SC), Veeva Systems (VEEV), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cara Therapeutics (CARA), (CGC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (AUPH) and Broadcom (AVGO).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. (0.46%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%) and Vivid Financial Management Inc. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Quanex Building Products stock include Curtis M Stevens, George Laverne Wilson, Joseph D Rupp, Kevin P Delaney, Paul Cornett, Scott M Zuehlke, Susan F Davis and William C Griffiths.
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Which institutional investors are selling Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hillsdale Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Quanex Building Products company stock in the last year include Curtis M Stevens, George Laverne Wilson, Joseph D Rupp, Scott M Zuehlke, Susan F Davis, and William C Griffiths.
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Which institutional investors are buying Quanex Building Products stock?

NX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vivid Financial Management Inc., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Quanex Building Products' stock price today?

One share of NX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.90.

How much money does Quanex Building Products make?

Quanex Building Products has a market capitalization of $836.54 million and generates $851.57 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $38.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Quanex Building Products have?

Quanex Building Products employs 3,767 workers across the globe.

When was Quanex Building Products founded?

Quanex Building Products was founded in 1927.

What is Quanex Building Products' official website?

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

Where are Quanex Building Products' headquarters?

Quanex Building Products is headquartered at 1800 West Loop South Suite 1500, Houston TX, 77027.

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 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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