American Woodmark (NASDAQ:AMWD) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The company reported $0.84 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.88 by ($0.04), Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $292.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $276.60 million. American Woodmark had a net margin of 6.98% and a return on equity of 20.56%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 17.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.89 earnings per share.

American Woodmark (NASDAQ AMWD) traded up $1.40 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $121.75. The company had a trading volume of 508,871 shares, compared to its average volume of 122,094. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,130.99, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.47 and a beta of 1.59. The company has a quick ratio of 2.95, a current ratio of 3.41 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04. American Woodmark has a fifty-two week low of $78.75 and a fifty-two week high of $148.44.

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Several equities analysts recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded American Woodmark from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. BidaskClub raised shares of American Woodmark from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Robert W. Baird upped their price target on shares of American Woodmark from $108.00 to $142.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, December 4th. Finally, Longbow Research raised shares of American Woodmark from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $140.00.

In other American Woodmark news, insider Steven Cary Dunston sold 500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $129.65, for a total transaction of $64,825.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 47,109 shares in the company, valued at approximately $6,107,681.85. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, major shareholder William F. Brandt sold 9,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $129.02, for a total value of $1,161,180.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 1,782,245 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $229,945,249.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 47,000 shares of company stock valued at $6,153,810 over the last 90 days. 1.10% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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American Woodmark Company Profile

American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets. The Company offers framed stock cabinets in approximately 500 different cabinet lines, ranging in price from relatively inexpensive to medium-priced styles. Styles vary by design and color from natural wood finishes to low-pressure laminate surfaces.

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