Analysts Set American Woodmark Co. (NASDAQ:AMWD) PT at $95.75

Shares of American Woodmark Co. (NASDAQ:AMWDGet Free Report) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the five research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $95.75.

Several analysts have recently commented on AMWD shares. Robert W. Baird lowered their target price on shares of American Woodmark from $122.00 to $116.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Friday, May 24th. StockNews.com lowered shares of American Woodmark from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, March 9th. Finally, Loop Capital reduced their price target on shares of American Woodmark from $112.00 to $100.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, May 24th.

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Insider Activity at American Woodmark

In other American Woodmark news, Director Philip D. Fracassa bought 600 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 30th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $86.66 per share, for a total transaction of $51,996.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $51,996. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. 1.00% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On American Woodmark

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale boosted its position in American Woodmark by 67.9% during the first quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 932 shares of the company’s stock worth $94,000 after purchasing an additional 377 shares during the period. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD boosted its position in American Woodmark by 3.5% during the first quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 12,359 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,257,000 after purchasing an additional 423 shares during the period. Lazard Asset Management LLC boosted its position in American Woodmark by 155.3% during the first quarter. Lazard Asset Management LLC now owns 7,671 shares of the company’s stock worth $779,000 after purchasing an additional 4,666 shares during the period. Quadrature Capital Ltd bought a new position in American Woodmark during the first quarter worth about $561,000. Finally, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of American Woodmark by 66.6% in the first quarter. Keeley Teton Advisors LLC now owns 23,964 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,436,000 after acquiring an additional 9,576 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 95.47% of the company’s stock.

American Woodmark Stock Performance

AMWD opened at $81.11 on Thursday. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $90.84 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $92.64. The company has a market cap of $1.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.36 and a beta of 1.67. The company has a current ratio of 2.06, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41. American Woodmark has a 1-year low of $65.01 and a 1-year high of $104.28.

American Woodmark (NASDAQ:AMWDGet Free Report) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 23rd. The company reported $1.70 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.75 by ($0.05). The firm had revenue of $453.28 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $437.80 million. American Woodmark had a net margin of 6.29% and a return on equity of 15.43%. On average, analysts expect that American Woodmark will post 8.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

American Woodmark Company Profile

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American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen, bath, office, home organization, and hardware products for the remodelling and new home construction markets in the United States. The company offers made-to-order and cash and carry products. It also provides turnkey installation services to its direct builder customers through a network of eight service centers.

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