Analyst Ratings for American Woodmark Corp. (AMWD)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Analysts covering American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, AMWD received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 3 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AMWD. The most optimistic price target was 102, which equates to a potential upside of 3.76 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 102, implying potential capital losses of 3.76 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 1.86 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.82 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

AMWD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 12.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. AMWD has a PEG ratio of 1.75.

In the last 52-weeks, AMWD has achieved a high of 107.30 and a low of 69.65. Currently the stock is 41.13 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 8.39 percent. AMWD has a price/earnings ratio of 22.65. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AMWD value stock report compares AMWD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.6 billion. AMWD will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.