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.

Several price targets were given for AMWD by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 102, implying a possible profit of 3.76 percent. The minimum price target given was 102, implying potential capital losses of 3.76 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 1.86 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.82 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of AMWD to grow at a rate of 12.91 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. AMWD has a PEG ratio of 1.75.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AMWD hit 107.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 69.65. Today's price is 41.13 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 8.39 percent. AMWD has a P/E 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 market cap of AMWD is $1.6 billion. AMWD's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.