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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AMWD. The maximum price target given was 102, implying a possible profit of 3.76 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 102, implying a possible loss of 3.76 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 1.86 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.82 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

AMWD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 12.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AMWD is 1.75.

AMWD has traded between a high of 107.30 and a low of 69.65 over the past year. Currently the stock is 41.13 percent higher than its low, and 8.39 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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.