American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD) major shareholder William F. Brandt sold 1,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $96.55, for a total value of $144,825.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 1,835,745 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $177,241,179.75. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Shares of American Woodmark Corporation (AMWD) traded down $2.85 on Friday, hitting $92.75. The company had a trading volume of 27,741 shares, compared to its average volume of 78,417. The stock has a market cap of $1,520.18, a PE ratio of 21.51 and a beta of 1.55.

American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August 22nd. The company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.37 by ($0.14). The company had revenue of $276.83 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $278.80 million. American Woodmark Corporation had a net margin of 6.85% and a return on equity of 20.89%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.32 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that American Woodmark Corporation will post 4.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Several analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut American Woodmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. BidaskClub upgraded American Woodmark Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Finally, Zelman & Associates cut American Woodmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of AMWD. Riverhead Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in American Woodmark Corporation by 99.8% in the 2nd quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 1,199 shares of the company’s stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 599 shares in the last quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in American Woodmark Corporation by 78.3% in the 2nd quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 1,394 shares of the company’s stock valued at $133,000 after buying an additional 612 shares in the last quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. grew its holdings in American Woodmark Corporation by 8.7% in the 2nd quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. now owns 1,654 shares of the company’s stock valued at $158,000 after buying an additional 132 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in American Woodmark Corporation in the 2nd quarter valued at $172,000. Finally, Pinebridge Investments L.P. grew its holdings in American Woodmark Corporation by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P. now owns 1,840 shares of the company’s stock valued at $176,000 after buying an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 79.70% of the company’s stock.

About American Woodmark Corporation

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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