Shares of CSW Industrials, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSWI) have received an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation.

Analysts have set a twelve-month consensus price objective of $60.00 for the company and are anticipating that the company will post $0.29 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given CSW Industrials an industry rank of 111 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $60.00 price target (up previously from $48.00) on shares of CSW Industrials in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. FBR & Co reissued a “buy” rating on shares of CSW Industrials in a report on Friday, September 22nd. BidaskClub raised shares of CSW Industrials from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CSW Industrials from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of CSWI. IFP Advisors Inc purchased a new stake in shares of CSW Industrials in the 2nd quarter valued at $104,000. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in shares of CSW Industrials in the 3rd quarter valued at $129,000. Acrospire Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of CSW Industrials by 92.1% in the 2nd quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 4,187 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $162,000 after purchasing an additional 2,007 shares in the last quarter. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of CSW Industrials in the 2nd quarter valued at $186,000. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of CSW Industrials in the 2nd quarter valued at $208,000. 67.84% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

CSW Industrials (CSWI) opened at $47.35 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $756.17 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.45. CSW Industrials has a twelve month low of $34.05 and a twelve month high of $50.00. The company has a quick ratio of 2.06, a current ratio of 3.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.18.

CSW Industrials (NASDAQ:CSWI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $90.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $91.52 million. CSW Industrials had a net margin of 5.39% and a return on equity of 10.77%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.48 EPS. equities research analysts expect that CSW Industrials will post 1.99 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About CSW Industrials

CSW Industrials, Inc (CSWI) is a diversified industrial growth company. The Company operates through three segments: Industrial Products; Coatings, Sealants & Adhesives, and Specialty Chemicals. The Industrial Products segment consists of specialty mechanical products; fire and smoke protection products; architecturally specified building products, and storage, filtration and application equipment.

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