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Quanex Building Products (NX) Company Profile

Updated May 3, 2019
Quanex Building Products has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Quanex Building Products Corporation
Short Name:Quanex Building Products
Trading Ticker Symbol:NX
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Texas, TX
Primary Industry Sector:Capital Goods
Seconday Sub-sector:Metal Fabrications
Main Business Areas: Capital Goods, Metal Fabrications, Basic Materials, Building Materials
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Quanex Building Products

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Quanex Building Products as of writing:
Current Share Price:$17.24
Previous Year's Closing Price:$13.59
Percentage Price Change (YTD):26.86%
Market Cap:$569.49 million
52-week Price Range:$10.7 - $20.3
Dividend Per Share:$0.24
EPS (TTM):0.51
Price-Earnings (Trailing):33.61
Price-Earnings (Forward):17.59

Company Profile and Business Description for Quanex Building Products

Quanex Building Products Corporation, incorporated on December 12, 2007, manufactures components for original equipment manufacturers (OEM) in the building products industry. The Company's components can be categorized as window and door (fenestration) components, and kitchen and bath cabinet components. The Company operates through three segments: North American Engineered Components (NA Engineered Components), which consists of four operating segments primarily focused on the fenestration market in North America manufacturing vinyl profiles, insulating glass (IG) spacers, screens and other fenestration components; European Engineered Components (EU Engineered Components), which consists of the United Kingdom-based vinyl extrusion business, manufacturing vinyl profiles and conservatories, and the European insulating glass business manufacturing IG spacers, and North American Cabinet Components (NA Cabinet Components), which consists of the North American cabinet door and components business.

The Company's fenestration components include flexible IG spacers, extruded vinyl profiles, window and door screens, and precision-formed metal and wood products. In addition, the Company provides certain other non-fenestration components and products, which include solar panel sealants, wood flooring, trim moldings, vinyl decking, fencing, water retention barriers and conservatory roof components. As of October 31, 2016, the Company operated 41 manufacturing facilities located in 18 states in the United States, five facilities in the United Kingdom, one in Germany, and another in Mexico.

The Company competes with Veka, Deceuninck, Energi, Vision Extrusions, GED Integrated Solutions, Technoform, Swiss Spacer, Thermix, Rite Screen, Allmetal, Endura, Epwin, Synseal, Eurocell, Conestoga, Decore-ative Specialties and Northern Contours.

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