Quanex Building Products CORP's stock had its IPO on December 30, 1987, making it an older stock than 89.62% of US equities in our set.
Over the past twelve months, NX has reported earnings growth of -164%, putting it ahead of just 8.94% of US stocks in our set.
Quanex Building Products CORP's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 26.53%, greater than the shareholder yield of 86.5% of stocks in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Quanex Building Products CORP are LUB, AAWW, GSM, UFS, and QRTEA.
Quanex Building Products Corporation (NX) Company Bio
Quanex Building Products is a manufacturer of engineered materials and components for building products sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). Quanex designs and produces energy-efficient window and door products, systems and solutions. The company was founded in 1927 and is based in Houston, Texas.
NX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Quanex Building Products CORP. To summarize, we found that Quanex Building Products CORP ranked in the 78th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 478.83% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Quanex Building Products CORP ended up being:
Quanex Building Products CORP's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than just 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Quanex Building Products CORP's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at -2.52. This coverage rate is greater than that of just 10.65% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 12. This value is greater than 83.71% stocks in the Basic Materials sector that generate free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
CCR, NGVT, ODC, VHI, and CF can be thought of as valuation peers to NX, in the sense that they are in the Basic Materials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.