Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE): Price and Financial Metrics

Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE): $174.29

4.61 (+2.72%)

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WIRE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $174.29 52-week high $206.74
Prev. close $169.68 52-week low $94.39
Day low $169.32 Volume 179,100
Day high $175.23 Avg. volume 231,767
50-day MA $166.73 Dividend yield 0.05%
200-day MA $152.48 Market Cap 3.06B

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  • Value is the dimension where WIRE ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.32% of US stocks.
  • WIRE's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • WIRE's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 4.44% of US stocks).

WIRE Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 4.21, ENCORE WIRE CORP P/E ratio is greater than that of about just 8.64% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • For WIRE, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by merely 0.41% of US equities we're observing.
  • WIRE's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 9.23% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to ENCORE WIRE CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be MPX, CPSH, ROCK, NVFY, and SKY.
  • WIRE's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit ENCORE WIRE CORP's official web site, go to www.encorewire.com.

WIRE Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, WIRE's price/sales ratio is 47.37% lower, now standing at 1.
  • WIRE's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 24.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WIRE.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WIRE 2023-05-19 1 1.6 4.4 2.6
WIRE 2023-05-18 1 1.6 4.3 2.6
WIRE 2023-05-17 1 1.6 4.3 2.5
WIRE 2023-05-16 1 1.6 4.3 2.5
WIRE 2023-05-15 1 1.6 4.3 2.5
WIRE 2023-05-12 1 1.6 4.2 2.5

WIRE Growth Metrics

    Its year over year price growth rate is now at 45.91%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 127.35%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 99.05%.
WIRE's revenue has moved up $1,754,474,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows WIRE's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 3,017.555 688.883 717.841
2022-09-30 3,011.522 653.807 705.484
2022-06-30 2,965.479 622.368 689.249
2022-03-31 2,871.652 536.97 661.764
2021-12-31 2,592.721 418.418 541.422
2021-09-30 2,285.691 233.866 423.88

WIRE's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WIRE has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 73.7% of graded US stocks.
  • WIRE's asset turnover comes in at 1.96 -- ranking 2nd of 40 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • MLI, STLD, and MATW are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WIRE.

The table below shows WIRE's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.960 0.302 0.658
2021-06-30 1.813 0.248 0.462
2021-03-31 1.484 0.164 0.193
2020-12-31 1.396 0.152 0.158
2020-09-30 1.341 0.143 0.137
2020-06-30 1.347 0.136 0.129

WIRE Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WIRE, see our WIRE price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $112.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.25 (Strong Buy)

Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE) Company Bio

Encore Wire Corporation is a manufacturer of a broad range of electrical building wire for interior wiring in commercial and industrial buildings, homes, apartments, and manufactured housing. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in McKinney, Texas.

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Latest WIRE News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about ENCORE WIRE CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WIRE as an investment opportunity.

Encore Wire (WIRE) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

Encore Wire (WIRE) closed at $169.68 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.43% move from the prior day.

Yahoo | June 5, 2023

Best Value Stocks to Buy for June 5th

EPD, WIRE and PERI made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) value stocks list on June 5, 2023.

Yahoo | June 5, 2023

Encore Wire (WIRE) Stock Moves -0.18%: What You Should Know

Encore Wire (WIRE) closed the most recent trading day at $170.38, moving -0.18% from the previous trading session.

Yahoo | May 30, 2023

Encore Wire (WIRE) Just Overtook the 20-Day Moving Average

When a stock breaks out above the 20-day simple moving average, good things could be on the horizon. How should investors react?

Yahoo | May 26, 2023

Encore Wire (WIRE) Crossed Above the 50-Day Moving Average: What That Means for Investors

Should investors be excited or worried when a stock crosses above the 50-Day simple moving average?

Yahoo | May 26, 2023

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WIRE Price Returns

1-mo 4.60%
3-mo -8.78%
6-mo 24.37%
1-year 19.43%
3-year 230.86%
5-year 248.24%
YTD 26.73%
2022 -3.81%
2021 136.44%
2020 5.74%
2019 14.55%
2018 3.31%

WIRE Dividends

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