American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen, bath, and home organization products for the remodelling and new home construction markets in the United States.
Mediocre balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has American Woodmark's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AHQ's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AHQ matched the German Building industry which returned 7.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AHQ matched the German Market which returned 8.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is American Woodmark's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is American Woodmark undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AHQ (€76.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€76.37)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AHQ is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AHQ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.1x) compared to the DE Building industry average (11.6x).
PE vs Market: AHQ is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.1x) compared to the German market (21.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AHQ is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AHQ is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the DE Building industry average (1.1x).
How is American Woodmark forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AHQ's forecast earnings growth (6.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: AHQ's earnings (6.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (24.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AHQ's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: AHQ's revenue (0.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AHQ's revenue (0.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AHQ's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.8%).
How has American Woodmark performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AHQ has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AHQ's current net profit margins (4.5%) are lower than last year (5.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AHQ's earnings have grown by 11.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AHQ's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AHQ had negative earnings growth (-10.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Building industry average (22.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AHQ's Return on Equity (10.7%) is considered low.
How is American Woodmark's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AHQ's short term assets ($325.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($155.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: AHQ's short term assets ($325.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($766.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AHQ's debt to equity ratio (84.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: AHQ's debt to equity ratio has increased from 9.3% to 84.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AHQ's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30%).
Interest Coverage: AHQ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.6x coverage).
What is American Woodmark current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AHQ's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AHQ's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AHQ's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AHQ's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: AHQ is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AHQ's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
M. Culbreth (49 yo)
Mr. M. Scott Culbreth serves as President and Chief Executive Officer at American Woodmark Corporation since July 9, 2020 and also serves as its Corporate Secretary. He served as Chief Financial Officer an ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: M.'s total compensation ($USD1.38M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.48M).
Compensation vs Earnings: M.'s compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer||0.33yr||US$159.75k||0.0022% |
|Senior Vice President of Manufacturing & Technical Operations||5yrs||US$980.59k||0.027% |
|VP & CFO||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|VP & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AHQ's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||15.25yrs||US$159.75k||0.042% |
|Independent Director||15.25yrs||US$169.75k||0.092% |
|Independent Director||25.58yrs||US$159.75k||0.24% |
|Independent Director||11.42yrs||US$174.75k||0.026% |
|Independent Director||18.58yrs||US$159.75k||0.12% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||0.083yr||US$169.75k||0.11% |
Experienced Board: AHQ's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AHQ insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
American Woodmark Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: American Woodmark Corporation
- Ticker: AHQ
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1980
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$1.507b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.279b
- Shares outstanding: 16.94m
- Website: https://www.americanwoodmark.com
Number of Employees
- American Woodmark Corporation
- 561 Shady Elm Road
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AMWD||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1986|
|AHQ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1986|
American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen, bath, and home organization products for the remodelling and new home construction markets in the United States. It offers made-to-order ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/11 21:54|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/11 00:00|
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