American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD) shares traded down 2% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $74.60 and last traded at $74.79, with a volume of 121,082 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $76.30.

Several research analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of American Woodmark Corp. from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, May 2nd. Robert W. Baird upgraded shares of American Woodmark Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $78.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, June 3rd. They noted that the move was a valuation call.

The stock has a 50-day moving average of $68.83 and a 200 day moving average of $70.38. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and a P/E ratio of 20.79.

American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 2nd. The company reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $240.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $237.16 million. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.68 earnings per share. Equities research analysts anticipate that American Woodmark Corp. will post $4.04 earnings per share for the current year.

In other American Woodmark Corp. news, SVP Roger Perry Campbell sold 5,966 shares of American Woodmark Corp. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.01, for a total transaction of $399,781.66. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 15,865 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,063,113.65. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director William F. Brandt sold 1,000 shares of American Woodmark Corp. stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $64.37, for a total transaction of $64,370.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 2,090,184 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $134,545,144.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Several hedge funds recently modified their holdings of the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corp. by 85.8% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 12,965 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,037,000 after buying an additional 5,988 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corp. by 7.1% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 16,119 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,289,000 after buying an additional 1,070 shares in the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corp. by 87.1% in the fourth quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 27,281 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,182,000 after buying an additional 12,703 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corp. by 3,709.1% in the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 39,881 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,190,000 after buying an additional 38,834 shares in the last quarter. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund raised its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corp. by 30.0% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 62,119 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,968,000 after buying an additional 14,343 shares in the last quarter.

American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets. The Company offers framed stock cabinets in approximately 500 different cabinet lines, ranging in price from relatively inexpensive to medium-priced styles. Styles vary by design and color from natural wood finishes to low-pressure laminate surfaces.

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