Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE:THO)’s share price hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $79.78 and last traded at $79.72, with a volume of 199,305 shares. The stock had previously closed at $77.84.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Wellington Shields upgraded shares of Thor Industries from a “hold” rating to a “gradually accumulate” rating in a research note on Monday, June 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Thor Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $84.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, August 3rd. SunTrust Banks Inc. upgraded shares of Thor Industries from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and raised their target price for the stock from $65.00 to $90.00 in a research note on Friday, July 29th. BMO Capital Markets cut shares of Thor Industries from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $72.00 to $67.00 in a research note on Wednesday, June 8th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, Wunderlich cut shares of Thor Industries from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $80.00 target price on the stock. in a research note on Friday. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $74.33.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is $74.81 and its 200-day moving average is $64.46. The company has a market cap of $4.16 billion and a PE ratio of 17.19.

Thor Industries (NYSE:THO) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, June 6th. The company reported $1.51 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.08. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.19 EPS. The business had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.29 billion. Thor Industries’s revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts expect that Thor Industries Inc. will post $4.68 EPS for the current year.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Airain ltd raised its stake in shares of Thor Industries by 104.7% in the fourth quarter. Airain ltd now owns 17,941 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,007,000 after buying an additional 9,178 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Thor Industries by 4.7% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,255,413 shares of the company’s stock worth $70,494,000 after buying an additional 56,080 shares in the last quarter. Matarin Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Thor Industries during the fourth quarter worth approximately $7,180,000. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in shares of Thor Industries by 8.5% in the fourth quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 38,411 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,157,000 after buying an additional 3,006 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Advisors Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Thor Industries by 219.6% in the fourth quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 23,437 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,316,000 after buying an additional 16,104 shares in the last quarter.

Thor Industries, Inc (Thor), manufactures and sells various recreational vehicles (RV) throughout the United States and Canada, as well as related parts and accessories. The principal types of The Company’s towable recreational vehicles that the Company produces include conventional travel trailers and fifth wheels.

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