Shares of Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE:THO) reached a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $80.48 and last traded at $80.37, with a volume of 133,351 shares. The stock had previously closed at $80.01.

Several analysts recently weighed in on THO shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Thor Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $82.00 price target for the company in a report on Thursday, July 14th. SunTrust Banks Inc. raised Thor Industries from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $65.00 to $90.00 in a report on Friday, July 29th. Wellington Shields raised Thor Industries from a “hold” rating to a “gradually accumulate” rating in a report on Monday, June 27th. Wunderlich cut Thor Industries from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $80.00 price target for the company. in a report on Friday, August 19th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets cut Thor Industries from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $72.00 to $67.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 8th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Thor Industries presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $74.33.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $75.24 and a 200-day moving average price of $65.08. The firm has a market capitalization of $4.21 billion and a P/E ratio of 17.40.

Thor Industries (NYSE:THO) last released its earnings results on Monday, June 6th. The company reported $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.08. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.19 earnings per share. The business earned $1.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.29 billion. The business’s revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts expect that Thor Industries Inc. will post $4.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Other institutional investors have added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in Thor Industries by 3.0% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 205,263 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,525,000 after buying an additional 6,046 shares in the last quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. raised its position in Thor Industries by 219.6% in the fourth quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 23,437 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,316,000 after buying an additional 16,104 shares in the last quarter. Matarin Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Thor Industries during the fourth quarter valued at about $7,180,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in Thor Industries by 4.7% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,255,413 shares of the company’s stock valued at $70,494,000 after buying an additional 56,080 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Airain ltd raised its position in Thor Industries by 104.7% in the fourth quarter. Airain ltd now owns 17,941 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,007,000 after buying an additional 9,178 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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