New York State Teachers Retirement System lifted its position in American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD) by 7.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 11,996 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 800 shares during the quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System owned approximately 0.07% of American Woodmark Corporation worth $1,155,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Riverhead Capital Management LLC grew its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corporation by 99.8% in the 2nd quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 1,199 shares of the company’s stock worth $114,000 after acquiring an additional 599 shares in the last quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC grew its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corporation by 78.3% in the 2nd quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 1,394 shares of the company’s stock worth $133,000 after acquiring an additional 612 shares in the last quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. grew its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corporation by 8.7% in the 2nd quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. now owns 1,654 shares of the company’s stock worth $158,000 after acquiring an additional 132 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new stake in shares of American Woodmark Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth $172,000. Finally, Pinebridge Investments L.P. grew its stake in shares of American Woodmark Corporation by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P. now owns 1,840 shares of the company’s stock worth $176,000 after acquiring an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 78.39% of the company’s stock.

In related news, major shareholder William F. Brandt sold 4,511 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.30, for a total transaction of $407,343.30. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 1,833,245 shares in the company, valued at $165,542,023.50. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Director Daniel T. Hendrix sold 3,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $80.63, for a total transaction of $241,890.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 7,155 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $576,907.65. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 56,168 shares of company stock valued at $5,197,809. 1.10% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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Several research firms have recently issued reports on AMWD. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of American Woodmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. BidaskClub lowered shares of American Woodmark Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 12th. Finally, Zelman & Associates lowered shares of American Woodmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 19th.

American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD) opened at $89.85 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $1,446.24, a PE ratio of 20.46 and a beta of 1.55. The company has a current ratio of 3.45, a quick ratio of 3.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04. American Woodmark Corporation has a 1 year low of $69.65 and a 1 year high of $107.30.

American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 22nd. The company reported $1.23 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.37 by ($0.14). The company had revenue of $276.83 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $278.80 million. American Woodmark Corporation had a net margin of 6.85% and a return on equity of 20.89%. American Woodmark Corporation’s quarterly revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.32 EPS. equities analysts forecast that American Woodmark Corporation will post 4.92 EPS for the current year.

American Woodmark Corporation Profile

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for American Woodmark Corporation (NASDAQ:AMWD)

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