Shares of Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the seven brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $51.33.

Several analysts have issued reports on the company. Robert W. Baird dropped their target price on Winnebago Industries from $60.00 to $50.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, October 18th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Winnebago Industries from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 3rd. ValuEngine cut Winnebago Industries from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Friday, September 21st. Finally, Northcoast Research restated a “buy” rating on shares of Winnebago Industries in a report on Friday, August 17th.

Shares of WGO opened at $25.79 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55, a current ratio of 1.82 and a quick ratio of 0.87. Winnebago Industries has a one year low of $24.62 and a one year high of $58.65. The company has a market cap of $815.68 million, a P/E ratio of 8.19 and a beta of 1.64.

Winnebago Industries (NYSE:WGO) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 17th. The construction company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.03. Winnebago Industries had a return on equity of 20.27% and a net margin of 5.08%. The firm had revenue of $536.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $498.30 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.79 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 17.9% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, equities analysts predict that Winnebago Industries will post 3.67 EPS for the current year.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of WGO. LSV Asset Management grew its holdings in Winnebago Industries by 475.3% in the 2nd quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 1,622,600 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $65,877,000 after buying an additional 1,340,552 shares in the last quarter. J. L. Bainbridge & Co. Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Winnebago Industries during the 2nd quarter worth $24,440,000. Advisors Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Winnebago Industries by 890.7% during the 2nd quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 264,426 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $1,103,000 after purchasing an additional 237,734 shares during the period. Gendell Jeffrey L grew its holdings in shares of Winnebago Industries by 84.9% during the 2nd quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L now owns 496,896 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $20,174,000 after purchasing an additional 228,184 shares during the period. Finally, BlackRock Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Winnebago Industries by 4.9% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,129,390 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $167,654,000 after purchasing an additional 191,048 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 83.17% of the company’s stock.

Winnebago Industries Company Profile

Winnebago Industries, Inc manufactures and sells recreation vehicles and marine products primarily for use in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The company operates in five segments: Winnebago Motorhomes, Winnebago Towables, Grand Design Towables, Winnebago Specialty Vehicles, and Chris-Craft Marine.

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