Worthington Industries, Inc. (WOR) Analysts See $1.02 EPS

September 14, 2018 - By Harriett Tippett

Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.84 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.10, from 0.74 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 23 investors sold Worthington Industries, Inc. shares while 77 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 29.71 million shares or 3.25% less from 30.71 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Legal And General Public Limited Com, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 54,375 shares. Macquarie Group invested in 0.08% or 1.15M shares. Tcw, a California-based fund reported 92,570 shares. State Street accumulated 1.92M shares or 0.01% of the stock. 7,516 were reported by Stone Ridge Asset Limited Co. Arizona State Retirement System reported 0.01% stake. The New York-based Amer Intll Grp Inc Inc has invested 0.02% in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR). Capital Fund Mngmt invested in 0.01% or 68,311 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt Inc has 387,587 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Liberty Mutual Asset Management Inc holds 11,289 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio accumulated 0% or 20,624 shares. State Common Retirement Fund invested 0% of its portfolio in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR). New York State Teachers Retirement System holds 0.01% or 85,669 shares. Jpmorgan Chase has invested 0.01% in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR). King Luther Capital Management Corporation holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) for 75,000 shares.

Since April 4, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 6 selling transactions for $7.46 million activity. 14,551 Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) shares with value of $681,104 were sold by DYER TERRENCE M. RIBEAU SIDNEY A had sold 8,200 shares worth $347,844. On Wednesday, April 4 LYTTLE CATHERINE M sold $1.40M worth of Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) or 34,500 shares. 3,000 shares were bought by ENDRES MICHAEL J, worth $119,340. $205,425 worth of Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) was sold by BRINKMAN DALE T. LAMPRINAKOS JOHN G also sold $343,725 worth of Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) on Monday, April 23.

Analysts expect Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) to report $1.02 EPS on September, 26.They anticipate $0.29 EPS change or 39.73 % from last quarter’s $0.73 EPS. WOR’s profit would be $60.60M giving it 10.78 P/E if the $1.02 EPS is correct. After having $0.95 EPS previously, Worthington Industries, Inc.’s analysts see 7.37 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $43.98. About 12,365 shares traded. Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) has declined 12.12% since September 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.74% the S&P500.

Worthington Industries, Inc., a metals manufacturing company, focuses on value-added steel processing and manufactured metal products in the United States, Austria, Canada, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, and Turkey. The company has market cap of $2.61 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Steel Processing, Pressure Cylinders, and Engineered Cabs. It has a 14.23 P/E ratio. The Steel Processing segment processes flat-rolled steel for clients primarily in the automotive, aerospace, agricultural, appliance, construction, container, hardware, HVAC, lawn and garden, leisure and recreation, and office furniture and equipment markets.

More news for Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Lamprinakos Retires, Stepping Down as Worthington’s Steel Processing President” on September 10, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Worthington Promotes Three Veteran Leaders to New and Expanded Roles” and published on September 12, 2018 is yet another important article.

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