WINTON GROUP Ltd raised its holdings in shares of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) by 78.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 14,671 shares of the construction company’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,455 shares during the quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd’s holdings in Thor Industries were worth $1,847,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in THO. Janus Henderson Group PLC bought a new stake in shares of Thor Industries during the second quarter worth $128,458,000. Swedbank bought a new stake in shares of Thor Industries in the third quarter valued at about $129,759,000. Capital Growth Management LP bought a new stake in shares of Thor Industries in the second quarter valued at about $47,034,000. Chilton Investment Co. LLC bought a new stake in shares of Thor Industries in the second quarter valued at about $37,692,000. Finally, BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Thor Industries by 8.7% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,122,123 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $430,843,000 after acquiring an additional 329,996 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 88.63% of the company’s stock.
In other news, Chairman Peter Busch Orthwein sold 2,784 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $115.00, for a total transaction of $320,160.00. Following the sale, the chairman now owns 1,396,352 shares in the company, valued at $160,580,480. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Alan Siegel sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $153.75, for a total value of $153,750.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 4,988 shares in the company, valued at approximately $766,905. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 5.10% of the stock is owned by insiders.
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) traded down $2.92 on Tuesday, reaching $148.67. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 848,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 710,570. Thor Industries, Inc. has a 52 week low of $87.96 and a 52 week high of $156.86. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a current ratio of 1.50 and a quick ratio of 0.91. The stock has a market capitalization of $7,830.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.88 and a beta of 1.45.
Thor Industries (NYSE:THO) last posted its earnings results on Monday, November 27th. The construction company reported $2.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.84 by $0.59. Thor Industries had a return on equity of 27.76% and a net margin of 5.46%. The company had revenue of $2.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.99 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.49 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 30.6% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that Thor Industries, Inc. will post 8.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, November 7th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 24th were paid a $0.37 dividend. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, October 23rd. This is a positive change from Thor Industries’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.33. Thor Industries’s payout ratio is 18.43%.
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Thor Industries Company Profile
Thor Industries, Inc manufactures a range of recreational vehicles (RVs) in the United States and sells those vehicles primarily in the United States and Canada. The Company’s segments include towable recreational vehicles, which consists of the operations of Airstream, Inc (Airstream) (towable); Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC (Heartland) (including Bison Coach, LLC (Bison), Cruiser RV, LLC (CRV) and DRV, LLC (DRV)); Jayco, Corp.
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