Insteel Industries Inc (IIIN) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Apr-21-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.38 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.05. Analysts had a consensus of $0.33. The company posted revenue of $107.41 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $92.93 million. The company’s revenue was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.14 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Insteel Industries Inc. Insteel Industries Inc was Downgraded by Sidoti to ” Neutral” on Apr 1, 2016.
Insteel Industries Inc opened for trading at $30.57 and hit $31.35 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $30.85, with a gain of 0.75% or 0.23 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,10,919 shares. Company has a market cap of $574 M.
In a different news, on Mar 9, 2016, H O Iii Woltz (Chairman, President and CEO) sold 73,796 shares at $26.16 per share price. According to the SEC, on Mar 7, 2016, Gary L Pechota (director) sold 5,000 shares at $26.28 per share price. On Mar 7, 2016, Charles B Newsome (director) sold 3,000 shares at $26.53 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Insteel Industries Inc. (Insteel) is a manufacturer of steel wire reinforcing products for concrete construction applications. The Company manufactures and markets PC strand and welded wire reinforcement (WWR) including Engineered Structural Mesh (ESM) concrete pipe reinforcement (CPR) and standard welded wire reinforcement (SWWR). The Companys products are sold to manufacturers of concrete products that are used in nonresidential construction. Insteel has two wholly owned subsidiaries Insteel Wire Products Company (IWP) an operating subsidiary and Intercontinental Metals Corporation an inactive subsidiary. The Companys concrete reinforcing products consist of PC strand and WWR. PC strand provides reinforcement for bridges parking decks buildings and other concrete structures. Welded Wire Reinforcement produces engineered reinforcing product for use in nonresidential and residential construction.