Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for Encore Wire Corp. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.
We show how WIRE stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Producer Manufacturing sector and Metal Fabrication industry.
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Encore Wire Corp. engages in manufacturing copper electrical building wire and cable. The firm is a significant supplier of building wire for interior electrical wiring in commercial and industrial buildings, homes, apartments and manufactured housing. It offers an electric building wire product line that consists primarily of NM-B cable, UF-B cable, THHN/THWN-2 and other types of wire products, including Metal Clad, Armored Cable, Photovoltaic Cable and Bare Copper. Its principal customers are wholesale electrical distributors, who sell building wire and a variety of other products to electrical contractors. The company was founded by Vincent A. Rego in 1989 and is headquartered in McKinney, TX.
Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.
Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.
Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)
Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)
Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)
Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)
Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.
Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)
Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)