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Quanex Building Products Shares Outstanding (EOP)

: 33.2 Mil (As of Jan. 2021)
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Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. Quanex Building Products's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 was 33.2 Mil.

Quanex Building Products's quarterly shares outstanding increased from Oct. 2020 (32.7 Mil) to Jan. 2021 (33.2 Mil). It means Quanex Building Products issued new shares from Oct. 2020 to Jan. 2021 .

Quanex Building Products's annual shares outstanding declined from Oct. 2019 (33.0 Mil) to Oct. 2020 (32.8 Mil). It means Quanex Building Products bought back shares from Oct. 2019 to Oct. 2020 .


Quanex Building Products Shares Outstanding (EOP) Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Quanex Building Products Annual Data
Oct11 Oct12 Oct13 Oct14 Oct15 Oct16 Oct17 Oct18 Oct19 Oct20
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 34.22 34.84 33.34 33.02 32.82

Quanex Building Products Quarterly Data
Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 32.96 32.80 32.80 32.75 33.21

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Quanex Building Products Shares Outstanding (EOP) Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Quanex Building Products's Shares Outstanding (EOP) falls into.



Quanex Building Products Shares Outstanding (EOP) Calculation

Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. They have voting rights and represent ownership in the corporation by the person that holds the shares. They should be distinguished from treasury shares, which are shares held by the corporation itself, having no exercisable rights.

Shares outstanding can be calculated as either basic or fully diluted. The fully diluted shares outstanding count includes diluting securities, such as options, warrants or convertibles.

Please note: GuruFocus named Shares Outstanding (EOP) is the shares for that end of period. It is usually used to calculate balance sheet related items, such as Book Value per Share, etc. While Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average) and Shares Outstanding (Basic Average) are the weighted average shares over a period of time (a year, a quarter, or so). They are usually used to calculate income statement or cashflow statement related items, such as Earnings per Share (Diluted), etc.


Quanex Building Products  (NYSE:NX) Shares Outstanding (EOP) Explanation

A company may buy back shares or issue shares in any fiscal period. If a company buys back shares, we should observe that the total number of shares decline. If the company issues new shares, the number of shares outstanding increases.

Usually the presence of treasury shares and a history of buyback are good indicators that company has competitive advantage. But studies have shown that companies usually buy back at wrong time. Buying back shares below its intrinsic value increases value for remaining shareholders. Buying back overvalued shares destroys value for existing shareholders.


Be Aware

Warren Buffett looks for consistency and upward long term trend. Because of share repurchase it is possible for net earnings trend to differ from EPS trend. He preferred net income over EPS. The companies with durable competitive advantage companies report higher % net earnings to total revenues.

Important: If a company is showing net earnings history greater than 20% on total revenues, it is probably benefiting from a long term competitive advantage.

If net earnings is less than 10%, likely to be in a highly competitive business.


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