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Encore Wire Corporation manufactures and supplies electrical building wires and cables for use in interior electrical wiring in commercial and industrial buildings, homes, apartments, and manufactured housings. The company’s products include NM-B Cable, a non-metallic sheathed cable primarily used as interior wiring in homes, apartments, and manufactured housing; UF-B Cable, an underground feeder cable that is used to conduct power underground to outside lighting and other applications remote from buildings; SE Style Cable that is utilized as an external service drop to the meter base to the distribution equipment; and THHN/THWN-2 Cable, which is primarily used as feeder, circuit, and branch wiring in commercial and industrial buildings. Its products also comprise XHHW-2 Cable and USE-2 Cable that are intended for general purpose applications utilized in conduit or other recognized raceways for service, feeders, and branch-circuit wiring; metal clad and armored cables, which are primarily used as feeder, circuit, and branch wiring in commercial and industrial buildings; photovoltaic (PV) cables that are used to provide connections between PV panels, collector boxes, and inverters; and bare copper conductors that are used in overhead electrical transmission and distribution systems for grounding electrical systems. In addition, the company purchases and re-sells other types of wires, such as metal clads and armored cables. Encore Wire Corporation markets its products primarily through independent manufacturers’ representatives, as well as directly to wholesale electrical distributors and retail home improvement centers in the United States. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas.

1,108 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1989

encore wire corp (WIRE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $685.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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Encore Wire Corp. Presents at East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference, Jun-05-2014 01:30 PM

Encore Wire Corp. Presents at East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference, Jun-05-2014 01:30 PM. Venue: Metro Meeting Center, 101 Federal St. Fl. 4, Boston, MA 02110, United States. Speakers: Frank J. Bilban, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President of Finance, Treasurer and Secretary.

Encore Wire Announces Cash Dividend, Payable on July 25, 2014

Encore Wire Corporation announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend. This 2 cents per share dividend will be paid on July 25, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 11, 2014.

Encore Wire Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014

Encore Wire Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Net sales for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 were $277.2 million compared to $265.4 million during the first quarter of 2013. Operating income was $16.7 million against $9.2 million last year. Income before income taxes was $16.7 million against $9.2 million last year. Net income for the first quarter of 2014 was $10.9 million against $6.4 million in the first quarter of 2013. Basic and diluted net income per share was $0.52 in the first quarter of 2014 against $0.31 in the first quarter of 2013. EBITDA was $20.7 million against $12.6 million last year.


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