Winnebago Stock Gaps Up On Today's Open (WGO)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Winnebago Industries (NYSE: WGO) were gapping up Friday morning with an open price 17.7% higher than Thursday's closing price. The stock closed at $8.51 Thursday and opened today's trading at $10.02.

The average volume for Winnebago has been 254,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Winnebago has a market cap of $253.4 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 15.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Winnebago Industries, Inc. manufactures and sells recreation vehicles primarily for leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The company has a P/E ratio of 51, above the average automotive industry P/E ratio of 48.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Winnebago as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Winnebago Ratings Report.

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