Thor Industries, Inc. (N:THO)

Business Focus: Recreational Products

Jul 15, 2019 02:30 am ET
Peter Orthwein To Step Down As Executive Chairman And Assume Role Of Chairman Emeritus At Thor Industries
ELKHART, Ind., July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) announced today that as part of the Board of Directors' strategic succession plan, Peter Orthwein, Thor Industries' co-founder and Executive Chairman, has informed the Board of Directors that he will step down as Executive Chairman effective at the Company's Fiscal Year end, July 31, 2019. As part of the transition, the Board of Directors has named Mr. Orthwein Chairman Emeritus effective as of the date of his transition from Executive Chairman. Mr. Orthwein will remain an active member of the Board. The Company w...
May 09, 2019 05:00 am ET
Outdoor Industry Leaders THOR & KOA Partner To "Pick Up America"
ELKHART, Ind., May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the launch of the first-ever Pick Up America campaign, a multi-year joint endeavor from THOR Industries, Inc.™ the world's largest recreational vehicle (RV) manufacturer and Kampgrounds of America (KOA). Pick Up America unites two industry leaders with a shared focus on ensuring the places and spaces their consumers enjoy, stay beautiful. The program's first initiative is to remove a minimum of five tons of trash from public lands in the coming months....
May 09, 2019 05:00 am ET
Thor Industries Announces Date For Its Fiscal Third Quarter Of 2019 Earnings Release
ELKHART, Ind., May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that the date for its third fiscal quarter earnings release will be on Monday, June 10, 2019, before the market opens....
Apr 04, 2019 06:33 am ET
Togo And AT&T To Offer 4G LTE Connectivity For All U.S. Recreational Vehicles
CINCINNATI, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Togo, part of TH2, a global technology-focused joint venture between U.S.-based Thor Industries (NYSE: THO) and New Zealand-based thl, is collaborating with AT&T to offer exclusive 4G LTE connectivity to U.S. recreational vehicles. ...
Mar 21, 2019 05:25 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their March 21, 2019 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share....
Mar 06, 2019 12:45 am ET
Thor Announces Results for Second Quarter of Fiscal 2019
ELKHART, Ind., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced second- quarter results with net sales of $1.29 billion, compared with the record second-quarter revenue posted in the prior year. Net loss and diluted loss per share for the second quarter of fiscal 2019 were $(5.4) million and $(0.10), respectively. Second-quarter results reflect acquisition-related costs totaling $42.1 million, or $0.75 per share, and compare to record second-quarter net income and diluted earnings per share in the prior year of $79.8 million and $1.51, respectively....
Feb 27, 2019 02:30 am ET
Market Trends Toward New Normal in Guidewire Software, UGI, Thor Industries, Dover, Snap-On, and NVE — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE), UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI), Thor...
Feb 13, 2019 12:45 am ET
Thor Industries Announces Appointment of Troy James as Senior Vice President of International Operations
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced it has appointed Troy James as Senior Vice President of International Operations. ...
Feb 06, 2019 12:45 am ET
Thor Industries Announces Date For Its Second Fiscal Quarter Of 2019 Earnings Release
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its second fiscal quarter 2019 earnings release will be issued on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, before the market opens....
Feb 01, 2019 12:45 am ET
Thor Announces Closing of Erwin Hymer Group Acquisition
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Erwin Hymer Group (EHG), one of Europe's largest makers of recreational vehicles (RVs), effective February 1, 2019. The combination of Thor and EHG creates the world's largest RV manufacturer, with leading positions in both North America and Europe. The acquisition excludes EHG's North American businesses, and reflects a €170 million (approximately $194 million) purchase price reduction and a €180 million (approximately $205 million) reduction in the obligations t...
Jan 30, 2019 05:00 am ET
Airstream Partners With National Forest Foundation To Clean Up Campsites And Trails Across America
JACKSON CENTER, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Airstream, innovative maker of the iconic "Silver Bullet" travel trailer, today announced that public campsites across the country will be tended to after the partial government shutdown thanks to the Campsite Cleanup Campaign, a partnership between Airstream and the National Forest Foundation (NFF)....
Jan 24, 2019 12:45 am ET
TH2 Joint Venture Names Daniel Hest CEO
CINCINNATI, Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TH2, a joint venture between Thor Industries (NYSE: THO) and Tourism Holdings Limited, today announced that it has named travel industry veteran Daniel Hest as its new CEO, succeeding Bob Wheeler who will return to focus on his role as President of Airstream, Inc.  In his new role, Mr. Hest will be responsible for leading TH2 into the next phase of its growth and development....
Jan 20, 2019 06:01 pm ET
Thor Industries Provides Update On Erwin Hymer Group Acquisition
ELKHART, Ind., Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today provided an update on its pending acquisition of the Erwin Hymer Group (EHG).  The Company announced that Thor and the sellers are finalizing discussions to exclude EHG's North American operations from Thor's purchase of EHG.  Thor and EHG are currently negotiating appropriate revisions to the terms of the stock purchase agreement including adjustments to the purchase price and assumed liabilities as a consequence of the exclusion of EHG's North American operations. ...
Jan 10, 2019 02:25 am ET
Recent Analysis Shows T-Mobile US, Thor Industries, Integra LifeSciences, Diplomat Pharmacy, Tile Shop Hldgs, and Compass Diversified Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS), Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO), Integra...
Dec 17, 2018 02:25 am ET
New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Ashland Global, Intellia Therapeutics, Thor Industries, Zogenix, BWX Technologies, and Heidrick & Struggles International — Factors of Influence, Major Initiati
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ASH), Intellia Therapeutics, Inc....
Dec 17, 2018 01:45 am ET
Thor Shareholders Vote to Approve Company Initiatives to Improve Corporate Governance and Board Diversity
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that shareholders approved a number of corporate governance enhancements at the annual meeting of shareholders held on December 14, 2018. Shareholders voted to elect Amelia A. Huntington to the Board of Directors, marking the first female director elected to the Board by the shareholders, which followed her appointment in October. In addition, shareholders approved a proposal to declassify the Board of Directors such that each member of the Board will stand for election each year beginning with th
Dec 13, 2018 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their December 13, 2018 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share.
Dec 06, 2018 01:45 am ET
Thor Announces Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2019
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced first- quarter results with net sales of $1.76 billion, down 21.3% from the record prior-year first quarter, and income before taxes of $31.5 million, a decrease of 83.2%. Net income and diluted earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 were $14.0 million and $0.26, respectively. This compares to net income and diluted earnings per share in the prior-year first quarter of $128.4 million and $2.43, respectively.
Nov 19, 2018 04:31 am ET
Thor Industries Announces Appointment of Mark Trinske as Vice President of Investor Relations
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced it has appointed Mark Trinske as Vice President of Investor Relations. In this role, Mr. Trinske will be responsible for all aspects of Thor’s investor relations program.
Nov 06, 2018 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Date for Earnings Release
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the date for its fiscal 2019 first quarter earnings release will be December 6, 2018, before the market opens.
Oct 29, 2018 03:50 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Strategic Education, Semtech, Immune Pharmaceuticals, American Renal Associates, Thor Industries, and American Woodmark — Future Expectations, Projections Movin
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Strategic Education Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA), Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC),...
Oct 12, 2018 11:01 am ET
Thor Industries Names Amelia A. Huntington to Board of Directors
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) announced the appointment of Amelia A. Huntington to serve on its Board of Directors effective October 11, 2018. Ms. Huntington joins the Board after concluding a 30 year career in the global energy management and lighting industries, most recently serving as CEO, Philips Lighting America.
Oct 11, 2018 07:49 am ET
Thor Announces Increased Regular Quarterly Dividend
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their October 11, 2018 meeting, an increase in the amount of Thor’s regular quarterly dividend to $0.39 per share from $0.37 per share, an increase of 5%.
Sep 24, 2018 10:08 am ET
TH2 Launches First Edition Of Togo: An RV App Ecosystem
CINCINNATI, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TH2, the joint venture between Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) and Tourism Holdings Ltd (thl), brings to life the first edition of Togo, an app designed to serve as a companion to RV owners. Togo will track maintenance, keep service records, and send notifications when it's time for maintenance, among other helpful features. Additionally, it functions as an integrated link to TH2's trip planning tool, Roadtrippers, as well as handy checklists for the next time a user hits the road.  ...
Sep 20, 2018 06:30 am ET
Airstream Achieves Another Year Of Record Sales
JACKSON CENTER, Ohio, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Airstream Inc., manufacturer of the iconic "silver bullet" travel trailer and subsidiary of Thor Industries (NYSE: THO), today announced that the brand closed out its fiscal year (July 31, 2018) with record-setting sales up 24 percent year over year. Over the last five years, Airstream sales are up a staggering 218 percent....
Sep 20, 2018 03:00 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results for Fiscal 2018
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO), the sole owner of operating subsidiaries, that combined, represent the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles, today reported results for the full-year fiscal 2018 and for the fourth quarter ended July 31, 2018.
Sep 18, 2018 03:02 pm ET
AT&T and Airstream Launch 'Smart' RV
DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- What if you could go camping and still stay connected in the great outdoors?...
Sep 18, 2018 03:47 am ET
Thor Industries and Erwin Hymer Group to Create the Largest Global Recreational Vehicle Manufacturer
Thor Industries, Inc. (“Thor”, NYSE:THO) and the shareholders of Erwin Hymer Group SE (Erwin Hymer Group or EHG) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Thor to acquire Erwin Hymer Group, a privately held international company, for an enterprise value of approximately €2.1 billion, with the purchase price to be funded with cash and equity. Equity consideration will consist of approximately 2.3 million shares of Thor. The Hymer family will thereby remain engaged in the industry. The combination creates the world’s l
Aug 23, 2018 12:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Date for Earnings Release
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the date for its fiscal 2018 fourth quarter earnings release will be September 20, 2018, before the market opens.
Aug 02, 2018 07:00 am ET
Airstream Debuts Smart Control Technology
JACKSON CENTER, Ohio, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Airstream, innovative maker of the iconic "silver bullet" travel trailers, has announced that its 2019 Classic models will feature the company's Smart Technology, which digitally connects owners to their RVs for a more enjoyable camping experience....
Jul 23, 2018 05:52 am ET
Spartan Motors And Entegra Coach Unveil Reatta Class A Diesel Luxury Coach At FMCA's 98th International Convention And RV Expo
CHARLOTTE, Mich., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spartan Specialty Vehicles, a business unit of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) ("Spartan" or the "Company")—a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing, and assembly—and OEM partner Entegra Coach®, a division of Jayco, Inc., which is a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), unveiled the all-new 2019 Entegra Coach Reatta™ luxury Class A diesel motorhome at the Family Motor Coach Association's (FMCA) 98th International Convention & RV Expo in Gillette, Wyoming. Built on the newest Spartan K1 360 chassi...
Jun 20, 2018 12:15 pm ET
Thor Completes Paying Off Revolving Credit Facility and Announces $250 Million Share Repurchase Authorization
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has paid in full the outstanding balance on its revolving credit facility. This facility was initiated in association with the funding of the June 2016 acquisition of Jayco. The $500 million facility remains available for future borrowings by the Company through the facility maturity date of June 30, 2021. The Company further announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $250 million of the Company’s common stock over the next (2) years on the open market or
Jun 19, 2018 04:20 am ET
Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within St. Joe, Chanticleer, Zebra Technologies, Thor Industries, Sparton, and Electronics for Imaging — New Research Emphasizes Economic G
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of St. Joe Company (NYSE:JOE), Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BURG),...
Jun 18, 2018 07:22 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their June 18, 2018 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share.
Jun 06, 2018 12:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Record Results for Third Quarter and Nine Months of Fiscal 2018
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced record third quarter results with net sales of $2.25 billion, up 11.7%, and income before taxes of $180.5 million, an increase of 8.6%. Gross profit for the quarter ended April 30, 2018, increased by 7.8% to $316.7 million. Net income and diluted earnings per share for the third quarter of fiscal 2018 were $133.8 million and $2.53, respectively. This compares favorably to net income and diluted earnings per share in the prior-year third quarter of $111.3 million and $2.11, respectively.
May 30, 2018 12:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Final Date for Earnings Release
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the confirmed date for its fiscal 2018 third quarter earnings release will be June 6, 2018, after market close.
May 09, 2018 12:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Preliminary Earnings Release Date
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the preliminary date for its fiscal 2018 third quarter earnings release will be June 6, 2018, after market close. The final release date will be confirmed approximately one week prior to the release.
Apr 25, 2018 03:45 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Caseys General Stores, EQT Midstream Partners, LP, Intellia Therapeutics, Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Life Storage, and Thor Industries — Fundamenta
NEW YORK, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Caseys General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY), EQT...
Mar 15, 2018 07:46 am ET
Spartan Motors Introduces Spartan Connected Coach Improved Driver Interface With Select 2019 Entegra Coaches At FMCA's 97th International Convention & RV Expo
CHARLOTTE, Mich., March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spartan Specialty Vehicles, a business unit of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) ("Spartan" or the "Company")—a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing, and assembly—and Entegra Coach®, a division of Jayco, Inc., which is a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), is set to unveil the 2019 model year Entegra Coach Cornerstone® and Anthem®, which features new Spartan Connected Coach™ technology, at the Family Motor Coach Association's (FMCA) 97th International Convention & RV Expo in Perry, Georgia. ...
Mar 15, 2018 07:04 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their March 15, 2018 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share.
Mar 07, 2018 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results for Second Quarter and First Half of Fiscal 2018
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced record second quarter results with income before taxes of $141.1 million, on revenues of $1.97 billion. Gross profit for the second quarter ended January 31, 2018, increased 27.7% to $270.3 million. As a result of the strength of revenues and production during the quarter, as well as operating efficiencies and process improvements attained in the past year, primarily by Jayco, gross profit margins increased to 13.7% in the second quarter compared to 13.3% in the prior-year period.
Mar 02, 2018 03:00 am ET
Thor Announces Closing of Global Joint Venture
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO), today announced that it has closed on its 50/50 joint venture with Tourism Holdings, Ltd. (thl). The joint venture, called TH2, was announced on February 15, 2018 and is committed to bringing the full benefit of digital connectivity and the sharing economy to RV owners around the world.
Feb 28, 2018 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Final Date for Earnings Release
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the confirmed date for its fiscal 2018 second quarter earnings release will be March 7, 2018, after market close.
Feb 26, 2018 06:25 am ET
Airstream Announces Major Expansion
Airstream, Inc., manufacturer of the iconic "silver bullet" travel trailer and subsidiary of Thor Industries (NYSE: THO), is poised to break ground on the most significant plant expansion in company history. The enhanced Jackson Center facility will support improved product quality, create jobs, enable increased production, and improve experiences for Airstream associates, customers and visitors.
Feb 22, 2018 03:15 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights Thor Industries, Kopin, Aqua Metals, Wyndham Worldwide, Honeywell International, and Cadence Design — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018
NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO), Kopin Corporation...
Feb 15, 2018 03:20 am ET
Thor Announces Global Joint Venture
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO), the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles, today announced in a joint news release the formation of a 50/50 joint venture with Tourism Holdings, Ltd. (thl), the world’s largest RV rental and sales operator. The joint venture, called TH2, is committed to bringing the full benefit of digital connectivity and the sharing economy to RV owners around the world.
Feb 07, 2018 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Preliminary Earnings Release Date
Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the preliminary date for its fiscal 2018 second quarter earnings release will be March 7, 2018, after market close. The final release date will be confirmed approximately one week prior to the release.
Jan 16, 2018 11:20 am ET
Jayco and Spartan Motors Partner to Introduce Embark Luxury Class A Diesel Motorhome
TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Jayco, Inc., subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), a leading American manufacturer of recreational vehicles, and Spartan Specialty Vehicles, a business unit of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAR) ("Spartan" or the "Company") – a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing and assembly – unveiled the Jayco® Embark™ luxury coach at the Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa. Built on the all-new Spartan K1 chassis with Cummins 360 H.P. engine, the Embark luxury coach marks Spartan Motors' entry into the Cummins B-series dies...
Dec 18, 2017 02:30 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Wyndham Worldwide, Honeywell International, Cadence Design, Thor Industries, Kopin, and Primerica — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indicatio
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Wyndham Worldwide Corp (NYSE:WYN), Honeywell International...
Dec 11, 2017 10:16 am ET
Thor Appoints Christopher Klein To Board Of Directors; Alan Siegel Retires After Nearly 35 Years Of Service
ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced the appointment of Christopher J. Klein, currently Chief Executive Officer of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., to serve on its Board of Directors. Additionally, the Company announced that Alan Siegel retired as a member of its Board after nearly 35 years of service. Both the appointment and retirement are effective December 12, 2017 and maintains the total size of Thor's Board at eight members....
Dec 11, 2017 10:15 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their December 11, 2017 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share....
Nov 27, 2017 10:15 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results for First Quarter Fiscal 2018
ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
Nov 20, 2017 11:15 am ET
Thor Names Senior Director Of Investor Relations
ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has hired Bruce Byots as Senior Director of Investor Relations, effective immediately. Mr. Byots has over 20 years of investor relations experience and most recently served as Vice President, Investor Relations, for Brunswick Corporation from 2008 to 2016.  Bruce will report to Thor Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Colleen Zuhl. ...
Oct 25, 2017 07:45 am ET
Starcraft RV Enters into Agreement with Mossy Oak
TOPEKA, Ind., Oct. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Starcraft RV is pleased to announce a newly-inked licensing agreement with Haas Outdoors, Inc. d/b/a Mossy Oak, the market leader in outdoor, hunting and recreation lifestyle products. The agreement establishes Starcraft RV, division of Jayco, Inc., subsidiary of Thor (NYSE: THO), as the sole manufacturer of Mossy Oak branded recreational vehicle products for distribution throughout North America.  ...
Oct 12, 2017 01:45 pm ET
Thor Announces Adoption Of Board Of Directors Diversity Policy
ELKHART, Ind., Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) ("Thor") today announced that its Board of Directors, at its October 11, 2017 meeting, formally approved a policy promoting diversity within the Board.  ...
Oct 10, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Increased Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their October 10, 2017 meeting, an increase in the amount of Thor's regular quarterly dividend to $0.37 per share from $0.33 per share, an increase of 12%....
Oct 03, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Jayco, Inc. to Add Production Facility to Twin Falls, Idaho Campus
MIDDLEBURY, Ind., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After an extensive search, Jayco®, Inc., a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:  THO), has decided to expand their manufacturing footprint in Twin Falls, Idaho.  The expansion, initiated to improve service to dealers in the western U.S. and Canada, maximizes existing synergies built over the past 10 years at the company's Idaho campus.  ...
Sep 27, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Record Results For Fourth Quarter And Full-Year Fiscal 2017
ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced record fourth-quarter net income of $119.5 million, or $2.26 per diluted share, on record fourth-quarter revenues of $1.93 billion.  Gross profit for the fourth quarter ended July 31, 2017 increased 34.9% to $301.3 million.  As anticipated and due primarily to acquisition-related dilution and market-driven changes in product mix, gross profit margins decreased to 15.6% in the fourth quarter compared to 17.3% in the prior-year period.  Diluted earnings per share for the fiscal 2017 fourth quarter i...
Aug 22, 2017 02:15 pm ET
Jayco Announces 237,000 Square Foot Mega-Facility Addition
MIDDLEBURY, Ind., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to unprecedented growth in the Jayco towable division, Jayco, Inc., a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), is pleased to announce another expansion on its Middlebury campus.  Ground breaking on a 237,000 square foot mega-facility will occur at the end of September.  The much anticipated expansion will house two new production lines for the Jay Flight® brand – North America's #1 selling travel trailer.  ...
Aug 01, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Names Director Of Community Engagement
ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has hired Rick Schutt as Director of Community Engagement. In his newly created role, Mr. Schutt will be responsible for developing stronger relationships with school and community leaders to promote the RV industry and enhance Thor's ability to positively impact the areas where our subsidiaries currently operate....
Jul 17, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Motor Coach Announces Expansion Across Elkhart County
ELKHART, Ind., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Motor Coach, North America's number one motorhome manufacturer and a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), is expanding operations in Elkhart, Wakarusa, and Bristol, Indiana....
Jun 08, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., June 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their June 8, 2017 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share....
Jun 05, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Record Results For Third Quarter And First Nine Months Of Fiscal 2017
ELKHART, Ind., June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced record third-quarter net income of $111.3 million, or $2.11 per diluted share, on record revenues of $2.02 billion for the third quarter ended April 30, 2017.  Gross profit increased 45.5% to $293.8 million.  As anticipated, due primarily to acquisition-related dilution and market-driven changes in product mix, gross profit margins decreased to 14.6% in the third quarter compared to 15.7% in the prior-year period.  Diluted earnings per share for the fiscal 2017 third quarter increased 41.6% from the...
Mar 16, 2017 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their March 16, 2017 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share....
Mar 06, 2017 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results For Second Quarter And First Six Months Of Fiscal 2017
ELKHART, Ind., March 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced record second-quarter net income of $64.8 million, or $1.23 per diluted share, on record revenues of $1.59 billion for the second quarter ended January 31, 2017.  Gross profit increased 42.3% to $211.7 million, though gross profit margins decreased to 13.3% in the second quarter compared to 15.3% in the prior-year period, due primarily to acquisition-related dilution.  Net income increased 45.0% on sales growth of 62.9% when compared with the second quarter of last year.  This strong growth was a c...
Feb 21, 2017 11:15 am ET
Heartland Announces Expansion Of Manufacturing And Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) Facilities In 2017
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Heartland subsidiary has announced several building projects continuing through the end of calendar 2017. The new facilities, which are in response to the growing demand for Heartland's travel trailers, fifth wheels and toy haulers, will add over 500,000 square feet of production space to its campuses in Elkhart, Middlebury, and Howe, Indiana, as well as its West Coast operations in Nampa, Idaho....
Jan 30, 2017 11:15 am ET
Jayco Expanding Middlebury Manufacturing Footprint, Adding 300 jobs
ELKHART, Ind., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Jayco subsidiary has broken ground on several building projects, with some near completion or recently completed. The new facilities, which are in response to the growing demand for Jayco's travel trailers, fifth wheels, toy haulers and motorhomes, will add over 400,000 square feet of production space to its Middlebury, Indiana campus and over 300 expected jobs....
Dec 09, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Results Of Annual Meeting Of Shareholders
ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced the results of voting at its annual meeting of shareholders held on December 9, 2016.  At the meeting, approximately 90.5% of the eligible votes were cast in person or by proxy for the election of three directors, the ratification of Thor's Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm, the advisory vote on executive compensation, and the approval of the Thor Industries, Inc. 2016 Equity and Incentive Plan.  Based on the votes cast, all of the directors up for election were elected and all of the pro...
Dec 08, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their December 8, 2016 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share....
Nov 30, 2016 02:00 am ET
Keystone Breaks Ground on Two New Plants for Rapid Completion
GOSHEN, Ind., Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to strong demand for its products, Keystone RV Company, a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) announced that it has broken ground for the construction of two new manufacturing plants.  The two plants, which will total 200,000 square feet, will be located on the south side of Keystone's Goshen campus.  Working in conjunction with local contractors to enhance the speed of the construction process, Keystone expects the new facilities to be completed during the early first half of calendar 2017 –  months ahead of the usual const...
Nov 29, 2016 04:31 am ET
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CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AUY, CVS, GOOGL, POT, and THO....
Nov 28, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results for Fiscal 2017 First Quarter
ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced record first-quarter net income of $78.7 million, or $1.49 per diluted share, on record revenues of $1.71 billion for the first quarter ended October 31, 2016.  Gross profit increased 55.5% to $236.8 million, though gross profit margins decreased modestly to 13.9% in the first quarter compared to 14.8% in the prior-year period, due primarily to acquisition-related dilution.  Net income increased 55.9% on sales growth of 65.8% when compared with the first quarter of last year.  Diluted earnings per ...
Nov 23, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Amended Omnibus Stock Plan
ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that the Company is planning to file an amendment to its Omnibus Stock Plan on Monday, November 28, 2016....
Oct 10, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Increased Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., Oct. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their October 10, 2016 meeting, an increase in the amount of Thor's regular quarterly dividend to $0.33 per share from $0.30 per share, an increase of 10%....
Sep 26, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Record Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016
ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced record net income from continuing operations of $82.8 million, or $1.57 per diluted share, on record revenues of $1.29 billion for the fourth quarter ended July 31, 2016.  Gross profit margins increased to 17.3% in the fourth quarter compared to 16.2% in the prior-year period, due primarily to improved volumes and favorable changes in product mix.  Net income from continuing operations increased 20.1% on sales growth of 22.2% when compared with the fourth quarter of last year.  Diluted earnings pe...
Aug 30, 2016 05:15 am ET
Indiana Public Company of the Year finalists named
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The finalists for the 2016 Indiana Public Company of the Year have been calculated, and the top performer will be unveiled and recognized at an honors banquet Sept. 15 in conjunction with the INVESTIndiana Equity Conference....
Aug 26, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor To Ring NYSE Closing Bell On Monday, August 29
ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that Peter B. Orthwein, Thor Executive Chairman, Bob Martin, Thor President and CEO, and other members of the Thor management team will ring The Closing Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:00 pm ET. The bell ringing is in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the listing of Thor's common stock on the NYSE....
Jul 01, 2016 03:45 am ET
Thor Announces Acquisition of Jayco for $576 Million
ELKHART, Ind., July 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced the acquisition of Jayco, Corp. (Jayco) for approximately $576 million in cash.  This transaction represents a unique and significant opportunity to enhance the growth of Thor and advance the Company's strategic focus on growing its recreational vehicle (RV) business.  In particular, Jayco brings complementary products in travel trailers, folding camping trailers, higher-end diesel Class A motorhomes and larger Class C motorhomes.  Jayco will be a wholly owned subsidiary of Thor, and the existing se...
Jun 08, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their June 8, 2016 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share....
Jun 06, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Record Results For Third Quarter And First Nine Months Of Fiscal 2016
ELKHART, Ind., June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced net income from continuing operations of $79.2 million, or $1.51 per diluted share, on revenues of $1.28 billion for the third quarter ended April 30, 2016.  Net income from continuing operations increased 24.6% on sales growth of 9.4% when compared with the third quarter of last year.  Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations in the third quarter increased 26.9% compared to the previous year.  Diluted earnings per share, including the loss from discontinued operations in the quarter, a...
Mar 21, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Expansion In Motorized Capacity
ELKHART, Ind., March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced the expansion of production capacity at its Thor Motor Coach subsidiary with the purchase of a 128,000-square-foot production facility on approximately 18 acres located in Bristol, Indiana....
Mar 17, 2016 01:15 pm ET
Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend
ELKHART, Ind., March 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that its Board of Directors approved, at their March 17, 2016 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share....
Mar 07, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Record Results For Second Quarter And First Six Months Of Fiscal 2016
ELKHART, Ind., March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced net income from continuing operations of $45.2 million, or $0.86 per share, on revenues of $975.1 million for the second quarter ended January 31, 2016.  Net income from continuing operations increased 49% on sales growth of 14% when compared with the second quarter of last year. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations in the second quarter increased 51% to $0.86 compared to the previous year.  Diluted earnings per share, including the loss from discontinued operations in the quarter,...
Mar 01, 2016 11:15 am ET
K-Z to Manage Livin' Lite RV Operations
SHIPSHEWANA, Ind., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- K.Z., Inc. announced the incorporation of Livin Lite RV, Inc. into its expanding operating network, effective February 22, 2016. Thor (NYSE: THO), through a wholly-owned subsidiary, acquired the net assets of innovative RV maker Livin Lite RV in August of 2013. Heading up the K-Z/Venture/Livin Lite group is Aram Koltookian, president....
Feb 05, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Organizational Changes
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced a series of organizational changes at Keystone RV Company, Dutchmen Manufacturing and CrossRoads RV. ...
Jan 25, 2016 11:15 am ET
Thor Announces Management Change At CrossRoads RV
ELKHART, Ind., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) today announced that Andy Cripe, President of its CrossRoads subsidiary, has resigned from CrossRoads to pursue other interests.  Mr. Cripe's resignation was effective January 22, 2016. ...