SOURCE: Winnebago Industries

Winnebago Industries

October 06, 2014 17:01 ET

Winnebago Industries Named to Barron's 400 Index

FOREST CITY, IA--(Marketwired - October 06, 2014) - Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WGO), has been named to the Barron's 400 Index in its bi-annual rebalance in September. 

"We are honored to be recognized by Barron's for the 400 Index," said Winnebago Chairman, CEO and President Randy Potts. "Winnebago Industries' management team has been doing a great job of consistently growing and improving our business on multiple fronts and we are pleased to be recognized for those efforts."

According to Barron's, this is the 8th time Winnebago Industries has been selected to the index since its inception in 1997. A letter from Barron's stated, "Given that only about 6% of all North American publicly listed companies are selected to the Barron's 400 on the basis of their fundamental soundness, it underscores the overall strength of your company's financial results and its bright prospects as an investment for public shareholders."

The Barron's 400 Index, jointly developed by Barron's and MarketGrader (www.marketgrader.com), is comprised of companies that score highest when evaluated against fundamentals-based criteria as measured by MarketGrader's overall grade across growth, value, profitability and cash flow. For more information about the index and its methodology please refer to www.barrons400.com or to http://www.marketgrader.com/MGMainWeb/barrons/barrons.jsp.

About Winnebago Industries
Winnebago Industries, Inc., "The Most Recognized Name In Motorhomes®", is a leading U.S. manufacturer of recreation vehicles, which are used primarily in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The Company and its subsidiary build quality motorhomes, travel trailers, fifth wheel products and transit buses. Winnebago Industries has received the Quality Circle Award from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association every year since 1996. The Company's common stock is listed on the New York and Chicago Stock Exchanges and traded under the symbol WGO. Options for the Company's common stock are traded on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. For access to Winnebago Industries' investor relations material or to add your name to an automatic email list for Company news releases, visit, http://www.wgo.net/investor.html.

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