Press coverage about Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Huttig Building Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Huttig Building Products (HBP) traded down 0.45% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $6.68. 80,673 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a market capitalization of $172.88 million, a PE ratio of 12.26 and a beta of 1.76. Huttig Building Products has a 1-year low of $4.65 and a 1-year high of $9.24. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $6.79 and a 200 day moving average price of $7.15.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) last issued its earnings results on Monday, May 1st. The company reported ($0.04) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $175.70 million during the quarter. Huttig Building Products had a return on equity of 15.74% and a net margin of 1.92%. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Huttig Building Products will post $0.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About Huttig Building Products

Huttig Building Products, Inc is a domestic distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products used principally in residential construction and in home improvement, remodeling and repair work. The Company purchases from manufacturers and distributes its products through approximately 26 wholesale distribution centers serving over 41 states.

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