Wall Street analysts predict that BMC Stock Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BMCH) will announce $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for BMC Stock Holdings’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.33 and the highest is $0.45. BMC Stock Holdings reported earnings of $0.32 per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 18.8%. The firm is scheduled to report its next earnings report on Monday, November 6th.

On average, analysts expect that BMC Stock Holdings will report full-year earnings of $1.15 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.07 to $1.28. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the firm will report earnings of $1.59 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.39 to $1.71. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow BMC Stock Holdings.

BMC Stock Holdings (NASDAQ:BMCH) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.03. BMC Stock Holdings had a return on equity of 9.20% and a net margin of 1.28%. The business had revenue of $886.38 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $871.51 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.32 EPS. BMC Stock Holdings’s quarterly revenue was up 11.1% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on BMCH shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of BMC Stock Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $24.00 target price on shares of BMC Stock Holdings in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Barclays PLC set a $24.00 target price on shares of BMC Stock Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $24.40.

In other BMC Stock Holdings news, insider Lisa M. Hamblet sold 12,812 shares of BMC Stock Holdings stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.82, for a total value of $266,745.84. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 74,133 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,543,449.06. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. 3.70% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. acquired a new stake in BMC Stock Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $108,000. Acadian Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in BMC Stock Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $140,000. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in BMC Stock Holdings by 2,853.3% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 7,147 shares of the company’s stock valued at $156,000 after buying an additional 6,905 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. acquired a new stake in BMC Stock Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $209,000. Finally, TFS Capital LLC acquired a new stake in BMC Stock Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $210,000. Institutional investors own 98.99% of the company’s stock.

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BMC Stock Holdings (NASDAQ:BMCH) traded up 0.25% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $20.00. 679,722 shares of the stock were exchanged. BMC Stock Holdings has a one year low of $15.45 and a one year high of $23.90. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $21.35 and a 200-day moving average price of $21.41. The stock has a market cap of $1.34 billion, a P/E ratio of 32.84 and a beta of 1.47.

BMC Stock Holdings Company Profile

BMC Stock Holdings, Inc is a provider of building products and services in the United States residential construction market. The Company’s segments include Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Texas, Intermountain, Western and Mountain West divisions. Its product offerings include lumber and lumber sheet goods and an array of products, including millwork, doors, windows, structural components, floor and roof trusses and wall panels.

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