News headlines about BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlueLinx Holdings earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the construction company an impact score of 46.9061407653792 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Separately, ValuEngine lowered BlueLinx Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th.

Shares of BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) traded up 2.3773% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $10.0125. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 13,744 shares. BlueLinx Holdings has a 52 week low of $6.36 and a 52 week high of $11.78. The stock has a market capitalization of $91.09 million, a PE ratio of 3.1516 and a beta of 2.29. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $10.45 and a 200 day moving average price of $9.39.

BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 10th. The construction company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter. BlueLinx Holdings had a net margin of 1.62% and a negative return on equity of 22.97%. The company had revenue of $474 million during the quarter. Equities analysts forecast that BlueLinx Holdings will post ($0.21) earnings per share for the current year.

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BlueLinx Holdings Company Profile

BlueLinx Holdings, Inc is a distributor of building products in North America. The Company operates its distribution business through a network of approximately 40 distribution centers. It serves metropolitan areas in the United States and delivers building products to a range of wholesale and retail customers.

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