Headlines about Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Huttig Building Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.008932027188 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Separately, TheStreet lowered Huttig Building Products from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st.

Shares of Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) opened at 6.34 on Wednesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $5.93 and a 200-day moving average price of $6.98. Huttig Building Products has a 52 week low of $4.65 and a 52 week high of $9.24. The firm has a market capitalization of $164.03 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.08 and a beta of 1.74.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter. Huttig Building Products had a return on equity of 10.21% and a net margin of 0.79%. The company had revenue of $198.70 million during the quarter. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Huttig Building Products will post $0.24 earnings per share for the current year.

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Huttig Building Products Company Profile

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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