Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lessened its holdings in Gibraltar Industries Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK) by 1.6% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,339,829 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 37,559 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned 0.07% of Gibraltar Industries worth $83,274,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 99.5% in the 4th quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 4,849 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $173,000 after purchasing an additional 2,418 shares during the last quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Gibraltar Industries during the 3rd quarter worth $229,000. Whittier Trust Co. acquired a new position in Gibraltar Industries during the 4th quarter worth $187,000. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its position in Gibraltar Industries by 14.3% during the 4th quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 7,419 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $264,000 after acquiring an additional 930 shares during the last quarter. Finally, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC lifted its position in Gibraltar Industries by 30.2% during the 4th quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 7,913 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $282,000 after acquiring an additional 1,835 shares during the last quarter.

A number of research analysts have weighed in on ROCK shares. BidaskClub raised shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, February 4th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 7th.

Gibraltar Industries stock opened at $37.15 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $1.20 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.36 and a beta of 1.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04, a current ratio of 1.89 and a quick ratio of 1.30. Gibraltar Industries Inc has a fifty-two week low of $31.96 and a fifty-two week high of $49.10.

Gibraltar Industries (NASDAQ:ROCK) last released its earnings results on Friday, May 3rd. The construction company reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.30 by ($0.02). The firm had revenue of $227.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $221.73 million. Gibraltar Industries had a return on equity of 12.04% and a net margin of 6.09%. The firm’s revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.26 EPS. Equities analysts forecast that Gibraltar Industries Inc will post 2.47 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Gibraltar Industries Profile

Gibraltar Industries, Inc manufactures and distributes building products in North America and Asia. It operates through three segments: Residential Products, Industrial and Infrastructure Products, and Renewable Energy and Conservation. The Residential Products segment offers roof and foundation ventilation products and accessories, such as solar powered units; mail and electronic package solutions, including single mailboxes, cluster style mail and parcel boxes for single and multi-family housing, and electronic package locker systems; roof edgings and flashings; soffits and trims; drywall corner beads; metal roofing products and accessories; rain dispersion products comprising gutters and accessories; and exterior retractable awnings.

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