Concrete Pumping Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:BBCP) Director John M. Piecuch purchased 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 24th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $3.51 per share, for a total transaction of $10,530.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 17,590 shares in the company, valued at $61,740.90. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

NASDAQ BBCP traded down $0.19 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $3.32. The stock had a trading volume of 1,689 shares, compared to its average volume of 158,155. Concrete Pumping Holdings Inc has a 1 year low of $2.42 and a 1 year high of $10.03. The stock has a market cap of $206.68 million, a PE ratio of -9.22 and a beta of 0.68. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $4.90 and a 200 day moving average price of $4.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 0.66 and a quick ratio of 0.60.

Concrete Pumping (NASDAQ:BBCP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March 11th. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.03) by ($0.03). Concrete Pumping had a negative return on equity of 3.00% and a negative net margin of 3.02%. The firm had revenue of $73.94 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $73.52 million. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Concrete Pumping Holdings Inc will post 0.07 earnings per share for the current year.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its holdings in shares of Concrete Pumping by 46.5% during the 3rd quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 25,056 shares of the company’s stock valued at $99,000 after purchasing an additional 7,950 shares during the last quarter. Barclays PLC boosted its holdings in shares of Concrete Pumping by 100.0% during the 4th quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 16,391 shares of the company’s stock valued at $90,000 after purchasing an additional 8,197 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG boosted its holdings in shares of Concrete Pumping by 65.2% during the 4th quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 22,996 shares of the company’s stock valued at $126,000 after purchasing an additional 9,079 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC bought a new position in shares of Concrete Pumping during the 4th quarter valued at about $65,000. Finally, Janus Henderson Group PLC bought a new position in shares of Concrete Pumping during the 4th quarter valued at about $68,000. Institutional investors own 25.92% of the company’s stock.

A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. ValuEngine cut Concrete Pumping from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 15th. Zacks Investment Research raised Concrete Pumping from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday. DA Davidson began coverage on shares of Concrete Pumping in a report on Tuesday, March 17th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $4.50 price objective for the company. Robert W. Baird lowered shares of Concrete Pumping from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $5.00 to $3.00 in a report on Tuesday. Finally, B. Riley decreased their price objective on shares of Concrete Pumping from $7.00 to $5.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, March 17th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $5.36.

About Concrete Pumping

Concrete Pumping Holdings, Inc provides concrete pumping and concrete waste management services. The company offers concrete pumping services under the Brundage-Bone brand and concrete waste management services under the Eco-Pan brand in the United States; and concrete pumping services under the Camfaud brand in the United Kingdom.

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