Comfort Systems USA Inc. (NYSE:FIX) saw unusually-high trading volume on Thursday . Approximately 268,529 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 5% from the previous session’s volume of 281,329 shares.The stock last traded at $31.58 and had previously closed at $31.53.

FIX has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Sidoti lowered Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $36.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 29th.

The company’s 50-day moving average price is $32.08 and its 200 day moving average price is $30.25. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion and a P/E ratio of 22.34.

Comfort Systems USA (NYSE:FIX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.08. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.13 EPS. The firm had revenue of $385.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $397.77 million. Comfort Systems USA’s revenue was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Comfort Systems USA Inc. will post $1.69 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director Vance W. Tang sold 5,584 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.27, for a total value of $180,195.68. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Franklin Myers purchased 4,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 29th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $29.30 per share, with a total value of $123,060.00. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 167,200 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,898,960. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

Other large investors recently bought and sold shares of the company. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 69,181 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,966,000 after buying an additional 1,245 shares in the last quarter. Engineers Gate Manager LP boosted its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 12.9% in the fourth quarter. Engineers Gate Manager LP now owns 55,242 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,570,000 after buying an additional 6,314 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 3.7% in the fourth quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 255,932 shares of the company’s stock valued at $7,273,000 after buying an additional 9,073 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 4.4% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 588,410 shares of the company’s stock valued at $16,723,000 after buying an additional 25,008 shares in the last quarter. Finally, GSA Capital Partners LLP boosted its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 70.8% in the fourth quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 72,393 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,057,000 after buying an additional 29,999 shares in the last quarter.

Comfort Systems USA, Inc is a provider of mechanical contracting services, which principally includes heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, piping and controls, as well as off-site construction, electrical, monitoring and fire protection. It installs, maintains and repairs products and systems throughout its approximately 35 operating units in 81 cities and 89 locations throughout the United States.

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