NCI Building Systems Inc. (NYSE:NCS) shares reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $17.59 and last traded at $17.10, with a volume of 179,430 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $17.17.

Several research analysts have issued reports on NCS shares. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of NCI Building Systems in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Stephens lowered shares of NCI Building Systems from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and raised their price target for the stock from $14.00 to $17.00 in a report on Friday, June 3rd. FBR & Co restated an “outperform” rating and set a $18.00 price target (up previously from $17.00) on shares of NCI Building Systems in a report on Thursday, June 2nd. DA Davidson lowered shares of NCI Building Systems from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $16.00 price target for the company. in a report on Thursday, May 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of NCI Building Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 11th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $16.00.

The company has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion and a P/E ratio of 37.18. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $16.16 and its 200-day moving average is $13.53.

NCI Building Systems (NYSE:NCS) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May 31st. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $372.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $364.22 million. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.06) EPS. NCI Building Systems’s revenue was up 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts expect that NCI Building Systems Inc. will post $0.70 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other NCI Building Systems news, CEO Norman C. Chambers sold 360,282 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.01, for a total transaction of $5,768,114.82. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 787,664 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $12,610,500.64. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, CFO Mark E. Johnson sold 16,424 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.02, for a total value of $279,536.48. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 235,416 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,006,780.32. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other large investors have bought and sold shares of the company. Foresters Investment Management Company Inc. boosted its stake in NCI Building Systems by 1.0% in the fourth quarter. Foresters Investment Management Company Inc. now owns 401,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,981,000 after buying an additional 4,000 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in NCI Building Systems by 11.7% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 407,626 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,059,000 after buying an additional 42,767 shares during the period. Century Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in NCI Building Systems by 1.5% in the fourth quarter. Century Capital Management LLC now owns 1,211,697 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,037,000 after buying an additional 18,437 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in NCI Building Systems by 22.0% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,152,102 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,298,000 after buying an additional 208,039 shares during the period. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its stake in NCI Building Systems by 1,570.4% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 412,586 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,120,000 after buying an additional 387,886 shares during the period.

NCI Building Systems, Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of metal products for the non-residential construction industry. The Company operates through three segments: engineered building systems, metal components and metal coil coating. The metal coil coating segment consists of cleaning, treating, painting and slitting continuous steel coils before the steel is fabricated for use by construction and industrial users.

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