Gibraltar Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:ROCK)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $36.68 and last traded at $36.55, with a volume of 170,617 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $35.28.

Several equities analysts have commented on ROCK shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, June 30th. Wedbush increased their target price on shares of Gibraltar Industries from $30.00 to $33.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, May 9th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $32.80.

The firm’s 50 day moving average is $33.15 and its 200 day moving average is $27.47. The stock has a market cap of $1.15 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.28.

Gibraltar Industries (NASDAQ:ROCK) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The company reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.07. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.25 EPS. The company earned $263.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $271.27 million. Gibraltar Industries’s revenue was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect that Gibraltar Industries Inc. will post $1.43 EPS for the current year.

A number of large investors recently modified their holdings of the company. Systematic Financial Management LP raised its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 6.8% in the fourth quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP now owns 40,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,032,000 after buying an additional 2,600 shares during the last quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. raised its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 17.5% in the fourth quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 129,685 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,299,000 after buying an additional 19,285 shares during the last quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund raised its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 70.1% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 50,518 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,285,000 after buying an additional 20,818 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 68.6% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 109,900 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,796,000 after buying an additional 44,700 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 53,768 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,368,000 after buying an additional 1,035 shares during the last quarter.

Gibraltar Industries, Inc is a manufacturer and distributor of building products for industrial, transportation infrastructure, residential housing, renewable energy and resource conservation markets. The Company operates through three segments: Residential Products, Industrial and Infrastructure Products and Renewable Energy and Conservation.

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