Media headlines about Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Huttig Building Products earned a coverage optimism score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.5233107259073 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

Separately, TheStreet downgraded shares of Huttig Building Products from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) traded down 1.36% on Tuesday, hitting $5.82. 39,492 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Huttig Building Products has a one year low of $4.65 and a one year high of $9.24. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $6.88 and a 200-day moving average of $7.21. The stock has a market cap of $150.58 million, a PE ratio of 27.32 and a beta of 1.75.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $198.70 million during the quarter. Huttig Building Products had a net margin of 0.79% and a return on equity of 10.21%. On average, equities analysts forecast that Huttig Building Products will post $0.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds” was first reported by Daily Political and is the sole property of of Daily Political. If you are viewing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and international copyright and trademark law. The legal version of this report can be read at https://www.dailypolitical.com/2017/08/08/huttig-building-products-nasdaqhbp-earning-somewhat-positive-media-coverage-analysis-finds.html.

Huttig Building Products Company Profile

Huttig Building Products, Inc is a domestic distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products used principally in residential construction and in home improvement, remodeling and repair work. The Company purchases from manufacturers and distributes its products through approximately 26 wholesale distribution centers serving over 41 states.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP)

Receive News & Ratings for Huttig Building Products Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Huttig Building Products Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.