BMC Stock Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:BMCH) insider Keith Costello bought 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $23.13 per share, with a total value of $346,950.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

BMC Stock Holdings Inc (BMCH) traded up $0.35 on Friday, reaching $23.35. 1,299,437 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 562,934. BMC Stock Holdings Inc has a one year low of $17.45 and a one year high of $23.90. The company has a quick ratio of 1.38, a current ratio of 2.29 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,548.56, a PE ratio of 23.57 and a beta of 1.50.

BMC Stock (NASDAQ:BMCH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.35 by ($0.01). BMC Stock had a net margin of 1.53% and a return on equity of 9.42%. The firm had revenue of $881.01 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $888.09 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.32 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. analysts predict that BMC Stock Holdings Inc will post 0.98 earnings per share for the current year.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Zions Bancorporation purchased a new position in BMC Stock in the third quarter valued at $110,000. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. increased its holdings in BMC Stock by 20.8% in the second quarter. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. now owns 5,748 shares of the company’s stock valued at $126,000 after buying an additional 989 shares in the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its holdings in BMC Stock by 2,853.3% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 7,147 shares of the company’s stock valued at $156,000 after buying an additional 6,905 shares in the last quarter. Aperio Group LLC purchased a new position in BMC Stock in the third quarter valued at $209,000. Finally, Koch Industries Inc. purchased a new position in BMC Stock in the second quarter valued at $244,000.

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on BMCH shares. Robert W. Baird restated a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 target price on shares of BMC Stock in a research report on Monday, October 9th. FBR & Co decreased their target price on shares of BMC Stock from $26.00 to $22.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 22nd. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 target price (up from $22.00) on shares of BMC Stock in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and set a $25.00 target price (up from $23.00) on shares of BMC Stock in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of BMC Stock from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $24.00.

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About BMC Stock

BMC Stock Holdings, Inc is a provider of building products and services in the United States residential construction market. The Company’s segments include Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Texas, Intermountain, Western and Mountain West divisions. Its product offerings include lumber and lumber sheet goods and an array of products, including millwork, doors, windows, structural components, floor and roof trusses and wall panels.

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