Houston Wire & Cable Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:HWCC)

About Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)

Houston Wire & Cable Company logoHouston Wire & Cable Company is a holding company. The Company is engaged in provision of electrical and mechanical wire and cable, hardware and related services. It operates through sales of wire and cable, hardware and related services segment in the United States market. Its cable management program includes purchasing and storing inventory for product availability. The Company offers products in categories of wire and cable, including continuous and interlocked armor cable; control and power cable; electronic wire and cable; flexible and portable cord; instrumentation and thermocouple cable; lead and high temperature cable; medium voltage cable; premise and category wire and cable; primary and secondary aluminum distribution cable, and synthetic fiber rope slings, chain, shackles, and other related hardware. The Company also offers private branded products, including its brand LifeGuard, a low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) cable. Its products are used in repair and replacement work.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Industrial Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:HWCC
  • CUSIP: 44244K10
  • Web: www.houwire.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $108.88 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,497,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.57
  • 52 Week Range: $5.10 - $8.05
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 55.00
  • P/E Growth: 4.30
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $275.64 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.40
  • Book Value: $5.45 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.21
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($275,999.00)
  • Net Margins: -1.67%
  • Return on Equity: -1.94%
  • Return on Assets: -1.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.31%
  • Current Ratio: 5.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 33,487 shs.
  • Beta: 1.37
  • Short Ratio: 12.93
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)

What is Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock symbol?

Houston Wire & Cable Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HWCC."

How often does Houston Wire & Cable Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Houston Wire & Cable Company?

Houston Wire & Cable Company announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 10th. Investors of record on Friday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Tuesday, August 30th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 17th. View Houston Wire & Cable Company's Dividend History.

How were Houston Wire & Cable Company's earnings last quarter?

Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported ($0.03) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $78.71 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $70.14 million. Houston Wire & Cable Company had a negative net margin of 1.67% and a negative return on equity of 1.94%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 21.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.01) EPS. View Houston Wire & Cable Company's Earnings History.

Where is Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock going? Where will Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Houston Wire & Cable Company's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Houston Wire & Cable Company's share price to reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Houston Wire & Cable Company.

Who are some of Houston Wire & Cable Company's key competitors?

Who owns Houston Wire & Cable Company stock?

Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (9.23%), Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA (9.00%), Royce & Associates LP (8.85%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (6.10%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.98%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (4.81%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houston Wire & Cable Company.

Who sold Houston Wire & Cable Company stock? Who is selling Houston Wire & Cable Company stock?

Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Walthausen & Co. LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Menta Capital LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houston Wire & Cable Company.

Who bought Houston Wire & Cable Company stock? Who is buying Houston Wire & Cable Company stock?

Houston Wire & Cable Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameriprise Financial Inc., FMR LLC, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Brandes Investment Partners LP and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houston Wire & Cable Company.

How do I buy Houston Wire & Cable Company stock?

Shares of Houston Wire & Cable Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Houston Wire & Cable Company stock cost?

One share of Houston Wire & Cable Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.60.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.00 (21.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/16/2017ValuEngineUpgradeStrong Sell -> SellHighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Buy$8.00HighView Rating Details
11/30/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightN/AView Rating Details
5/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Earnings by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/20173/31/2017($0.01)($0.03)$70.14 million$78.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2017Q4 2016$0.01($0.08)$71.78 million$69.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316($0.03)($0.09)$64.32 million$65.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216$0.01($0.04)$67.09 million$62.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.04($0.01)$71.63 million$64.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q415$0.05$0.03$74.11 million$70.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.08$0.06$73.98 million$78.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.15$0.09$85.62 million$77.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.15$0.13$86.49 million$81.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$0.20$0.21$96.85 million$89.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.21$0.20$100.37 million$96.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.23$0.23$102.08 million$103.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.18$0.21$92.38 million$100.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q413$0.23$0.18$99.50 million$94.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.23$0.20$99.50 million$95.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.27$0.23$99.86 million$99.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.23$0.22$94.97 million$94.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/18/2013Q4 2012$0.21$0.25$92.62 million$104.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$0.29$0.24$103.64 million$96.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.26$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.27$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.31$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.26$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.17$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2011$0.12$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q2 20172$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q3 20172($0.03)$0.02($0.01)
Q4 20172$0.02$0.02$0.02
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Most Recent Dividend:8/30/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.15
Dividend Yield:2.27%
Payout Ratio:-55.56% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
150.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
125.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/10/2016Quarterly$0.038/17/20168/19/20168/30/2016
5/6/2016Quarterly$0.065/12/20165/16/20165/27/2016
2/16/2016Quarterly$0.062/24/20162/26/20163/11/2016
11/6/2015Quarterly$0.0611/12/201511/16/201511/27/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.125.19%5/14/20155/18/20155/29/2015
2/11/2015quarterly$0.124.53%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015
11/7/2014quarterly$0.123.61%11/14/201411/18/201411/28/2014
8/11/2014quarterly$0.123.91%8/13/20148/17/20148/29/2014
5/12/2014quarterly$0.123.81%5/15/20145/19/20145/30/2014
2/10/2014quarterly$0.113.38%2/18/20142/20/20142/28/2014
11/14/2013quarterly$0.113.33%11/20/201311/22/201312/2/2013
8/2/2013quarterly$0.113%8/8/20138/12/20138/30/2013
5/7/2013quarterly$0.113.04%5/15/20135/17/20135/30/2013
2/11/2013quarterly$0.093.06%2/19/20132/21/20132/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.55%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2015Michael T CampbellDirectorBuy4,000$5.63$22,520.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Latest Headlines for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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DateHeadline
feeds.benzinga.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the KeyBanc Industrial, Automotive & Transportation Conference on June 1st at the InterContinental Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts
feeds.benzinga.com - May 25 at 7:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 11:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$71.55 Million in Sales Expected for Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Co. :HWCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 6:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoToo early to call Snap's future: Analyst - Presented by: The Aol. On Network
www.nasdaq.com - May 11 at 11:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:22 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference on May 18th at the Boston Park Plaza in Boston, Massachusetts
feeds.benzinga.com - May 11 at 8:11 AM
streetinsider.com logoHouston Wire & Cable (HWCC) Misses Q1 EPS by 4c, Beats on Revenues
www.streetinsider.com - May 10 at 11:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable's (HWCC) CEO James Pokluda on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 10 at 11:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Reports Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 6:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 4:38 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Company posts Q1 loss per share $0.03
www.reuters.com - May 10 at 1:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Houston Wire & Cable CO to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 1:28 PM
marketbeat.com logoHouston Wire reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 4:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Earns News Impact Score of 0.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 12:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $70.14 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Upgraded to Buy by Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhib
biz.yahoo.com - March 29 at 6:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 24 at 5:52 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the Sidoti & Co. Spring 2017 Convention on March 29th at the Marriott Marquis in New York City, New York
feeds.benzinga.com - March 22 at 8:26 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Company reports Q4 loss per share of $0.11
www.reuters.com - March 17 at 11:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 16-Mar-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 2:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Houston Wire & Cable Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:26 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Reports Results for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Announces Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 10:43 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
feeds.benzinga.com - March 9 at 7:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable May Be Past The Worst
seekingalpha.com - January 5 at 2:55 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 8-K/A, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Financial Statement
biz.yahoo.com - December 13 at 6:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Houston Wire & Cable by KeyBanc Capital Mkts
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 5:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-16 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 7:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the Southwest IDEAS Conference on November 16th at the InterContinental Hotel in Dallas, Texas
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 7:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable's (HWCC) CEO Jim Pokluda on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - November 8 at 4:56 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Co Q3 sales $65.2 mln
www.reuters.com - November 8 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 9:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or
biz.yahoo.com - October 5 at 5:27 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Company announces acquisition of Vertex
www.reuters.com - October 4 at 10:17 AM
streetinsider.com logoHouston Wire & Cable (HWCC) Acquires Vertex from DXP Enterprises (DXPE)
www.streetinsider.com - October 4 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:28 pm Houston Wire & Cable acquires Vertex Corporate Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries from DXP Enterprises (DXPE) for $32.3 mln
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the CL King 14th Annual Best Ideas Conference on September 13th at the Omni Berkshire Hotel in New York City, New York
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable's (HWCC) CEO Jim Pokluda on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 8:25 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Co qtrly adjusted loss per share $0.04
www.reuters.com - August 9 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 10:19 AM

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