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

About Houston Wire & Cable Company

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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: HWCC
  • CUSIP: 44244K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $6.22
  • 52-Week Range: $16,380,000.00 - $5.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 170.00
  • P/E Growth: -3.26
  • Market Cap: $111.38M
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,380,000
  • Beta: 1.37
Profitability:
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/30/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
5/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/18/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/8/2017        
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$0.19$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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q2 20161$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q3 20161($0.04)($0.04)($0.04)
Q4 20162$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q1 20172$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q2 20172$0.00$0.02$0.01
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)
Annual Dividend:$0.15
Dividend Yield:2.21%
Payout Ratio:-55.56% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-107.14% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
375.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History 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 History for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.55%
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

Latest Headlines for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : January 6, 2017 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - January 6 at 6:25 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable May Be Past The Worst (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
biz.yahoo.com - December 13 at 6:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : December 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - December 2 at 5:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Houston Wire & Cable by KeyBanc Capital Mkts (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 5:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Co.: Sudden move in price, will it continue? (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - November 24 at 5:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : November 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - November 10 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Co. :HWCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - November 9 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-16 4:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 7:49 AM
News IconHouston Wire & Cable Sales Down 16.7% in 3Q (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.mdm.com - November 8 at 4:56 PM
marketexclusive.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) Files An 8-K Reports Results for the Third Quarter of 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
marketexclusive.com - November 8 at 4:56 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable's (HWCC) CEO Jim Pokluda on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:HWCC)
seekingalpha.com - November 8 at 4:56 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Co Q3 sales $65.2 mln (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.reuters.com - November 8 at 8:20 AM
marketwired.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Reports Results for the Third Quarter of 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.marketwired.com - November 8 at 8:20 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire reports 3Q loss (NASDAQ:HWCC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
biz.yahoo.com - October 5 at 5:27 PM
News IconHouston Wire & Cable Acquires Vertex Corporate Holdings from DXP (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.mdm.com - October 5 at 10:45 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Company announces acquisition of Vertex (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.reuters.com - October 4 at 10:17 AM
streetinsider.com logoHouston Wire & Cable (HWCC) Acquires Vertex from DXP Enterprises (DXPE) (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 10:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : September 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - September 7 at 5:41 PM
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : August 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 24 at 5:24 PM
4-traders.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE COMPANY : ex-dividend day (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.4-traders.com - August 17 at 8:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Co. :HWCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 11 at 5:47 PM
News IconHouston Wire & Cable Sales Down 19.9% in 2Q (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.mdm.com - August 11 at 8:32 AM
seekingalpha.com logoHouston Wire & Cable's (HWCC) CEO Jim Pokluda on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:HWCC)
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 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 8:25 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:HWCC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 5:43 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Co qtrly adjusted loss per share $0.04 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.reuters.com - August 9 at 8:32 AM
News IconCDS CLIENT HOUSTON WIRE & CABLE, WINS AMERICAN BUSINESS “STEVIE” AWARD IN WEBSITE DESIGN FOR HOUWIRE.COM (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.prurgent.com - August 3 at 5:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 10:19 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBook Value Growth Rate And Current Dividend Yield Make Houston Wire & Cable Worthy Of Your Attention (NASDAQ:HWCC)
seekingalpha.com - July 6 at 5:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Houston Wire & Cable Co. : July 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - July 1 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable (HWC) Appoints SMR Gulf Coast Inc. as a Sales Representative in Texas (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 12:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Co. :HWCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.capitalcube.com - May 17 at 12:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HWCC earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 11:09 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOUSTON WIRE & CABLE CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:HWCC)
biz.yahoo.com - May 6 at 6:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Launches Updated www.HOUWIRE.com With Enhanced Interactive Technology (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:31 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire reports 1Q loss (NASDAQ:HWCC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Reports Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:30 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2016 Houston Wire & Cable Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:HWCC)
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:07 AM
publicnow.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.publicnow.com - April 28 at 7:57 AM
publicnow.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the Sidoti & Co. Emerging Growth Convention March 31st in New York City, New York (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.publicnow.com - March 24 at 10:17 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Houston Wire & Cable Co posts Q4 adj. earnings of 3 cents/shr (NASDAQ:HWCC)
feeds.reuters.com - March 10 at 8:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces First Quarter Dividend (NASDAQ:HWCC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:00 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2015 Houston Wire & Cable Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:HWCC)
biz.yahoo.com - November 5 at 7:07 AM
noodls.com logoHouston Wire & Cable Company Announces Third Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:HWCC)
www.noodls.com - October 29 at 7:48 AM

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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 yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 17th.

When will Houston Wire & Cable Company announce their earnings?

Houston Wire & Cable Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 8th 2017.

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 investors include Royce & Associates LP (8.92%), FMR LLC (8.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.92%), Ancora Advisors LLC (1.81%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.13%) and Menta Capital LLC (0.70%).

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 Royce & Associates LP, GRT Capital Partners L.L.C., Ancora Advisors LLC and Menta Capital LLC.

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 Franklin Resources Inc., FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and GSA Capital Partners LLP.

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 $6.80.

Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC)

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff