NASDAQ:HWCC - Houston Wire & Cable Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.96 -0.18 (-2.93 %) (As of 02/20/2019 06:24 AM ET)Previous Close$6.14Today's Range$5.87 - $6.0752-Week Range$4.76 - $9.32Volume36,500 shsAverage Volume43,605 shsMarket Capitalization$98.46 millionP/E Ratio11.16Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.67 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Houston Wire & Cable Company, through its subsidiaries, sells electrical and mechanical wire and cable, industrial fasteners, hardware, and related services in the United States. It offers wire and cable products, including continuous and interlocked armor cables; control and power cables; electronic wires and cables; flexible and portable cords; instrumentation and thermocouple cables; lead and high temperature cables; medium voltage cables; and premise and category wires and cables, primary and secondary aluminum distribution cables, and steel wire ropes and wire rope slings, as well as synthetic fiber rope slings, chains, shackles, and other related hardware and corrosion resistant products. The company also provides private branded products comprising its proprietary brand LifeGuard, a low-smoke zero-halogen cable. Its products are used in maintenance, repair, and operations activities, and related projects; larger-scale projects in the utility, industrial, and infrastructure markets; and a range of industrial applications, such as communications, energy, engineering and construction, general manufacturing, marine construction and marine transportation, mining, infrastructure, oilfield services, petrochemical, transportation, utility, wastewater treatment, and food and beverage. Houston Wire & Cable Company was founded in 1975 and is based in Houston, Texas. Receive HWCC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HWCC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Electrical apparatus & equipment Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:HWCC Previous Symbol CUSIP44244K10 Webwww.houwire.com Phone713-609-2100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.74 Current Ratio5.57 Quick Ratio2.43Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.16 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$317.70 million Price / Sales0.31 Cash Flow$0.3732 per share Price / Cash Flow15.97 Book Value$5.50 per share Price / Book1.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$-220,000.00 Net Margins2.56% Return on Equity9.52% Return on Assets4.55%Miscellaneous Employees422 Outstanding Shares16,520,000Market Cap$98.46 million OptionableOptionable Houston Wire & Cable (NASDAQ:HWCC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Houston Wire & Cable's stock symbol? Houston Wire & Cable trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HWCC." How were Houston Wire & Cable's earnings last quarter? Houston Wire & Cable (NASDAQ:HWCC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 9th. The industrial products company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.07. The industrial products company had revenue of $93.85 million for the quarter. Houston Wire & Cable had a return on equity of 9.52% and a net margin of 2.56%. View Houston Wire & Cable's Earnings History. When is Houston Wire & Cable's next earnings date? Houston Wire & Cable is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Houston Wire & Cable. Has Houston Wire & Cable been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about HWCC stock has trended neutral on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Houston Wire & Cable earned a media sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Houston Wire & Cable's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Houston Wire & Cable include Napco Security Technologies (NSSC), Plug Power (PLUG), Titan International (TWI), Digimarc (DMRC), LSC Communications (LKSD), Hurco Companies (HURC), Superior Group of Companies (SGC), Lawson Products (LAWS), Diversified Royalty (BEVFF), CECO Environmental (CECE), UFP Technologies (UFPT), Ardagh Group (ARD), Advanced Emissions Solutions (ADES), Northwest Pipe (NWPX) and Energous (WATT). Who are Houston Wire & Cable's key executives? Houston Wire & Cable's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James L. Pokluda III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)Mr. Nicol G. Graham, Consultant (Age 67)Mr. Christopher M. Micklas, VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 52)Mr. Eric S. Blankenship, VP of National Bus. Devel. (Age 67)Ms. Carol M. Sims SPHR, Director of HR (Age 59) Who are Houston Wire & Cable's major shareholders? Houston Wire & Cable's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.68%), Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA (4.97%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (4.68%), BlackRock Inc. (2.94%), Ancora Advisors LLC (1.98%) and Raymond James & Associates (1.49%). Company insiders that own Houston Wire & Cable stock include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Roy W Haley, Sandford W Rothe and William H Sheffield. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houston Wire & Cable. Which major investors are selling Houston Wire & Cable stock? HWCC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ancora Advisors LLC, 22NW LP, SG Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Acadian Asset Management LLC and Brandes Investment Partners LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houston Wire & Cable. Which major investors are buying Houston Wire & Cable stock? HWCC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Malaga Cove Capital LLC and Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Houston Wire & Cable stock in the last two years include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Roy W Haley, Sandford W Rothe and William H Sheffield. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houston Wire & Cable. How do I buy shares of Houston Wire & Cable? Shares of HWCC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Houston Wire & Cable's stock price today? One share of HWCC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.96. How big of a company is Houston Wire & Cable? Houston Wire & Cable has a market capitalization of $98.46 million and generates $317.70 million in revenue each year. Houston Wire & Cable employs 422 workers across the globe. What is Houston Wire & Cable's official website? The official website for Houston Wire & Cable is http://www.houwire.com. How can I contact Houston Wire & Cable? Houston Wire & Cable's mailing address is 10201 NORTH LOOP EAST, HOUSTON TX, 77029. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 713-609-2100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Houston Wire & Cable (NASDAQ HWCC)Community Ranking: 1.8 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 109 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 196 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 305MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Houston Wire & Cable and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HWCC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HWCC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the ex-dividend date different from the record date?