NASDAQ:HWCC - Houston Wire & Cable Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$6.00 -0.01 (-0.17 %)
(As of 04/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.01
Today's Range$6.00 - $6.16
52-Week Range$4.76 - $9.32
Volume55,268 shs
Average Volume33,842 shs
Market Capitalization$99.68 million
P/E Ratio11.36
Dividend YieldN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical apparatus & equipment
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HWCC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$356.86 million
Cash Flow$0.7335 per share
Book Value$6.09 per share


Net Income$8.64 million


Market Cap$99.68 million
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Estimated)

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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, March, 14th. The industrial products company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter. The industrial products company earned $87.91 million during the quarter. Houston Wire & Cable had a return on equity of 8.94% and a net margin of 2.42%. 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 Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Houston Wire & Cable.

Has Houston Wire & Cable been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HWCC stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Houston Wire & Cable earned a coverage optimism score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Houston Wire & Cable own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Houston Wire & Cable investors own include Flotek Industries (FTK), General Electric (GE), InfuSystem (INFU), Second Sight Medical Products (EYES), Micron Technology (MU), Corning (GLW), Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC), AgroFresh Solutions (AGFS), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA) and Arotech (ARTX).

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 Investors Research Corp (0.05%). Company insiders that own Houston Wire & Cable stock include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Robert L Reymond, Roy W Haley, Sandford W Rothe and William H Sheffield. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houston Wire & Cable.

Which institutional investors are buying Houston Wire & Cable stock?

HWCC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investors Research Corp. Company insiders that have bought Houston Wire & Cable stock in the last two years include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Robert L Reymond, 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 $6.00.

How big of a company is Houston Wire & Cable?

Houston Wire & Cable has a market capitalization of $99.68 million and generates $356.86 million in revenue each year.

What is Houston Wire & Cable's official website?

The official website for Houston Wire & Cable is

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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  204 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  321
MarketBeat'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 4/23/2019 by Staff

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