NASDAQ:HWCC - Houston Wire & Cable Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$8.70 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 03:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$8.70
Today's Range$8.57 - $8.75
52-Week Range$4.70 - $9.32
Volume19,400 shs
Average Volume40,507 shs
Market Capitalization$145.04 million
P/E Ratio58.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Houston Wire & Cable logoHouston 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.86
Current Ratio6.62
Quick Ratio2.53


Trailing P/E Ratio58.00
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$317.70 million
Price / Sales0.45
Cash Flow$0.3801 per share
Price / Cash22.89
Book Value$5.50 per share
Price / Book1.58


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.15
Net Income$-220,000.00
Net Margins0.67%
Return on Equity5.31%
Return on Assets2.53%


Outstanding Shares16,480,000

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 10th. The industrial products company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $85.03 million for the quarter. Houston Wire & Cable had a return on equity of 5.31% and a net margin of 0.67%. 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 Wednesday, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Houston Wire & Cable.

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

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 54)
  • Mr. Nicol G. Graham, Consultant (Age 66)
  • Mr. Christopher M. Micklas, VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Eric S. Blankenship, VP of National Bus. Devel. (Age 66)
  • Ms. Carol M. Sims SPHR, Director of HR (Age 58)

Has Houston Wire & Cable been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about HWCC stock have been trending somewhat negative on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Houston Wire & Cable earned a daily sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 40.10 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 (6.26%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (4.75%), Ancora Advisors LLC (3.23%), BlackRock Inc. (2.81%) and Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC (0.12%). Company insiders that own Houston Wire & Cable stock include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Roy W Haley and William H Sheffield. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houston Wire & Cable.

Which institutional investors are selling Houston Wire & Cable stock?

HWCC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Ancora Advisors LLC, Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houston Wire & Cable.

Which institutional investors are buying Houston Wire & Cable stock?

HWCC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Houston Wire & Cable stock in the last two years include Christopher M Micklas, Mark A Ruelle, Roy W Haley 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 $8.70.

How big of a company is Houston Wire & Cable?

Houston Wire & Cable has a market capitalization of $145.04 million and generates $317.70 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-220,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.15 on an earnings per share basis. Houston Wire & Cable employs 422 workers across the globe.

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 (HWCC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  95 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  265
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 6/20/2018 by Staff

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