NYSE:GMS - GMS Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.95 +0.96 (+4.00 %) (As of 09/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$23.99Today's Range$24.00 - $25.0252-Week Range$22.92 - $39.98Volume33,095 shsAverage Volume454,845 shsMarket Capitalization$970.05 millionP/E Ratio11.94Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.23 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email GMS Inc. distributes wallboards, suspended ceilings systems, and related construction products in the United States and Canada. The company offers wallboard products; and ceilings products, including suspended mineral fibers, soft fibers, and metal ceiling systems primarily used in offices, hotels, hospitals, retail facilities, schools, and various other commercial and institutional buildings. It also provides steel framing products, such as steel tracks, studs, and various other steel products used to frame the interior walls of a commercial or institutional building; and insulation, ready-mix joint compound, and various other interior construction products, as well as ancillary products comprising tools and safety products. In addition, the company distributes drywall, lumber, commercial, and residential building materials. As of April 30, 2018, it operated 214 branches across 42 states and the District of Columbia. The company also operates a network of approximately 240 distribution centers. The company was formerly known as GYP Holdings I Corp. and changed its name to GMS Inc. in July 2015. GMS Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Tucker, Georgia. Receive GMS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GMS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Lumber & other construction materials Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale SymbolNYSE:GMS CUSIPN/A Webwww.gms.com Phone800-392-4619 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.05 Current Ratio3.08 Quick Ratio1.93 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.94 Forward P/E Ratio7.61 P/E Growth1.03 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.51 billion Price / Sales0.41 Cash Flow$3.9478 per share Price / Cash6.32 Book Value$14.12 per share Price / Book1.77 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.01 Net Income$62.97 million Net Margins2.13% Return on Equity15.18% Return on Assets5.37% Miscellaneous Employees4,600 Outstanding Shares41,140,000Market Cap$970.05 million GMS (NYSE:GMS) Frequently Asked Questions What is GMS's stock symbol? GMS trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GMS." How were GMS's earnings last quarter? GMS Inc (NYSE:GMS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.09. The business had revenue of $778.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $768.61 million. GMS had a net margin of 2.13% and a return on equity of 15.18%. GMS's revenue was up 21.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.47 earnings per share. View GMS's Earnings History. When is GMS's next earnings date? GMS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for GMS. What price target have analysts set for GMS? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for GMS's shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate GMS's stock price to reach $37.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 48.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for GMS. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GMS? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GMS in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for GMS. Who are some of GMS's key competitors? Some companies that are related to GMS include Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN), Boise Cascade (BCC), Foundation Building Materials (FBM), Huttig Building Products (HBP) and Aspen Aerogels (ASPN). Who are GMS's key executives? GMS's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. G. Michael Callahan Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)Mr. Howard Douglas Goforth, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)Mr. Richard Alan Adams, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 58)Mr. Craig D. Apolinsky, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 51)Ms. A. Lynn Ross, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51) When did GMS IPO? (GMS) raised $154 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, May 26th 2016. The company issued 7,000,000 shares at a price of $21.00-$23.00 per share. Barclays and Credit Suisse acted as the underwriters for the IPO and RBC Capital Markets, Baird, Wells Fargo Securities, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Raymond James and Stephens were co-managers. Has GMS been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about GMS stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. GMS earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for GMS. Who are GMS's major shareholders? GMS's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.30%), Millennium Management LLC (2.79%), FMR LLC (2.76%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.39%), Citadel Advisors LLC (2.24%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.17%). Company insiders that own GMS stock include Craig D Apolinsky, G Michael Callahan Jr, H Douglas Goforth, Investors Lp Aea, J David Smith, John J Gavin, Lynn Ross, Richard Alan Adams and Richard K Mueller. View Institutional Ownership Trends for GMS. Which institutional investors are selling GMS stock? GMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Emerald Advisers Inc. PA, Millennium Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, TD Asset Management Inc., Alambic Investment Management L.P. and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold GMS company stock in the last year include G Michael Callahan Jr, H Douglas Goforth, Investors Lp Aea, Lynn Ross and Richard K Mueller. View Insider Buying and Selling for GMS. Which institutional investors are buying GMS stock? GMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Formula Growth Ltd., MUFG Securities EMEA plc and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have bought GMS stock in the last two years include Craig D Apolinsky, J David Smith, John J Gavin, Lynn Ross and Richard Alan Adams. View Insider Buying and Selling for GMS. How do I buy shares of GMS? Shares of GMS 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 GMS's stock price today? One share of GMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.98. How big of a company is GMS? GMS has a market capitalization of $970.05 million and generates $2.51 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $62.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.01 on an earnings per share basis. GMS employs 4,600 workers across the globe. How can I contact GMS? GMS's mailing address is 100 CRESCENT CENTRE PARKWAY SUITE 800, TUCKER GA, 30084. The company can be reached via phone at 800-392-4619 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for GMS (NYSE GMS)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 203 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 175 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 378MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GMS and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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