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NYSE:GMS

GMS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$32.44
+0.22 (+0.68 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$31.59
Now: $32.44
$32.58
50-Day Range
$27.41
MA: $30.45
$33.88
52-Week Range
$10.39
Now: $32.44
$34.57
Volume187,517 shs
Average Volume321,630 shs
Market Capitalization$1.38 billion
P/E Ratio57.93
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.09
GMS Inc. distributes wallboards, suspended ceilings systems, and complementary building products in the United States and Canada. The company offers 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, lumber, 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 wallboards, drywall, metal studs, and insulation and ceiling tiles, as well as commercial and residential building materials. As of April 30, 2020, it operated 264 branches across 44 states and the District of Columbia, as well as 5 provinces in Canada. The company also operates a network of approximately 260 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.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.31 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

132nd out of 383 stocks

Lumber & Other Construction Materials Industry

3rd out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other construction materials
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone800-392-4619
Employees5,913

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.24 billion
Cash Flow$5.71 per share
Book Value$14.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$23.38 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$1.38 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$32.44
+0.22 (+0.68 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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GMS (NYSE:GMS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has GMS's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

GMS's stock was trading at $19.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GMS stock has increased by 69.0% and is now trading at $32.44.
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Is GMS a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GMS in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" GMS stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GMS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than GMS?

Wall Street analysts have given GMS a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but GMS wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as GMS's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated GMS CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among GMS's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is GMS's next earnings date?

GMS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 4th 2021.
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How were GMS's earnings last quarter?

GMS Inc. (NYSE:GMS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, December, 2nd. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.02. The business earned $812.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $806.07 million. GMS had a return on equity of 18.50% and a net margin of 0.80%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.00 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for GMS?

10 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for GMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate GMS's stock price to reach $25.89 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 20.2%.
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Are investors shorting GMS?

GMS saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,100,000 shares, an increase of 42.1% from the December 15th total of 774,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 325,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days.
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Who are some of GMS's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of GMS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other GMS investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Deere & Company (DE), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Applied Materials (AMAT), Caterpillar (CAT) and D.R. Horton (DHI).

Who are GMS's key executives?

GMS's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John C. Turner Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.55M)
  • Mr. Scott M. Deakin, VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $682.19k)
  • Mr. Craig D. Apolinsky, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 53, Pay $722.35k)
  • Mr. Darryl Little, VP of Operations & Procurement
  • Mr. William Forrest Bell, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Eric N. Sundby, Chief Information Officer & VP
  • Ms. Leslie H. Kratcoski, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Michelle Leader, Marketing Director
  • Mr. G. Travis Hendren, VP of Corp. Devel. / M&A
  • Elizabeth Spence, VP & Chief HR Officer

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 $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.

What is GMS's stock symbol?

GMS trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GMS."

Who are GMS's major shareholders?

GMS's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (1.48%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.05%). Company insiders that own GMS stock include G Michael Callahan Jr, Investors Fund V Lp Aea, John C Turner Jr and Ronald R Ross.
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Which institutional investors are selling GMS stock?

GMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which institutional investors are buying GMS stock?

GMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought GMS stock in the last two years include John C Turner Jr, and Ronald R Ross.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is GMS's stock price today?

One share of GMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.44.

How big of a company is GMS?

GMS has a market capitalization of $1.38 billion and generates $3.24 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $23.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.97 on an earnings per share basis. GMS employs 5,913 workers across the globe.

What is GMS's official website?

The official website for GMS is www.gms.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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