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GMS Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.10 (+0.44 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $22.58
50-Day Range
MA: $24.99
52-Week Range
Now: $22.58
Volume192,912 shs
Average Volume374,274 shs
Market Capitalization$964.98 million
P/E Ratio38.93
Dividend YieldN/A
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.12 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other construction materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.24 billion
Cash Flow$5.62 per share
Book Value$15.96 per share


Net Income$23.38 million


Market Cap$964.98 million
Next Earnings Date12/3/2020 (Estimated)
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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 shares have increased by 17.6% and is now trading at $22.58.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of GMS?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GMS in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is GMS's next earnings date?

GMS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 3rd 2020.
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How were GMS's earnings last quarter?

GMS Inc (NYSE:GMS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September, 3rd. The company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.13. The firm had revenue of $802.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $816.40 million. GMS had a return on equity of 19.01% and a net margin of 0.81%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.89 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for GMS?

8 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for GMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect GMS's stock price to reach $24.63 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.1% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting GMS?

GMS saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,090,000 shares, an increase of 16.9% from the August 31st total of 932,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 322,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 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), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Caterpillar (CAT).

Who are GMS's key executives?

GMS's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. G. Michael Callahan Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Richard Alan Adams, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 59)
  • Mr. Craig D. Apolinsky, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. John C. Turner Jr., Pres (Age 50)
  • Ms. A. Lynn Ross, Interim Principal Financial Officer, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)

When did GMS IPO?

(GMS) raised $154 million in an 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 served 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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.80%), FMR LLC (4.65%), Federated Hermes Inc. (4.31%), Prudential Financial Inc. (4.08%), Reinhart Partners Inc. (2.12%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.65%). 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 Federated Hermes Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, and ClariVest Asset Management LLC.
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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 FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., LSV Asset Management, Reinhart Partners Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Prudential Financial Inc., and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. 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 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 $22.58.

How big of a company is GMS?

GMS has a market capitalization of $964.98 million 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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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