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GMS Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.63 (-2.71%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
179,400 shs
Average Volume
261,050 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.53 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About GMS

GMS, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the distribution of wallboard and suspended ceilings systems and complementary interior construction products. It operates through the following segments: Geographic Divisions, Other, and Corporate. The firm 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 and other wood products, ready-mix joint compound, and various other interior construction products, as well as ancillary products comprising tools, fasteners, and safety products. The company was founded by Richard K. Mueller and Richard A. Whitcomb in 1971 and is headquartered in Tucker, GA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Lumber & other construction materials
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.30 billion
Cash Flow
$6.11 per share
Book Value
$19.20 per share


Net Income
$105.56 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.53 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.09 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

133rd out of 273 stocks

Lumber & Other Construction Materials Industry

2nd out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

GMS (NYSE:GMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is GMS a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GMS in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" GMS stock.
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How has GMS's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

GMS's stock was trading at $19.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GMS shares have increased by 204.9% and is now trading at $58.55.
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Are investors shorting GMS?

GMS saw a decrease in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 656,100 shares, a decrease of 29.6% from the October 31st total of 931,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 239,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is GMS's next earnings date?

GMS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 2nd 2021.
View our earnings forecast for GMS

How can I listen to GMS's earnings call?

GMS will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, December 2nd at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-6671 with passcode "13723764".

How were GMS's earnings last quarter?

GMS Inc. (NYSE:GMS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 1st. The company reported $1.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.41. The company had revenue of $1.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $973.78 million. GMS had a net margin of 3.94% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.44%. GMS's quarterly revenue was up 29.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.94 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for GMS?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for GMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate GMS's stock price to reach $59.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are GMS's key executives?

GMS's management team includes the following people:
  • John C. Turner, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Darryl Little, VP-Operations & Procurement
  • Scott M. Deakin, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President
  • Eric N. Sundby, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Craig D. Apolinsky, Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel

What is Michael Callahan's approval rating as GMS's CEO?

11 employees have rated GMS CEO Michael Callahan on Glassdoor.com. Michael Callahan has an approval rating of 78% among GMS's employees.

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).

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.15%), Coliseum Capital Management LLC (12.26%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.37%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.87%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.86%) and Scopia Capital Management LP (1.37%). Company insiders that own GMS stock include Coliseum Capital Management, L, Craig D Apolinsky, John C Turner Jr, John J Gavin, Peter C Browning, Ronald R Ross and Theron I Gilliam.
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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 American Century Companies Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Reinhart Partners Inc., SG Capital Management LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, and Hancock Whitney Corp. Company insiders that have sold GMS company stock in the last year include Craig D Apolinsky, John C Turner Jr, John J Gavin, Peter C Browning, and Theron I Gilliam.
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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 Coliseum Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Morgan Stanley, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, and SG Americas Securities LLC. Company insiders that have bought GMS stock in the last two years include Coliseum Capital Management, L, 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.
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What is GMS's stock price today?

One share of GMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.55.

How much money does GMS make?

GMS has a market capitalization of $2.53 billion and generates $3.30 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $105.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.19 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does GMS have?

GMS employs 5,913 workers across the globe.

What is GMS's official website?

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

Where are GMS's headquarters?

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 770-491-9487.

This page was last updated on 11/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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