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NYSE:GMS - GMS Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.87 (-10.77 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 02:53 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.49
50-Day Range
MA: $21.89
52-Week Range
Now: $15.49
Volume558,170 shs
Average Volume683,630 shs
Market Capitalization$655.54 million
P/E Ratio8.11
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other construction materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.12 billion
Cash Flow$5.30 per share
Book Value$16.71 per share


Net Income$56 million


Market Cap$655.54 million
Next Earnings Date6/25/2020 (Estimated)

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GMS (NYSE:GMS) Frequently Asked Questions

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 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GMS stock has decreased by 19.3% and is now trading at $15.49. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

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 2 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for GMS.

When is GMS's next earnings date?

GMS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 25th 2020. View our earnings forecast for GMS.

How were GMS's earnings last quarter?

GMS Inc (NYSE:GMS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 5th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $761.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $755.67 million. GMS had a return on equity of 19.47% and a net margin of 2.51%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.41 earnings per share. View GMS's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for GMS?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for GMS's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate GMS's share price to reach $28.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 85.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for GMS.

Has GMS been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about GMS stock have trended extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. GMS earned a daily sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutGMS.

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), AT&T (T), Stitch Fix (SFIX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Caterpillar (CAT), GrubHub (GRUB), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Snap (SNAP), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Micron Technology (MU).

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 initial public offering on Thursday, May 26th 2016. The company issued 7,000,000 shares at $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 Prudential Financial Inc. (4.61%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.60%), FMR LLC (2.69%), State Street Corp (2.62%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.98%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.72%). Company insiders that own GMS stock include Craig D Apolinsky, G Michael Callahan Jr, Investors Fund V Lp Aea, J David Smith, John C Turner Jr, John J Gavin, Lynn Ross, Richard Alan Adams and Ronald R Ross. 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 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Jane Street Group LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Formula Growth Ltd., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Algert Global LLC, FMR LLC, and Oxford Asset Management LLP. Company insiders that have sold GMS company stock in the last year include G Michael Callahan Jr, Investors Fund V Lp Aea, and Ronald R Ross. View insider buying and selling activity for GMS.

Which institutional investors are buying GMS stock?

GMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AXA, AJO LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have bought GMS stock in the last two years include Craig D Apolinsky, J David Smith, John C Turner Jr, John J Gavin, Lynn Ross, Richard Alan Adams, and Ronald R Ross. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is GMS's stock price today?

One share of GMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.49.

How big of a company is GMS?

GMS has a market capitalization of $655.54 million and generates $3.12 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $56 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.80 on an earnings per share basis. GMS employs 5,800 workers across the globe. View additional information about GMS.

What is GMS's official website?

The official website for GMS is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for GMS (NYSE GMS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  298 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  552
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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