NYSE:GMS - GMS Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.52 +0.05 (+0.29 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.47
Today's Range$17.03 - $17.60
52-Week Range$14.89 - $39.98
Volume270,300 shs
Average Volume423,751 shs
Market Capitalization$719.93 million
P/E Ratio8.72
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.11
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Lumber & other construction materials
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNYSE:GMS
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone800-392-4619

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.05
Current Ratio3.08
Quick Ratio1.93

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.72
Forward P/E Ratio5.31
P/E Growth0.76

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.51 billion
Price / Sales0.29
Cash Flow$3.7356 per share
Price / Cash4.69
Book Value$14.12 per share
Price / Book1.24

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 Shares41,140,000
Market Cap$719.93 million
OptionableOptionable

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) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.82 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.09. The company earned $778.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $768.61 million. GMS had a return on equity of 15.18% and a net margin of 2.13%. GMS's revenue for the quarter was up 21.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.47 EPS. 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?

9 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for GMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect GMS's share price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 111.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for GMS.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GMS?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GMS in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for GMS.

Has GMS been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about GMS stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. GMS earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of GMS's key competitors?

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 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.

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. (5.15%), Rubric Capital Management LP (4.88%), FMR LLC (4.21%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.54%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.15%) and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (2.09%). 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 Citadel Advisors LLC, Man Group plc, Credit Suisse AG, AQR Capital Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and BlueMountain Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold GMS company stock in the last year include G Michael Callahan Jr, H Douglas Goforth, Investors Lp Aea and Richard K Mueller. View Insider Buying and Selling for GMS.

Which institutional investors are buying GMS stock?

GMS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., FMR LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, American Century Companies Inc., Rubric Capital Management LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. 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 $17.52.

How big of a company is GMS?

GMS has a market capitalization of $719.93 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.

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:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  386
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 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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