Headwaters Incorporated Company Profile (NYSE:HW)

About Headwaters Incorporated

Headwaters Incorporated logoHeadwaters Incorporated is a building materials company operating in the building products and construction materials sectors. The Company sells building products, such as manufactured architectural stone, siding accessory products, roof products and concrete block. The Company's operating segments include building products, construction materials and energy technology. It also markets coal combustion products (CCPs), including fly ash, which is used as a partial replacement for Portland cement in concrete. The Building Products segment is engaged in designing, manufacturing and marketing of siding accessories used in residential repair and remodeling, and new residential construction applications. The Materials segment markets fly ash in the construction materials sector. The Energy Technology segment is involved in heavy oil upgrading processes through the sale of its HCAT catalyst material. It sells catalytic materials to certain refineries engaged in heavy oil upgrading.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: General Building Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Construction Materials
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HW
  • CUSIP: 42210P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.20
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.45
  • 52-Week Range: $16.05 - $23.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 40.71
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.80
  • P/E Growth: -2.70
  • Market Cap: $1.72B
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,778,000
  • Beta: 1.7
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 4.18%
  • Return on Equity: 26.48%
  • Return on Assets: 6.67%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.45%
  • Current Ratio: 2.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.71%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 8 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $22.79 (1.08% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/25/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeBuy -> Hold$24.25View Rating Details
11/24/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
11/23/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$24.25 -> $21.00View Rating Details
11/22/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/22/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00 -> $24.25View Rating Details
11/21/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
11/21/2016Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> Hold$23.50 -> $24.25View Rating Details
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/9/2016CL KingDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/11/2016WedbushReiterated RatingHold$21.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
1/31/2017Q1 2017$0.25$0.17$258.67 million$255.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q416$0.41$0.38$303.81 million$291.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q316$0.38$0.30$276.83 million$262.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q216$0.10$0.13$199.77 million$202.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q116$0.15$0.17$215.28 million$218.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q415$0.45$0.51$268.96 million$273.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q315$0.31$0.40$246.96 million$243.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q2 15($0.11)$0.06$174.07 million$180.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q115$0.03$0.17$186.69 million$200.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q414$0.25$0.37$244.01 million$791.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q314$0.21$0.29$222.32 million$223.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q214($0.13)($0.13)$150.47 million$157.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q114($0.03)$0.07$157.97 million$166.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q413$0.22$0.18$218.33 million$215.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q3 2013$0.18$0.15$198.72 million$197.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013($0.11)($0.14)$137.26 million$141.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q1 2013($0.05)($0.06)$147.96 million$149.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q412$0.08$0.05$184.37 million$190.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.04$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012($0.24)($0.30)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012($0.13)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.06$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011($0.01)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011($0.93)($2.58)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011($0.28)($0.34)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.03$0.10$0.07
Q2 20163$0.37$0.39$0.38
Q3 20162$0.45$0.50$0.48
Q4 20163$0.43$0.50$0.46
Q1 20174$0.23$0.34$0.30
Q2 20174$0.11$0.21$0.18
Q3 20174$0.42$0.52$0.47
Q4 20174$0.49$0.58$0.55
Q1 20181$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q2 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q3 20181$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20181$0.68$0.68$0.68
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.77%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2016Murphy LentsInsiderSell11,475$23.64$271,269.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Brent SpannInsiderSell10,630$23.58$250,655.40View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Harlan M HatfieldGeneral CounselSell9,889$23.57$233,083.73View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Donald P NewmanInsiderSell85,413$23.66$2,020,871.58View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Kirk A BensonCEOSell516,345$23.56$12,165,088.20View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Harlan M HatfieldGeneral CounselSell1,860$23.70$44,082.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Bob L WhisnantInsiderSell32,890$19.02$625,567.80View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016R Sam ChristensenDirectorBuy5,706$19.05$108,699.30View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Bob L. WhisnantinsiderSell1,527$18.75$28,631.25View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Harlan M. HatfieldGeneral CounselSell2,788$17.79$49,598.52View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Kirk A. BensonCEOSell18,192$18.90$343,828.80View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Harlan M HatfieldGeneral CounselSell1,772$13.04$23,106.88View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Murphy LentsInsiderSell1,750$13.11$22,942.50View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Stephanie E BlackInsiderSell13,774$13.81$190,218.94View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Bob L WhisnantInsiderSell6,000$12.50$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014R Sam ChristensenDirectorBuy1,965$12.39$24,346.35View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
DateHeadline
News IconEldorado Stone Redefines Outdoor Living with New Sherwood Fireplace (NYSE:HW)
www.forwardgeek.com - February 22 at 12:47 PM
4-traders.com logoBORAL LIMITED : ex-dividend day for interim dividend (NYSE:HW)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 12:47 PM
nasdaq.com logoHeadwaters Enters Oversold Territory (HW) (NYSE:HW)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Financials (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters shareholders back Boral merger (NYSE:HW)
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoHeadwaters Inc. Q1 Profit Drops 19% (NYSE:HW)
www.nasdaq.com - January 31 at 11:34 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters Incorporated Announces Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2017 (NYSE:HW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:05 am Headwaters misses by $0.09, misses on revs; reaffirms FY17 adj EBITDA guidance (NYSE:HW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters misses Street 1Q forecasts (NYSE:HW)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 Headwaters Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:HW)
biz.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Headwaters Q1 earnings per share $0.09 from continuing operations (NYSE:HW)
feeds.reuters.com - January 31 at 6:53 AM
News IconThe Kentucky Retirement Systems Takes Position in General Electric Co. (GE) (NYSE:HW)
instantcrickets.com - January 18 at 11:21 PM
News IconDeshaun Watson won't go to Senior Bowl (NYSE:HW)
avauncer.com - January 18 at 6:18 PM
marketexclusive.com logoHeadwaters Incorporated (NASDAQ:HW) Files An 8-K Other Events (NYSE:HW)
marketexclusive.com - January 11 at 4:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:HW)
biz.yahoo.com - January 9 at 6:30 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Boral Ltd voluntarily withdrew premerger notification for proposed acquisition of Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
feeds.reuters.com - January 9 at 7:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Headwaters, Inc. : December 27, 2016 (NYSE:HW)
www.capitalcube.com - December 27 at 5:51 PM
insidermonkey.com logoDo Hedge Funds Love Headwaters Inc (HW)? (NYSE:HW)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 14 at 11:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Headwaters, Inc. : December 14, 2016 (NYSE:HW)
www.capitalcube.com - December 14 at 6:28 PM
News IconInsider Transaction: Headwaters Inc (NYSE:HW)’s Chief Executive Officer Kirk Benson Unloaded 516,345 shares (NYSE:HW)
www.whatsonthorold.com - December 8 at 11:26 PM
News IconInvestigation for Investors over Takeover of Headwaters Inc (NYSE:HW) (NYSE:HW)
www.groundreport.com - December 8 at 6:25 PM
sbwire.com logoHeadwaters Inc Shareholder Notice: Investigation over Potential Wrongdoing in Takeover (NYSE:HW)
www.sbwire.com - December 3 at 11:56 AM
News IconHeadwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW) Under Analyst Spotlight (NYSE:HW)
thecelebritytruth.com - November 30 at 5:57 PM
News IconToday, Headwaters Inc. (HW) Rating Decreased to Hold at Jefferies Group (NYSE:HW)
avauncer.com - November 30 at 5:57 PM
capitalcube.com logoHeadwaters, Inc. :HW-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : November 28, 2016 (NYSE:HW)
www.capitalcube.com - November 29 at 4:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:HW)
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of HW Shareholders (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Headwaters, Inc. : November 29, 2016 (NYSE:HW)
www.capitalcube.com - November 29 at 4:39 PM
reuters.com logoAustralia's Boral slides 12 percent after Headwaters deal (NYSE:HW)
www.reuters.com - November 25 at 5:33 PM
News IconHeadwaters Inc (NYSE:HW) Receives Hold Rating From Stifel Nicolaus Analysts (NYSE:HW)
crcconnection.com - November 25 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 25 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStrong support for Boral capital raising (NYSE:HW)
au.finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 8:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Headwaters Incorporated to Boral Limited for $24.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 5:32 PM
marketexclusive.com logoHeadwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW) Files An 8-K Other Events (NYSE:HW)
marketexclusive.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
rttnews.com logoHeadwaters Inc. (HW) Jumped To A New High After Bought By Boral (NYSE:HW)
www.rttnews.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:HW)
biz.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoHeadwaters, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? (NYSE:HW)
www.capitalcube.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 5:54 PM
fool.com logoWhy Marathon Petroleum, Arista Networks, and Headwaters Jumped Today (NYSE:HW)
www.fool.com - November 21 at 5:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRobbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Headwaters Incorporated (HW) by Boral Limited (BLD) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 5:54 PM
fool.com logoWhy Headwaters Inc.'s Shares Popped 17% Today (NYSE:HW)
www.fool.com - November 21 at 2:07 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Headwaters says obligated to pay termination fee of $65 mln to Boral under deal (NYSE:HW)
feeds.reuters.com - November 21 at 11:55 AM
News IconGLOBALES: Australia's Boral to buy Headwaters for $2.6 billion (NYSE:HW)
www.entornointeligente.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
marketwatch.com logoAustralia’s Boral buys Utah-based Headwaters for $1.86 billion (NYSE:HW)
www.marketwatch.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
News IconMARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500, Nasdaq Trade In Record Territory After Modest Gains (NYSE:HW)
ih.advfn.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
rttnews.com logoHeadwaters Inc. (HW) Has Jumped To A New High After Bought By Boral (NYSE:HW)
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
thestreet.com logoAustralia's Boral Picks up U.S. Building Products Supplier Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
www.thestreet.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo2:05 am Headwaters to be acquired by Boral Limited for $24.25 per share (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS (HW) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Headwaters Incorporated; Is $24.25 a Fair Price? (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM

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What is Headwaters Incorporated's stock symbol?

Headwaters Incorporated trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HW."

Where is Headwaters Incorporated's stock going? Where will Headwaters Incorporated's stock price be in 2017?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Headwaters Incorporated's stock. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $24.25. On average, they anticipate Headwaters Incorporated's stock price to reach $22.79 in the next twelve months.

When will Headwaters Incorporated announce their earnings?

Headwaters Incorporated is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

What are analysts saying about Headwaters Incorporated stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Headwaters Incorporated stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Headwaters Incorporated is a world leader in creating value through innovative advancements in the utilization of natural resources. Headwaters is a diversified growth company providing products, technologies and services to the energy, construction and home improvement industries. Through its alternative energy, coal combustion products, and building materials businesses, the Company earns a growing revenue stream that provides the capital needed to expand and acquire synergistic new business opportunities. " (2/2/2017)

  • Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "We are Downgrading HW to Hold after the announcement that the company will be acquired by Boral (BLD-AU) for $24.25 per share, which is currently reflected in the share price, and we believe a superior offer is unlikely." (11/25/2016)

Who owns Headwaters Incorporated stock?

Headwaters Incorporated's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include CNH Partners LLC (4.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.81%), State Street Corp (2.13%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (1.97%), Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC (1.77%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.36%). Company insiders that own Headwaters Incorporated stock include Bob L Whisnant, Brent Spann, Donald P Newman, Harlan M Hatfield, Kirk A Benson, Murphy Lents and R Sam Christensen.

Who sold Headwaters Incorporated stock? Who is selling Headwaters Incorporated stock?

Headwaters Incorporated's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cortina Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Menta Capital LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Headwaters Incorporated stock in the last year include Bob L Whisnant, Brent Spann, Donald P Newman, Harlan M Hatfield, Kirk A Benson and Murphy Lents.

Who bought Headwaters Incorporated stock? Who is buying Headwaters Incorporated stock?

Headwaters Incorporated's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CNH Partners LLC, Alpine Associates Management Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS, Gabelli Funds LLC, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. and ARP Americas LLC.

How do I buy Headwaters Incorporated stock?

Shares of Headwaters Incorporated can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Headwaters Incorporated stock cost?

One share of Headwaters Incorporated stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.04.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff