Headwaters Company Profile (NYSE:HW)

About Headwaters (NYSE:HW)

Headwaters 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: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Construction Supplies & Fixtures
  • Sub-Industry: Construction Materials
  • Symbol: NYSE:HW
  • CUSIP: 42210P10
  • Web: www.headwaters.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $24.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.65
  • 52 Week Range: $16.05 - $24.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.26
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 1.98%
  • Return on Equity: 5.96%
  • Return on Assets: 1.68%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.45%
  • Current Ratio: 2.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.71%
  • Average Volume: 329,167 shs.
  • Beta: 1.7

Frequently Asked Questions for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)

What is Headwaters' stock symbol?

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

How were Headwaters' earnings last quarter?

Headwaters Inc (NYSE:HW) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.04. The business earned $259.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $253.47 million. Headwaters had a net margin of 1.98% and a return on equity of 5.96%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.13 earnings per share. View Headwaters' Earnings History.

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

8 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Headwaters' stock. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $24.25. On average, they anticipate Headwaters' share price to reach $23.44 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Headwaters.

Who are some of Headwaters' key competitors?

Who are Headwaters' key executives?

Headwaters' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kirk A. Benson, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • James A. Herickhoff, Vice Chairman of the Board and Lead Independent Director
  • Donald P. Newman CPA, Chief Financial Officer
  • William H. Gehrmann III, President of Headwaters Construction Materials Division
  • Murphy K. Lents, President - Headwaters Siding and Roofing Group
  • William E. Robinson, President- Headwaters Windows Division
  • Brent A. Spann, President- Headwaters Stone Division
  • Harlan M. Hatfield, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Thomas N. Chieffe, Independent Director
  • R. Sam Christensen, Independent Director

How do I buy Headwaters stock?

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

What is Headwaters' stock price today?

One share of Headwaters stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.24.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Headwaters (NYSE HW)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  204 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  124 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  328
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Headwaters and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Headwaters (NYSE:HW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $23.44 (3.31% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Price Target History for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Analysts' Ratings History for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$24.25LowView Rating Details
11/24/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellN/AView Rating Details
11/23/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$24.25 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00 -> $24.25N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> Hold$23.50 -> $24.25N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/9/2016CL KingDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016WedbushReiterated RatingHold$21.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Earnings by Quarter for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Headwaters (NYSE HW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/28/2017Q2 2017$0.17$0.21$253.47 million$259.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q1 2017$0.26$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$0.28$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)$0.05$174.07 million$180.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q115$0.05$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$0.23$0.29$222.32 million$223.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q214($0.13)($0.07)$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)


Earnings Estimates for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.49
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.80
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.77%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
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)


Headline Trends for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
Latest Headlines for Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters, Inc. :HW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Headwaters, Inc. : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRamco-Gershenson Properties Set to Join S&P SmallCap 600
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Survey: Headwaters (HW) versus Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 4:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Headwaters (HW) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Headwaters (HW) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 4:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHeadwaters (HW) and Its Peers Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 6:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Headwaters (HW) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 2:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: Simpson Manufacturing (SSD) versus Headwaters (HW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 3 at 6:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimpson Manufacturing (SSD) vs. Headwaters (HW) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 10:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Headwaters (HW) versus Cummins (CMI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Cummins (CMI) and Headwaters (HW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 12:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHeadwaters (HW) & Fortune Brands Home & Security (FBHS) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBuilders FirstSource (BLDR) vs. Headwaters (HW) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Continental Building Products (CBPX) and Headwaters (NYSE:HW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:20 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logo7 Stocks To Watch For May 1, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - May 1 at 5:49 AM
nasdaq.com logoHeadwaters Inc. Earnings Advance 140% In Q2
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 6:45 PM
marketbeat.com logoHeadwaters tops Street 2Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 28 at 4:18 PM
bloomberg.com logoTraders Glued to These Trump Stock Trades Ahead of Address
www.bloomberg.com - March 1 at 5:28 PM
nasdaq.com logoHeadwaters Enters Oversold Territory (HW)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters shareholders back Boral merger
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoHeadwaters Inc. Q1 Profit Drops 19%
www.nasdaq.com - January 31 at 11:34 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHeadwaters Incorporated Announces Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2017
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 Headwaters Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - January 9 at 6:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEADWATERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:39 PM
reuters.com logoAustralia's Boral slides 12 percent after Headwaters deal
www.reuters.com - November 25 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStrong support for Boral capital raising
au.finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 8:34 AM
rttnews.com logoHeadwaters Inc. (HW) Jumped To A New High After Bought By Boral
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
biz.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:33 PM
fool.com logoWhy Marathon Petroleum, Arista Networks, and Headwaters Jumped Today
www.fool.com - November 21 at 5:54 PM
fool.com logoWhy Headwaters Inc.'s Shares Popped 17% Today
www.fool.com - November 21 at 2:07 PM
marketwatch.com logoAustralia’s Boral buys Utah-based Headwaters for $1.86 billion
www.marketwatch.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
rttnews.com logoHeadwaters Inc. (HW) Has Jumped To A New High After Bought By Boral
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM
thestreet.com logoAustralia's Boral Picks up U.S. Building Products Supplier Headwaters
www.thestreet.com - November 21 at 10:37 AM



Headwaters (HW) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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