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How to buy BlueLinx stock

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BlueLinx Holdings Inc
+ $0.07 ( + 0.08%)

BlueLinx is a building products & equipment business based in the US. BlueLinx shares (BXC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. BlueLinx employs 2,387 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $4.6 billion.

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BlueLinx stock price (NYSE: BXC)

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BlueLinx shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-02-01.
Latest market close$91.70
52-week range$57.50 - $100.01
50-day moving average $72.68
200-day moving average $72.73
Wall St. target price$99.40
PE ratio 2.4623
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $35.26

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Is it a good time to buy BlueLinx stock?

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BlueLinx price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $91.7 from 2023-02-03

1 week (2023-01-31) 5.62%
1 month (2023-01-06) 23.25%
3 months (2022-11-07) 39.23%
6 months (2022-08-05) 18.05%
1 year (2022-02-03) 24.39%
2 years (2021-02-05) 123.77%
3 years (2020-02-07) 644.92%
5 years (2018-02-07) 457.45%

Is BlueLinx stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing BlueLinx stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of BlueLinx's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

BlueLinx's P/E ratio

BlueLinx's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 2x. In other words, BlueLinx shares trade at around 2x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

BlueLinx's EBITDA

BlueLinx's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $513.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a BlueLinx's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

BlueLinx financials

Revenue TTM $4.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 10.65%
Gross profit TTM $778.4 million
Return on assets TTM 22.26%
Return on equity TTM 80.44%
Profit margin 7.38%
Book value $61.72
Market capitalisation $784.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

BlueLinx share dividends

We're not expecting BlueLinx to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have BlueLinx's shares ever split?

BlueLinx's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 13 June 2016. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your BlueLinx shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for BlueLinx shares which in turn could have impacted BlueLinx's share price.

BlueLinx share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BlueLinx's shares have ranged in value from as little as $57.5 up to $100.01. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BXC.US volatility(beta: 1.64)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while BlueLinx's is 1.6418. This would suggest that BlueLinx's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

BlueLinx overview

BlueLinx Holdings Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, distributes residential and commercial building products in the United States. The company distributes specialty products comprising engineered wood, industrial products, cedar, moulding, siding, metal, and insulation products; and structural products include lumber, plywood, oriented strand boards, rebars and remesh, spruce, and other wood products primarily that are used for structural support in construction projects. It also provides various value-added services and solutions to customers and suppliers. The company serves dealers, specialty distributors, national home centers, and manufactured housing customers through a network of distribution centers. BlueLinx Holdings Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Marietta, Georgia.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of BlueLinx is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.768% of BlueLinx shares are held by insiders and 87.113% by institutions.
How many people work for BlueLinx?
Latest data suggests 2,387 work at BlueLinx.
When does the fiscal year end for BlueLinx?
BlueLinx's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is BlueLinx based?
BlueLinx's address is: 1950 Spectrum Circle, Marietta, GA, United States, 30067
What is BlueLinx's ISIN number?
BlueLinx's international securities identification number is: US09624H2085
What is BlueLinx's CUSIP number?
BlueLinx's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 09624H208

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