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How to buy Huttig Building Products stock | $6.61

Learn how to easily invest in Huttig Building Products stock.

Huttig Building Products Inc is an industrial distribution business based in the US. Huttig Building Products shares (HBP) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Huttig Building Products employs 1,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Huttig Building Products stock price (NASDAQ: HBP)

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Huttig Building Products shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-09.
Latest market close$6.61
52-week range$2.35 - $7.00
50-day moving average $5.59
200-day moving average $5.38
Wall St. target price$8.10
PE ratio 4.7371
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.10

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Is it a good time to buy Huttig Building Products stock?

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Huttig Building Products price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.61 from 2021-10-15

1 week (2021-10-08) 26.51%
1 month (2021-09-17) 22.41%
3 months (2021-07-16) 31.94%
6 months (2021-04-16) 72.58%
1 year (2020-10-16) 88.32%
2 years (2019-10-16) 204.61%
3 years (2018-10-16) 80.60%
5 years (2016-10-14) 18.46%

Is Huttig Building Products under- or over-valued?

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

Huttig Building Products's P/E ratio

Huttig Building Products's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, Huttig Building Products shares trade at around 5x 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.

Huttig Building Products's EBITDA

Huttig Building Products's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $37.5 million.

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

Huttig Building Products financials

Revenue TTM $859.4 million
Operating margin TTM 3.78%
Gross profit TTM $159.4 million
Return on assets TTM 6.81%
Return on equity TTM 57.03%
Profit margin 3.42%
Book value $2.44
Market capitalisation $143.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Huttig Building Products shares

There are currently 254,809 Huttig Building Products shares held short by investors – that's known as Huttig Building Products's "short interest". This figure is 22.4% down from 328,471 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Huttig Building Products shares can be evaluated.

Huttig Building Products's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Huttig Building Products's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Huttig Building Products shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Huttig Building Products shares traded daily (recently around 65002.295918367). Huttig Building Products's SIR currently stands at 3.92. In other words for every 100,000 Huttig Building Products shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3920 shares are currently held short.

However Huttig Building Products's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Huttig Building Products shares, or, against the total number of tradable Huttig Building Products shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Huttig Building Products's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Huttig Building Products shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0171% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Huttig Building Products shares, roughly 17 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Huttig Building Products.

Find out more about how you can short Huttig Building Products stock.

Huttig Building Products share dividends

We're not expecting Huttig Building Products to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Huttig Building Products share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Huttig Building Products's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.35 up to $7. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Huttig Building Products's is 2.5074. This would suggest that Huttig Building Products's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Huttig Building Products overview

Huttig Building Products, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, distributes millwork, building materials, and wood products for new residential construction, in-home improvement, remodeling, and repair work in the United States. The company offers various millwork products, including exterior and interior doors, pre-hung and factory finished door units, windows, patio doors, mouldings, frames, stair parts, and columns under the Therma-Tru, Masonite, Woodgrain, HB&G, Simpson Door, Final Frame, BrasPine, Arauco, Windsor Windows, and Rogue Valley Door brands. It also provides general building products, such as fasteners and connectors, roofing, siding, insulation, flashing, housewrap, decking, railings, and other miscellaneous building products under the Huttig-Grip, Louisiana Pacific, Simpson Strong-Tie, TimberTech, AZEK, RDI, GAF Roofing, Maibec, Knauf, GCP Technologies, Fiberon, Alpha Protech, MFM, Lomanco, and Fortifiber brands. In addition, the company offers wood products comprising engineered wood products used in floor systems, wood panels, and lumber; and value-added services, such as floor system take-offs, cut-to-length packages and just-in-time, and cross-dock delivery under the Louisiana Pacific and Rosboro brands. It markets and sells its products to building materials dealers; national buying groups; home centers; and industrial users, including makers of manufactured homes through 25 wholesale distribution centers serving 41 states. The company was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in St.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Huttig Building Products is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 20.653% of Huttig Building Products shares are held by insiders and 40.51% by institutions.
How many people work for Huttig Building Products?
Latest data suggests 1,200 work at Huttig Building Products.
When does the fiscal year end for Huttig Building Products?
Huttig Building Products's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Huttig Building Products based?
Huttig Building Products's address is: 555 Maryville University Drive, Saint Louis, MO, United States, 63141
What is Huttig Building Products's ISIN number?
Huttig Building Products's international securities identification number is: US4484511047
What is Huttig Building Products's CUSIP number?
Huttig Building Products's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 448451104

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