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How to buy Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Beacon Roofing Supply stocks.

Beacon Roofing Supply is a building products & equipment business based in the US. Beacon Roofing Supply stocks (BECN.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $55.16 – a decrease of 0.04% over the previous week. Beacon Roofing Supply employs 6,676 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $6.6 billion.

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Beacon Roofing Supply stock price (NASDAQ:BECN)

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Beacon Roofing Supply shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$55.54
52-week range$38.79 - $60.93
50-day moving average $55.58
200-day moving average $53.94
Wall St. target price$65.11
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.57

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Is it a good time to buy Beacon Roofing Supply stock?

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Beacon Roofing Supply price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $55.54 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-13) -0.04%
1 month (2021-12-17) 4.30%
3 months (2021-10-20) 6.44%
6 months (2021-07-20) 5.39%
1 year (2021-01-20) 28.06%
2 years (2020-01-17) 55.33%
3 years (2019-01-18) 62.40%
5 years (2017-01-20) 24.98%

Is Beacon Roofing Supply under- or over-valued?

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

Beacon Roofing Supply's PEG ratio

Beacon Roofing Supply's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.65. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Beacon Roofing Supply's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Beacon Roofing Supply's EBITDA

Beacon Roofing Supply's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $646.3 million.

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

Beacon Roofing Supply financials

Revenue TTM $6.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 7.13%
Gross profit TTM $1.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 4.73%
Return on equity TTM 10.28%
Profit margin -0.69%
Book value $24.86
Market capitalisation $3.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Beacon Roofing Supply share dividends

We're not expecting Beacon Roofing Supply to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Beacon Roofing Supply's shares ever split?

Beacon Roofing Supply's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 13 June 2006. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Beacon Roofing Supply shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Beacon Roofing Supply shares which in turn could have impacted Beacon Roofing Supply's share price.

Beacon Roofing Supply share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Beacon Roofing Supply's shares have ranged in value from as little as $38.79 up to $60.93. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BECN.US volatility(beta: 2.01)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Beacon Roofing Supply's is 2.0101. This would suggest that Beacon Roofing Supply's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Beacon Roofing Supply overview

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, distributes residential and non-residential roofing materials, and complementary building products to contractors, home builders, building owners, lumberyards, and retailers. It offers pitched roofing and low slope roof products; gutters and sidings; building materials, such as lumber and composite, skylights and window, plywood and OSB, decking and railing, and HVAC products; and foam board, spray foam, roll, batt, mineral wool, fiberglass, and commercial insulation products, as well as radiant barriers and blown-in insulation and equipment. The company also provides above grade and below grade membranes and coatings, deck and floor coatings, plaza deck waterproofing products, damp proofing coatings, and air and vapor barriers; tools and equipment, including power and hand tools, ladders and scaffolding, air tools and compressors, nails, screws and fasteners, generators, work wear and safety gear, job site supplies, tool bags and belts, welding and soldering, cleaning supplies, drill bits, and saw blades; and solar panels, mounting hardware, inverters, and storage and batteries. As of September 30, 2021, it operated approximately 446 branches in 50 states of the United States and 6 provinces in Canada. Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.

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