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How to buy Houston Wire-and-Cable Company (HWCC) stocks

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Houston Wire-and-Cable Company is an industrial distribution business based in the US. Houston Wire-and-Cable Company stocks (HWCC.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.29 – an increase of 0.19% over the previous week. Houston Wire-and-Cable Company employs 338 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $269.5 million.

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Houston Wire-and-Cable Company stock price (NASDAQ:HWCC)

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Houston Wire-and-Cable Company shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-08-01.
Latest market close$5.29
52-week range$0.00 - $0.00
50-day moving average $5.27
200-day moving average $4.23
Wall St. target price$8.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.04

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Is it a good time to buy Houston Wire-and-Cable Company stock?

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Houston Wire-and-Cable Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.29 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2022-08-05) N/A
1 month (2022-07-12) N/A
3 months (2022-05-12) N/A
6 months (2022-02-12) N/A
1 year (2021-08-12) N/A
2 years (2020-08-14) 103.46%
3 years (2019-08-16) 46.13%
5 years (2017-08-15) 5.80%

Is Houston Wire-and-Cable Company under- or over-valued?

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

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's EBITDA

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $737,000.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company financials

Revenue TTM $269.5 million
Gross profit TTM $63 million
Return on assets TTM -0.83%
Return on equity TTM -13.19%
Profit margin -4.81%
Book value $5.46
Market capitalisation $89.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company share dividends

We're not expecting Houston Wire-and-Cable Company to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0 up to $0. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

HWCC.US volatility(beta: 1.36)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 Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's is 1.3554. This would suggest that Houston Wire-and-Cable Company's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Houston Wire-and-Cable Company overview

Houston Wire & Cable Company distributes industrial fasteners in the United States. Houston Wire & Cable Company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. .

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