Huttig Building Products trades as part of the industrials sector and industrial distribution industry. The company CEO is Jon P. Vrabely. Huttig Building Products Inc along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the distribution of millwork, building materials and wood products used in new residential construction and in home improvement, remodeling and repair work.

Previous Intraday Performance:

The HBP shares had a previous change of 2.71% which opened at 2.61 and closed at 2.65. It moved to an intraday high of 2.65 and a low of 2.46.

SeekingAlpha:  Huttig Building Products, Inc. (HBP) CEO Jon Vrabely on Q1 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, HBP shares returned 3.11% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -2.93%. Over three months, it changed -12.54%. In one year it has changed -48.74% and within that year its 52 week high was 5.75 and its 52 week low was 1.56. HBP stock is 69.36% above its 52 week low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 3.10 and a 50 day moving average of 2.70. Right now, HBP stock is trading -14.46% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a great opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

SeekingAlpha:  Huttig Building Products, Inc. (HBP) CEO Jon Vrabely on Q1 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript


The company has a market cap of $70.4m with 26.5m shares outstanding and a float of 22.9m shares. Trading volume was 12,345 shares and has experienced an average volume of 18,220 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.


The last annual reported EPS for Huttig Building Products was -0.25 which ended on 31st of December 2018.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr 2019Reported 04-29-2019: -0.13
4thQtr 2018Reported 03-04-2019: -0.29
3rdQtr 2018Reported 10-29-2018: 0.05
2ndQtr 2018Reported 07-30-2018: 0.01
1stQtr 2018Reported 04-30-2018: -0.02

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 0.29, which means it might be overvalued by -824.05%.

The long-term trend of the EPS is an important number as it indicates the present value of Huttig Building Products; it is typically displayed as a percentage and called the EPS growth rate, which at this time is hard to estimate, but revenue growth has been 7.50% over the last twelve months.

Indicators Also to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 52.40% of institutional ownership.

The beta was calculated to be 1.95.

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is -2.90%, profit margin is -1.10%, price-to-sales is 0.08 and price-to-book is 1.16.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 3  : Growth Expectations Result
 3  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 1  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 1  : Overall Result

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Jake McWilliams
I am an independent trader, analyst and algorithmic trading expert, having worked both for the sell side (brokerage) and the buy side (fund administration). I have been trading professionally for about 20 years. I trade stocks and forex and I play both long and short positions in underlying asset or through options. I have experience with discretionary and fully automated systems (Metatrader and Quantshare).


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