Shares of Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation. The average 1 year price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $63.00.

FIX has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Comfort Systems USA from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. DA Davidson increased their price target on Comfort Systems USA to $43.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, October 30th. Gilford Securities downgraded Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Finally, Guggenheim downgraded Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, November 10th.

In related news, insider Brian E. Lane sold 19,389 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.35, for a total transaction of $821,124.15. Following the sale, the insider now owns 203,021 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,597,939.35. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Alan Krusi sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.50, for a total value of $85,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 36,568 shares of company stock worth $1,541,365 in the last three months. 3.48% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its holdings in shares of Comfort Systems USA by 6.8% in the 2nd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 2,715 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $101,000 after acquiring an additional 173 shares in the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Comfort Systems USA by 27.2% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 3,304 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $122,000 after acquiring an additional 706 shares in the last quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Comfort Systems USA by 119.1% in the 4th quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 3,026 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $132,000 after acquiring an additional 1,645 shares in the last quarter. Magnetar Financial LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Comfort Systems USA in the 3rd quarter valued at about $202,000. Finally, Greenwood Capital Associates LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Comfort Systems USA in the 4th quarter valued at about $210,000. 92.46% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of Comfort Systems USA (FIX) traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $39.85. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 36,187 shares, compared to its average volume of 143,859. The company has a market cap of $1,511.36, a P/E ratio of 23.20, a PEG ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 1.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20, a current ratio of 1.33 and a quick ratio of 1.30. Comfort Systems USA has a 52-week low of $31.90 and a 52-week high of $44.80.

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About Comfort Systems USA

Comfort Systems USA, Inc is a provider of mechanical contracting services, which principally includes heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, piping and controls, as well as off-site construction, electrical, monitoring and fire protection. As of December 31, 2016, the Company installed, maintained, repaired and replaced products and systems throughout its 35 operating units in 84 cities and 91 locations throughout the United States.

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