Press coverage about Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Huttig Building Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.6395218130479 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ HBP) traded down 3.42% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $7.06. 65,721 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $5.84 and a 200 day moving average of $6.97. The firm has a market capitalization of $182.66 million, a PE ratio of 32.39 and a beta of 1.74. Huttig Building Products has a 1-year low of $4.65 and a 1-year high of $9.24.

Huttig Building Products (NASDAQ:HBP) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Huttig Building Products had a net margin of 0.79% and a return on equity of 10.21%. The company had revenue of $198.70 million during the quarter. On average, equities analysts predict that Huttig Building Products will post $0.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Separately, TheStreet cut shares of Huttig Building Products from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st.

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Huttig Building Products Company Profile

Huttig Building Products, Inc is a domestic distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products used principally in residential construction and in home improvement, remodeling and repair work. The Company purchases from manufacturers and distributes its products through approximately 26 wholesale distribution centers serving over 41 states.

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