WINTON GROUP Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Gibraltar Industries Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 140,574 shares of the construction company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,272,000. WINTON GROUP Ltd owned approximately 0.44% of Gibraltar Industries at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its holdings in Gibraltar Industries by 93.3% during the second quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2,900 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $109,000 after purchasing an additional 1,400 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new position in Gibraltar Industries during the first quarter valued at approximately $116,000. US Bancorp DE lifted its holdings in Gibraltar Industries by 54.4% during the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 3,977 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $134,000 after purchasing an additional 1,402 shares in the last quarter. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB purchased a new position in Gibraltar Industries during the first quarter valued at approximately $230,000. Finally, Trexquant Investment LP purchased a new position in Gibraltar Industries during the first quarter valued at approximately $233,000.

ROCK stock opened at $46.40 on Monday. Gibraltar Industries Inc has a one year low of $29.05 and a one year high of $49.10. The company has a current ratio of 2.89, a quick ratio of 2.32 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.48 billion, a PE ratio of 27.13 and a beta of 1.79.

Gibraltar Industries (NASDAQ:ROCK) last released its earnings results on Thursday, July 26th. The construction company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.16. Gibraltar Industries had a net margin of 7.59% and a return on equity of 12.37%. The firm had revenue of $266.04 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $261.93 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.43 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Gibraltar Industries Inc will post 2.08 EPS for the current year.

Several brokerages have weighed in on ROCK. BidaskClub raised shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Saturday. ValuEngine raised shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, August 18th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Gibraltar Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 price target on the stock in a report on Wednesday, May 30th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $42.00.

About Gibraltar Industries

Gibraltar Industries, Inc manufactures and distributes building products in North America and Asia. It operates through three segments: Residential Products, Industrial and Infrastructure Products, and Renewable Energy and Conservation. The Residential Products segment offers roof and foundation ventilation products and accessories, such as solar powered units; mail and electronic package solutions, including single mailboxes, cluster style mail and parcel boxes for single and multi-family housing, and electronic package locker systems; roof edgings and flashings; soffits and trims; drywall corner beads; metal roofing products and accessories; rain dispersion products comprising gutters and accessories; and exterior retractable awnings.

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