Foundation Building Materials Inc. [NYSE: FBM] closed the trading session at $19.26 on 11/16/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $19.07, while the highest price level was $19.35. The company report on November 17, 2020 that FOUNDATION BUILDING MATERIALS ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Investigates Sale of FBM and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm.
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized stockholder rights law firm, has launched an investigation into whether the board members of Foundation Building Materials, Inc. (NYSE: FBM) (“FBM”) breached their fiduciary duties or violated the federal securities laws in connection with the company’s acquisition by American Securities LLC.
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The stocks have a year to date performance of -0.47 percent and weekly performance of 34.78 percent. The stock has been moved at 52.01 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 9.37 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 22.52 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 147.87K shares, FBM reached to a volume of 5442568 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FBM shares is $17.38 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FBM stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
RBC Capital Mkts have made an estimate for Foundation Building Materials Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sector Perform, with their previous recommendation back on April 07, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on March 12, 2020, representing the official price target for Foundation Building Materials Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $23 to $20, while Evercore ISI kept a Underperform rating on FBM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Foundation Building Materials Inc. is set at 1.03, with the Price to Sales ratio for FBM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.40. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.87, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.44. Price to Free Cash Flow for FBM in the course of the last twelve months was 4.58 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.40.
FBM stock trade performance evaluation
Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 34.78. With this latest performance, FBM shares gained by 9.37% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 52.01% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -9.28% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for FBM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 72.44, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 79.75, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 67.55 for Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 15.84, while it was recorded at 15.78 for the last single week of trading, and 14.48 for the last 200 days.
Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM] shares currently have an operating margin of +4.23 and a Gross Margin at +26.74. Foundation Building Materials Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +1.94.
Return on Total Capital for FBM is now 9.02, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 4.23. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 10.80, with Return on Assets sitting at 3.07. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 160.62. Additionally, FBM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 61.63, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 46.44. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 152.09, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 58.36.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM] managed to generate an average of $11,951 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.57 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.58.Foundation Building Materials Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.40 and a Current Ratio set at 2.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Foundation Building Materials Inc. posted 0.26/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.18/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 44.40%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for FBM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Foundation Building Materials Inc. go to 10.90%.
Foundation Building Materials Inc. [FBM]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $828 million, or 100.00% of FBM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FBM stocks are: LONE STAR GLOBAL ACQUISITIONS, LTD. with ownership of 20,298,432, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.96% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 3,864,092 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $74.42 million in FBM stocks shares; and COLISEUM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, currently with $41.18 million in FBM stock with ownership of nearly 4.958% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Foundation Building Materials Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 64 institutional holders increased their position in Foundation Building Materials Inc. [NYSE:FBM] by around 2,156,639 shares. Additionally, 54 investors decreased positions by around 1,309,006 shares, while 28 investors held positions by with 39,542,521 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 43,008,166 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FBM stock had 16 new institutional investments in for a total of 489,425 shares, while 16 institutional investors sold positions of 403,659 shares during the same period.