NCI Building Systems (NYSE:NCS) was downgraded by TheStreet from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report released on Wednesday.

Several other research firms have also recently commented on NCS. DA Davidson lifted their target price on shares of NCI Building Systems from $18.00 to $21.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 7th. Citigroup lifted their target price on shares of NCI Building Systems from $20.00 to $22.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 7th. Barclays lifted their target price on shares of NCI Building Systems from $21.00 to $24.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 7th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of NCI Building Systems from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 30th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of NCI Building Systems from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 24th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.67.

NCS stock traded up $0.20 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $14.80. The stock had a trading volume of 4,992 shares, compared to its average volume of 539,091. The stock has a market capitalization of $975.92 million, a P/E ratio of 18.25, a PEG ratio of 1.04 and a beta of 1.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.56, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a current ratio of 1.58. NCI Building Systems has a 12-month low of $13.05 and a 12-month high of $23.35.

NCI Building Systems (NYSE:NCS) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, June 5th. The construction company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $457.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $438.61 million. NCI Building Systems had a net margin of 1.92% and a return on equity of 23.45%. NCI Building Systems’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.16 EPS. research analysts forecast that NCI Building Systems will post 1.42 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other NCI Building Systems news, insider Robert Daniel Ronchetto sold 8,039 shares of NCI Building Systems stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.00, for a total value of $168,819.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 43,045 shares in the company, valued at approximately $903,945. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CFO Mark E. Johnson sold 82,100 shares of NCI Building Systems stock in a transaction on Friday, June 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.89, for a total transaction of $1,879,269.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 160,918 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,683,413.02. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 1.54% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in NCS. Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of NCI Building Systems in the 1st quarter valued at $107,000. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of NCI Building Systems in the 2nd quarter valued at $136,000. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of NCI Building Systems in the 1st quarter valued at $178,000. Element Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of NCI Building Systems in the 1st quarter valued at $269,000. Finally, OppenheimerFunds Inc. acquired a new position in shares of NCI Building Systems in the 2nd quarter valued at $351,000. Institutional investors own 94.73% of the company’s stock.

About NCI Building Systems

NCI Building Systems, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets metal products for the nonresidential construction industry in North America. It operates through three segments: Engineered Building Systems, Metal Components, and Metal Coil Coating. The Engineered Building Systems segment offers engineered structural members and panels; and self-storage building systems under the Metallic, Mid-West Steel, A & S, All American, Mesco, Star, Ceco, Robertson, Garco, Heritage, and SteelBuilding.com brands to builders, general contractors, developers, and end users directly, as well as through private label companies.

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