Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.13

Media coverage about Beacon Roofing Supply (NASDAQ:BECN) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Beacon Roofing Supply earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 47.1347258040734 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Beacon Roofing Supply stock opened at $52.09 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $3,549.50, a PE ratio of 22.85, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.45 and a beta of 1.42. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 3.58 and a current ratio of 4.60. Beacon Roofing Supply has a 12 month low of $39.57 and a 12 month high of $66.47.

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Beacon Roofing Supply (NASDAQ:BECN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.14. The company had revenue of $1.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.10 billion. Beacon Roofing Supply had a return on equity of 9.60% and a net margin of 3.29%. The firm’s revenue was up 12.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.56 earnings per share. sell-side analysts anticipate that Beacon Roofing Supply will post 3.56 EPS for the current fiscal year.

BECN has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. BidaskClub downgraded Beacon Roofing Supply from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $73.00 target price on shares of Beacon Roofing Supply in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Royal Bank of Canada set a $66.00 target price on Beacon Roofing Supply and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Citigroup reduced their target price on Beacon Roofing Supply from $65.00 to $60.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Beacon Roofing Supply from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $70.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $60.45.

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Beacon Roofing Supply Company Profile

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes residential and commercial roofing materials, and other complementary building materials to contractors, home builders, retailers, and building materials suppliers. The company's residential roofing products include asphalt shingles, synthetic slates and tiles, clay and concrete tiles, slates, nail base insulations, metal roofing, felts, synthetic underlayment, wood shingles and shakes, nails and fasteners, metal edgings and flashings, prefabricated flashings, ridges and soffit vents, and other accessories.

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