Pro-Gibraltar Industries Inc Institutional Investors Sentiment Runs High in 2017 Q4

April 17, 2018 - By Louis Casey

Sentiment for Gibraltar Industries Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK)

Gibraltar Industries Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.23 in Q4 2017. Its down -0.43, from 1.66 in 2017Q3. The ratio turned negative, as 76 active investment managers opened new and increased positions, while 62 sold and trimmed equity positions in Gibraltar Industries Inc. The active investment managers in our partner’s database now have: 32.19 million shares, up from 30.80 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Gibraltar Industries Inc in their top 10 positions decreased from 2 to 1 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 12 Reduced: 50 Increased: 54 New Position: 22.

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes building products in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company has market cap of $1.11 billion. It operates through three divisions: Residential Products, Industrial and Infrastructure Products, and Renewable Energy and Conservation. It has a 18.04 P/E ratio. The Residential Products segment offers roof and foundation ventilation products and accessories, such as solar powered units; postal and parcel storage products, including single mailboxes, cluster boxes for multi-unit housing, and 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.

The stock increased 1.30% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $34.95. About 150,668 shares traded. Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROCK) has declined 16.60% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.15% the S&P500.

Analysts await Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROCK) to report earnings on May, 4. They expect $0.27 EPS, up 35.00 % or $0.07 from last year’s $0.2 per share. ROCK’s profit will be $8.57 million for 32.36 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by Gibraltar Industries, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -34.15 % negative EPS growth.

Hcsf Management Llc holds 9.89% of its portfolio in Gibraltar Industries, Inc. for 442,404 shares. Skyline Asset Management Lp owns 522,900 shares or 1.38% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Piermont Capital Management Inc. has 1.02% invested in the company for 93,915 shares. The California-based Phocas Financial Corp. has invested 0.98% in the stock. Robotti Robert, a New York-based fund reported 96,716 shares.#img1#

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