Boise Cascade Company (NYSE:BCC) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of 1.40% or $0.45 shares. The trading starts at $33.85 and closed at $32.25 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $32.04 and day high was $34.265 on Friday, June 12. After the session, the Basic Materials sector daily volume shifted to 0.32 million while its average volume is 351.07K. In other hand, the BCC market cap reached to $1.26B. While, its current target price is $32.70 according to WSJ.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -13.83% and up 14.46% for month. Its quarterly performance was 21.29% above, while its half year performance is down -12.73%. BCC yearly performance stood at positive 33.21% and fall -10.48% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Boise Cascade Company is 2.20.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. BCC EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 2.08. EPS for this year is 387.20%, while for the next year its value is 2.03. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.99 while its EPS Q/Q reached 6.60%. It has an EPS of 0.40% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 7.90%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on BCC for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 3 of 5 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 2 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $35.00-$40.00. Average target price for BCC was reached at $38.50.
Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP are the top three holders in Boise Cascade Company (BCC) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 6.96 million shares which valued 165.53 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 4.68 million shares which valued at 111.36 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP has a total of 3.19 million shares which valued at 75.86 million. In the end, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP have 8.14% shares outstanding of Boise Cascade Company (BCC) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 1.90% and institutional holding shifted to 98.60%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 2.08. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 5 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.1, while 0.71 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for BCC published in the report was -0.03-0.31 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.71 which is higher than 0.31 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for BCC fall -1.52% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 7.69% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -3.22%. The moving average value for Boise Cascade Company (BCC) is 33.20 and 32.64 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in BCC stock. On Nov 22, STOKES NICK, EVP, BMD, sold 8,026 trading shares at the cost of $38.71, which valued at 0.31 million. On Nov 22, RANCOURT WAYNE M, EVP, CFO and Treasurer, sold 6,518 shares at the cost of $39.01, with total shares of 85,940. On Nov 11, Twedt Jill, VP, General Counsel & Corp Sec, sold 642 shares at the cost of 38.26. After this transaction, Twedt Jill total shares reached to 16,611 which valued at 24563.0.