Stock Building Supply Holdings (STCK) Falls: Stock Goes Down 5.8% - Tale of the Tape

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Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc. ( STCK ) saw a big move last session, as the company's shares fell by nearly 6% on the day. The move came on pretty good volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent downtrend for STCK as the stock is now down 12.7% in the past one-month time frame.

This slump shouldn't be too much of a surprise to investors, as Stock Building Supply Holdings has seen 1 negative revision in the past few weeks and its current year earnings consensus has moved lower over the last 30 days. This suggests there may be more trouble down the road. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent slump will continue, as the earnings picture definitely suggests that this might be the case.

Stock Building Supply Holdings currently has a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) while its Earnings ESP is positive.


Some better-ranked stocks in the construction sector include Beazer Homes USA Inc. ( BZH ), DR Horton Inc. ( DHI ) and Gafisa S.A. ( GFA ). All these stocks hold a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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