Builders FirstSource - Chart Of The Day

The Chart of the Day belongs to Builders FirstSource (BLDR) I found the building products stock by using Barchart to sort today's Top Stocks to Ownfirst for the highest Weighted Alpha, then I used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent price appreciation.Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 11/9 the stock gained 24.04%.

Builders FirstSource is a leading supplier and manufacturer of structural and related building products for residential new construction in the United States. Manufacturing facilities include plants that manufacture roof and floor trusses, wall panels, stairs, aluminum and vinyl windows, custom millwork and pre-hung doors. Builders FirstSource also distributes windows, interior and exterior doors, dimensional lumber and lumber sheet goods, millwork and other building products.

Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 13.50% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 78.04%
  • Technical support level at22.52
  • Recently traded at 22.78 with a 50 day moving average of 19.69

Fundamental factors:

  • Market Cap $2.52 billion
  • P/E 21.76
  • Revenue expected to increase 9.00% this year, and another 7.00% next year
  • Earnings estimated to increase 25.30% this year, an additional 45.20% next year and continue to compound at an annual rate of 15.98% for the next 5 years
  • Wall Street analysts issued 4 strong buy, 4 buy and 2 hold recommendations on the stock

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