Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.03
NAS:BECN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. NAS:BECN: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:BECN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.21 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.03
Equity to Asset 0.43
NAS:BECN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
67% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. NAS:BECN: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:BECN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.41 Max: 0.57
Current: 0.43
0.04
0.57
Interest Coverage 3.51
NAS:BECN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
74% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.40 vs. NAS:BECN: 3.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:BECN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.54  Med: 6.27 Max: 15.73
Current: 3.51
2.54
15.73
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.04
M-Score: -2.02
WACC vs ROIC
11.71%
6.04%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 4.97
NAS:BECN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.48 vs. NAS:BECN: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:BECN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.24  Med: 5.14 Max: 7.03
Current: 4.97
4.24
7.03
Net-margin (%) 2.18
NAS:BECN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. NAS:BECN: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:BECN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.54  Med: 2.4 Max: 3.7
Current: 2.18
1.54
3.7
ROE (%) 7.61
NAS:BECN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.31 vs. NAS:BECN: 7.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:BECN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.85  Med: 9.28 Max: 13.27
Current: 7.61
6.85
13.27
ROA (%) 3.23
NAS:BECN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. NAS:BECN: 3.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:BECN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.74  Med: 4.04 Max: 6.37
Current: 3.23
2.74
6.37
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.84
NAS:BECN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.55 vs. NAS:BECN: 26.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:BECN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.66  Med: 28.95 Max: 38.84
Current: 26.84
19.66
38.84
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 14.60
NAS:BECN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. NAS:BECN: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BECN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.5  Med: 7.35 Max: 24.2
Current: 14.6
-1.5
24.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 15.90
NAS:BECN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. NAS:BECN: 15.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BECN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.7  Med: 7.75 Max: 66.3
Current: 15.9
-20.7
66.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 0.50
NAS:BECN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. NAS:BECN: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BECN' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.8  Med: 10.7 Max: 205.5
Current: 0.5
-7.8
205.5
» NAS:BECN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

» Details

Guru Trades

Q4 2015

BECN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Joel Greenblatt 32,248 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,810 sh (New)
Jim Simons 252,057 sh (+474.88%)
Ken Fisher 1,712,783 sh (+0.13%)
Mariko Gordon 1,631,191 sh (-7.66%)
» More
Q1 2016

BECN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 128,300 sh (New)
Jim Simons 267,857 sh (+6.27%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ken Fisher 1,711,990 sh (-0.05%)
Mariko Gordon 1,534,576 sh (-5.92%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,700 sh (-62.38%)
» More
Q2 2016

BECN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

RS Investment Management 507,970 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 160,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,205 sh (+246.34%)
Steven Cohen 360,400 sh (+180.90%)
Ken Fisher 1,712,739 sh (+0.04%)
Mariko Gordon 1,383,400 sh (-9.85%)
Jim Simons 229,457 sh (-14.34%)
» More
Q3 2016

BECN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 35,669 sh (+53.71%)
Ken Fisher 1,721,625 sh (+0.52%)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Mariko Gordon 1,103,026 sh (-20.27%)
Jim Simons 97,557 sh (-57.48%)
Steven Cohen 84,400 sh (-76.58%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BECN

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Building Materials » Building Materials
Compare:NYSE:AWI, NYSE:LPX, OTCPK:BOALY, NYSE:SUM, NYSE:TREX, OTCPK:WBRBY, NYSE:DOOR, OTCPK:NDRBF, NAS:AAON, NYSE:HW, OTCPK:XYIGY, NAS:ROCK, OTCPK:PSGTY, NYSE:BLD, NAS:APOG, NYSE:IBP, NAS:BLDR, NAS:BMCH, NYSE:NCS, OTCPK:ITALY » details
Traded in other countries:OWY.Germany,
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc is engaged in the distribution of residential and non-residential roofing materials in the United States and Canada.

Beacon Roofing Supply Inc was formed on August 22, 1997. The Company is a distributor of residential and non-residential roofing materials and other complementary building materials to customers in approximately 46 states within the United States and six provinces in Canada. It also distributes other complementary building materials, including siding, windows, and waterproofing systems for residential and non-residential building exteriors. It purchases products from a large number of manufacturers and then distributes these goods to a customer base consisting of contractors, and to a lesser extent, general contractors, home builders, retailers, and building materials suppliers. The Company also provides its customers value-added services, including: advice and assistance to contractors throughout the construction process, including product identification, specification and technical support; job site delivery, rooftop loading and logistical services; tapered insulation design and layout services; metal fabrication and related metal roofing design and layout services; trade credit; and marketing support, including project leads for contractors. Its customer base includes a portion of the residential and non-residential roofing contractors in the markets in which it operates. These roofing contractors are typically involved on a local basis in the replacement, or re-roofing, component of the roofing industry. The products that it distributes are supplied by the manufacturers of quality roofing materials and related products, such as Building Products of Canada, Carlisle Syntec, CertainTeed Roofing, CertainTeed Siding, Firestone Building Products, GAF, InterWrap, James Hardie Building Products, Johns Manville Roofing, Mid-States Asphalt, Owens Corning Roofing, PlyGem, Soprema, and Tamko Building Products. The Company distributes products such as high-end shingles, gutters and metal roofing products, and tile roofing. Additionally, it distributes downspouts, tools, nails; vinyl and fiber cement siding, windows, decking and related exterior shelter products to meet the expansive needs of its customers. Its single-ply roofing systems consist of Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (synthetic rubber) or EPDM and Thermoplastic Olefin or TPO, along with other roofing materials and related components. In addition to single-ply roofing components, it sells asphaltic membranes and the insulation required in non-residential roofing applications, such as tapered insulation. The Company's remaining non-residential products include metal roofing and flashings, fasteners, fabrics, coatings, roof drains, modified bitumen, built-up roofing and asphalt.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 31.02
BECN's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
75% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.98 vs. BECN: 31.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BECN' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.15  Med: 22.66 Max: 39.02
Current: 31.02
8.15
39.02
Forward P/E 19.53
BECN's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
71% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.46 vs. BECN: 19.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 31.02
BECN's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
75% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.67 vs. BECN: 31.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BECN' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.15  Med: 22.66 Max: 39.02
Current: 31.02
8.15
39.02
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 36.56
BECN's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.60 vs. BECN: 36.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
BECN' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.56  Med: 21.9 Max: 916
Current: 36.56
5.56
916
P/B 2.08
BECN's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. BECN: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BECN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 1.98 Max: 4.72
Current: 2.08
1.01
4.72
P/S 0.68
BECN's P/S is ranked higher than
66% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. BECN: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BECN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.59 Max: 1.06
Current: 0.68
0.2
1.06
PFCF 29.14
BECN's PFCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.87 vs. BECN: 29.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BECN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.47  Med: 19.25 Max: 346.39
Current: 29.14
4.47
346.39
POCF 22.83
BECN's POCF is ranked lower than
82% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9.41 vs. BECN: 22.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BECN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.09  Med: 14.22 Max: 82.88
Current: 22.83
4.09
82.88
EV-to-EBIT 17.60
BECN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 591 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.34 vs. BECN: 17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BECN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 14 Max: 30.4
Current: 17.6
6.1
30.4
EV-to-EBITDA 11.82
BECN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.15 vs. BECN: 11.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BECN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 10.5 Max: 21.4
Current: 11.82
4.8
21.4
PEG 4.40
BECN's PEG is ranked lower than
73% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. BECN: 4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
BECN' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 6.48 Max: 110.24
Current: 4.4
0.22
110.24
Shiller P/E 36.64
BECN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
62% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 29.35 vs. BECN: 36.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BECN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.02  Med: 31.06 Max: 39.88
Current: 36.64
20.02
39.88
Current Ratio 2.43
BECN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. BECN: 2.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BECN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 2.13 Max: 2.75
Current: 2.43
0.93
2.75
Quick Ratio 1.53
BECN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. BECN: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BECN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.37 Max: 1.99
Current: 1.53
0.6
1.99
Days Inventory 56.32
BECN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
68% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 80.13 vs. BECN: 56.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BECN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.99  Med: 50.47 Max: 59.19
Current: 56.32
46.99
59.19
Days Sales Outstanding 55.45
BECN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 58.60 vs. BECN: 55.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BECN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.86  Med: 55.88 Max: 59.34
Current: 55.45
47.86
59.34
Days Payable 42.30
BECN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
66% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 60.02 vs. BECN: 42.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BECN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.06  Med: 43.55 Max: 53.08
Current: 42.3
39.06
53.08

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -7.00
BECN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. BECN: -7.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BECN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25  Med: -3.1 Max: -1
Current: -7
-25
-1

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.54
BECN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. BECN: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BECN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.14 Max: 1.55
Current: 1.54
0.75
1.55
Price/Median PS Value 1.15
BECN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 612 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. BECN: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BECN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1 Max: 1.78
Current: 1.15
0.47
1.78
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.66
BECN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. BECN: 5.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BECN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 7.2 Max: 16.5
Current: 5.66
3.3
16.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 5.53
BECN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.57 vs. BECN: 5.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BECN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 7.7 Max: 46.9
Current: 5.53
3.5
46.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,127
EPS (TTM) $ 1.48
Beta1.46
Short Percentage of Float5.94%
52-Week Range $32.24 - 48.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)59.90

Analyst Estimate

Sep17 Sep18 Sep19
Revenue (Mil $) 4,306 4,482 4,641
EPS ($) 2.38 2.82 3.05
EPS w/o NRI ($) 2.38 2.82 3.05
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
» More Articles for BECN

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Why I Feel Bearish About Fastenal Apr 09 2014 
Ken Fisher’s Top Increases of the Fourth Quarter Jan 15 2014 
Hurricane Sandy Destroys - These 22 Stocks May Benefit Most from the Monster Storm of the Millenium Oct 29 2012 
Weekly CFO Sells Highlight: SWN, BECN, NSIT, HOLX, QLTI, THRX Aug 13 2012 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: CLR, FCH, SFLY, AES, BECN May 19 2012 
Weekly CFO Sells Highlight: TRMB, AA, BECN, PX, AMG, JOEZ Feb 20 2011 
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) CFO, Treasurer & EVP-Finance David R Grace sells 161,669 Shares Feb 14 2011 
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 07 2010 
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Dec 01 2009 
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) Chairman & CEO Robert R Buck sells 100,000 Shares Aug 12 2009 

More From Other Websites
Coverage initiated on Beacon Roofing Supply by Seaport Global Securities Dec 07 2016
ETFs with exposure to Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. : December 6, 2016 Dec 06 2016
Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. :BECN-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 5, 2016 Dec 05 2016
Is CoreSite Realty Corp (COR) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? Dec 02 2016
Is FireEye Inc (FEYE) a Good Stock to Buy? Dec 01 2016
Beacon Roofing Supply to Host 2016 Investor Day on December 14, 2016 Nov 29 2016
BEACON ROOFING SUPPLY INC Financials Nov 26 2016
Is The Ceiling About to Fall On Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN)? Nov 23 2016
ETFs with exposure to Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. : November 23, 2016 Nov 23 2016
BEACON ROOFING SUPPLY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report Nov 22 2016
Stock Market News for November 22, 2016 Nov 22 2016
Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. :BECN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : November 22, 2016 Nov 22 2016
Beacon Roofing (BECN) Misses on Q4 Earnings & Revenues Nov 22 2016
Edited Transcript of BECN earnings conference call or presentation 21-Nov-16 10:00pm GMT Nov 22 2016
Beacon Roofing Supply Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET today Nov 21 2016
Beacon Roofing misses Street 4Q forecasts Nov 21 2016
Beacon Roofing misses Street 4Q forecasts Nov 21 2016
Sina, Weibo Beat; Palo Alto, Jack Guide Low; Boeing Civil Chief Leaves Nov 21 2016
Beacon Roofing Supply Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results Nov 21 2016
BEACON ROOFING SUPPLY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition Nov 21 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)