Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether BlueLinx Holdings is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as BlueLinx Holdings has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
BlueLinx Holdings. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
BlueLinx Holdings's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through BlueLinx Holdings's regulatory filings and announcements.
BlueLinx Holdings's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
BlueLinx Holdings's revenue is expected to grow by 4.7% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
BlueLinx Holdings's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
BlueLinx Holdings's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
BlueLinx Holdings is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
BlueLinx Holdings's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
BlueLinx Holdings's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
BlueLinx Holdings has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Mitchell B. Lewis, also known as Mitch, serves as Independent Director at GMS Inc. since July 23, 2019. Mr. Lewis has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Bluelinx Holdings Inc. since January 20, 2014. He also serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of BlueLinx Corp. Mr. Lewis has significant experience in the building products industry, an exceptional track record of driving growth and extensive leadership experience. He practiced law with Alston & Bird LLP, specializing in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Lewis served as an Advisor of Euramax International, Inc. until March 1, 2014. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Euramax Holdings, Inc. from February 2008 to November 2013. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Euramax International, Inc from February 2008 to November 8, 2013. Mr. Lewis served as an Executive Vice President of Euramax Holdings, Inc. from 2002 to 2005 and served as its Corporate Business Development Director since June 1998, Group Vice President from 1997 to 2002 and also served as its Chief Operating Officer from 2005 to 2008. He served as Group Vice President of Amerimax Building Products, Inc., Euramax Holdings, Inc and Fabral, Inc. since 1997. He served as President and General Manager of Amerimax Building Products, Inc. from 1993 to 1997 and it’s Assistant General Manager from 1991 to 1993. Mr. Lewis served as Corporate Counsel of Alumax until 1991. He has been a Director of Bluelinx Holdings Inc. since January 20, 2014. He served as a Director of Euramax International, Inc until November 8, 2013 and Euramax Holdings, Inc. from February 2008 to November 2013. Mr. Lewis holds a B.A. in Economics from Emory University in 1984 and a J.D. from the University of Michigan in 1987.
Mitch's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Mitch's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the BlueLinx Holdings management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Senior VP of Corporate Development & Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Investor Relations
VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Chief Human Resource Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the BlueLinx Holdings board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
More shares have been bought than sold by BlueLinx Holdings individual insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.
How Much is BlueLinx Holdings Inc.'s (NYSE:BXC) CEO Getting Paid?
View our latest analysis for BlueLinx Holdings How Does Mitch Lewis's Compensation Compare With Similar Sized Companies? … Thus we can conclude that Mitch Lewis receives more in total compensation than the median of a group of companies in the same market, and of similar size to BlueLinx Holdings Inc.. … We compared the total CEO remuneration paid by BlueLinx Holdings Inc., and compared it to remuneration at a group of similar sized companies.
Does The BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC) Share Price Tend To Follow The Market?
Beta can be a useful tool to understand how much a stock is influenced by market risk (volatility). … If this beta value holds true in the future, BlueLinx Holdings shares are likely to rise more than the market when the market is going up, but fall faster when the market is going down. … What this means for you: Beta only tells us that the BlueLinx Holdings share price is sensitive to broader market movements.
Here's Why BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load
NYSE:BXC Historical Debt, July 5th 2019 How Strong Is BlueLinx Holdings's Balance Sheet? … According to the last reported balance sheet, BlueLinx Holdings had liabilities of US$225.0m due within 12 months, and liabilities of US$882.9m due beyond 12 months. … Because it carries more debt than cash, we think it's worth watching BlueLinx Holdings's balance sheet over time.
Should You Worry About BlueLinx Holdings Inc.'s (NYSE:BXC) CEO Salary Level?
In 2014 Mitch Lewis was appointed CEO of BlueLinx Holdings Inc. … First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. … How Does Mitch Lewis's Compensation Compare With Similar Sized Companies?
Announcing: BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) Stock Soared An Exciting 602% In The Last Three Years
(NYSE:BXC), which saw its share price soar 602% in three years. … One flawed but reasonable way to assess how sentiment around a company has changed is to compare the earnings per share (EPS) with the share price. … During three years of share price growth, BlueLinx Holdings moved from a loss to profitability.
BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC): What Does Its Beta Value Mean For Your Portfolio?
Beta is a widely used metric to measure a stock's exposure to market risk (volatility). … Before we go on, it's worth noting that Warren Buffett pointed out in his 2014 letter to shareholders that 'volatility is far from synonymous with risk.' Having said that, beta can still be rather useful. … Any stock with a beta of greater than one is considered more volatile than the market, while those with a beta below one are either less volatile or poorly correlated with the market.
BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC) Insiders Increased Their Holdings
So we'll take a look at whether insiders have been buying or selling shares in BlueLinx Holdings Inc. … The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At BlueLinx Holdings. … That means that an insider was happy to buy shares at above the current price
What Type Of Shareholder Owns BlueLinx Holdings Inc's (NYSE:BXC)?
Large companies usually have institutions as shareholders, and we usually see insiders owning shares in smaller companies. … Companies that have been privatized tend to have low insider ownership. … institutions own shares in the company.
How Does BlueLinx Holdings Inc (NYSE:BXC) Affect Your Portfolio Returns?
Generally, an investor should consider two types of risk that impact the market value of BXC. … The other type of risk, which cannot be diversified away, is market risk. … Every stock in the market is exposed to this risk, which arises from macroeconomic factors such as economic growth and geo-political tussles just to name a few.
Why BlueLinx Holdings Inc's (NYSE:BXC) Investor Composition Impacts Your Returns
In this analysis, my focus will be on developing a perspective on BlueLinx Holdings Inc’s (NYSE:BXC) latest ownership structure, a less discussed, but important factor. … Check out our latest analysis for BlueLinx Holdings … NYSE:BXC Ownership Summary July 31st 18
BlueLinx Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes building and industrial products in the United States. It distributes structural products, including plywood, oriented strand board, rebar and remesh, lumber, spruce, and other wood products primarily that are used for structural support and walls in construction projects; and specialty products comprising engineered wood, moulding, siding, cedar, metal, and insulation products. The company also provides a range of value-added services and solutions to its customers. It serves dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers, and home improvement retailers through a network of distribution centers. BlueLinx Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Marietta, Georgia.
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