$0.09 EPS Expected for Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CPH); Spitfire Capital Decreased Its Builders Firstsource (BLDR) Holding

July 18, 2018 - By Theresa McIntyre

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Spitfire Capital Llc decreased Builders Firstsource Inc (BLDR) stake by 8.75% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Spitfire Capital Llc sold 71,200 shares as Builders Firstsource Inc (BLDR)’s stock declined 4.97%. The Spitfire Capital Llc holds 742,294 shares with $14.73M value, down from 813,494 last quarter. Builders Firstsource Inc now has $2.09B valuation. The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.085 during the last trading session, reaching $18.235. About 432,445 shares traded. Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) has risen 41.13% since July 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.56% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TSE:CPH) to report $0.09 EPS on August, 10.They anticipate $0.14 EPS change or 60.87% from last quarter’s $0.23 EPS. T_CPH’s profit would be $2.40 million giving it 7.78 P/E if the $0.09 EPS is correct. After having $0.03 EPS previously, Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s analysts see 200.00% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.82% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $2.8. About 6,800 shares traded. Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TSE:CPH) has 0.00% since July 18, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty pharmaceutical dermatology firm in South America, Canada, and the United States. The company has market cap of $74.82 million. It offers CIP-ISOTRETINOIN, a formulation of the active ingredient isotretinoin for use in the treatment of severe acne; CIP-FENOFIBRATE, a formulation of the active ingredient fenofibrate used for the treatment of hyperlipidemia, a cholesterol disorder; and CIP-TRAMADOL ER, a formulation of the active ingredient tramadol for the management of moderate to moderately severe pain. It has a 11.72 P/E ratio. The firm also provides BETEFLAM PATCH, a self-adhesive medicated plaster for the treatment of inflammatory skin conditions; Actikerall, which is indicated for the treatment of palpable or moderately thick hyperkeratotic actinic keratosis; Vaniqa, a prescription cream that reduces the growth of unwanted facial hair in women; and Sitavig, a tablet for the treatment of herpes labialis in immunocompetent adults.

Since March 1, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 7 selling transactions for $10.48 million activity. Shares for $1.14M were sold by CROW M CHAD on Wednesday, March 7. Tolly Morris E sold $1.06M worth of stock. SHERMAN FLOYD F sold $1.01M worth of stock. $256,680 worth of Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) shares were sold by Jackson Peter M.. $683,580 worth of Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) was sold by MILGRIM BRETT N. $4.20M worth of Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) was sold by MCALEENAN DONALD F.

More recent Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) news were published by: Livetradingnews.com which released: “Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations” on July 18, 2018. Also 247Wallst.com published the news titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, BioCryst, Costco, Generac, Goodyear, Intel, Microsoft …” on July 17, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Builders FirstSource to Host Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast” with publication date: July 09, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.03, from 1 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 23 investors sold BLDR shares while 84 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 95.73 million shares or 5.84% less from 101.67 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Moreover, Envestnet Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Quantbot Technology Limited Partnership has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Raymond James Services Advsr invested 0% in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Boston Advsr Ltd Co stated it has 0.55% in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Frontfour Cap Grp Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.84% of its portfolio in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Goldman Sachs Group holds 467,953 shares or 0% of its portfolio. New York-based Clearbridge Investments Ltd Liability Com has invested 0% in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Mutual Of America Capital Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company, New York-based fund reported 193,169 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys accumulated 0.01% or 168,148 shares. Employees Retirement Of Texas has 0.02% invested in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Sg Americas Secs Ltd Liability Corporation owns 11,309 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Oppenheimer holds 0.02% or 33,588 shares in its portfolio. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas reported 0% in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Robertson Opportunity Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 140,000 shares stake. Paloma Prtnrs Mgmt stated it has 27,561 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Among 6 analysts covering Builders Firstsource (NASDAQ:BLDR), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Builders Firstsource had 8 analyst reports since January 21, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 7 by FBR Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Friday, March 2. Wedbush maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $27 target in Tuesday, July 17 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Sunday, January 21. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 1 by FBR Capital. The stock of Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 1 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Analysts await Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $0.55 EPS, up 48.65% or $0.18 from last year’s $0.37 per share. BLDR’s profit will be $63.04M for 8.29 P/E if the $0.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.24 actual EPS reported by Builders FirstSource, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 129.17% EPS growth.

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