BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC) major shareholder Stephen Feinberg sold 4,443,428 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.58, for a total transaction of $29,237,756.24. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Large shareholders that own more than 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Shares of BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (BXC) traded up 0.13% on Monday, reaching $8.00. 84,350 shares of the company were exchanged. BlueLinx Holdings Inc. has a 12-month low of $6.36 and a 12-month high of $11.78. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $9.98 and its 200 day moving average is $10.10. The firm has a market capitalization of $72.78 million, a PE ratio of 2.52 and a beta of 2.30.

BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 10th. The construction company reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter. BlueLinx Holdings had a negative return on equity of 22.97% and a net margin of 1.62%. The firm had revenue of $474.00 million during the quarter. On average, analysts forecast that BlueLinx Holdings Inc. will post ($0.21) EPS for the current year.

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A number of research analysts have recently commented on BXC shares. ValuEngine cut shares of BlueLinx Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, August 7th. TheStreet raised shares of BlueLinx Holdings from a “d” rating to a “c” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Feinberg Stephen bought a new position in shares of BlueLinx Holdings during the second quarter valued at approximately $51,569,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its holdings in BlueLinx Holdings by 10.5% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 124,984 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $1,364,000 after purchasing an additional 11,898 shares in the last quarter. Weber Alan W raised its holdings in BlueLinx Holdings by 45.4% in the second quarter. Weber Alan W now owns 84,779 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $927,000 after purchasing an additional 26,480 shares in the last quarter. Algert Global LLC bought a new position in BlueLinx Holdings in the second quarter worth $364,000. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in BlueLinx Holdings by 38.7% in the second quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 16,500 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $180,000 after purchasing an additional 4,600 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 74.47% of the company’s stock.

BlueLinx Holdings Company Profile

BlueLinx Holdings, Inc is a distributor of building products in North America. The Company operates its distribution business through a network of approximately 40 distribution centers. It serves metropolitan areas in the United States and delivers building products to a range of wholesale and retail customers.

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