Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) Soars 2.89% on August 13

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Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) had a good day on the market for Thursday August 13 as shares jumped 2.89% to close at $31.32. About 530,051 shares traded hands on 7,051 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 69.28 million. After opening the trading day at $30.45, shares of Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. stayed within a range of $32.21 to $30.11.

With today's gains, Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. now has a market cap of $2.17 billion. Shares of Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. have been trading within a range of $36.78 and $11.67 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Beacon Roofing Supply Inc manufactures and sells roofing and building materials throughout the United States and Canada. Beacon's key customers consist of contractors, home builders, retailers, wholesale distributors, and building materials suppliers. The company's product portfolio includes both residential and non-residential roofing materials, siding, windows, and waterproofing systems. The majority of revenue is generated from residential and non-residential roofing products. The vast majority of Beacon's revenue comes from the United States.

Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. is based out of Herndon, VA and has some 8,147 employees. Its CEO is Julian G. Francis.

For a complete fundamental analysis of Beacon Roofing Supply Inc., check out’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for BECN.

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Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000. The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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