Strs Ohio raised its stake in shares of Comfort Systems USA Inc. (NYSE:FIX) by 2.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 29,600 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 800 shares during the period. Strs Ohio’s holdings in Comfort Systems USA were worth $964,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Glenmede Trust Co. NA raised its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 1.0% in the first quarter. Glenmede Trust Co. NA now owns 15,921 shares of the company’s stock valued at $504,000 after buying an additional 152 shares in the last quarter. Aperio Group LLC raised its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 2.8% in the first quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 35,097 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,115,000 after buying an additional 965 shares in the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors L.L.C. acquired a new stake in Comfort Systems USA during the first quarter valued at approximately $721,000. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 72.3% in the first quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 359,957 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,436,000 after buying an additional 151,096 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Group LTD raised its stake in Comfort Systems USA by 3.8% in the first quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 94,141 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,990,000 after buying an additional 3,442 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 97.38% of the company’s stock.
Shares of Comfort Systems USA Inc. (NYSE:FIX) traded up 0.36% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $27.70. 256,718 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $28.71 and its 200 day moving average price is $30.68. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion, a PE ratio of 18.00 and a beta of 1.57. Comfort Systems USA Inc. has a 12 month low of $24.22 and a 12 month high of $35.00.
Comfort Systems USA (NYSE:FIX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $427.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $447.05 million. Comfort Systems USA had a net margin of 3.63% and a return on equity of 16.53%. Comfort Systems USA’s quarterly revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS. Equities analysts anticipate that Comfort Systems USA Inc. will post $1.72 earnings per share for the current year.
FIX has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. Sidoti lowered shares of Comfort Systems USA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $36.00 target price on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, July 12th.
In other news, Director Franklin Myers acquired 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 3rd. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $28.82 per share, for a total transaction of $57,640.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 180,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,187,600. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Alfred J. Giardenelli, Jr. sold 7,000 shares of Comfort Systems USA stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.34, for a total transaction of $191,380.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 23,516 shares in the company, valued at $642,927.44. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 3.49% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
About Comfort Systems USA
Comfort Systems USA, Inc is a provider of mechanical contracting services, which principally includes heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, piping and controls, as well as off-site construction, electrical, monitoring and fire protection. It installs, maintains and repairs products and systems throughout its approximately 35 operating units in 81 cities and 89 locations throughout the United States.