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BlueLinx is a distributor of building products in North America. The Company provides the building blocks for residential and commercial construction, remodeling and repair, manufacturing, manufactured and modular housing, and homeowner projects.

TypePublic
Founded2004
HQMarietta, US
Websitebluelinxco.com
Employee Ratings2.4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)2,400(+60%)
Job Openings80
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.6 B(-7%)
Share Price (Aug 2020)$18.5
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at BlueLinx

Alex Averitt

Alex Averitt

COO
Paul Wetmore

Paul Wetmore

VP of National Accounts
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BlueLinx Office Locations

BlueLinx has an office in Marietta
Marietta, US (HQ)
1950 Spectrum Cir
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BlueLinx Financials and Metrics

BlueLinx Revenue

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BlueLinx's revenue was reported to be $2.64 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

662.1m

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

93.2m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

14.1%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

(787.0k)

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

8.3m

Market capitalization (6-Aug-2020)

174.8m

Closing stock price (6-Aug-2020)

18.5

Cash (28-Mar-2020)

12.6m

EV

807.4m
BlueLinx's current market capitalization is $174.8 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.8b1.9b2.2b2.0b1.9b1.9b1.8b2.9b2.6b

Revenue growth, %

(8%)(3%)(2%)

Cost of goods sold

1.5b1.7b1.9b1.8b1.7b1.7b1.6b2.5b2.3b

Gross profit

210.1m230.1m228.5m229.1m222.5m227.4m231.0m331.9m356.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

453.7m517.0m496.8m503.2m558.0m549.8m443.9m531.5m517.8m454.9m515.7m476.0m474.3m509.0m428.6m474.0m479.3m437.5m893.0m859.8m638.7m706.4m678.7m662.1m

Cost of goods sold

399.5m453.8m436.3m446.7m495.5m485.3m391.3m469.5m457.0m404.8m455.7m416.0m416.7m451.6m374.2m413.5m418.8m382.2m789.3m768.0m552.7m612.3m585.0m568.9m

Gross profit

54.2m63.2m60.5m56.5m62.5m64.6m52.7m62.0m60.8m50.2m60.0m60.1m57.6m57.4m54.4m60.5m60.5m55.3m103.7m91.8m86.0m94.2m93.7m93.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

12%12%12%11%11%12%12%12%12%11%12%13%12%11%13%13%13%13%12%11%13%13%14%14%
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

4.9m5.2m5.0m4.5m4.8m5.5m4.7m8.9m11.6m

Accounts Receivable

138.9m157.5m134.1m208.4m192.9m

Prepaid Expenses

27.1m19.4m17.1m40.6m

Inventories

185.6m230.1m191.3m187.5m341.9m345.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

5.9m5.2m7.9m5.3m6.9m7.8m7.6m7.7m6.9m6.0m2.8m4.7m7.1m5.2m5.2m4.8m5.6m7.1m5.2m7.6m12.7m12.7m12.8m12.6m

Accounts Receivable

198.0m202.1m191.7m218.9m167.6m173.7m162.9m330.0m285.5m246.3m262.0m243.9m247.9m

Prepaid Expenses

21.4m27.4m45.1m23.3m20.2m21.1m18.9m43.7m44.9m33.4m44.1m42.4m

Inventories

250.6m235.6m220.3m319.7m259.7m264.9m261.0m267.6m255.0m275.1m276.4m207.9m246.5m214.8m214.7m220.7m206.8m228.8m409.7m401.2m387.3m358.7m362.4m378.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(38.6m)(23.0m)(40.6m)(13.9m)(11.6m)16.1m63.0m(48.1m)(17.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

10.6m8.6m9.1m9.5m9.7m9.3m9.0m25.8m30.2m

Inventories

2.7m(44.5m)6.5m(19.0m)15.9m35.4m3.8m4.9m(4.0m)

Accounts Payable

6.0m9.1m(17.6m)7.0m20.8m(5.4m)(12.1m)25.0m(15.5m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

(11.0m)(14.7m)(11.7m)(12.6m)(38.2m)(6.2m)(8.6m)(5.4m)561.0k(8.9m)(6.1m)15.0m(6.1m)(3.1m)584.0k(787.0k)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3m4.4m6.6m2.2m6.5m7.2m2.4m4.8m2.4m2.3m4.7m2.2m2.5m2.4m2.4m7.6m

Inventories

(65.0m)(50.1m)(34.7m)(89.6m)(29.7m)(41.3m)(37.4m)(44.1m)(32.8m)

Accounts Payable

46.7m10.1m12.8m64.1m31.6m45.0m37.7m39.6m101.5m33.7m47.8m93.8m104.7m96.8m100.2m30.1m
USDFY, 2011

Financial Leverage

60.2 x
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BlueLinx Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Cedar CreekMarch 12, 2018$413 m

BlueLinx Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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BlueLinx Online and Social Media Presence

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BlueLinx News and Updates

BlueLinx Announces 2019 Fourth Quarter Financial Results

MARIETTA, Ga., March 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States, today reported financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended December 28, 2019.

BlueLinx Responds to Misleading Public Statements by Bluefin Acquisitions

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States (the “Company”), today responded further to the recent misleading public statements by an investment firm that goes by the name of Blu…

BlueLinx Responds to Press Release from Third Party

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States (the “Company”), responded today to a press release issued by an investment firm that goes by the name of Bluefin Acquisitions, LLC.

BlueLinx Announces Completion of Nine-Property Sale-Leaseback Transaction; $34 Million in Net Proceeds Results in Significant Debt Repayment

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States, today announced that it has completed sale-leaseback transactions covering nine properties for aggregate net cash proceeds of $34 mil…

BlueLinx Announces Closing of Sale-Leaseback Transactions for $27.2 Million Net Proceeds; Transactions Result in Significant Progress in Ongoing Real Estate Monetization and Deleveraging Initiatives

MARIETTA, Ga., Jan. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States, today announced that it has completed sale-leaseback transactions for aggregate net cash proceeds of $27.2 million, which were used t…

BlueLinx Holdings Announces Update on Deleveraging Initiatives and Operations; Highlighted by Volume Gains and Active Discussions on Real Estate Opportunities

MARIETTA, Ga., Nov. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a leading distributor of building and industrial products in the United States, today announced an update on its deleveraging initiatives and operations. The Company continues to actively explore sale leaseback an…
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BlueLinx Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BlueLinx founded?

    BlueLinx was founded in 2004.

  • Who are BlueLinx key executives?

    BlueLinx's key executives are Alex Averitt and Paul Wetmore.

  • How many employees does BlueLinx have?

    BlueLinx has 2,400 employees.

  • What is BlueLinx revenue?

    Latest BlueLinx annual revenue is $2.6 b.

  • What is BlueLinx revenue per employee?

    Latest BlueLinx revenue per employee is $1.1 m.

  • Who are BlueLinx competitors?

    Competitors of BlueLinx include ABC Supply, NSG Group and Janus International Group.

  • Where is BlueLinx headquarters?

    BlueLinx headquarters is located at 1950 Spectrum Cir, Marietta.

  • Where are BlueLinx offices?

    BlueLinx has an office in Marietta.

  • How many offices does BlueLinx have?

    BlueLinx has 1 office.