Houston Wire & Cable

Founded in 1975, Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ: HWCC) is one of the largest providers of electrical and mechanical wire and cable and related services in the U.S. industrial distribution market. With strategically located sales and distribution centers throughout the U.S., our team is focused on providing a single-source solution. We are committed to providing our customers value by offering high levels of industry experience, superior customer service, and a large selection of quality in-stock items. HWC has $100 million of available inventory encompassing approximately 30,000 products from the industry leading manufacturers of electrical and mechanical wire and cable. Our goal is to provide our customers with the right product, at the right price, at the right time.
Company Growth (employees)
Houston, US
Size (employees)
403 (est)+15%
Houston Wire & Cable was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Houston, US

Houston Wire & Cable Office Locations

Houston Wire & Cable has an office in Houston
Houston, US (HQ)
10201 N Loop E

Houston Wire & Cable Financials and Metrics

Houston Wire & Cable Financials

Houston Wire & Cable's revenue was reported to be $261.6 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

75.6 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

16.3 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

(54 k)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(162 k)

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

98.5 m
Houston Wire & Cable's current market capitalization is $98.5 m.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


383.3 m390 m308.1 m261.6 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

242.2 m208.7 m

Gross profit

65.9 m53 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


78 m78.3 m64.7 m62.5 m65.2 m78.7 m75.6 m

Cost of goods sold

61 m62.1 m51.3 m50 m53.2 m61.8 m59.3 m

Gross profit

16.9 m16.1 m13.4 m12.4 m12 m16.9 m16.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Accounts Receivable

60.4 m61.6 m46.3 m44.7 m


79.8 m

Current Assets

160.3 m154.5 m126.7 m127 m


8 m9 m10.9 m11.3 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Accounts Receivable

67 m67 m64 m65.5 m55.2 m53 m51.2 m43.1 m41.5 m42.9 m51.5 m48.2 m


80.2 m91.9 m87.4 m86.1 m81.6 m76.3 m76.9 m70.4 m64.6 m63.6 m80.3 m78.5 m

Current Assets

151.4 m163 m156.2 m156.2 m141.2 m134.9 m133.4 m119 m112.2 m109.2 m135 m131.8 m


5.7 m8.3 m8.3 m8.8 m9.1 m9.9 m11 m10.9 m10.8 m10.9 m11.6 m11.5 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

7.9 m15 m2 m(6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

3 m2.9 m2.9 m3 m

Accounts Receivable

5.5 m(1.1 m)15.4 m4 m


(12 m)6.1 m12.8 m10.5 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

4.8 m3.7 m7.8 m11.3 m2.2 m1.6 m2.2 m(184 k)(2.7 m)(4.2 m)(453 k)(507 k)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2 m741 k1.5 m2.2 m712 k1.4 m2.2 m692 k1.5 m2.2 m860 k1.7 m

Accounts Receivable

(1.1 m)(6.6 m)(3.6 m)(5 m)6.4 m8.6 m10.4 m3.2 m4.7 m3.4 m(6.8 m)(3.6 m)


4 m3.8 m8 m9.1 m7 m12.4 m11.7 m5.2 m10.8 m11.9 m(552 k)1.2 m
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

2 x
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