Houston Wire & Cable distributes specialty wire and cable products including continuous and interlocked armor cables, control and power cables, electronic wire and cables, flexible and portable cords, instrumentation and thermocouple cables, lead and high-temperature cables, medium-voltage cables, and premise and category wire and cables. The Company also offers private-brand products including LifeGuard low-smoke and zero-halogen cable, DataGuard engineered cables, and Houwire low-voltage cables. Houston Wire & Cable serves industries including communications, energy, engineering and construction, general manufacturing, infrastructure, petrochemical, transportation, utility, and wastewater treatment.

Employee Rating

2.4More
TypePublic
HQHouston, US
Founded1975
Size (employees)422 (est)+5%
Websitehouwire.com
Houston Wire & Cable was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Houston, US
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Key People/Management at Houston Wire & Cable

James L. Pokluda

James L. Pokluda

President, CEO and Director
Christopher M. Micklas

Christopher M. Micklas

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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Houston Wire & Cable Office Locations

Houston Wire & Cable has offices in Charlotte, Suwanee, Tampa, Baton Rouge and in 7 other locations
Houston, US (HQ)
10201 N Loop E
Aurora, US
14501 E 35th Pl
Baton Rouge, US
130 6735 Exchequer Dr
Bloomingdale, US
100 290 Madsen Dr
Charlotte, US
100 4925 Sirona Dr
Hayward, US
2376 Davis Ave
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Houston Wire & Cable Financials and Metrics

Houston Wire & Cable Revenue

Houston Wire & Cable's revenue was reported to be $317.70 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

90.1m

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

21.4m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

23.8%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

2.5m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

3.0m

Market capitalization (14-Nov-2018)

98.5m

Closing stock price (14-Nov-2018)

6.0
Houston Wire & Cable's current market capitalization is $98.5 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

383.3m390.0m308.1m261.6m317.7m

Revenue growth, %

2%(21%)(15%)

Cost of goods sold

298.6m242.2m208.7m245.0m

Gross profit

84.7m65.9m53.0m72.7m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

95.2m100.3m103.5m96.7m78.0m78.3m64.7m62.5m65.2m78.7m75.6m81.2m85.0m93.9m90.1m

Cost of goods sold

74.3m78.6m81.0m75.6m61.0m62.1m51.3m50.0m53.2m61.8m59.3m62.6m64.5m71.5m68.7m

Gross profit

20.9m21.7m22.4m21.1m16.9m16.1m13.4m12.4m12.0m16.9m16.3m18.6m20.5m22.3m21.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

22%22%22%22%22%21%21%20%18%22%22%23%24%24%24%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

Accounts Receivable

60.4m61.6m46.3m44.7m57.4m

Inventories

96.1m75.8m79.8m88.1m

Current Assets

160.3m154.5m126.7m127.0m147.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Accounts Receivable

67.0m67.0m64.0m65.5m55.2m53.0m51.2m43.1m41.5m42.9m51.5m48.2m57.4m

Inventories

80.2m91.9m87.4m86.1m81.6m76.3m76.9m70.4m64.6m63.6m80.3m78.5m82.2m93.4m87.8m86.5m

Current Assets

151.4m163.0m156.2m156.2m141.2m134.9m133.4m119.0m112.2m109.2m135.0m131.8m143.5m151.4m153.1m153.6m

PP&E

5.7m8.3m8.3m8.8m9.1m9.9m11.0m10.9m10.8m10.9m11.6m11.5m11.2m11.5m11.4m11.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

7.9m15.0m2.0m(6.0m)(222.0k)

Depreciation and Amortization

3.0m2.9m2.9m3.0m2.8m

Inventories

(12.0m)6.1m12.8m10.5m(7.9m)

Accounts Payable

1.3m(5.6m)(1.6m)896.0k38.0k
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

4.8m3.7m7.8m11.3m2.2m1.6m2.2m(184.0k)(2.7m)(4.2m)(453.0k)(507.0k)1.9m4.6m7.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2m741.0k1.5m2.2m712.0k1.4m2.2m692.0k1.5m2.2m860.0k1.7m2.2m545.0k1.1m1.6m

Inventories

4.0m3.8m8.0m9.1m7.0m12.4m11.7m5.2m10.8m11.9m(552.0k)1.2m(2.1m)(5.5m)105.0k833.0k

Accounts Payable

1.7m(111.0k)(2.0m)(175.0k)(473.0k)2.8m1.3m1.5m2.0m2.1m224.0k(2.1m)(1.8m)297.0k(439.0k)901.0k
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Houston Wire & Cable News and Updates

Houston Wire & Cable Company Reports Results for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2018

HOUSTON, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ: HWCC) (the “Company”) announced operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018.

Houston Wire & Cable Company to Present at the Sidoti & Co. Fall 2018 Convention on September 27th at the Grand Hyatt in New York City, New York

HOUSTON, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Houston Wire & Cable Company (Nasdaq: HWCC) today announced that James L. Pokluda, President & CEO, is presenting at the Sidoti & Co. Fall 2018 Convention on Thursday, September 27th at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time at the Grand Hyatt New York in Ne…
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Houston Wire & Cable Company Life and Culture

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Houston Wire & Cable Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Houston Wire & Cable founded?

    Houston Wire & Cable was founded in 1975.

  • Who are Houston Wire & Cable key executives?

    Houston Wire & Cable's key executives are James L. Pokluda and Christopher M. Micklas.

  • How many employees does Houston Wire & Cable have?

    Houston Wire & Cable has 422 employees.

  • What is Houston Wire & Cable revenue?

    Latest Houston Wire & Cable annual revenue is $317.7 m.

  • What is Houston Wire & Cable revenue per employee?

    Latest Houston Wire & Cable revenue per employee is $752.8 k.

  • Who are Houston Wire & Cable competitors?

    Competitors of Houston Wire & Cable include Lynn Products, Interstate Wire and EZ Form Cable.

  • Where is Houston Wire & Cable headquarters?

    Houston Wire & Cable headquarters is located at 10201 N Loop E, Houston.

  • Where are Houston Wire & Cable offices?

    Houston Wire & Cable has offices in Charlotte, Suwanee, Tampa, Baton Rouge and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Houston Wire & Cable have?

    Houston Wire & Cable has 11 offices.