FAQs

What does Foundation Building Materials, FBM, do?

We are the second largest specialty distributor of wallboard and suspended ceiling systems in the United States and Canada, and the fastest growing by revenue and branch count since our founding in 2011. We are also the second largest specialty distributor and one of the largest fabricators of commercial and industrial mechanical insulation in the United States. We have expanded from a single branch in Southern California to 219 branches across the United States and Canada, carrying a broad array of more than 35,000 SKUs. We serve as a critical link between our supplier base and a diverse and highly fragmented base of over 30,000 customers. Our goal is to be the leading company within specialty building products distribution and to continue expanding into complementary markets.

What is the history of FBM?

A look at FBM’s corporate history can be found at http://www.fbmsales.com/about-us/.

Where is FBM located?

Headquarters
2741 Walnut Avenue
Suite 200
Tustin, CA 92780

Who are the board members and executives of FBM?

Biographies of our board and management team can be found by accessing the following link:
Board of Directors
Management

How many employees does FBM have?

FBM has approximately 3,401 employees as of September 30, 2016.

When does FBM’s fiscal year end?

December 31st.

What is the stock symbol for FBM and on what exchange are the shares listed?

FBM’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under ticker “FBM”.

When was FBM’s Initial Public Offering (IPO)?

FBM priced its IPO on February 9, 2017 and began trading on the NYSE on February 10, 2017.

How can we obtain a copy of FBM‘s prospectus?

Electronic copies of the prospectus can be found directly from the SEC at: www.sec.gov.

How can I purchase FBM’s shares?

FBM common stock can be purchased in the open market through any registered broker.

Does FBM pay dividends? If not, does the FBM plan on paying a dividend in the future?

We have no present intention to pay cash dividends on our common stock. Any determination to pay dividends to holders of our common stock will be at the discretion of our board of directors.

Does FBM have a direct stock purchase plan?

We will not have a direct stock purchase plan.

What is FBM’s CUSIP number?

350392 106

Who is the FBM’s transfer agent and what is their contact information?

The transfer agent and registrar for our common shares is Computershare. The transfer agent can be contacted as follows:
250 Royal Street
Canton, MA 02021
1(877) 373-6374

Who are FBM’s independent auditors?

Our independent auditor is Deloitte & Touche LLP.

How do I contact FBM’s Investor Relations department with a question or request?

You can contact FBM Investor Relations via email at investors@fbmsales.com or by calling +1 657-900-3200.

When is FBM’s next earnings release?

Information about our next earnings release can be viewed, when available, by visiting the Upcoming Events section of our Investor Relations website or by clicking here.

Where can I find all of FBM’s SEC filings?

Quarterly and annual reports, as well as other SEC filings, can be accessed on the Investor Relations section of the FBM’s website or by clicking here and can also be accessed directly from the SEC: www.sec.gov.

Where can I request to receive all SEC filings, annual reports, and/or proxy statements electronically?

You can register your email address using the following link to receive news updates and SEC filings alerts: here.

How do I get added to FBM’s email distribution list?

Please go to the email alerts section of our website or click here.

When and where is FBM’s Annual Stockholders’ Meeting?

Information about our Annual Stockholders’ Meeting will be available in a Form Def 14A proxy statement filing with the SEC.

What are the latest headlines for FBM?

  • FBM’s latest corporate-related press releases can be accessed through Announcements in the About FBM section of our website.
  • FBM’s latest investor-related press releases can be accessed from investor relations page or by clicking here.

Who are the Equity Research Analysts that follow FBM?

To Be Announced

Where can I find more information on FBM?

Information regarding FBM may be located on the company’s corporate website at http://www.fbmsales.com.