DALLAS, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Builders FirstSource, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLDR), a leading supplier and manufacturer of structural and related building products for residential new construction in the United States, today reported its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First quarter highlights include the following (see financial schedules for more information, including non-GAAP reconciliations):
- First quarter 2014 sales increased 8.2 percent to $345.9 million, when compared to the first quarter of 2013.
- Gross margin percentage improved to 21.7 percent, up from 19.5 percent in the first quarter of 2013.
- Adjusted EBITDA was $8.6 million, up from $5.4 million for the first quarter of 2013.