Window, door and siding maker Ply Gem Holdings (PGEM) is set to price its 15.8M share IPO today...

|About: Ply Gem Holdings (PGEM)|By:, SA News Editor

Window, door and siding maker Ply Gem Holdings (PGEM) is set to price its 15.8M share IPO today for between $18 to $20 each, valuing the deal at around $300M. If history is any guide, the stock could be poised to have a strong debut. Already this year, three homebuilders have floated initial shares, the first in the industry since 2004. The stocks have all traded higher since, with seasoned homebuilder stocks also posting big gains this year as well.