NYSE:EXP - Eagle Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$76.15 +2.42 (+3.28 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$73.73
Today's Range$73.71 - $76.78
52-Week Range$57.00 - $115.75
Volume884,190 shs
Average Volume738,581 shs
Market Capitalization$3.50 billion
P/E Ratio18.05
Dividend Yield0.54%
Beta1.35
Eagle Materials Inc., through its subsidiaries, produces and supplies heavy construction materials, light building materials, and materials used for oil and natural gas extraction in the United States. It operates in five segments: Cement, Concrete and Aggregates, Gypsum Wallboard, Recycled Paperboard, and Oil and Gas Proppants. The company engages in mining of limestone for the manufacture, production, distribution, and sale of Portland cement and specialty oil well cement; grinding of slag; and mining of gypsum for the manufacture and sale of gypsum wallboards used to finish the interior walls and ceilings in residential, commercial, and industrial structures. It is also involved in the manufacture and sale of recycled paperboard for the gypsum wallboard industry and other paperboard converters, as well as provision of containerboard grade, lightweight packaging grade, and recycled industrial paperboard grade products. In addition, the company engages in the sale of readymix concrete; mining, extracting, production, and sale of aggregates, including crushed stones, sand, and gravel, as well as lightweight aggregates, such as expanded clays and shales; and mining and sale of sand used in hydraulic fracturing, such as frac sand. Its products are used in commercial and residential construction; public construction projects; projects to build, expand, and repair roads and highways; and oil and natural gas extraction. The company formerly known as Centex Construction Products, Inc. Eagle Materials Inc. was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cement, hydraulic
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials
SectorConstruction
CUSIP26969P10
Phone214-432-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.39 billion
Cash Flow$6.7991 per share
Book Value$30.94 per share

Profitability

Net Income$256.63 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,200
Market Cap$3.50 billion
OptionableOptionable

Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eagle Materials' stock symbol?

Eagle Materials trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EXP."

How often does Eagle Materials pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, May 10th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. View Eagle Materials' Dividend History.

How were Eagle Materials' earnings last quarter?

Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The construction company reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.30 by $0.06. The construction company earned $333.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $357.08 million. Eagle Materials had a return on equity of 17.49% and a net margin of 16.77%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $2.08 earnings per share. View Eagle Materials' Earnings History.

When is Eagle Materials' next earnings date?

Eagle Materials is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Eagle Materials.

What price target have analysts set for EXP?

10 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Eagle Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $128.00. On average, they anticipate Eagle Materials' share price to reach $104.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Eagle Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Eagle Materials?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eagle Materials in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Eagle Materials.

Has Eagle Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about EXP stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Eagle Materials earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Eagle Materials' key competitors?

Who are Eagle Materials' key executives?

Eagle Materials' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David B. Powers, CEO & Director (Age 69)
  • Mr. Michael Haack, Pres & COO (Age 46)
  • Mr. D. Craig Kesler, Exec. VP of Fin. & Admin. and CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. James H. Graass, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Robert S. Stewart, Exec. VP of Strategy, Corp. Devel. & Communications (Age 65)

Who are Eagle Materials' major shareholders?

Eagle Materials' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.43%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.01%), Gates Capital Management Inc. (1.91%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (1.22%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (1.10%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.09%). Company insiders that own Eagle Materials stock include Dale Craig Kesler, David B Powers, Ed H Bowman Jr, Gerald J Essl, James H Graass, Michael Haack, Robert S Stewart and William R Devlin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Eagle Materials.

Which major investors are selling Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gates Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Bank of America Corp DE and Quantum Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold Eagle Materials company stock in the last year include Dale Craig Kesler, Ed H Bowman Jr and James H Graass. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eagle Materials.

Which major investors are buying Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Brown Advisory Inc., Broad Bay Capital Management LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eagle Materials.

How do I buy shares of Eagle Materials?

Shares of EXP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Eagle Materials' stock price today?

One share of EXP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.15.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $3.50 billion and generates $1.39 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $256.63 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.22 on an earnings per share basis. Eagle Materials employs 2,200 workers across the globe.

What is Eagle Materials' official website?

The official website for Eagle Materials is http://www.eaglematerials.com.

How can I contact Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials' mailing address is 5960 BERKSHIRE LANE SUITE 900, DALLAS TX, 75225. The construction company can be reached via phone at 214-432-2000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Eagle Materials (NYSE EXP)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  270 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  250 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  520
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Eagle Materials and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EXP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EXP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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