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

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$66.07 -0.81 (-1.21 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 08:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$66.88
Today's Range$65.67 - $67.3350
52-Week Range$64.95 - $122.49
Volume664,782 shs
Average Volume547,247 shs
Market Capitalization$3.13 billion
P/E Ratio15.66
Dividend Yield0.60%
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Cement, hydraulic
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:EXP
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44
Current Ratio2.83
Quick Ratio1.28


Trailing P/E Ratio15.66
Forward P/E Ratio12.06
P/E Growth1.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.39 billion
Price / Sales2.23
Cash Flow$6.4711 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.21
Book Value$29.13 per share
Price / Book2.27


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.22
Net Income$256.63 million
Net Margins19.54%
Return on Equity19.03%
Return on Assets11.43%


Outstanding Shares46,810,000
Market Cap$3.13 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, January 25th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 20th. View Eagle Materials' Dividend History.

How were Eagle Materials' earnings last quarter?

Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The construction company reported $1.53 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.15. The construction company earned $381.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $401.04 million. Eagle Materials had a net margin of 19.54% and a return on equity of 19.03%. The company's revenue was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.31 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 Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Eagle Materials.

What price target have analysts set for EXP?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Eagle Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $90.00 to $128.00. On average, they anticipate Eagle Materials' stock price to reach $112.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 70.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Eagle Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Eagle Materials?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eagle Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating 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?

Media coverage about EXP stock has trended positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Eagle Materials earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 68)
  • Mr. Michael Haack, Pres & COO (Age 45)
  • Mr. D. Craig Kesler, Exec. VP of Fin. & Admin. and CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. James H. Graass, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Robert S. Stewart, Exec. VP of Strategy, Corp. Devel. & Communications (Age 64)

Who are Eagle Materials' major shareholders?

Eagle Materials' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.13%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.83%), FMR LLC (5.21%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.70%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.96%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.25%). Company insiders that own Eagle Materials stock include Dale Craig Kesler, David B Powers, F William Barnett, Gerald J Essl, James H Graass, Michael Haack, Robert S Stewart and William R Devlin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Eagle Materials.

Which institutional investors are selling Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bamco Inc. NY, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Eagle Materials company stock in the last year include Dale Craig Kesler and James H Graass. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eagle Materials.

Which institutional investors are buying Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Prudential Financial Inc., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 $66.07.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $3.13 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 3811 TURTLE CREEK BLVD SUITE 1100, DALLAS TX, 75219. 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:  263 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  505
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 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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