NYSE:EXP - Eagle Materials Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$95.13 +0.02 (+0.02 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 02:19 PM ET)
Previous Close$95.06
Today's Range$95.06 - $96.05
52-Week Range$86.51 - $122.49
Volume7,126 shs
Average Volume502,767 shs
Market Capitalization$4.65 billion
P/E Ratio22.66
Dividend Yield0.42%
Eagle Materials logoEagle 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45
Current Ratio2.61
Quick Ratio1.34


Trailing P/E Ratio22.66
Forward P/E Ratio15.47
P/E Growth1.04

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.39 billion
Price / Sales3.28
Cash Flow$6.4104 per share
Price / Cash14.84
Book Value$29.13 per share
Price / Book3.27


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.22
Net Income$256.63 million
Net Margins18.96%
Return on Equity18.77%
Return on Assets11.11%


Outstanding Shares47,790,000
Market Cap$4.65 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 Monday, August 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, November 9th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th. View Eagle Materials' Dividend History.

How were Eagle Materials' earnings last quarter?

Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) released its earnings results on Monday, July, 30th. The construction company reported $1.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.56 by $0.02. The construction company earned $393.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $402.34 million. Eagle Materials had a net margin of 18.96% and a return on equity of 18.77%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.17 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, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Eagle Materials.

What price target have analysts set for EXP?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Eagle Materials' stock. Their forecasts range from $124.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Eagle Materials' share price to reach $126.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Eagle Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Eagle Materials?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eagle Materials in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Eagle Materials.

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

Has Eagle Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about EXP stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eagle Materials earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the construction company an impact score of 47.13 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Eagle Materials.

Who are Eagle Materials' major shareholders?

Eagle Materials' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.98%), FMR LLC (7.76%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.30%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.06%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.50%) and Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (1.44%). Company insiders that own Eagle Materials stock include Dale Craig Kesler, David B Powers, F William Barnett, Gerald J Essl, James H Graass, Keith W Metcalf, Michael Haack, Michael R Nicolais, 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 FMR LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Barings LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Quantum Capital Management, Employees Retirement System of Texas and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Eagle Materials company stock in the last year include Dale Craig Kesler, Gerald J Essl, James H Graass, Michael Haack, Robert S Stewart and William R Devlin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eagle Materials.

Which major investors are buying Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maplelane Capital LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Wafra Inc., Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Millennium Management LLC and Hermes Investment 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 $95.36.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $4.65 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.

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:  241 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  221 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  462
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 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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