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

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$90.08 +5.75 (+6.82 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$84.33
Today's Range$89.71 - $92.00
52-Week Range$57.00 - $115.75
Volume1.44 million shs
Average Volume784,264 shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio21.35
Dividend Yield0.47%
Beta1.34
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$6.8450 per share
Book Value$29.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$256.63 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,200
Market Cap$4.13 billion
Next Earnings Date5/21/2019 (Estimated)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, May 10th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 11th. View Eagle Materials' Dividend History.

How were Eagle Materials' earnings last quarter?

Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 29th. The construction company reported $1.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.30 by $0.06. The construction company earned $333.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $357.08 million. Eagle Materials had a net margin of 16.77% and a return on equity of 17.49%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $2.08 EPS. 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 guidance has Eagle Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Eagle Materials issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.85-0.89 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.77. The company issued revenue guidance of $283-285 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $274.13 million.

What price target have analysts set for EXP?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Eagle Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $83.50 to $128.00. On average, they expect Eagle Materials' stock price to reach $101.35 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Eagle Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Eagle Materials?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eagle Materials in the last year. There are currently 5 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 positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Eagle Materials earned a coverage optimism score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Eagle Materials' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Eagle Materials own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Eagle Materials investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Lam Research (LRCX), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Raytheon (RTN), Biogen (BIIB), Netflix (NFLX), FedEx (FDX) and Home Depot (HD).

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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.82%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.30%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.27%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.22%), RPG Investment Advisory LLC (0.14%) and Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.10%). 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 institutional investors are selling Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hodges Capital Management Inc., Meeder Asset Management Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Aurora Investment Counsel, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Moody National Bank Trust Division. 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 institutional investors are buying Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., RPG Investment Advisory LLC, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Huntington National Bank and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. 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 $90.08.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $4.13 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 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:  284 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  271 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  555
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 4/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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