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NYSE:EXPEagle Materials Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.04 (-1.51 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $67.98
50-Day Range
MA: $59.19
52-Week Range
Now: $67.98
Volume384,700 shs
Average Volume422,131 shs
Market Capitalization$2.83 billion
P/E Ratio41.71
Dividend Yield0.59%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.49 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cement, hydraulic
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.45 billion
Cash Flow$7.72 per share
Book Value$23.24 per share


Net Income$70.89 million


Market Cap$2.83 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)

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Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Eagle Materials' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Eagle Materials' stock was trading at $63.62 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EXP shares have increased by 6.9% and is now trading at $67.98. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Eagle Materials?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eagle Materials in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Eagle Materials.

When is Eagle Materials' next earnings date?

Eagle Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Eagle Materials.

How were Eagle Materials' earnings last quarter?

Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 19th. The construction company reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.87 by $0.41. The construction company had revenue of $315.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $283 million. Eagle Materials had a net margin of 4.89% and a return on equity of 24.46%. Eagle Materials's revenue was up 10.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.87 earnings per share. View Eagle Materials' earnings history.

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

Eagle Materials announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 10th. Investors of record on Monday, April 13th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, May 8th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 9th. View Eagle Materials' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for EXP?

14 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Eagle Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect Eagle Materials' share price to reach $85.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Eagle Materials.

Has Eagle Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about EXP stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutEagle Materials.

Are investors shorting Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,330,000 shares, an increase of 6.4% from the April 30th total of 2,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 451,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.2 days. Approximately 5.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Eagle Materials' Current Options Chain.

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), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Lam Research (LRCX), Nike (NKE), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV), Applied Materials (AMAT), Biogen (BIIB) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Eagle Materials' key executives?

Eagle Materials' management team includes the following 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)

What is Eagle Materials' stock symbol?

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

Who are Eagle Materials' major shareholders?

Eagle Materials' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.09%), Sachem Head Capital Management LP (7.55%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.02%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.71%), Federated Hermes Inc. (2.54%) and State Street Corp (2.46%). Company insiders that own Eagle Materials stock include Dale Craig Kesler, David B Powers, Ed H Bowman Jr, James H Graass and Keith W Metcalf. 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 Franklin Resources Inc., FinTrust Capital Advisors LLC, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., UBS Group AG, BlackRock Inc., Hodges Capital Management Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, and Principal Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Eagle Materials company stock in the last year include David B Powers, Ed H Bowman Jr, and Keith W Metcalf. View insider buying and selling activity for Eagle Materials.

Which institutional investors are buying Eagle Materials stock?

EXP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sunriver Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Federated Hermes Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Eagle Materials' stock price today?

One share of EXP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.98.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $2.83 billion and generates $1.45 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $70.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.57 on an earnings per share basis. Eagle Materials employs 2,300 workers across the globe.

What is Eagle Materials' official website?

The official website for Eagle Materials is 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.

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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