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

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$73.48 +0.69 (+0.95 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.79
Today's Range$73.03 - $74.19
52-Week Range$57.00 - $115.75
Volume785,398 shs
Average Volume776,941 shs
Market Capitalization$3.37 billion
P/E Ratio17.41
Dividend Yield0.55%
Beta1.33
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$6.6618 per share
Book Value$29.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$256.63 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,200
Market Cap$3.37 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. 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.54%. 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The construction company reported $1.24 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.30 by $0.06. The construction company had revenue of $333.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $357.08 million. Eagle Materials had a return on equity of 17.49% and a net margin of 16.77%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company 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?

9 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Eagle Materials' stock. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect Eagle Materials' stock price to reach $104.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.7% 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 3 hold ratings and 6 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 stories about EXP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Eagle Materials earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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), Raytheon (RTN), Nucor (NUE), Schlumberger (SLB), QUALCOMM (QCOM), FedEx (FDX), Biogen (BIIB) and Micron Technology (MU).

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.43%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.01%), FMR LLC (4.42%), Gates Capital Management Inc. (1.91%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (1.22%) and Two Sigma Advisers LP (1.10%). 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 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, FMR LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and Bank of America Corp DE. 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., Norges Bank, Broad Bay Capital Management LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 $73.48.

How big of a company is Eagle Materials?

Eagle Materials has a market capitalization of $3.37 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:  273 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  531
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 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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