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U.S. Construction Machinery and Vehicles Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.8%
  • 3M1.2%
  • 1Y-16.8%
  • YTD-6.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Construction Machinery and Vehicles industry has remained flat, although notably Caterpillar gained 3.0%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 17% over the past 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 11% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Construction Machinery and Vehicles Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Fri, 27 May 2022US$220.6bUS$148.9bUS$10.8b17.2x
Sun, 24 Apr 2022US$228.8bUS$146.0bUS$11.4b18.4x
Tue, 22 Mar 2022US$241.2bUS$145.6bUS$11.5b20.7x
Thu, 17 Feb 2022US$236.9bUS$145.7bUS$11.7b21x
Sat, 15 Jan 2022US$255.5bUS$140.7bUS$10.4b23x
Mon, 13 Dec 2021US$234.5bUS$140.5bUS$10.3b24.3x
Wed, 10 Nov 2021US$246.6bUS$140.0bUS$10.3b24x
Fri, 08 Oct 2021US$228.8bUS$135.6bUS$9.6b24x
Sun, 05 Sep 2021US$240.9bUS$135.9bUS$9.2b24.4x
Tue, 03 Aug 2021US$235.6bUS$135.9bUS$9.3b23.4x
Fri, 07 May 2021US$252.2bUS$125.4bUS$7.3b32.3x
Mon, 08 Feb 2021US$223.2bUS$122.2bUS$6.7b22.5x
Sun, 01 Nov 2020US$189.5bUS$126.1bUS$7.2b18.1x
Wed, 05 Aug 2020US$176.6bUS$133.0bUS$8.8b17.5x
Sat, 09 May 2020US$143.4bUS$147.4bUS$12.1b9.7x
Fri, 31 Jan 2020US$163.9bUS$153.7bUS$13.2b10.9x
Mon, 04 Nov 2019US$169.2bUS$154.2bUS$13.5b11.7x
Thu, 08 Aug 2019US$168.2bUS$153.3bUS$13.8b11.2x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$151.5bTotal Earnings: US$13.5bTotal Revenue: US$150.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Construction Machinery and Vehicles Industry Median PE3Y Average 18.2x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 18.2x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks industry have declined 7.1% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Construction Machinery and Vehicles compare with similar industries?

US Market1.04%
Construction Machinery and Vehicles0.77%
Industrial Machinery0.59%
Agricultural Machinery-5.22%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
CAT CaterpillarUS$217.149.8%
CMI CumminsUS$207.975.4%
WAB Westinghouse Air Brake TechnologiesUS$94.939.2%
NKLA NikolaUS$7.1921.5%
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