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U.S. Construction Materials Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D6.7%
  • 3M-8.0%
  • 1Y-7.2%
  • YTD-19.9%

Over the last 7 days, the Construction Materials industry has risen 6.7%, driven by gains in Martin Marietta Materials and Vulcan Materials of 6.6% and 6.0%, respectively. In contrast, the industry has lost 7.2% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 19% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Construction Materials Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$54.7bUS$16.7bUS$1.9b16.7x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$55.7bUS$15.9bUS$2.0b15.4x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$59.3bUS$17.8bUS$2.2b13.9x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$61.9bUS$17.4bUS$2.1b15.7x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$65.3bUS$16.8bUS$2.1b18.7x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$69.0bUS$16.8bUS$2.1b19x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$68.6bUS$18.1bUS$2.1b18.8x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$60.1bUS$17.5bUS$2.2b17.3x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$60.6bUS$16.3bUS$2.2b15x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$60.0bUS$16.3bUS$2.2b16.5x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$58.4bUS$16.0bUS$2.2b16.7x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$47.6bUS$15.8bUS$1.8b20x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$43.6bUS$15.7bUS$1.7b17.3x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$35.8bUS$15.9bUS$1.7b18x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$32.2bUS$14.3bUS$1.6b16.4x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$43.2bUS$14.2bUS$1.5b19.3x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$43.2bUS$14.0bUS$1.4b19.6x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$41.6bUS$13.8bUS$1.3b22.7x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$37.0bTotal Earnings: US$1.4bTotal Revenue: US$13.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Construction Materials Industry Median PE3Y Average 18.3x202020212022
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 18.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Construction Materials industry have grown 11% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 7.1% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Construction Materials compare with similar industries?

US Market5.92%
Basic Materials6.69%
Construction Materials6.69%
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
MLM Martin Marietta MaterialsUS$349.456.6%
VMC Vulcan MaterialsUS$169.716.0%
EXP Eagle MaterialsUS$134.4810.4%
SUM Summit MaterialsUS$27.827.8%
USLM United States Lime & MineralsUS$117.785.1%
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