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) pushed the Materials & Construction industry lower today making it today's featured Materials & Construction laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day down 1.5%. By the end of trading, Cemex S.A.B. de C.V fell $0.19 (-1.5%) to $12.77 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 30,024,321 shares of Cemex S.A.B. de C.V exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 14,770,800 shares. The stock ranged in price between $12.77-$13.21 after having opened the day at $13.08 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.96. Other companies within the Materials & Construction industry that declined today were:
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CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production and sale of cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, and other construction materials in Mexico, the United States, Northern Europe, the Mediterranean, South America, the Caribbean, and Asia. Cemex S.A.B. de C.V has a market cap of $14.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are up 9.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Cemex S.A.B. de C.V a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates
Cemex S.A.B. de C.V
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall.
- You can view the full Cemex S.A.B. de C.V Ratings Report.
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