) pushed the Materials & Construction industry higher today making it today's featured materials & construction winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.9%. By the end of trading, Cemex S.A.B. de C.V rose 16 cents (2.9%) to $5.71 on light volume. Throughout the day, 5.6 million shares of Cemex S.A.B. de C.V exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 11.6 million shares. The stock ranged in a price between $5.56-$5.76 after having opened the day at $5.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $5.55. Other companies within the Materials & Construction industry that increased today were:
), up 9.6%,
), up 7.6%,
), up 6.1%, and
), up 5.4%.
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CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production, marketing, distribution, and sale of cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, and other construction materials worldwide. Cemex S.A.B. de C.V has a market cap of $6.34 billion and is part of the
sector. Shares are up 8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are four analysts that rate Cemex S.A.B. de C.V a buy, two analysts rate it a sell, and eight rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Cemex S.A.B. de C.V as a
. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself.
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On the negative front,
), down 5.9%,
), down 5.7%,
), down 5.7%, and
), down 4.2%, were all losers within the materials & construction industry with
) being today's materials & construction industry loser.
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