Trade-Ideas: Eagle Materials (EXP) Is Today's Post-Market Laggard Stock

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified Eagle Materials ( EXP) as a post-market laggard candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified Eagle Materials as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • EXP has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $55.7 million.
  • EXP is down 3.6% today from today's close.

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More details on EXP:

Eagle Materials Inc. manufactures and distributes building products used in residential, industrial, commercial, and infrastructure construction in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Cement, Gypsum Wallboard, Recycled Paperboard, and Concrete and Aggregates. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.5%. EXP has a PE ratio of 26. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Eagle Materials a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

The average volume for Eagle Materials has been 693,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Eagle has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. The stock has a beta of 1.42 and a short float of 3.3% with 2.06 days to cover. Shares are up 11.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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