Headwaters is Among the Companies in the Construction Materials Industry With the Lowest Price to Forward Sales (HW, EXP, JHX, MLM, VMC)
Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the lowest price to forward sales ratios. The ratio shows how much Wall Street values every dollar of the company's future sales and is useful in comparing comparable companies. Generally the lower the ratio, the more attractive the investment.
Headwaters ranks lowest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.38. Eagle Materials is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.09. James Hardie Industries ranks third lowest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.35.
Martin Marietta Materials follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.54, and Vulcan Materials rounds out the bottom five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.09.
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