Vulcan Materials has the Highest Price to Forward Sales in the Construction Materials Industry (VMC, JHX, MLM, EXP, HW)
Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest 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.
Vulcan Materials ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.96. Following is James Hardie Industries with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.71. Martin Marietta Materials ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.60.
Eagle Materials follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.23, and Headwaters rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.40.
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