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Aecom Technology has the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Construction & Engineering Industry (ACM, EME, CBI, DY, FIX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Aecom Technology ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 4.8%. EMCOR Group is next with a projected earnings growth of 8.0%. Chicago Bridge & Iron ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 10.6%.

Dycom Industries follows with a projected earnings growth of 65.2%, and Comfort Systems rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 114.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dycom Industries on February 17th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $54.28. Since that recommendation, shares of Dycom Industries have risen 55.8%. We continue to monitor Dycom Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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