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Alamo Group has the Lowest EPS Growth in the Construction Machinery & Heavy Trucks Industry (ALG, WBC, WAB, ASTE, PCAR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Construction Machinery & Heavy Trucks industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Alamo Group ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 68.3%. Wabco Holdings is next with a EPS growth of 424.9%. Wabtec Corp ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 458.7%.

Astec Industries follows with a EPS growth of 742.5%, and Paccar Inc rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 941.0%.

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Ticker(s): ALG WBC WAB ASTE PCAR