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Highest Free Cash Flow Per Share in the Construction Materials Industry Detected in Shares of United States Lime & Minerals (USLM, MLM, EXP, HW, VMC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

United States Lime & Minerals ranks highest with a FCF per share of $3.64. Following is Martin Marietta Materials with a FCF per share of $2.63. Eagle Materials ranks third highest with a FCF per share of $2.47.

Headwaters follows with a FCF per share of $0.36, and Vulcan Materials rounds out the top five with a FCF per share of $0.27.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Vulcan Materials on February 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $87.57. Since that recommendation, shares of Vulcan Materials have risen 36.7%. We continue to monitor Vulcan Materials for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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