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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Eagle Materials in the Construction Materials Industry (EXP, HW, MLM, USLM, VMC)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

Eagle Materials ranks highest with a ROE of 1,958.2%. Headwaters Inc is next with a ROE of 1,593.9%. Martin Mar Mtls ranks third highest with a ROE of 1,552.3%.

Us Lime & Minera follows with a ROE of 1,364.0%, and Vulcan Materials rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,291.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Headwaters Inc on November 9th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $18.88. Since that recommendation, shares of Headwaters Inc have risen 28.4%. We continue to monitor Headwaters Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): EXP MLM USLM VMC