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Relatively Low EPS Growth Detected in Shares of Chicago Bridge & Iron in the Construction & Engineering Industry (CBI, FRM, EME, FIX, TPC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering 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.

Chicago Bridge & Iron ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 0.1%. Furmanite is next with a EPS growth of 7.7%. EMCOR Group ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 12.6%.

Comfort Systems follows with a EPS growth of 16.7%, and Tutor Perini rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 23.6%.

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