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Shares of United States Lime & Minerals Rank the Lowest in Terms of Price to Book Ratio in the Construction Materials Industry (USLM, MLM, VMC, EXP, HW)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

United States Lime & Minerals ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 2.44. Following is Martin Marietta Materials with a a price to book ratio of 3.50. Vulcan Materials ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 3.64.

Eagle Materials follows with a a price to book ratio of 4.02, and Headwaters rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 5.94.

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Ticker(s): USLM MLM VMC EXP HW