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Top 5 Companies in the Construction & Engineering Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (TPC, PRIM, EME, DY, NVEE)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Tutor Perini Cor ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 1.8%. Primoris Service is next with a projected earnings growth of 9.2%. Emcor Group Inc ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 9.7%.

Dycom Inds follows with a projected earnings growth of 11.2%, and Nv5 Global Inc rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 14.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Tutor Perini Cor on May 9th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $17.56. Since that call, shares of Tutor Perini Cor have fallen 43.5%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): TPC PRIM EME DY NVEE