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Top 5 Companies in the Construction Machinery & Heavy Trucks Industry With the Lowest Price to Book Ratio (RAIL, TRN, GBX, MTW, ASTE)

By Shiri Gupta

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

Freightcar Ameri ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.10. Following is Trinity Industri with a a price to book ratio of 0.71. Greenbrier Cos ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.71.

Manitowoc Co follows with a a price to book ratio of 0.85, and Astec Industries rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 1.38.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Freightcar Ameri on September 26th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $4.69. Since that call, shares of Freightcar Ameri have fallen 62.0%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest price to book ratio freightcar ameri trinity industri greenbrier cos manitowoc co astec industries

Ticker(s): RAIL TRN GBX MTW ASTE