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Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Construction Materials Industry Detected in Shares of Vulcan Materials (VMC, MLM, EXP, USCR, USLM)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest enterprise value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA) ratios. EV/EBITDA is an important metric used in valuing comparable companies. It is capital structure neutral and generally the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

Vulcan Materials ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 21.51. Following is Martin Mar Mtls with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.54. Eagle Materials ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.90.

Us Concrete Inc follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11.08, and Us Lime & Minera rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.58.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Vulcan Materials on January 7th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $102.77. Since that recommendation, shares of Vulcan Materials have risen 33.9%. We continue to monitor Vulcan Materials for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio Vulcan Materials martin mar mtls eagle materials us concrete inc us lime & minera

Ticker(s): VMC MLM EXP USCR USLM