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Relatively High Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio Detected in Shares of Vulcan Materials in the Construction Materials Industry (VMC, MLM, EXP, HW, USLM)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest Enterprise Value (EV) to Sales ratios. EV/Sales gives investors an idea of how much it costs to buy the company's sales and the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

Vulcan Materials ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 4.29. Martin Mar Mtls is next with a EV/Sales of 3.43. Eagle Materials ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 3.12.

Headwaters Inc follows with a EV/Sales of 2.35, and Us Lime & Minera rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 2.30.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Headwaters Inc on November 9th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $18.88. Since that recommendation, shares of Headwaters Inc have risen 28.4%. We continue to monitor Headwaters Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest enterprise value to sales ratio Vulcan Materials martin mar mtls eagle materials :hw headwaters inc us lime & minera

Ticker(s): VMC MLM EXP USLM