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Highest Forward Earnings Yield in the Construction Materials Industry Detected in Shares of Us Concrete Inc (USCR, EXP, SUM, MLM, VMC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the highest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.

Us Concrete Inc ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 25.1%. Following is Eagle Materials with a forward earnings yield of 10.8%. Summit Materia-A ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 9.6%.

Martin Mar Mtls follows with a forward earnings yield of 4.8%, and Vulcan Materials rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 4.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Us Concrete Inc on March 20th, 2020 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $13.12. Since that recommendation, shares of Us Concrete Inc have risen 25.9%. We continue to monitor Us Concrete Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest forward earnings yield us concrete inc eagle materials summit materia-a martin mar mtls Vulcan Materials

Ticker(s): USCR EXP SUM MLM VMC