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Lowest Earnings Yield in the Construction Materials Industry Detected in Shares of Vulcan Materials (VMC, MLM, USCR, USLM, EXP)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the lowest earnings yields. Earnings yield is useful to compare the relative benefit of owning a stock vs. owning other yield assets such as bonds. If the earnings yield is higher, stocks may be considered undervalued.

Vulcan Materials ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 1.6%. Following is Martin Mar Mtls with a an earnings yield of 2.4%. Us Concrete Inc ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 3.9%.

Us Lime & Minera follows with a an earnings yield of 4.6%, and Eagle Materials rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 5.0%.

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Ticker(s): VMC MLM USCR USLM EXP