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Relatively Low Debt-to-Capital Ratio Detected in Shares of Eagle Materials in the Construction Materials Industry (EXP, VMC, MLM, SUM, USCR)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the lowest Debt-to-Capital ratios. The debt-to-capital ratio is an important measure of how a company is financing its operations along with some insight into its financial strength, relative to other companies in its industry.

Eagle Materials ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,045.8%. Following is Vulcan Materials with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,649.0%. Martin Mar Mtls ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,936.9%.

Summit Materia-A follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,880.8%, and Us Concrete Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,964.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Us Concrete Inc on November 11th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $44.69. Since that call, shares of Us Concrete Inc have fallen 11.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio eagle materials Vulcan Materials martin mar mtls summit materia-a us concrete inc

Ticker(s): EXP VMC MLM SUM USCR