Eagle Materials Inc. (EXP) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.10
Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 6th, Analyst RN reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 9th will be paid a dividend of 0.10 per share on Wednesday, May 7th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.51%.
Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP) traded up 6.00% on Thursday, hitting $78.76. The stock had a trading volume of 1,895,468 shares. Eagle Materials has a 52-week low of $59.08 and a 52-week high of $81.95. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $76.72 and a 200-day moving average of $72.94. The company has a market cap of $3.932 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.66.
Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 4th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $228.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $236.51 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. Eagle Materials’s revenue was up 38.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Eagle Materials will post $2.68 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Eagle Materials Inc (NYSE:EXP) is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of gypsum wallboard and the manufacture and sale of cement.
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