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James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 21st. Parties that wish to listen to the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Shares of James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX) opened at 61.97 on Tuesday. James Hardie Industries plc has a one year low of $39.97 and a one year high of $72.26. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $64.43 and its 200-day moving average is $59.99. The company has a market cap of $27.486 billion and a P/E ratio of 132.57.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of James Hardie Industries plc from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 15th. On a related note, analysts at Macquarie upgraded shares of James Hardie Industries plc from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, February 28th. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse downgraded shares of James Hardie Industries plc from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, February 28th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $37.06.

James Hardie Industries plc is a manufacturer of fiber cement products and systems for internal and external building construction applications in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines.

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