Construction Materials Stocks on our Scanner -- Cemex, Vulcan Materials, Eagle Materials, Martin Marietta Materials, and Headwaters

Apr 14, 2015, 08:55 ET from Investor-Edge

LONDON, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: CX), Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC), Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE: EXP), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE: MLM), and Headwaters Inc. (NYSE: HW). Free research report on Cemex can be accessed at http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Cemex&d=14-Apr-2015&s=CX. On Monday, April 13, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,988.25, down 0.15%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.45%, to finish the day at 17,977.04, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,092.43, down 0.46%. The losses were broad based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index ended the day at 310.56, down 0.40%, while the index has advanced 3.65% in the last three months. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

Cemex S.A.B. de C.V.'s stock finished Monday's session 0.92% lower at $9.67. A total of 8.44 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 14.04 million shares. The stock moved between $9.66 and $9.87 during the session. Over the previous three trading sessions and the last one month, Cemex S.A.B. de C.V.'s shares have lost 2.32% and 0.21%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has declined 21.61% in the past one year. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 200-day moving average of $11.48 is greater than its 50-day moving average of $9.70. Cemex S.A.B. de C.V.'s stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.97. Sign up and read the free notes on CX at:

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On Monday, shares in Vulcan Materials Co. fluctuated between $82.11 and $83.57 before ending the session 0.37% lower at $83.03. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.86 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.17 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 177.80. Although, Vulcan Materials Co.'s shares have lost 0.20% in the previous three trading sessions, it has advanced 23.26% in the last three months and 30.30% in the past one year. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $81.48 and $68.13, respectively. Moreover, shares of Vulcan Materials Co. have an RSI of 50.73. The complimentary notes on VMC can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Vulcan%20Materials&d=14-Apr-2015&s=VMC

Eagle Materials Inc.'s stock lost 1.56%, to close the day at $83.85. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.41 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.79 million shares. The stock oscillated between $83.08 and $85.54 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past three months, Eagle Materials Inc.'s shares have gained 2.28% and 17.40%, respectively. However, the stock has lost 0.95% in the previous year. The company is trading above its 50-day moving average of $80.56, while the 50-day moving average is below Eagle Materials Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $86.69. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 59.99. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on EXP at:

http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Eagle%20Materials&d=14-Apr-2015&s=EXP

On Monday, shares in Martin Marietta Materials Inc. recorded a trading volume of 0.45 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 0.80 million shares. The stock ended the day at $138.00, which was 0.39% below its previous day's closing of $138.54, and registered an intraday range of $137.70 and $139.20. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 42.78. Martin Marietta Materials Inc.'s shares have gained 1.33% in the previous three trading sessions, 26.90% in the last three months and 10.92% in the past one year. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $136.76 and $125.69, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Martin Marietta Materials Inc. have an RSI of 50.25. The complete research on MLM is available for free at:

http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Martin%20Marietta%20Materials&d=14-Apr-2015&s=MLM

Headwaters Inc.'s stock edged 0.11% higher, to close Monday's session at $18.70, after oscillating between $18.59 and $18.94. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.39 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.71 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Headwaters Inc.'s shares have surged 11.98% and 31.41%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 62.05% in the past one year. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $16.66 is above its 200-day moving average of $13.91. Further, Headwaters Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 43.12 and has an RSI of 69.82. Free in depth research on HW is available at:

http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Headwaters&d=14-Apr-2015&s=HW

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