Bulletin
Investor Alert

Market Pulse Archives

Jan. 7, 2019, 10:07 a.m. EST

Cement, steel maker stocks mixed after Trump offers to make border wall with steel instead of concrete

new
Watchlist Relevance
LEARN MORE

Want to see how this story relates to your watchlist?

Just add items to create a watchlist now:

  • X
    Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ADR (CX)
  • X
    Heico Corp. (HEI)
  • X
    Vulcan Materials Co. (VMC)

or Cancel Already have a watchlist? Log In

By Tomi Kilgore

Shares of cement producers were mixed in morning trade Monday, after President Trump said over weekend that the border wall he wants could be made of steel, rather than the concrete wall he had promised during his campaign, in an effort to reach a deal to re-open the government. Among shares of the companies that were expected to benefit from a concrete wall, Cemex SAB de CV /zigman2/quotes/203703444/composite CX -3.41% rose 0.2%, Heico Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207361354/composite HEI -2.21% slipped 0.8%, Vulcan Materials Co. /zigman2/quotes/203479463/composite VMC -0.31% rose 0.5%, CRH PLC /zigman2/quotes/202550827/composite CRH -0.61% shed 1.6% and Martin Marietta Materials Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208827848/composite MLM -0.13% eased 0.1%. Elsewhere, U.S. Concrete Inc.'s stock /zigman2/quotes/205491558/composite USCR -0.17% fell 0.9% and Summit Materials Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203159143/composite SUM +2.33% advanced 0.9%. Meanwhile, steel maker shares were also mixed, with U.S. Steel Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200069642/composite X -1.66% down 0.2%, AK Steel Holding Corp. trading flat%, Steel Dynamics Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203426966/composite STLD -0.10% up 0.6% and Nucor Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201889722/composite NUE +0.66% slipping 0.5%.

/zigman2/quotes/203703444/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 6.24
-0.22 -3.41%
Volume: 11.14M
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$9.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
$321,959
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/207361354/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 128.70
-2.91 -2.21%
Volume: 705,835
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
56.29
Dividend Yield
0.12%
Market Cap
$16.18 billion
Rev. per Employee
$343,656
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/203479463/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 158.37
-0.49 -0.31%
Volume: 684,418
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
34.54
Dividend Yield
0.86%
Market Cap
$20.99 billion
Rev. per Employee
$562,234
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/202550827/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 44.20
-0.27 -0.61%
Volume: 194,666
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
21.03
Dividend Yield
2.03%
Market Cap
$34.55 billion
Rev. per Employee
$350,257
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/208827848/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 309.60
-0.40 -0.13%
Volume: 643,498
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
28.91
Dividend Yield
0.74%
Market Cap
$19.28 billion
Rev. per Employee
$535,734
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/205491558/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 47.80
-0.08 -0.17%
Volume: 363,641
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
25.69
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$797.10 million
Rev. per Employee
$825,628
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/203159143/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 23.68
+0.54 +2.33%
Volume: 1.07M
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
19.58
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$2.70 billion
Rev. per Employee
$370,357
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/200069642/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 18.91
-0.32 -1.66%
Volume: 15.52M
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.21%
Market Cap
$4.17 billion
Rev. per Employee
$470,473
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/203426966/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 38.70
-0.04 -0.10%
Volume: 1.77M
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
17.08
Dividend Yield
2.58%
Market Cap
$8.14 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.25M
loading...
/zigman2/quotes/201889722/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 54.78
+0.36 +0.66%
Volume: 1.52M
Jan. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
38.92
Dividend Yield
2.96%
Market Cap
$16.54 billion
Rev. per Employee
$842,868
loading...

This Story has 0 Comments
Be the first to comment
More News In
Industries

Story Conversation

Commenting FAQs »
Link to MarketWatch's Slice.