Earnings Preview For Eagle Materials

Eagle Materials EXP is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Thursday, 2022-05-19. Here's what investors need to know before the announcement.

Analysts estimate that Eagle Materials will report an earnings per share (EPS) of $1.73.

Eagle Materials bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they've not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.

New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).

Past Earnings Performance

Last quarter the company beat EPS by $0.07, which was followed by a 1.79% increase in the share price the next day.

Here's a look at Eagle Materials's past performance and the resulting price change:

Quarter Q3 2022 Q2 2022 Q1 2022 Q4 2021
EPS Estimate 2.46 2.71 2.07 1.23
EPS Actual 2.53 2.73 2.25 1.56
Price Change % 1.79% -0.35% 2.17% 1.75%

Quarter Q3 2022 Q2 2022 Q1 2022 Q4 2021
EPS Estimate 2.46 2.71 2.07 1.23
EPS Actual 2.53 2.73 2.25 1.56
Price Change % 1.79% -0.35% 2.17% 1.75%

Stock Performance

Shares of Eagle Materials were trading at $127.33 as of May 17. Over the last 52-week period, shares are down 11.68%. Given that these returns are generally negative, long-term shareholders are likely upset going into this earnings release.

To track all earnings releases for Eagle Materials visit their earnings calendar on our site.

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