Eagle Materials Inc. (EXP) Is At $120.01 Formed Wedge; Cpi Aerostructures Has 1.7 Sentiment

CPI Aerostructures, Inc. engages in the contract production of structural aircraft parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters in the commercial and defense markets. The company has market cap of $82.76 million. It also offers aero systems, such as reconnaissance pod structures and fuel panel systems, as well as supplies parts for maintenance repair and overhaul , and kitting contracts. It has a 14.07 P/E ratio. In addition, the firm operates as a subcontractor for defense prime contractors and commercial contractors, as well as the United States Department of Defense, primarily the Air Force.

Eagle Materials Inc. (EXP) formed wedge up with $129.61 target or 8.00% above today’s $120.01 share price. Eagle Materials Inc. (EXP) has $5.84B valuation. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $120.01. About 182,544 shares traded. Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) has risen 36.20% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.50% the S&P500.

Perritt Capital Management Inc holds 1.25% of its portfolio in CPI Aerostructures, Inc. for 510,141 shares. Ironwood Investment Management Llc owns 70,015 shares or 0.46% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bard Associates Inc has 0.43% invested in the company for 99,075 shares. The Wisconsin-based Heartland Advisors Inc has invested 0.39% in the stock. Benchmark Capital Advisors, a New York-based fund reported 40,400 shares.

The stock increased 1.52% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $9.34. About 4,529 shares traded. CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (CVU) has risen 21.29% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.59% the S&P500.

Analysts await CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CVU) to report earnings on March, 6. They expect $0.21 earnings per share, down 12.50% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.24 per share. CVU’s profit will be $1.86 million for 11.12 P/E if the $0.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.19 actual earnings per share reported by CPI Aerostructures, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 10.53% EPS growth.

Analysts await Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $1.43 earnings per share, up 22.22% or $0.26 from last year’s $1.17 per share. EXP’s profit will be $69.53 million for 20.98 P/E if the $1.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.31 actual earnings per share reported by Eagle Materials Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 9.16% EPS growth.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $8.56 million activity. ESSL GERALD J also sold $530,756 worth of Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) on Thursday, August 31. 7,183 shares were sold by Devlin William R, worth $768,581. $881,721 worth of Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) was sold by Graass James H. Another trade for 11,317 shares valued at $1.06 million was sold by Powers David B. STEWART ROBERT S had sold 6,534 shares worth $661,674 on Monday, September 11. Kesler Dale Craig had sold 5,000 shares worth $506,975 on Wednesday, September 6. 6,731 shares were sold by Haack Michael, worth $774,065.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.13, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 44 investors sold Eagle Materials Inc. shares while 86 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 92 raised stakes. 44.01 million shares or 1.41% more from 43.40 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Utah Retirement accumulated 0.02% or 8,600 shares. Hancock Co invested in 79,090 shares or 0.36% of the stock. The South Dakota-based South Dakota Invest Council has invested 0.05% in Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP). San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) holds 0% of its portfolio in Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) for 20 shares. Next Century Growth Limited Liability invested in 111,208 shares. Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability Company has 191 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 64,619 are held by Rmb Capital Mgmt Lc. Ameriprise Fincl Inc holds 286,810 shares. Advisory Serv Networks Ltd Llc accumulated 0.14% or 11,236 shares. First Mercantile has 5,559 shares. Suntrust Banks Inc owns 18,608 shares. Meritage Portfolio Mgmt reported 97,560 shares or 1.02% of all its holdings. Cipher Cap Ltd Partnership has invested 0.33% in Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP). Lodge Hill Llc holds 6.45% or 797,830 shares in its portfolio. Tennessee-based Ftb Advisors has invested 0% in Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP).

Among 8 analysts covering Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Eagle Materials has $135.0 highest and $70 lowest target. $105’s average target is -12.51% below currents $120.01 stock price. Eagle Materials had 25 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. CL King upgraded the stock to “Strong Buy” rating in Monday, December 14 report. Goldman Sachs downgraded Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) on Friday, November 20 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Standpoint Research given on Thursday, September 28. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, October 4 by CL King. On Monday, July 31 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. As per Friday, July 22, the company rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research. The rating was upgraded by BB&T Capital on Monday, March 28 to “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, December 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, December 15 by Citigroup. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup on Monday, December 5 to “Neutral”.