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Best Engineering & Construction Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top engineering & construction stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best engineering & construction stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the engineering & construction industry.

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Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
STRL
STERLING CONSTRUCTION CO INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$708.16M$23.40-1.80%$153.67M9.51x2.30
BLD
TOPBUILD CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.09B$185.85-2.80%$639.49M16.09x1.57
LMB
LIMBACH HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$59.83M$5.74-3.46%$18.97M7.86x2.24
RCMT
RCM TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$199.76M$19.71-7.07%$23.59M12.72x1.79
FIX
COMFORT SYSTEMS USA INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.15B$87.483.98%$273.39M15.54x1.63
EME
EMCOR GROUP INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$5.27B$102.950.48%$631.17M14.83x1.45
PRIM
PRIMORIS SERVICES CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.27B$23.770.85%$258.82M11.83x1.63
NVEE
NV5 GLOBAL INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.78B$114.991.30%$128.06M33.14x0.50
MYRG
MYR GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.52B$89.311.87%$164.54M17.58x1.25
MTZ
MASTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.00B$79.11-0.62%$785.18M25.03x1.83
TTEK
TETRA TECH INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$6.77B$126.080.73%$339.23M26.49x1.13
BLNK
BLINK CHARGING CO
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$613.77M$14.36-5.40%-$58.62M-9.64x0.11
GVA
GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$1.45B$32.00-0.87%$198.92M23.36x1.44
STN
STANTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$4.88B$43.86-1.33%$415.86M32.08x1.61
AGX
ARGAN INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$588.48M$39.722.08%$57.23M16.35x0.70
DY
DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$2.38B$80.21-0.88%$270.43M50.13x1.79
ESOA
ENERGY SERVICES OF AMERICA CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$41.00M$2.460.82%$18.44M2.95x0.95
GLDD
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$965.88M$14.621.04%$130.28M18.74x1.45
ROAD
CONSTRUCTION PARTNERS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.13B$21.54-1.42%$82.66M82.85x1.26
J
JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$17.64B$137.170.01%$1.08B47.46x1.49
AGFY
AGRIFY CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$60.36M$2.27-7.72%-$36.29M-1.31x0.55
JCI
JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL PLC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$35.44B$50.95-1.51%$3.03B29.28x1.53
IESC
IES HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$613.24M$29.500.03%$88.43M12.19x1.40
PWR
QUANTA SERVICES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$16.66B$115.91-0.45%$1.21B34.09x1.53
ACM
AECOM
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$9.61B$68.14-1.26%$702.84M46.67x3.38
AMRC
AMERESCO INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$2.88B$55.68-0.77%$123.82M37.12x2.46
WLDN
WILLDAN GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$353.91M$26.80-1.87%$7.58M-40.00x1.08
TPC
TUTOR PERINI CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$500.74M$9.780.82%$248.34M9.23x1.93
HIL
HILL INTERNATIONAL INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$87.43M$1.533.38%$12.67M-38.25x1.81
ENG
ENGLOBAL CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$36.64M$1.04-4.59%-$8.35M-3.59x0.51
WLMS
WILLIAMS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES GROUP INC
NYSEMKT
Engineering & Construction
$44.36M$1.67-5.11%$8.49M16.70x2.42
IEA
INFRASTRUCTURE & ENERGY ALTERNATIVES INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$371.12M$7.68-3.52%-$3.27M-5.05x113.48
DRTT
DIRTT ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS LTD
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$80.72M$0.941.95%-$44.76M-1.25x2.98
KBR
KBR INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.71B$48.071.46%$242.00M-67.70x2.59
APG
API GROUP CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$4.05B$17.35-3.50%$409.00M-24.10x2.22
ATCX
ATLAS TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$317.21M$8.251.35%$53.72M-14.73x-5.50
BBCP
CONCRETE PUMPING HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$295.62M$5.212.96%$84.37M-86.83x1.97
ORN
ORION GROUP HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$77.52M$2.53-5.95%$16.25M-3.89x1.37
AENZ
AENZA SAA
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$235.42M$1.35-3.57%$95.06M-5.79x3.71
FLR
FLUOR CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.68B$25.92-2.37%-$113.14M-10.80x3.30

Engineering & Construction Stocks FAQ

What are the best engineering & construction stocks to buy right now in May 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best engineering & construction stocks to buy right now are:

1. STERLING CONSTRUCTION (NASDAQ:STRL)


STERLING CONSTRUCTION (NASDAQ:STRL) is the top engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 67, which is 28 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 22 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. STERLING CONSTRUCTION has seen its stock return 6.61% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 13 percentage points.

STERLING CONSTRUCTION has an average 1 year price target of $35.00, an upside of 49.57% from STERLING CONSTRUCTION's current stock price of $23.40.

STERLING CONSTRUCTION stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering STERLING CONSTRUCTION, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. TOPBUILD (NYSE:BLD)


TOPBUILD (NYSE:BLD) is the second best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 66, which is 27 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 22 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. TOPBUILD has seen its stock lose -5.57% over the past year.

TOPBUILD has an average 1 year price target of $247.60, an upside of 33.23% from TOPBUILD's current stock price of $185.85.

TOPBUILD stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 7 analysts covering TOPBUILD, 14.29% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 28.57% have issued a Buy, 57.14% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. LIMBACH HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LMB)


LIMBACH HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LMB) is the third best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 65, which is 26 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. LIMBACH HOLDINGS has seen its stock lose -38.81% over the past year, underperforming other engineering & construction stocks by -33 percentage points.

LIMBACH HOLDINGS has an average 1 year price target of $15.00, an upside of 161.32% from LIMBACH HOLDINGS's current stock price of $5.74.

LIMBACH HOLDINGS stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering LIMBACH HOLDINGS, 100% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the engineering & construction stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 12 engineering & construction stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 engineering & construction stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. ARGAN (NYSE:AGX)


ARGAN (NYSE:AGX) has an annual dividend yield of 2.52%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.06%. ARGAN's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% three times in the last 10 years. ARGAN's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

ARGAN's dividend payout ratio of 41.2% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL (NYSE:JCI)


JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL (NYSE:JCI) has an annual dividend yield of 2.41%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.06%. JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL's dividend payout ratio of 70.7% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. GRANITE CONSTRUCTION (NYSE:GVA)


GRANITE CONSTRUCTION (NYSE:GVA) has an annual dividend yield of 1.63%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.06%. GRANITE CONSTRUCTION's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. GRANITE CONSTRUCTION's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

GRANITE CONSTRUCTION's dividend payout ratio of 38% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are engineering & construction stocks down?

Engineering & construction stocks were down -0.33% in the last day, and down -0.85% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why engineering & construction stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued engineering & construction stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued engineering & construction stocks right now are:

1. LIMBACH HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LMB)


LIMBACH HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LMB) is the most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. LIMBACH HOLDINGS has a valuation score of 100, which is 61 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

LIMBACH HOLDINGS's stock has dropped -38.81% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -33 percentage points.

2. PRIMORIS SERVICES (NASDAQ:PRIM)


PRIMORIS SERVICES (NASDAQ:PRIM) is the second most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. PRIMORIS SERVICES has a valuation score of 86, which is 47 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

PRIMORIS SERVICES's stock has dropped -24.35% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -18 percentage points.

3. GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK (NASDAQ:GLDD)


GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK (NASDAQ:GLDD) is the third most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK has a valuation score of 86, which is 47 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 39. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK's stock has gained 0.69% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 7 percentage points.

Are engineering & construction stocks a good buy now?

58.33% of engineering & construction stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect engineering & construction stocks to rise by 36.38% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the engineering & construction industry?

The average P/E ratio of the engineering & construction industry is 23.92x.
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