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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 INFRASTRUCTURE INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$708.42M$23.380.65%$165.65M8.92x2.34
RCMT
RCM TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$169.45M$16.61-3.99%$30.31M8.18x1.00
BLD
TOPBUILD CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$5.92B$182.801.36%$730.50M13.82x1.54
LMB
LIMBACH HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$84.10M$8.050.37%$19.72M10.88x2.07
PRIM
PRIMORIS SERVICES CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$949.30M$17.84-0.61%$265.84M7.86x1.63
MYRG
MYR GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.47B$88.05-1.12%$167.25M17.65x1.38
NVEE
NV5 GLOBAL INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$2.04B$131.040.83%$132.06M35.51x0.43
FIX
COMFORT SYSTEMS USA INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.70B$103.310.30%$290.71M17.54x1.72
TTEK
TETRA TECH INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$7.03B$131.78-1.10%$354.93M26.89x1.22
EME
EMCOR GROUP INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.01B$121.790.27%$633.51M17.06x1.64
MTZ
MASTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$5.10B$67.50-0.66%$713.68M28.85x1.98
J
JACOBS SOLUTIONS INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$14.52B$113.78-0.61%$1.07B31.69x1.47
KBR
KBR INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.52B$46.87-1.33%$474.00M44.64x2.47
DY
DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.00B$101.72-0.93%$324.15M32.60x1.77
GVA
GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$1.20B$27.28-1.73%$134.25M47.86x1.56
GLDD
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$510.82M$7.73-0.90%$120.21M11.20x1.46
STN
STANTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$5.11B$46.16-4.05%$426.74M34.42x1.65
BLNK
BLINK CHARGING CO
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$829.77M$16.32-3.49%-$66.29M-9.66x0.31
AGX
ARGAN INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$458.32M$33.010.21%$48.44M19.08x0.53
PWR
QUANTA SERVICES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$18.91B$132.22-1.73%$1.29B41.58x1.54
ESOA
ENERGY SERVICES OF AMERICA CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$45.67M$2.74-1.44%$11.83M10.70x1.38
IESC
IES HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$590.88M$28.79-1.03%$80.39M15.82x1.54
BBCP
CONCRETE PUMPING HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$368.46M$6.510.15%$113.54M15.14x1.87
ACM
AECOM
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$10.21B$73.140.70%$727.00M34.83x3.54
JCI
JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL PLC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$36.13B$52.45-1.67%$2.77B35.20x1.58
WLDN
WILLDAN GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$188.61M$14.20-2.41%$9.98M-22.54x1.16
ROAD
CONSTRUCTION PARTNERS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.48B$28.18-1.12%$90.95M90.90x1.37
ENG
ENGLOBAL CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$47.98M$1.34-4.29%-$5.65M-7.05x0.64
APG
API GROUP CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.37B$14.43-2.63%$470.00M-19.24x2.37
IEA
INFRASTRUCTURE & ENERGY ALTERNATIVES INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$667.00M$13.72-0.44%$5.61M-10.55x43.74
DRTT
DIRTT ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS LTD
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$35.67M$0.41-1.91%-$54.07M-0.48x4.98
HIL
HILL INTERNATIONAL INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$190.96M$3.340.00%$14.02M-334.00x1.85
AGFY
AGRIFY CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$14.36M$0.5426.17%-$121.16M-0.11x1.21
AMRC
AMERESCO INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.41B$65.80-4.95%$151.16M35.57x2.74
ORN
ORION GROUP HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$80.64M$2.581.18%$7.31M-2.97x1.49
FLR
FLUOR CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$4.11B$28.931.58%$97.06M-24.94x3.19
ATCX
ATLAS TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$272.34M$6.98-2.65%$60.49M-15.17x-5.62
TPC
TUTOR PERINI CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$304.04M$5.92-4.05%$81.10M-7.59x2.01
WLMS
WILLIAMS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES GROUP INC
NYSEMKT
Engineering & Construction
$36.99M$1.40-2.78%$41.00k-7.37x2.76
AENZ
AENZA SAA
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$134.28M$0.7710.00%$95.06M-3.30x3.71

Engineering & Construction Stocks FAQ

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

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

1. Sterling Infrastructure (NASDAQ:STRL)


Sterling Infrastructure (NASDAQ:STRL) is the top engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 64, which is 27 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 37. It passed 21 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Sterling Infrastructure has seen its stock return 1.39% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 6 percentage points.

Sterling Infrastructure has an average 1 year price target of $34.00, an upside of 45.42% from Sterling Infrastructure's current stock price of $23.38.

Sterling Infrastructure stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering Sterling Infrastructure, 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. Rcm Technologies (NASDAQ:RCMT)


Rcm Technologies (NASDAQ:RCMT) is the second best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 23 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 37. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Rcm Technologies has seen its stock return 184.91% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 190 percentage points.

Rcm Technologies has an average 1 year price target of $23.00, an upside of 38.47% from Rcm Technologies's current stock price of $16.61.

Rcm Technologies stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Rcm Technologies, 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.

3. Topbuild (NYSE:BLD)


Topbuild (NYSE:BLD) is the third best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 59, which is 22 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 37. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Topbuild has seen its stock lose -12.36% over the past year, underperforming other engineering & construction stocks by -8 percentage points.

Topbuild has an average 1 year price target of $231.57, an upside of 26.68% from Topbuild's current stock price of $182.80.

Topbuild stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 8 analysts covering Topbuild, 12.5% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 25% have issued a Buy, 62.5% 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 3.03%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.21%. 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 57.8% 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 2.65%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.21%. 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 87.9% 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 1.91%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 1.21%. 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 91.2% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are engineering & construction stocks down?

Engineering & construction stocks were down -0.68% in the last day, and up 5.51% 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 86, which is 50 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Limbach Holdings's stock has gained 24.42% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 29 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 50 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Primoris Services's stock has dropped -28.27% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -24 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 50 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock's stock has dropped -47.05% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -42 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 31.1% 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 28.93x.
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