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Best Engineering & Construction Stocks to Buy Now (2024)
Top engineering & construction stocks in 2024 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
ESOA
ENERGY SERVICES OF AMERICA CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$120.76M$7.27-7.27%$24.02M12.98x2.83
IESC
IES HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$2.29B$113.182.97%$199.84M21.27x1.15
DY
DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$3.67B$126.32-0.13%$542.88M16.93x1.39
LMB
LIMBACH HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$560.95M$50.983.53%$40.01M28.17x1.50
STRL
STERLING INFRASTRUCTURE INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$3.43B$110.984.07%$273.15M24.61x1.86
FIX
COMFORT SYSTEMS USA INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$11.22B$314.432.85%$480.04M34.82x1.59
EME
EMCOR GROUP INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$15.06B$319.992.06%$1.01B23.93x1.68
BLD
TOPBUILD CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$13.05B$410.612.05%$1.03B21.12x1.01
PWR
QUANTA SERVICES INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$35.11B$240.89-0.26%$1.76B46.96x1.59
MYRG
MYR GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$2.78B$166.282.35%$189.08M30.51x1.42
STN
STANTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$9.32B$81.74-1.93%$595.41M37.04x1.20
AGX
ARGAN INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$622.94M$46.74-0.26%$47.02M18.62x0.98
J
JACOBS SOLUTIONS INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$18.42B$146.62-0.02%$1.31B26.04x1.23
BBCP
CONCRETE PUMPING HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$440.19M$8.190.00%$132.85M15.17x1.85
AMRC
AMERESCO INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$1.02B$19.54-6.77%$102.75M16.28x3.09
ACA
ARCOSA INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$4.05B$83.450.54%$383.50M25.52x0.53
GVA
GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$2.29B$52.061.03%$184.60M52.59x1.83
TTEK
TETRA TECH INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$9.44B$176.51-0.46%$478.49M40.58x1.57
PRIM
PRIMORIS SERVICES CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$2.12B$39.640.33%$362.88M16.73x2.10
ACM
AECOM
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$12.16B$89.380.62%$458.12M198.62x3.99
FLR
FLUOR CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.25B$36.65-0.41%$509.00M66.64x2.54
BWMN
BOWMAN CONSULTING GROUP LTD
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$483.26M$32.991.29%$10.72M329.90x1.30
NVEE
NV5 GLOBAL INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.62B$101.850.14%$132.74M34.41x0.51
EXPO
EXPONENT INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$4.08B$80.73-0.20%$144.81M41.19x0.82
BLNK
BLINK CHARGING CO
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$217.73M$3.231.57%N/A-0.92x0.66
ROAD
CONSTRUCTION PARTNERS INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$2.58B$48.771.44%$174.94M44.34x1.45
GLDD
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$609.60M$9.152.35%$72.98M43.57x1.88
WLDN
WILLDAN GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$276.35M$20.25-3.02%$32.76M106.58x1.10
MTRX
MATRIX SERVICE CO
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$327.38M$11.991.61%-$5.85M-17.13x1.26
TPC
TUTOR PERINI CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$616.50M$11.854.59%-$95.73M-3.59x2.44
SLND
SOUTHLAND HOLDINGS INC
NYSEMKT
Engineering & Construction
$221.26M$4.621.32%$45.55MN/A3.60
WLGS
WANG & LEE GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$16.61M$1.1029.41%N/A-8.46x1.06
MTZ
MASTEC INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$6.73B$84.8512.44%$752.21M-132.58x2.46
SMXT
SOLARMAX TECHNOLOGY INC
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
N/A$4.88-0.20%$4.34M162.67x-4.64
KBR
KBR INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$8.09B$59.91-0.20%$86.00M-30.57x3.02
ORN
ORION GROUP HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$216.72M$6.6711.35%$19.44M-11.70x2.03
AGFY
AGRIFY CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$1.02M$0.60-3.55%-$72.06M0.01x-3.00
ENG
ENGLOBAL CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$10.63M$2.08-6.95%-$21.45M-0.43x10.27
APG
API GROUP CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$9.12B$37.366.59%$768.00M-54.94x2.28
SHIM
SHIMMICK CORP
NASDAQ
Engineering & Construction
$159.08M$6.243.31%N/AN/A5.62
VATE
INNOVATE CORP
NYSE
Engineering & Construction
$62.60M$0.790.77%$71.60M-1.80x-7.75

Engineering & Construction Stocks FAQ

What are the best engineering & construction stocks to buy right now in Mar 2024?

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

1. Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA)


Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA) is the top engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 59, which is 28 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 31. It passed 22 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Energy Services Of America has seen its stock return 213.36% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 169 percentage points.

2. Dycom Industries (NYSE:DY)


Dycom Industries (NYSE:DY) is the second best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 21 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 31. It passed 17 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Dycom Industries has seen its stock return 30.2% over the past year, underperforming other engineering & construction stocks by -14 percentage points.

Dycom Industries has an average 1 year price target of $123.00, a downside of -2.63% from Dycom Industries's current stock price of $126.32.

Dycom Industries stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering Dycom Industries, 80% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 20% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Ies Holdings (NASDAQ:IESC)


Ies Holdings (NASDAQ:IESC) is the third best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 21 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 31. It passed 17 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Ies Holdings has seen its stock return 162.23% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 118 percentage points.

What are the engineering & construction stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 13 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 2.35%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 0.73%. 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 41.8% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO)


Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) has an annual dividend yield of 1.29%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 0.73%. Exponent's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Exponent's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Exponent's dividend payout ratio of 53.1% 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%, which is the same as the engineering & construction industry average of 0.73%. 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 52.5% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are engineering & construction stocks up?

Engineering & construction stocks were up 1.5% in the last day, and up 5.42% over the last week. Mastec was the among the top gainers in the engineering & construction industry, gaining 12.44% yesterday.

MasTec shares are trading higher after the company reported better-than-expected Q4 financial results.

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. Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA)


Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA) is the most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Energy Services Of America has a valuation score of 86, which is 60 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 26. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Energy Services Of America's stock has gained 213.36% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 169 percentage points.

2. Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)


Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC) is the second most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Ameresco has a valuation score of 71, which is 45 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 26. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Ameresco's stock has dropped -58.15% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -103 percentage points.

3. Ies Holdings (NASDAQ:IESC)


Ies Holdings (NASDAQ:IESC) is the third most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Ies Holdings has a valuation score of 57, which is 31 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 26. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Ies Holdings's stock has gained 162.23% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 118 percentage points.

Are engineering & construction stocks a good buy now?

76.92% of engineering & construction stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect engineering & construction stocks to rise by 6.28% 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 32.87x.
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