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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.

Industry: Engineering & Constructio...
Ticker
Company
Country
Market Cap
Shares
Institutional %
Insider %
Net Insider (L12M)
Net Insider (L3M)
STRL
STERLING INFRASTRUCTURE INC
United States
$3.59B30,863,54182.00%18.00%Net SellingNet Selling
ESOA
ENERGY SERVICES OF AMERICA CORP
United States
$118.25M16,607,91527.85%62.75%Net SellingNet Buying
EME
EMCOR GROUP INC
United States
$17.92B46,996,24190.50%4.36%Net SellingNet Selling
BLD
TOPBUILD CORP
United States
$12.36B31,817,70993.42%1.67%Net SellingNet Selling
DY
DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC
United States
$4.85B29,093,18493.67%5.92%Net SellingNet Selling
STN
STANTEC INC
Canada
$9.34B114,066,99556.41%0.00%
WLDN
WILLDAN GROUP INC
United States
$390.61M13,817,07457.75%42.25%Net SellingNet Selling
FIX
COMFORT SYSTEMS USA INC
United States
$11.30B35,721,90995.56%4.22%Net SellingNet Selling
PWR
QUANTA SERVICES INC
United States
$40.11B146,388,45587.82%11.75%Net SellingNet Selling
LMB
LIMBACH HOLDINGS INC
United States
$604.56M11,183,07632.75%67.25%Net SellingNet Selling
NVEE
NV5 GLOBAL INC
United States
$1.49B16,145,92674.92%22.88%Net SellingNet Selling
IESC
IES HOLDINGS INC
United States
$2.68B20,243,45819.67%80.33%Net SellingNet Selling
MYRG
MYR GROUP INC
United States
$2.35B16,765,45071.07%28.93%Net Selling
FLR
FLUOR CORP
United States
$7.71B171,190,54189.39%3.16%Net Selling
GLDD
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CORP
United States
$591.02M67,009,31953.57%46.43%Net SellingNet Selling
GVA
GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INC
United States
$2.76B44,151,07396.24%3.76%Net SellingNet Selling
TTEK
TETRA TECH INC
United States
$11.29B53,497,27086.56%4.54%Net SellingNet Selling
AGX
ARGAN INC
United States
$1.01B13,354,33244.90%55.10%Net SellingNet Selling
ROAD
CONSTRUCTION PARTNERS INC
United States
$2.98B52,827,36643.80%56.20%Net SellingNet Selling
ACA
ARCOSA INC
United States
$4.07B48,582,54453.06%46.94%Net SellingNet Selling
EXPO
EXPONENT INC
United States
$4.83B50,670,27190.46%2.72%Net SellingNet Selling
J
JACOBS SOLUTIONS INC
United States
$17.65B125,212,83185.91%4.77%Net SellingNet Selling
BBCP
CONCRETE PUMPING HOLDINGS INC
United States
$339.33M54,119,25517.46%82.54%Net BuyingNet Buying
PRIM
PRIMORIS SERVICES CORP
United States
$2.87B53,640,12776.59%23.41%Net SellingNet Selling
BWMN
BOWMAN CONSULTING GROUP LTD
United States
$553.49M17,666,53148.06%51.94%Net SellingNet Selling
WLGS
WANG & LEE GROUP INC
Hong Kong
$9.28M15,093,8470.40%0.00%
BLNK
BLINK CHARGING CO
United States
$272.67M100,989,40827.68%20.59%Net SellingNet Selling
ORN
ORION GROUP HOLDINGS INC
United States
$308.84M32,855,78371.34%14.76%Net SellingNet Buying
MTRX
MATRIX SERVICE CO
United States
$279.10M27,308,79565.57%34.43%Net SellingNet Buying
TPC
TUTOR PERINI CORP
United States
$1.13B52,284,16243.51%56.49%Net SellingNet Selling
MTZ
MASTEC INC
United States
$8.87B79,458,43263.35%36.65%Net SellingNet Selling
AMRC
AMERESCO INC
United States
$1.67B52,338,60259.40%18.26%Net BuyingNet Buying
KBR
KBR INC
United States
$8.61B134,275,64145.05%54.95%Net SellingNet Selling
JUNE
JUNEE LTD
Hong Kong
N/A12,714,2860.00%0.00%
APG
API GROUP CORP
United States
$10.49B274,286,98173.67%21.06%Net SellingNet Selling
ACM
AECOM
United States
$12.22B136,127,40080.95%19.05%Net SellingNet Selling
SLND
SOUTHLAND HOLDINGS INC
United States
$241.09M48,025,6882.03%97.97%Net SellingNet Selling
SHIM
SHIMMICK CORP
United States
$39.10M25,723,2427.37%92.63%Net BuyingNet Buying
ENG
ENGLOBAL CORP
United States
$6.50M5,156,5831.63%98.37%
VATE
INNOVATE CORP
United States
$55.72M85,192,03216.44%83.56%Net BuyingNet Buying
AGFY
AGRIFY CORP
United States
$3.59M14,229,3861.22%48.53%Net Buying

Engineering & Construction Stocks FAQ

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

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 62, which is 26 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Sterling Infrastructure has seen its stock return 124.32% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 82 percentage points.

Sterling Infrastructure has an average 1 year price target of $115.00, a downside of -1.05% from Sterling Infrastructure's current stock price of $116.22.

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

2. Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA)


Energy Services Of America (NASDAQ:ESOA) is the second best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 24 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 23 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Energy Services Of America has seen its stock return 179.22% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 136 percentage points.

3. Emcor Group (NYSE:EME)


Emcor Group (NYSE:EME) is the third best engineering & construction stock with a Zen Score of 57, which is 21 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 36. It passed 22 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Emcor Group has seen its stock return 114.29% over the past year, overperforming other engineering & construction stocks by 72 percentage points.

Emcor Group has an average 1 year price target of $375.00, a downside of -1.64% from Emcor Group's current stock price of $381.27.

Emcor Group stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Emcor Group, 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 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 1.52%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 0.64%. 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 40.4% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO)


Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) has an annual dividend yield of 1.13%, which is the same as the engineering & construction industry average of 0.64%. 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 53.5% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. Aecom (NYSE:ACM)


Aecom (NYSE:ACM) has an annual dividend yield of 0.89%, which is the same as the engineering & construction industry average of 0.64%.

Aecom's dividend payout ratio of -888.9% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are engineering & construction stocks down?

Engineering & construction stocks were down -0.22% in the last day, and down -0.54% 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. 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 71, which is 43 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 28. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Energy Services Of America's stock has gained 179.22% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 136 percentage points.

2. Nv5 Global (NASDAQ:NVEE)


Nv5 Global (NASDAQ:NVEE) is the second most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Nv5 Global has a valuation score of 71, which is 43 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 28. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Nv5 Global's stock has dropped -16.86% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by -60 percentage points.

3. Fluor (NYSE:FLR)


Fluor (NYSE:FLR) is the third most undervalued engineering & construction stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Fluor has a valuation score of 57, which is 29 points higher than the engineering & construction industry average of 28. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Fluor's stock has gained 53.23% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the engineering & construction industry by 10 percentage points.

Are engineering & construction stocks a good buy now?

66.67% of engineering & construction stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect engineering & construction stocks to rise by 9.92% 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 -67.05x.
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