Stocks in Building Materials

Stocks in the Building Materials industry are also in the Basic Materials sector.

Companies in the Basic Materials sector work with the building blocks of stuff. This includes commodities such as oil, gasoline, gold, silver, copper, platinum, and other precious and rare metals, as well as other chemicals. As you might expect, companies in this sector drill for oil and mine for gold but also buy, sell, trade, and otherwise manipulate them. Values can be volatile depending on the supply of the underlying material, as well as the commercial need for it.

Discounted stocks in the index
Company Current Price Current Price Discount
10 years
Martin Marietta Materials
(MLM)
$225.35 none
Trex Company
(TREX)
$68.48 none
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation
(LPX)
$28.39 none
CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V.
(CX)
$6.63 none
TopBuild Corp.
(BLD)
$82.34 none
James Hardie Industries plc
(JHX)
$16.56 none
Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd.
(APT)
$3.35 none
Masco Corporation
(MAS)
$38.30 none
Owens Corning
(OC)
$64.93 none
Griffon Corporation
(GFF)
$18.50 none
BlueLinx Holdings
(BXC)
$36.35 none
Gibraltar Industries
(ROCK)
$39.20 none
Vulcan Materials Company
(VMC)
$123.65 none
USG Corporation
(USG)
$43.23 none
CRH plc
(CRH)
$35.38 none
MDU Resources Group
(MDU)
$29.20 none
Quanex Building Products Corporation
(NX)
$17.85 none
Eagle Materials
(EXP)
$107.83 none