|Last Price$198.25||Day Change (%)1.11%|
|Open Price$195.94||Day Change ($)2.17|
|Day Range195.94–198.77||52-Week Range108.31–200.30|
As of Fri 7/22/2016 6:00:00 PM | USD
Narrow-moat Martin Marietta stands to benefit from improving U.S. construction activity.
We don't see the recent share price declines for metals and mining producers as a buying opportunity on average.
Lower commodity prices and a break-up of the European potash cartel have weighed on basic materials stocks year-to-date.
Improved demand should underpin stronger potash and PRB coal markets in 2014.
These companies are expected to benefit from a boost in infrastructure spending.