Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for Granite Construction Inc. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.
We show how GVA stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Industrial Services sector and Engineering & Construction industry.
Please do not consider this data as investment advice. Data is downloaded from sources we deem reliable, but errors may occur.
Granite Construction, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients. It operates through the following segments: Transportation, Water, Specialty and Materials. The Transportation segment focuses on construction and rehabilitation of roads, pavement preservation, bridges, rail lines, airports and marine ports. The Water segment involves in water-related construction and water management solutions for municipal agencies, commercial water suppliers, industrial facilities and energy companies. It also provides trenchless cured-in-place pipe rehabilitation. The Specialty segment includes construction of various complex projects including infrastructure / site development, mining, public safety, tunnel and power projects. The Materials segment offers production of aggregates, asphalt and construction related materials as well as proprietary sanitary and storm water rehabilitation products including cured-in-place pipe felt and fiberglass-based lining tubes both for internal use and for sale to third parties. The company was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Watsonville, CA.
Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.
Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.
Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)
Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)
Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)
Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)
Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.
Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)
Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)