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Vulcan Makes Third-Quarter Gains Despite Weather

Vulcan Materials Co. announced results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2017. According to the company, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma negatively affected more than half of the company's operational footprint in the third quarter. Important Southeastern markets, particularly Florida and Georgia, as well as coastal markets in Texas and along the central Gulf Coast were disrupted. Prolonged extreme weather conditions limited both revenue growth and profitability.

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Martin Marietta Third Quarter Stymied by Hurricanes

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. reported results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2017. The company is reporting versus the prior-year period:

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LafargeHolcim Aggregates Sales Dip

LafargeHolcim reported third-quarter net sales growth of 4.1 percent year-on-year. The company said it delivered solid like-for-like operating EBITDA Adjusted Growth in the third quarter with positive contributions from Latin America, North America and Europe.

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Cemex Foundation Donates to Texas Food Bank

Cemex USA announced that the Cemex Foundation donated $84,000 to the New Braunfels, Texas, Food Bank to help the organization feed the hungry and those with food insecurity in the community.

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United States Lime & Minerals Reports Third Quarter Dip

United States Lime & Minerals Inc. reported third quarter 2017 results. Revenues in the third quarter 2017 were $36.9 million, compared to $38.7 million in the comparable prior year quarter, a decrease of $1.7 million, or 4.4 percent. 

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