The vast majority of people live in a home and work in a building – so yes, we reckon the construction industry is always going to be a pillar of the financial markets. So why not build a bit of your portfolio with the best the sector has to offer? These stocks certainly have the solid base for it.
This list includes US-listed building consultants, engineers, contracting agents and mechanical engineering stocks involved in the US construction industry, each with a minimum market cap of $1bn. But don't rely on us. Make sure to always check the foundations properly before building your portfolio on any of the assets listed here.