Eagle Materials Inc.

Dallas, Texas, USA, 16 January 2008 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE: EXP), will announce financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2008 for the period ended 31 December 2007, in a news release issued 30 January 2008.

A conference call with Eagle Materials Inc.'s senior management to discuss third quarter results will be held 31 January 2008. To participate in the call, dial (800) 926-5082 (USA and Canada). International callers should dial (212) 231-2901. The passcode is: 21372986.

This call is being webcast by Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at Eagle Materials Inc.'s Web site at www.eaglematerials.com. An archive of the webcast will be available on the site's Investor Relations page for 12 months.

Eagle Materials Inc. is a Dallas-based company that manufactures and distributes cement, gypsum wallboard, recycled paperboard, and concrete and aggregates.