Eagle Materials Inc.

Dallas, Texas, USA, 13 February 2009 -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE: EXP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of USD 0.10 per share, payable on 30 April 2009, to stockholders of record of its common stock at the close of business on 01 April 2009.

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