NASDAQ:USLM

United States Lime & Minerals Competitors

$146.10
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(As of 04/12/2021 11:38 AM ET)
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50-Day Range
$128.70
MA: $141.51
$154.89
52-Week Range
$66.02
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$156.00
Volume1 shs
Average Volume8,776 shs
Market Capitalization$825.90 million
P/E Ratio31.76
Dividend Yield0.45%
Beta0.68

Competitors

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) Vs. VMC, MLM, SQM, TECK, MDU, and SUM

Should you be buying USLM stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels" are considered alternatives and competitors to United States Lime & Minerals, including Vulcan Materials (VMC), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), Teck Resources (TECK), MDU Resources Group (MDU), and Summit Materials (SUM).

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

United States Lime & Minerals pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Vulcan Materials pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Vulcan Materials pays out 31.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. United States Lime & Minerals has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Vulcan Materials has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Vulcan Materials' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
Vulcan Materials$4.93 billion4.66$617.66 million$4.7036.85

Vulcan Materials has higher revenue and earnings than United States Lime & Minerals.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for United States Lime & Minerals and Vulcan Materials, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
Vulcan Materials014702.33

Vulcan Materials has a consensus price target of $145.5789, indicating a potential downside of 15.94%. Given Vulcan Materials' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Vulcan Materials is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.8% of Vulcan Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Vulcan Materials shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its share price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vulcan Materials has a beta of 0.6, indicating that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Vulcan Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
Vulcan Materials12.55%10.97%5.67%

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

United States Lime & Minerals pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Martin Marietta Materials pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Martin Marietta Materials pays out 23.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. United States Lime & Minerals has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Martin Marietta Materials has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years. Martin Marietta Materials is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Martin Marietta Materials' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
Martin Marietta Materials$4.74 billion4.55$611.90 million$9.7435.58

Martin Marietta Materials has higher revenue and earnings than United States Lime & Minerals.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for United States Lime & Minerals and Martin Marietta Materials, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
Martin Marietta Materials0101002.50

Martin Marietta Materials has a consensus price target of $277.3684, indicating a potential downside of 19.78%. Given Martin Marietta Materials' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Martin Marietta Materials is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.8% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Martin Marietta Materials shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its share price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Martin Marietta Materials has a beta of 0.69, indicating that its share price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Martin Marietta Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
Martin Marietta Materials14.38%12.22%6.48%

Summary

Martin Marietta Materials beats United States Lime & Minerals on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (NYSE:SQM) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 12.8% of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile9.26%9.93%4.36%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile$1.94 billion7.16$278.11 million$1.0649.89

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has higher revenue and earnings than United States Lime & Minerals.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for United States Lime & Minerals and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile10402.60

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a consensus price target of $53.50, indicating a potential upside of 1.33%. Given Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Risk and Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its share price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile has a beta of 0.96, indicating that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

United States Lime & Minerals pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pays an annual dividend of $0.29 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile pays out 27.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. United States Lime & Minerals has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile beats United States Lime & Minerals on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.1% of Teck Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Teck Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
Teck Resources-14.37%2.49%1.38%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Teck Resources' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
Teck Resources$8.99 billion1.15$-455,930,000.00$2.228.86

United States Lime & Minerals has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Teck Resources.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for United States Lime & Minerals and Teck Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
Teck Resources071002.59

Teck Resources has a consensus target price of $25.5333, indicating a potential upside of 30.01%. Given Teck Resources' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Teck Resources is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Risk & Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, meaning that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Teck Resources has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

United States Lime & Minerals pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Teck Resources pays an annual dividend of $0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Teck Resources pays out 6.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. United States Lime & Minerals has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Teck Resources has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

United States Lime & Minerals beats Teck Resources on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.4% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of MDU Resources Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and MDU Resources Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
MDU Resources Group6.75%12.87%4.73%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and MDU Resources Group's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
MDU Resources Group$5.34 billion1.21$335.45 million$1.6918.99

MDU Resources Group has higher revenue and earnings than United States Lime & Minerals.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for United States Lime & Minerals and MDU Resources Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
MDU Resources Group02102.33

MDU Resources Group has a consensus target price of $28.3333, indicating a potential downside of 11.57%. Given MDU Resources Group's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe MDU Resources Group is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Risk & Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, meaning that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MDU Resources Group has a beta of 0.71, meaning that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

United States Lime & Minerals pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. MDU Resources Group pays an annual dividend of $0.85 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. MDU Resources Group pays out 50.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. United States Lime & Minerals has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and MDU Resources Group has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

MDU Resources Group beats United States Lime & Minerals on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

United States Lime & Minerals (NASDAQ:USLM) and Summit Materials (NYSE:SUM) are both construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

27.4% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by institutional investors. 2.8% of United States Lime & Minerals shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of Summit Materials shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Summit Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
United States Lime & Minerals16.47%11.49%10.08%
Summit Materials6.12%9.41%3.36%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares United States Lime & Minerals and Summit Materials' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
United States Lime & Minerals$158.28 million5.22$26.06 millionN/AN/A
Summit Materials$2.22 billion1.52$61.12 million$0.9431.28

Summit Materials has higher revenue and earnings than United States Lime & Minerals.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for United States Lime & Minerals and Summit Materials, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
United States Lime & Minerals0000N/A
Summit Materials12712.73

Summit Materials has a consensus target price of $22.00, indicating a potential downside of 25.20%. Given Summit Materials' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Summit Materials is more favorable than United States Lime & Minerals.

Risk & Volatility

United States Lime & Minerals has a beta of 0.68, meaning that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Summit Materials has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

United States Lime & Minerals beats Summit Materials on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


United States Lime & Minerals Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Vulcan Materials logo
VMC
Vulcan Materials
1.6$173.19+0.4%$22.89 billion$4.93 billion37.73
Martin Marietta Materials logo
MLM
Martin Marietta Materials
1.8$346.53+0.1%$21.55 billion$4.74 billion32.39
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile logo
SQM
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile
1.4$52.88+1.2%$14.09 billion$1.94 billion85.29
Teck Resources logo
TECK
Teck Resources
2.3$19.68+0.7%$10.38 billion$8.99 billion-11.06Analyst Revision
MDU Resources Group logo
MDU
MDU Resources Group
1.9$32.10+1.0%$6.39 billion$5.34 billion17.26
Summit Materials logo
SUM
Summit Materials
1.3$29.40+0.7%$3.35 billion$2.22 billion24.50
Hecla Mining logo
HL
Hecla Mining
1.4$5.93+2.2%$3.24 billion$673.27 million-118.60Analyst Report
Compass Minerals International logo
CMP
Compass Minerals International
1.7$64.02+0.3%$2.18 billion$1.49 billion26.68News Coverage
Piedmont Lithium logo
PLL
Piedmont Lithium
0.9$66.30+4.5%$1.09 billionN/A-97.50Analyst Report
U.S. Silica logo
SLCA
U.S. Silica
1.2$11.58+0.6%$865.67 million$1.47 billion-2.07
Intrepid Potash logo
IPI
Intrepid Potash
0.8$31.05+0.6%$420.11 million$220.07 million-16.52
Ciner Resources logo
CINR
Ciner Resources
0.9$13.15+0.1%$259.92 million$522.80 million15.84
Smart Sand logo
SND
Smart Sand
1.3$2.48+2.0%$109.83 million$233.07 million2.28
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