Martin Marietta Materials Stock Forecast, Price & News

+7.37 (+2.20 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 12:18 PM ET)
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Volume4,221 shs
Average Volume483,731 shs
Market Capitalization$21.37 billion
P/E Ratio28.16
Dividend Yield0.68%
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About Martin Marietta Materials

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc., a natural resource-based building materials company, supplies aggregates and heavy-side building materials to the construction industry in the United States and internationally. It offers crushed stone, sand, and gravel products; ready mixed concrete and asphalt; paving products and services; and Portland and specialty cement used in the infrastructure projects, and nonresidential and residential construction markets, as well as in the railroad, agricultural, utility, and environmental industries. The company also manufactures and markets magnesia-based chemical products for the industrial, agricultural, and environmental applications; and dolomitic lime primarily for customers in the steel and mining industries. Its chemical products are used in flame retardants, wastewater treatment, pulp and paper production, and other environmental applications. The company was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina.


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1.82 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

44th out of 210 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

3rd out of 33 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Martin Marietta Materials a buy right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Martin Marietta Materials in the last twelve months. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Martin Marietta Materials stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MLM, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Are investors shorting Martin Marietta Materials?

Martin Marietta Materials saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 14th, there was short interest totaling 523,900 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the April 29th total of 402,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 420,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.2 days. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Martin Marietta Materials' next earnings date?

Martin Marietta Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Martin Marietta Materials' earnings last quarter?

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 4th. The construction company reported $1.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.54. The construction company earned $982.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $968.53 million. Martin Marietta Materials had a net margin of 15.99% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.18%. The firm's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 earnings per share.
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How has Martin Marietta Materials' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Martin Marietta Materials' stock was trading at $206.51 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MLM shares have increased by 65.7% and is now trading at $342.19.
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How often does Martin Marietta Materials pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Martin Marietta Materials?

Martin Marietta Materials announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 13th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.57 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $2.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 28th.
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Is Martin Marietta Materials a good dividend stock?

Martin Marietta Materials pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.68%. Martin Marietta Materials has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Martin Marietta Materials is 19.76%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Martin Marietta Materials will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.22% next year. This indicates that Martin Marietta Materials will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Martin Marietta Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Martin Marietta Materials updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.51 billion-$4.70 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.68 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MLM?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Martin Marietta Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $129.00 to $408.00. On average, they expect Martin Marietta Materials' stock price to reach $305.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.7%.
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Who are Martin Marietta Materials' key executives?

Martin Marietta Materials' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. C. Howard Nye, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 58, Pay $2.9M)
  • Mr. James A. J. Nickolas, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $1.22M)
  • Ms. Roselyn R. Bar, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Craig M. LaTorre, Sr. VP & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 53, Pay $1.07M)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Grant, Sr. VP of Strategy & Devel. (Age 66, Pay $1.01M)
  • Mr. Jay Moreau, VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Robert J. Cardin, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. John P. Mohr, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 56)
  • Suzanne Osberg, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Dana F. Guzzo, Sr. VP of Sustainability, Community Relations & Communications (Age 55)

What is C. Howard Nye's approval rating as Martin Marietta Materials' CEO?

125 employees have rated Martin Marietta Materials CEO C. Howard Nye on Glassdoor.com. C. Howard Nye has an approval rating of 84% among Martin Marietta Materials' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Martin Marietta Materials own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Martin Marietta Materials investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Micron Technology (MU), Vulcan Materials (VMC), The Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Broadcom (AVGO), salesforce.com (CRM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

What is Martin Marietta Materials' stock symbol?

Martin Marietta Materials trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MLM."

Who are Martin Marietta Materials' major shareholders?

Martin Marietta Materials' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.34%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.07%), Select Equity Group L.P. (4.81%), Morgan Stanley (2.70%), Gardner Russo & Quinn LLC (2.04%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.91%). Company insiders that own Martin Marietta Materials stock include C Howard Nye, John J Koraleski, John P Mohr, Roselyn R Bar, Stephen P Zelnak Jr and Sue W Cole.
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Which institutional investors are selling Martin Marietta Materials stock?

MLM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Select Equity Group L.P., M&G Investment Management Ltd., Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, Nitorum Capital L.P., William Blair Investment Management LLC, UBS Group AG, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Martin Marietta Materials company stock in the last year include C Howard Nye, Roselyn R Bar, and Sue W Cole.
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Which institutional investors are buying Martin Marietta Materials stock?

MLM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Amundi Asset Management US Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Geode Capital Management LLC, Tran Capital Management L.P., and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Martin Marietta Materials stock in the last two years include John J Koraleski, John P Mohr, and Stephen P Zelnak Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Martin Marietta Materials?

Shares of MLM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Martin Marietta Materials' stock price today?

One share of MLM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $342.19.

How much money does Martin Marietta Materials make?

Martin Marietta Materials has a market capitalization of $21.34 billion and generates $4.73 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $721 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.54 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Martin Marietta Materials have?

Martin Marietta Materials employs 8,700 workers across the globe.

When was Martin Marietta Materials founded?

Martin Marietta Materials was founded in 1993.

What is Martin Marietta Materials' official website?

The official website for Martin Marietta Materials is www.martinmarietta.com.

Where are Martin Marietta Materials' headquarters?

Martin Marietta Materials is headquartered at 2710 WYCLIFF ROAD, RALEIGH NC, 27607.

How can I contact Martin Marietta Materials?

Martin Marietta Materials' mailing address is 2710 WYCLIFF ROAD, RALEIGH NC, 27607. The construction company can be reached via phone at (919) 781-4550 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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