Vulcan Materials Company Profile (NYSE:VMC)

About Vulcan Materials

Vulcan Materials logoVulcan Materials Company is a producer of construction aggregates (primarily crushed stone, sand and gravel) and a producer of asphalt mix and ready-mixed concrete. The Company has four segments organized around its principal product lines: Aggregates, Asphalt Mix, Concrete and Calcium. The Company operates approximately 344 aggregates facilities. The Aggregates segment produces and sells aggregates (crushed stone, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates) and related products and services (transportation and other). The Company has approximately 15.7 billion tons of permitted and proven or probable aggregates reserves. The Company produces and sells asphalt mix in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas. The Company produces and sells ready-mixed concrete in Georgia, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C. and the Bahamas. The Calcium segment consists of a Florida facility that mines, produces and sells calcium products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: General Building Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Construction Materials
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VMC
  • CUSIP: 92916010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $111.84
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $110.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $115.21
  • 52-Week Range: $78.83 - $127.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 43.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.63
  • P/E Growth: 1.61
  • Market Cap: $15.18B
  • Outstanding Shares: 133,071,000
  • Beta: 1.19
  • Net Margins: 9.85%
  • Return on Equity: 8.74%
  • Return on Assets: 4.67%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 3.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.03%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.73)
Consensus Price Target: $129.22 (15.54% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/26/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeHold -> Buy$110.00 -> $129.00View Rating Details
10/9/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold$120.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$129.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$127.00 -> $140.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/9/2016Alembic Global AdvisorsInitiated CoverageNeutral$125.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$128.00 -> $146.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$123.00 -> $131.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016BB&T Corp.Boost Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016SusquehannaLower Price Target$110.00 -> $108.00View Rating Details
2/17/2015Singular ResearchBoost Price TargetSell$35.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016Q316$1.19$1.12 billionN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$1.00$0.90$1.01 billion$956.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.07$0.26$710.79 million$755.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.61$0.74$877.90 million$857.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.97$0.95$1.01 billion$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.63$0.66$883.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115($0.16)($0.16)$600.85 million$631.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.27$0.31$695.85 million$755.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.52$0.50$844.81 million$873.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.38$0.37$770.72 million$791.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114($0.33)$0.41$576.90 million$548.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413($0.02)$0.16$655.15 million$652.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.27$0.32$774.13 million$775.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.23$741.41 million$738.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013($0.35)($0.42)$539.63 million$538.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012($0.10)$0.03$622.78 million$608.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.17$0.14$788.65 million$728.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.05($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012($0.43)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012($0.37)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.07$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.49)($0.50)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011($0.18)($0.37)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.54 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.05$0.06$0.06
Q2 20165$0.88$1.09$0.97
Q3 20165$1.19$1.41$1.27
Q4 20164$0.90$1.22$1.01
Q1 20171$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q2 20171$1.25$1.25$1.25
Q3 20171$1.60$1.60$1.60
Q4 20171$1.15$1.15$1.15
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:0.72%
Dividend Growth:115.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:30.65% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.97% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
17.62% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.92%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.65%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2016David B PasleyInsiderSell280$117.55$32,914.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016David B PasleyInsiderSell138$118.44$16,344.72View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Stanley G BassInsiderSell829$121.07$100,367.03View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016David J GraysonInsiderSell2,025$118.77$240,509.25View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016David P ClementInsiderSell1,255$113.17$142,028.35View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016David B PasleyInsiderSell200$103.27$20,654.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Brock C. Lodge, Jr.InsiderSell749$99.00$74,151.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015David J. GraysoninsiderSell3,614$100.58$363,496.12View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015David P ClementInsiderSell3,000$90.35$271,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Jeffery G LottInsiderSell2,940$91.55$269,157.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Stanley G BassSVPSell1,700$74.09$125,953.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015Stanley G BassSVPSell1,700$72.00$122,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015William K DukeInsiderSell1,700$69.50$118,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Michael R MillsSVPSell4,900$66.12$323,988.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Daniel F SansoneVPSell14,000$63.80$893,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Danny R ShepherdChairmanSell11,000$63.93$703,230.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014J Thomas HillCOOSell5,000$65.99$329,950.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Daniel SansoneCFOSell2,500$60.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Daniel SansoneCFOSell9,500$60.00$570,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014J Wayne HoustonVPSell10,000$60.00$600,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013J Thomas HillCOOSell5,000$59.52$297,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013David ClementsSVPSell1,400$59.00$82,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Stanley G BassSVPSell1,969$51.22$100,852.18View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Lee Styslinger IIIDirectorBuy4,000$47.50$190,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC)
News IconRegulatory Filing: Vulcan Matls Co (VMC) Shareholder Nicholas Investment Partners LP Decreased Stake - Chester News (NYSE:VMC) - October 27 at 10:07 AM
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