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Vulcan Materials Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.42 (+0.86 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $167.42
50-Day Range
MA: $159.79
52-Week Range
Now: $167.42
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume825,667 shs
Market Capitalization$22.19 billion
P/E Ratio36.47
Dividend Yield0.87%
Vulcan Materials Company produces and supplies construction materials primarily in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment provides crushed stones, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates; and related products and services that are applied in construction and maintenance of highways, streets, and other public works, as well as in the construction of housing and commercial, industrial, and other nonresidential facilities. The Asphalt Mix segment offers asphalt mix in Alabama, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in California, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C., and the Bahamas. The Calcium segment mines, produces, and sells calcium products for the animal feed, plastics, and water treatment industries. The company was formerly known as Virginia Holdco, Inc. and changed its name to Vulcan Materials Company. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials
Year Founded1909



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.93 billion
Cash Flow$7.84 per share
Book Value$42.48 per share


Net Income$617.66 million


Market Cap$22.19 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.77 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

36th out of 206 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

4th out of 33 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+1.42 (+0.86 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Vulcan Materials a buy right now?

21 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last twelve months. There are currently 14 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Vulcan Materials stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VMC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Vulcan Materials?

Wall Street analysts have given Vulcan Materials a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Vulcan Materials wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Vulcan Materials' next earnings date?

Vulcan Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter?

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 15th. The construction company reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.08. Vulcan Materials had a net margin of 12.55% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.97%. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.08 EPS.
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How has Vulcan Materials' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Vulcan Materials' stock was trading at $117.61 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VMC stock has increased by 42.4% and is now trading at $167.42.
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How often does Vulcan Materials pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 12th. Investors of record on Monday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 26th. This is a boost from Vulcan Materials's previous quarterly dividend of $0.34.
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Is Vulcan Materials a good dividend stock?

Vulcan Materials pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.87%. Vulcan Materials does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Vulcan Materials is 31.49%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Vulcan Materials will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.45% next year. This indicates that Vulcan Materials will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Vulcan Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Vulcan Materials issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 4.80-5.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.95.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Vulcan Materials' stock. Their forecasts range from $106.00 to $181.00. On average, they expect Vulcan Materials' stock price to reach $142.48 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.9%.
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Who are Vulcan Materials' key executives?

Vulcan Materials' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James Thomas Hill, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62, Pay $3.85M)
  • Ms. Suzanne H. Wood, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Thompson S. Baker II, Chief Operating Officer (Age 63, Pay $1.64M)
  • Mr. Stanley G. Bass, Chief Growth Officer (Age 60, Pay $1.6M)
  • Mr. David P. Clement, Sr. VP of Mountain West & Western Divisions (Age 61, Pay $946.15k)
  • Mr. Mark D. Warren, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Mitesh B. Shah, VP & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Denson N. Franklin III, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Ms. Janet F. Kavinoky, VP of External Affairs & Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Larry W. Miller, VP of HR

What is J. Thomas Hill's approval rating as Vulcan Materials' CEO?

62 employees have rated Vulcan Materials CEO J. Thomas Hill on Glassdoor.com. J. Thomas Hill has an approval rating of 93% among Vulcan Materials' employees. This puts J. Thomas Hill in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vulcan Materials own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vulcan Materials investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Endologix (ELGX), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), United Rentals (URI), Athabasca Oil Co. (ATH.TO) (ATH), Allergan (AGN) and Honeywell International (HON).

What is Vulcan Materials' stock symbol?

Vulcan Materials trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VMC."

Who are Vulcan Materials' major shareholders?

Vulcan Materials' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.25%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.71%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.54%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.02%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.59%) and Lazard Asset Management LLC (1.45%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David P Clement, David P Steiner, Fehlberg Barry, Jerry F Perkins Jr, Michael R Mills, Randy L Pigg and Stanley G Bass.
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Which institutional investors are selling Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lazard Asset Management LLC, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Federated Hermes Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FIL Ltd, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Schroder Investment Management Group. Company insiders that have sold Vulcan Materials company stock in the last year include Jerry F Perkins Jr, and Randy L Pigg.
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Which institutional investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Norges Bank, Junto Capital Management LP, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Carlson Capital L P, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Principal Financial Group Inc., and JPMorgan Chase & Co..
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How do I buy shares of Vulcan Materials?

Shares of VMC 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 Vulcan Materials' stock price today?

One share of VMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $167.42.

How much money does Vulcan Materials make?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $22.19 billion and generates $4.93 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $617.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.70 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Vulcan Materials have?

Vulcan Materials employs 9,173 workers across the globe.

When was Vulcan Materials founded?

Vulcan Materials was founded in 1909.

What is Vulcan Materials' official website?

The official website for Vulcan Materials is www.vulcanmaterials.com.

Where are Vulcan Materials' headquarters?

Vulcan Materials is headquartered at 1200 URBAN CENTER DRIVE, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242.

How can I contact Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials' mailing address is 1200 URBAN CENTER DRIVE, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242. The construction company can be reached via phone at 205-298-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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