Vulcan Materials Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.26 (-0.71 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 04:15 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $176.11
50-Day Range
MA: $169.68
52-Week Range
Now: $176.11
Volume656,159 shs
Average Volume786,702 shs
Market Capitalization$23.36 billion
P/E Ratio38.37
Dividend Yield0.83%
Vulcan Materials Company produces and supplies construction aggregate primarily in the United States. It 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, as well as engages in the asphalt construction paving activity in Alabama, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in Maryland, Texas and Virginia, and Washington D.C. 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$8.24 per share
Book Value$42.48 per share


Net Income$617.66 million


Market Cap$23.36 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Confirmed)


2 ETFs To Own For Q2 (VMC)
April 6, 2021 |  marketbeat.com
Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Hits New 1-Year High at $178.45
April 22, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) PT Raised to $173.00
April 19, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Sets New 12-Month High at $176.66
April 17, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
$0.40 EPS Expected for Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) This Quarter
April 10, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Reaches New 52-Week High at $175.09
March 30, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Vulcan Materials Reaches Analyst Target Price
March 25, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
Why Is Vulcan (VMC) Up 4.2% Since Last Earnings Report?
March 18, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Court decision puts damper on Hill Country quarry
March 16, 2021 |  bizjournals.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.56 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

55th out of 203 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

4th out of 33 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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(As of 04/22/2021 04:15 PM ET)
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Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Vulcan Materials a buy right now?

20 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last year. There are currently 14 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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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 Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Vulcan Materials' earnings call?

Vulcan Materials will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter?

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 15th. The construction company reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.08. The construction company had revenue of $1.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. Vulcan Materials had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.97% and a net margin of 12.55%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.08 earnings per share.
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How has Vulcan Materials' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Vulcan Materials' stock was trading at $117.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VMC stock has increased by 49.8% and is now trading at $176.18.
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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 given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date 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 0.85%. 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 updated its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of 4.80-5.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.95.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $181.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $147.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.5%.
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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 $3.8M)
  • Ms. Suzanne H. Wood, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $1.71M)
  • Mr. Thompson S. Baker II, Chief Operating Officer (Age 63, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Denson N. Franklin III, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57, Pay $1.04M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Stanley G. Bass, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 60, Pay $1.56M)
  • Mr. Randy L. Pigg, VP, Principal Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 48)
  • Mr. Mark D. Warren, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Mitesh B. Shah, VP & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • 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 (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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.51%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.16%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.15%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%), Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. (0.07%) and Leavell Investment Management Inc. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David P Steiner, Fehlberg Barry, Jerry F Perkins Jr, Michael R Mills, Randy L Pigg and Stanley G Bass.
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Which major investors are selling Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Teachers Retirement System, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, BOKF NA, Grandfield & Dodd LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 major investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polaris Wealth Advisory Group LLC, Schwab Charitable Fund, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Fulcrum Asset Management LLP, Scout Investments Inc., DnB Asset Management AS, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., and Leavell Investment Management Inc..
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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 $176.18.

How much money does Vulcan Materials make?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $23.37 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 8,847 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 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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