NYSE:VMC

Vulcan Materials Stock Forecast, Price & News

$179.99
-2.62 (-1.43 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$179.29
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50-Day Range
$165.84
$185.53
52-Week Range
$114.83
$194.17
Volume803,200 shs
Average Volume696,648 shs
Market Capitalization$23.88 billion
P/E Ratio35.02
Dividend Yield0.82%
Beta0.58
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About Vulcan Materials

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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2.21 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

61st out of 215 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

5th out of 35 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Vulcan Materials a buy right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan 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" 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Vulcan Materials wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,560,000 shares, an increase of 33.3% from the May 31st total of 1,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 801,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Vulcan Materials' next earnings date?

Vulcan Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 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 Wednesday, August 4th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter?

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 4th. The construction company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.24. The construction company earned $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.02 billion. Vulcan Materials had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.00% and a net margin of 14.05%. The business's revenue was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.47 EPS.
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How has Vulcan Materials' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Vulcan Materials' stock was trading at $117.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VMC shares have increased by 53.0% and is now trading at $179.99.
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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, July 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 18th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Friday, September 3rd. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 17th.
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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 0.82%. Vulcan Materials does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Vulcan Materials is 31.62%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Vulcan Materials will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.45% 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 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of 4.850-5.300 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.050. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

15 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $139.00 to $220.00. On average, they expect Vulcan Materials' stock price to reach $179.23 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.4%.
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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)
  • 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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.15%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.15%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.13%), Narwhal Capital Management (0.11%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.10%) and Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.09%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David P Steiner, Fehlberg Barry, Jerry F Perkins Jr, 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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Schwab Charitable Fund, Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, and Scout Investments Inc.. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Mcmillion Capital Management Inc., Vancity Investment Management Ltd, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Trust Investment Advisors, Clear Creek Financial Management LLC, Marino Stram & Associates LLC, and IFM Investors Pty Ltd.
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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 $179.99.

How much money does Vulcan Materials make?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $23.88 billion and generates $4.86 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $584.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.68 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Vulcan Materials have?

Vulcan Materials employs 8,431 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 8/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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