NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$124.55 +0.12 (+0.10 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 03:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$124.33
Today's Range$123.52 - $124.92
52-Week Range$108.17 - $141.20
Volume47,095 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.34 billion
P/E Ratio40.89
Dividend Yield0.91%
Vulcan Materials logoVulcan Materials Company produces and supplies construction aggregates, asphalt mix, and ready-mixed concrete primarily in the United States. It operates through four segments: Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment provides crushed stone, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates; and related products and services for use in the 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 Arizona, California, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in California, Georgia, 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. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.56
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio1.05


Trailing P/E Ratio40.89
Forward P/E Ratio27.99
P/E Growth1.32

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.89 billion
Price / Sales4.23
Cash Flow$5.4508 per share
Price / Cash22.85
Book Value$37.56 per share
Price / Book3.32


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.04
Net Income$601.18 million
Net Margins15.40%
Return on Equity8.76%
Return on Assets4.39%


Outstanding Shares132,180,000
Market Cap$16,344.73

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Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vulcan Materials' stock symbol?

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

How often does Vulcan Materials pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 13th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, September 7th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 21st. View Vulcan Materials' Dividend History.

How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter?

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The construction company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.22. The construction company had revenue of $854 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $817.85 million. Vulcan Materials had a return on equity of 8.76% and a net margin of 15.40%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.34 EPS. View Vulcan Materials' Earnings History.

When is Vulcan Materials' next earnings date?

Vulcan Materials is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vulcan Materials.

What guidance has Vulcan Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Vulcan Materials issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.00-4.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.27.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their predictions range from $129.00 to $154.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' stock price to reach $140.5714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Vulcan Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vulcan Materials?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors?

Who are Vulcan Materials' key executives?

Vulcan Materials' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Thomas Hill, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 59)
  • Mr. John Ransey McPherson, Chief Financial & Strategy Officer and Exec. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael R. Mills, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Stanley G. Bass, Chief Growth Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. David P. Clement, Pres of Central Division (Age 58)

Has Vulcan Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VMC stock have trended positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vulcan Materials earned a coverage optimism score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the construction company an impact score of 45.70 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Vulcan Materials' major shareholders?

Vulcan Materials' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fred Alger Management Inc. (2.00%), Selz Capital LLC (0.12%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.10%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.10%), Howard Capital Management (0.09%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David B Pasley, David J Grayson, David P Clement, Ejaz A Khan, Jerry F Perkins Jr, John R Mcpherson, Michael R Mills and Stanley G Bass. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vulcan Materials.

Which institutional investors are selling Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Scout Investments Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Exane Derivatives. Company insiders that have sold Vulcan Materials company stock in the last year include David B Pasley, David P Clement, John R Mcpherson, Michael R Mills and Stanley G Bass. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vulcan Materials.

Which institutional investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fred Alger Management Inc., Selz Capital LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, DnB Asset Management AS, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Home Federal Bank of Tennessee. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vulcan Materials.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vulcan Materials' stock price today?

One share of VMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $124.42.

How big of a company is Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $16.34 billion and generates $3.89 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $601.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.04 on an earnings per share basis. Vulcan Materials employs 7,900 workers across the globe.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vulcan Materials (NYSE VMC)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  355 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  293 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  648
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vulcan Materials and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VMC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VMC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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