NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $113.97 +1.38 (+1.23 %) (As of 03/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$112.59Today's Range$112.54 - $114.2852-Week Range$82.52 - $133.59Volume898,380 shsAverage Volume1.26 million shsMarket Capitalization$15.02 billionP/E Ratio28.14Dividend Yield1.10%Beta0.92 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vulcan 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. Receive VMC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VMC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry N/A Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:VMC Previous Symbol CUSIP92916010 CIK1396009 Webwww.vulcanmaterials.com Phone205-298-3000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.53 Current Ratio1.79 Quick Ratio1.08Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio28.14 Forward P/E Ratio23.84 P/E Growth1.6 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.38 billion Price / Sales3.43 Cash Flow$6.8739 per share Price / Cash Flow16.58 Book Value$39.40 per share Price / Book2.89Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.05 Net Income$515.80 million Net Margins11.77% Return on Equity10.71% Return on Assets5.57%Miscellaneous Employees7,900 Outstanding Shares131,831,000Market Cap$15.02 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 Monday, February 11th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Friday, March 8th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.09%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. This is a positive change from Vulcan Materials's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. View Vulcan Materials' Dividend History. How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter? Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) issued its earnings results on Thursday, February, 14th. The construction company reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.10. The construction company had revenue of $1.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.08 billion. Vulcan Materials had a net margin of 11.77% and a return on equity of 10.71%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 11.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.74 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 Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vulcan Materials. What guidance has Vulcan Materials issued on next quarter's earnings? Vulcan Materials updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.55-5.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.85. What price target have analysts set for VMC? 11 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $121.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vulcan Materials. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vulcan Materials? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating, 8 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vulcan Materials. Has Vulcan Materials been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about VMC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vulcan Materials earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vulcan Materials include VINCI S A/ADR (VCISY), Sherwin-Williams (SHW), Lafargeholcim (HCMLY), CRH (CRH), ATLANTIA SPA/ADR (ATASY), Weyerhaeuser (WY), FERROVIAL S A/ADR (FRRVY), Lennar (LEN), D. R. Horton (DHI), HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR (HDELY), Rollins (ROL), Lennar (LEN.B), Nippon Paint (NPCPF), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) and Masco (MAS). 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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), United Rentals (URI), Endologix (ELGX) and Allergan (AGN). Who are Vulcan Materials' key executives? Vulcan Materials' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James Thomas Hill, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)Mr. Michael R. Mills, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 59)Mr. Stanley G. Bass, Chief Growth Officer (Age 58)Mr. Thompson S. Baker II, Sr. VP (Age 61)Ms. Suzanne H. Wood, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 58) Who are Vulcan Materials' major shareholders? Vulcan Materials' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.47%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.11%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.48%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.79%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.25%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.21%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David B Pasley, David P Clement, Ejaz A Khan, J Thomas Hill, 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 BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Westpac Banking Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Howard Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold Vulcan Materials company stock in the last year include David P Clement, John R Mcpherson and Stanley G Bass. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vulcan Materials. Which institutional investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock? VMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, FMR LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Principal Financial Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC. 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 $113.97. How big of a company is Vulcan Materials? Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $15.02 billion and generates $4.38 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $515.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.05 on an earnings per share basis. Vulcan Materials employs 7,900 workers across the globe. What is Vulcan Materials' official website? The official website for Vulcan Materials is http://www.vulcanmaterials.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 448 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 377 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 825MarketBeat'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. 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