NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $129.67 -0.28 (-0.22 %) (As of 05/20/2019 02:21 PM ET)Previous Close$129.95Today's Range$128.72 - $130.3652-Week Range$82.52 - $133.59Volume14,713 shsAverage Volume1.10 million shsMarket Capitalization$17.13 billionP/E Ratio32.05Dividend Yield0.95%Beta0.94 ProfileAnalyst 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 Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:VMC Previous Symbol CUSIP92916010 CIK1396009 Webwww.vulcanmaterials.com Phone205-298-3000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61 Current Ratio1.64 Quick Ratio0.99Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio32.05 Forward P/E Ratio26.90 P/E Growth1.54 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.38 billion Price / Sales3.91 Cash Flow$6.7117 per share Price / Cash Flow19.32 Book Value$39.50 per share Price / Book3.28Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.05 Net Income$515.80 million Net Margins11.63% Return on Equity10.60% Return on Assets5.48%Miscellaneous Employees8,373 Outstanding Shares132,090,000Market Cap$17.13 billion Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (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 Friday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 24th will be given a dividend of $0.31 per share on Friday, June 7th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 23rd. View Vulcan Materials' Dividend History. How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter? Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 2nd. The construction company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.13. The construction company had revenue of $996.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $915.68 million. Vulcan Materials had a net margin of 11.63% and a return on equity of 10.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.44 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 30th 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, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.55-5.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.78. What price target have analysts set for VMC? 13 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their predictions range from $97.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $122.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Vulcan Materials. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vulcan Materials? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings, 9 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? Media coverage about VMC stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vulcan Materials include Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), Teck Resources (TECK), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Mdu Resources Group (MDU), Summit Materials (SUM), Compass Minerals International (CMP), U.S. Silica (SLCA), LYNAS CORP LTD/S (LYSDY), Hecla Mining (HL), United States Lime & Minerals (USLM), Intrepid Potash (IPI), Ciner Resources (CINR), Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP), Smart Sand (SND) and PIEDMONT LITHIU/S (PLLL). 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), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Micron Technology (MU), United Rentals (URI), Allergan (AGN), NIC (EGOV) and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW). 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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (3.32%), Egerton Capital UK LLP (3.21%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.75%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.31%) and Morgan Stanley (2.25%). 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 major investors are selling Vulcan Materials stock? VMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Morgan Stanley, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Eminence Capital LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, SEI Investments Co, Jennison Associates LLC and Victory Capital Management Inc.. 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 major investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock? VMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Egerton Capital UK LLP, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Principal Financial Group Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. 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 $129.82. How big of a company is Vulcan Materials? Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $17.15 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 8,373 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: 468 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 395 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 863MarketBeat'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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