NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $101.43 +0.07 (+0.07 %) (As of 12/10/2018 03:55 PM ET)Previous Close$101.36Today's Range$99.62 - $102.4352-Week Range$82.52 - $141.20Volume62,340 shsAverage Volume1.05 million shsMarket Capitalization$13.38 billionP/E Ratio33.28Dividend Yield1.11%Beta0.98 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 Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:VMC Previous Symbol CUSIP92916010 Webwww.vulcanmaterials.com Phone205-298-3000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio1.70 Quick Ratio1.11 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio33.28 Forward P/E Ratio25.55 P/E Growth1.02 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.89 billion Price / Sales3.44 Cash Flow$5.4154 per share Price / Cash Flow18.73 Book Value$37.56 per share Price / Book2.70 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.04 Net Income$601.18 million Net Margins16.84% Return on Equity10.20% Return on Assets5.29% Miscellaneous Employees7,900 Outstanding Shares132,050,000Market Cap$13.38 billion 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 12th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 21st will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 20th. View Vulcan Materials' Dividend History. How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter? Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The construction company reported $1.40 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.40. The construction company had revenue of $1.24 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.23 billion. Vulcan Materials had a return on equity of 10.20% and a net margin of 16.84%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.04 earnings per share. View Vulcan Materials' Earnings History. When is Vulcan Materials' next earnings date? Vulcan Materials is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vulcan Materials. What guidance has Vulcan Materials issued on next quarter's earnings? Vulcan Materials updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.85-3.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.07. What price target have analysts set for VMC? 10 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Vulcan Materials' stock. Their predictions range from $97.00 to $145.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $123.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vulcan Materials. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vulcan Materials? 10 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 and 8 buy ratings 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 articles about VMC stock have trended very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vulcan Materials earned a news sentiment score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vulcan Materials include Teck Resources (TECK), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), MDU Resources Group (MDU), Compass Minerals International (CMP), Summit Materials (SUM), Hecla Mining (HL), U.S. Silica (SLCA), LYNAS CORP LTD/S (LYSDY), Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP), Ciner Resources (CINR), United States Lime & Minerals (USLM), Intrepid Potash (IPI), Smart Sand (SND) and Emerge Energy Services (EMES). Who are Vulcan Materials' key executives? Vulcan Materials' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James Thomas Hill, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 59)Mr. Michael R. Mills, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58)Mr. Stanley G. Bass, Chief Growth Officer (Age 57)Mr. Thompson S. Baker II, Sr. VP (Age 60)Mr. John Ransey McPherson, Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 50) Who are Vulcan Materials' major shareholders? Vulcan Materials' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.58%), BlackRock Inc. (7.58%), Morgan Stanley (4.86%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.65%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.82%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.78%). 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 American Century Companies Inc., Bamco Inc. NY, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, BlackRock Inc., Teachers Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Alliancebernstein L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Vulcan Materials company stock in the last year include 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Scopus Asset Management L.P., Klingenstein Fields & Co. LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 $101.80. How big of a company is Vulcan Materials? Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $13.38 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. 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: 421 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 356 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 777MarketBeat'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 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Benefits of Index Funds?