NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$91.89 -0.95 (-1.02 %)
(As of 10/22/2018 10:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$92.84
Today's Range$91.89 - $94.11
52-Week Range$92.79 - $141.20
Volume8,736 shs
Average Volume1.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.28 billion
P/E Ratio30.69
Dividend Yield1.21%
Beta0.93
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials
SectorConstruction
SymbolNYSE:VMC
CUSIP92916010
Phone205-298-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55
Current Ratio1.46
Quick Ratio0.96

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio30.69
Forward P/E Ratio22.63
P/E Growth1.07

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.89 billion
Price / Sales3.12
Cash Flow$5.3549 per share
Price / Cash17.16
Book Value$37.56 per share
Price / Book2.45

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.04
Net Income$601.18 million
Net Margins15.72%
Return on Equity9.46%
Return on Assets4.84%

Miscellaneous

Employees7,900
Outstanding Shares132,270,000
Market Cap$12.28 billion

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. Shareholders 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 1.22%. 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, July, 31st. The construction company reported $1.23 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.14. The construction company had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.15 billion. Vulcan Materials had a net margin of 15.72% and a return on equity of 9.46%. The company's revenue was up 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.89 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 Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vulcan Materials.

How can I listen to Vulcan Materials' earnings call?

Vulcan Materials will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 30th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8882081711.

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

Vulcan Materials updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.00-4.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.47.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

9 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $124.4444 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vulcan Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vulcan Materials?

9 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 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vulcan Materials.

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. 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Selz Capital LLC (0.11%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.10%), Howard Capital Management (0.09%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%), Bright Rock Capital Management LLC (0.04%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.04%). 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 major investors are selling Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC, Selz Capital LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC, Strs Ohio, Webster Bank N. A., Appleton Partners Inc. MA and Atria Investments LLC. 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 major investors are buying Vulcan Materials stock?

VMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, Centre Asset Management LLC, United Capital Management of KS Inc., Aurora Investment Counsel, First Hawaiian Bank, Scout Investments Inc., BB&T Corp and ACG Wealth. 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 $91.89.

How big of a company is Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $12.28 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  406 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  342 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  748
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 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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