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NYSE:VMCVulcan Materials Stock Price, Forecast & News

$110.37
-1.14 (-1.02 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$109.74
Now: $110.37
$113.11
50-Day Range
$93.05
MA: $105.34
$116.65
52-Week Range
$65.56
Now: $110.37
$152.49
Volume1.11 million shs
Average Volume1.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.62 billion
P/E Ratio23.94
Dividend Yield1.22%
Beta0.85
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.07 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryConstruction Materials
SectorConstruction
CUSIP92916010
Phone205-298-3000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.93 billion
Cash Flow$7.97 per share
Book Value$42.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$617.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,173
Market Cap$14.62 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vulcan Materials' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vulcan Materials' stock was trading at $117.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VMC shares have decreased by 6.2% and is now trading at $110.37. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vulcan Materials?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vulcan Materials in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Vulcan Materials.

When is Vulcan Materials' next earnings date?

Vulcan Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Vulcan Materials.

How were Vulcan Materials' earnings last quarter?

Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 6th. The construction company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.04. The construction company earned $1.05 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.01 billion. Vulcan Materials had a return on equity of 11.38% and a net margin of 12.34%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.46 EPS. View Vulcan Materials' earnings history.

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

Vulcan Materials declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, June 5th. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 21st. View Vulcan Materials' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for VMC?

20 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Vulcan Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $106.00 to $165.00. On average, they expect Vulcan Materials' share price to reach $135.89 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Vulcan Materials.

Has Vulcan Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about VMC stock has been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Vulcan Materials earned a daily sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutVulcan Materials.

Are investors shorting Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,340,000 shares, an increase of 10.9% from the April 30th total of 2,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,640,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Vulcan Materials' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Vulcan Materials' key competitors?

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), Micron Technology (MU), Athabasca Oil (ATH), United Rentals (URI), Allergan (AGN), NIC (EGOV) and Zoetis (ZTS).

Who are Vulcan Materials' key executives?

Vulcan Materials' management team includes the following 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)

What is Vulcan Materials' stock symbol?

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

Who are Vulcan Materials' major shareholders?

Vulcan Materials' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.57%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.48%), State Street Corp (4.04%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.52%), Capital World Investors (2.53%) and Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.08%). Company insiders that own Vulcan Materials stock include David P Clement, David P Steiner, Fehlberg Barry, J Thomas Hill, John R Mcpherson, Michael R Mills, Randy L Pigg 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 Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Bluestein R H & Co., State Street Corp, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Vulcan Materials company stock in the last year include Michael R Mills, Randy L Pigg, and Stanley G Bass. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Capital World Investors, Invesco Ltd., Principal Financial Group Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Eminence Capital LP, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, and London Co. of Virginia. Company insiders that have bought Vulcan Materials stock in the last two years include David P Steiner, and J Thomas Hill. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vulcan Materials' stock price today?

One share of VMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $110.37.

How big of a company is Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials has a market capitalization of $14.62 billion and generates $4.93 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $617.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.70 on an earnings per share basis. Vulcan Materials employs 9,173 workers across the globe.

What is Vulcan Materials' official website?

The official website for Vulcan Materials is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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