Valmont Industries Company Profile (NYSE:VMI)

About Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)

Valmont Industries logoValmont Industries, Inc. is a producer of fabricated metal products, and steel, aluminum and composite pole, tower and other structures, and mechanized irrigation systems. The Company's segments are Engineered Support Structures (ESS); Utility Support Structures; Energy and Mining; Coatings; Irrigation, and Other. The ESS segment manufactures steel, aluminum, and composite poles and structures. The Utility Support Structures Segment manufactures steel and concrete pole structures for electrical transmission, substation and distribution applications. The Energy and Mining Segment produces access systems, which are engineered structures and components that allow people to move safely in an industrial, infrastructure or commercial facility. The Coatings Segment consists of galvanizing, anodizing and powder coating services on a global basis. The Irrigation Segment manufactures and distributes mechanical irrigation equipment and related service parts under the Valley brand name.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Metal Fabrication
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:VMI
  • CUSIP: 92025310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.3 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,584,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $151.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $148.20
  • 52 Week Range: $120.65 - $165.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.42
  • P/E Growth: 2.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.56 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.29
  • Book Value: $44.40 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.29
  • Annual Dividend: $1.50
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBIDTA: $337.47 million
  • Net Margins: 2.93%
  • Return on Equity: 14.27%
  • Return on Assets: 5.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.75%
  • Current Ratio: 3.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.49%
  • Average Volume: 163,252 shs.
  • Beta: 0.98
  • Short Ratio: 2.22

Frequently Asked Questions for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)

What is Valmont Industries' stock symbol?

Valmont Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VMI."

How often does Valmont Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valmont Industries?

Valmont Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, April 14th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. View Valmont Industries' Dividend History.

How were Valmont Industries' earnings last quarter?

Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company reported $1.72 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.08. The firm earned $637.47 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $626.02 million. Valmont Industries had a net margin of 2.93% and a return on equity of 14.27%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.45 earnings per share. View Valmont Industries' Earnings History.

When will Valmont Industries make its next earnings announcement?

Valmont Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Valmont Industries.

Where is Valmont Industries' stock going? Where will Valmont Industries' stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Valmont Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $170.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate Valmont Industries' share price to reach $170.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Valmont Industries.

What are analysts saying about Valmont Industries stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Valmont Industries stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Valmont’s adjusted earnings and sales for first-quarter 2017 topped the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate. Valmont is pursuing an aggressive acquisition strategy and capacity expansion plan to boost growth. The company is also looking to improve its overall cost structure through restructuring actions, which should lend support to its earnings in 2017. However, Valmont has underperformed the Zacks categorized 'Steel-Pipes and Tubes' industry over a year." (5/12/2017)
  • 2. Stifel Nicolaus analysts commented, "Valmont reported 4Q16 revenue of $674.6 million (Stifel $637.5 million, Street $630.7 million) and adjusted EPS of $1.61 (Stifel $1.49, Street $1.45). Adjusted EPS excludes the benefits of a removal of a contingent liability and an increase in deferred tax assets related to a legal entity reorganization. Results vs. our estimates included a $0.05 beat at the operating income line, $0.06 from favorable tax, and a $0.01 benefit from other income." (2/23/2017)

Who are some of Valmont Industries' key competitors?

Who owns Valmont Industries stock?

Valmont Industries' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.88%), BlackRock Inc. (7.81%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (6.10%), Royce & Associates LP (3.40%), State Street Corp (2.62%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.27%). Company insiders that own Valmont Industries stock include Clark T Jr Randt and Mogens C Bay. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Valmont Industries.

Who sold Valmont Industries stock? Who is selling Valmont Industries stock?

Valmont Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Makaira Partners LLC, Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Impax Asset Management LTD, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Valmont Industries stock in the last year include Clark T Jr Randt and Mogens C Bay. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valmont Industries.

Who bought Valmont Industries stock? Who is buying Valmont Industries stock?

Valmont Industries' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Morgan Stanley, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valmont Industries.

How do I buy Valmont Industries stock?

Shares of Valmont Industries can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Valmont Industries stock cost?

One share of Valmont Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $145.90.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $170.00 (16.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/23/2017William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
4/23/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$167.00 -> $170.00LowView Rating Details
7/6/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperformN/AView Rating Details
4/25/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$118.00 -> $128.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Earnings by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/19/2017Q1 2017$1.64$1.72$626.02 million$637.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416$1.45$1.61$630.67 million$674.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$1.49$1.48$625.90 million$610.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$1.73$1.85$648.54 million$640.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$1.25$1.49$618.55 million$596.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$1.39$1.35$671.09 million$633.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.36$1.39$661.61 million$632.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$1.70$1.61$734.78 million$682.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$1.49$1.28$715.36 million$670.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$1.65$1.66$784.10 million$763.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$2.18$1.92$795.30 million$765.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$2.38$2.38$856.93 million$842.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$2.15$2.20$793.75 million$751.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$2.66$2.66$842.93 million$827.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$2.46$2.41$805.15 million$778.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$2.92$3.33$884.58 million$878.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$2.52$2.89$822.23 million$819.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q4 2012$2.21$2.43$794.02 million$815.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$2.05$2.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$2.15$2.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$1.53$1.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$1.66$1.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.95
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.90
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$1.50$1.63$1.58
Q2 20173$1.84$1.95$1.91
Q3 20173$1.65$1.67$1.66
Q4 20173$1.76$1.85$1.81
Q1 20181$1.88$1.88$1.88
Q2 20181$2.01$2.01$2.01
Q3 20181$1.89$1.89$1.89
Q4 20181$2.12$2.12$2.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Most Recent Dividend:4/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:1.03%
Dividend Growth:16.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:46.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.19% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.94% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)

Dividend History by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.78%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017Clark T Jr. RandtDirectorSell1,000$155.30$155,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017Mogens C BayChairmanSell50,000$159.49$7,974,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Clark T Jr. RandtDirectorSell381$130.10$49,568.10View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Walter PaskoVPSell1,771$145.81$258,229.51View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Mark JaksichVPSell7,500$145.83$1,093,725.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Brian J DesigioVPSell6,700$151.76$1,016,792.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Terry McclainCFOSell20,000$126.65$2,533,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Latest Headlines for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
DateHeadline logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) to Post $1.93 EPS - May 24 at 1:28 PM logoZinc Prices to Rocket as China and India Scramble for Supplies - May 23 at 8:20 AM logoWhy Is Valmont (VMI) Down 5.7% Since the Last Earnings Report? - May 22 at 7:36 PM logoValmont Industries: A Correction Would Provide An Opportunity - May 19 at 1:39 PM logoETFs with exposure to Valmont Industries, Inc. : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 1:39 PM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Valmont Industries, Inc.'s FY2020 Earnings (VMI) - May 12 at 6:56 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - May 12 at 12:26 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - May 11 at 11:56 AM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.11 - May 4 at 4:46 PM logoETFs with exposure to Valmont Industries, Inc. : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 6:51 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $665.24 Million - May 3 at 3:16 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. :VMI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 6:37 PM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.34 - May 1 at 3:12 PM logo$1.93 Earnings Per Share Expected for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) This Quarter - May 1 at 1:50 PM logoAnalysts Set Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) PT at $159.00 - April 28 at 1:03 AM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.04 - April 27 at 11:59 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - April 25 at 1:36 PM logoValmont Coatings Wins 5 Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards - April 24 at 6:55 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - April 24 at 2:14 PM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Valmont Industries (VMI) Stock Price - April 24 at 10:24 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VMI-US : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 9:14 AM logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Issued By Gabelli - April 24 at 8:50 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Forecasted to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $1.93 Per Share - April 24 at 7:39 AM logoResearch Analysts Issue Forecasts for Valmont Industries, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (VMI) - April 24 at 7:39 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Given "Market Perform" Rating at William Blair - April 23 at 10:26 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Price Target Raised to $170.00 - April 23 at 7:24 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $1.88 Per Share, Boenning Scattergood Forecasts (VMI) - April 21 at 3:45 PM logoValmont Industries' (VMI) CEO Mogens Bay on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 21 at 8:29 AM logoEdited Transcript of VMI earnings conference call or presentation 20-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT - April 21 at 12:41 AM logoPositive News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Valmont Industries (VMI) Share Price - April 20 at 3:10 PM logoValmont Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - April 20 at 1:55 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.08 EPS - April 19 at 9:05 PM logoValmont Industries Inc Q1 Earnings Rise 18% - April 19 at 8:54 PM logoValmont beats Street 1Q forecasts - April 19 at 5:55 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:VMI) : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 7:20 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Upgraded to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus - April 17 at 8:31 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) to Release Earnings on Wednesday - April 17 at 7:58 AM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.10 - April 16 at 9:51 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VMI-US : April 13, 2017 - April 13 at 8:42 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $623.81 Million - April 12 at 12:39 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call - April 12 at 11:01 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. : VMI-US: Dividend Analysis : March 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 11:01 AM logo$1.62 Earnings Per Share Expected for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) This Quarter - April 10 at 8:10 AM logoBacking Off The Bull Case For Valmont Industries - March 27 at 7:48 PM logoValmont (VMI) Down 3.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound ... - Nasdaq - March 24 at 3:30 PM logoValmont (VMI) Down 3.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? - March 24 at 3:30 PM logoValmont Unit to Distribute Trimble Irrigation Solution - Yahoo Finance - Yahoo Finance - March 23 at 6:57 AM logoValley Irrigation to Distribute Trimble Irrigation Solution - March 21 at 9:38 AM logoVALMONT INDUSTRIES INC Financials - March 7 at 8:57 PM logoValmont Board Declares Quarterly Dividend - March 7 at 8:22 AM



Valmont Industries (VMI) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

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