NYSE:VMI - Valmont Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $112.41 +0.33 (+0.29 %) (As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$112.08Today's Range$111.86 - $113.8052-Week Range$111.55 - $171.55Volume146,327 shsAverage Volume110,558 shsMarket Capitalization$2.52 billionP/E Ratio16.16Dividend Yield1.32%Beta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Valmont Industries, Inc. produces and sells fabricated metal products in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Engineered Support Structures, Utility Support Structures, Coatings, and Irrigation. The Engineered Support Structures segment manufactures and distributes engineered metal, and composite structures and components for the lighting and traffic, wireless communication, and roadway safety industries. This segment produces steel, aluminum, and composite poles, towers, industrial and architectural access systems, and other structures. The Utility Support Structures segment manufactures engineered steel and concrete structures for the utility industry, including on and offshore wind energy, and gas and oil exploration structures. The Coatings segment provides hot-dipped galvanizing, anodizing, powder coating, and e-coating services. The Irrigation segment manufactures agricultural irrigation equipment, and related parts and services under the Valley brand name for the agricultural industry; and tubular products for industrial customers. In addition, the company offers forged steel grinding media for the mining industry. It serves municipalities and government entities, commercial lighting fixtures manufacturing companies, contractors, telecommunication and utility companies, and large farms, as well as the general manufacturing sector. Valmont Industries, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Receive VMI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VMI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fabricated structural metal products Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:VMI Previous Symbol CUSIP92025310 Webwww.valmont.com Phone402-963-1000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65 Current Ratio3.40 Quick Ratio2.40 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.16 Forward P/E Ratio14.85 P/E Growth1.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.75 billion Price / Sales0.90 Cash Flow$10.6248 per share Price / Cash Flow10.58 Book Value$50.95 per share Price / Book2.21 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.97 Net Income$116.24 million Net Margins2.63% Return on Equity14.39% Return on Assets6.29% Miscellaneous Employees10,690 Outstanding Shares22,090,000Market Cap$2.52 billion OptionableOptionable Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI) Frequently Asked Questions 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. View Valmont Industries' Dividend History. How will Valmont Industries' stock buyback program work? Valmont Industries declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Wednesday, October 31st 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 9.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Valmont Industries' earnings last quarter? Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) released its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The industrial products company reported $1.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.04. The industrial products company earned $678.63 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $677.34 million. Valmont Industries had a return on equity of 14.39% and a net margin of 2.63%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.56 earnings per share. View Valmont Industries' Earnings History. When is Valmont Industries' next earnings date? Valmont Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Valmont Industries. What guidance has Valmont Industries issued on next quarter's earnings? Valmont Industries issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.50-7.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $7.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.79 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $7.55-7.65. What price target have analysts set for VMI? 3 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Valmont Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $185.00. On average, they expect Valmont Industries' share price to reach $165.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Valmont Industries. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Valmont Industries? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valmont Industries in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Valmont Industries. Has Valmont Industries been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about VMI stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Valmont Industries earned a news impact score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Valmont Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Valmont Industries include Proto Labs (PRLB), Harsco (HSC), HC2 (HCHC), Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI) and TechPrecision (TPCS). Who are Valmont Industries' key executives? Valmont Industries' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mogens C. Bay, Exec. Chairman (Age 69)Mr. Stephen G. Kaniewski, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46)Mr. Mark C. Jaksich, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)Ms. Vanessa Kay Brown, Sr. VP of HR (Age 65)Mr. John A. Kehoe, Former Sr. VP of Information Technology (Age 48) Who are Valmont Industries' major shareholders? Valmont Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (8.75%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.75%), BlackRock Inc. (8.63%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (6.08%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (3.57%) and Royce & Associates LP (3.18%). Company insiders that own Valmont Industries stock include Clark T Jr Randt, John A Kehoe, Mogens C Bay and Vanessa Kay Brown. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Valmont Industries. Which institutional investors are selling Valmont Industries stock? VMI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Robecosam AG, AQR Capital Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valmont Industries. Which institutional investors are buying Valmont Industries stock? VMI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including King Luther Capital Management Corp, Cambiar Investors LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Rice Hall James & Associates LLC and Royce & Associates LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valmont Industries. How do I buy shares of Valmont Industries? Shares of VMI 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 Valmont Industries' stock price today? One share of VMI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $112.72. How big of a company is Valmont Industries? Valmont Industries has a market capitalization of $2.52 billion and generates $2.75 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $116.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.97 on an earnings per share basis. Valmont Industries employs 10,690 workers across the globe. What is Valmont Industries' official website? The official website for Valmont Industries is http://www.valmont.com. How can I contact Valmont Industries? Valmont Industries' mailing address is ONE VALMONT PLAZA, OMAHA NE, 68154. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 402-963-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Valmont Industries (NYSE VMI)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 242 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 247 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 489MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Valmont Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VMI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VMI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What do investors mean by earnings per share?