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: Construction Supplies & Fixtures
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:VMI
  • CUSIP: 92025310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.6 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,590,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $155.09
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $151.42
  • 52 Week Range: $121.05 - $165.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.11
  • P/E Growth: 2.33
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.64 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.36
  • Book Value: $47.11 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.39
  • Annual Dividend: $1.50
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBITDA: $344.67 million
  • Net Margins: 7.02%
  • Return on Equity: 14.95%
  • Return on Assets: 6.33%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.68%
  • Current Ratio: 3.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.66%
  • Average Volume: 109,037 shs.
  • Beta: 0.99
  • Short Ratio: 1.61

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 Wednesday, September 6th. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. View Valmont Industries' Dividend History.

How were Valmont Industries' earnings last quarter?

Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 18th. The company reported $1.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $680.78 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $652.65 million. Valmont Industries had a return on equity of 14.95% and a net margin of 7.02%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.48 EPS. View Valmont Industries' Earnings History.

What guidance has Valmont Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Valmont Industries updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 18th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.90-7.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.09.

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

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Valmont Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $160.00 to $185.00. On average, they expect Valmont Industries' stock price to reach $176.00 in the next twelve months. 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 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. Valmont has also outperformed the industry it belongs to over the last three months." (10/17/2017)
  • 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 are Valmont Industries' key executives?

Valmont Industries' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mogens C. Bay, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Steven G. Kaniewski, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Mark C. Jaksich, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary
  • Barry A. Ruffalo, Executive Vice President
  • Timothy P. Francis, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • Vanessa K. Brown, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • John A. Kehoe, Vice President - Information Technology
  • Kenneth E. Stinson, Lead Independent Director
  • Kaj den Daas, Independent Director
  • Theodor Werner Freye, Independent Director

Who owns Valmont Industries stock?

Valmont Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Shell Asset Management Co. (0.05%), Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI (0.02%) and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.01%). 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 Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI. 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 Shell Asset Management Co. and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC. 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.

What is Valmont Industries' stock price today?

One share of Valmont Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $159.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Valmont Industries (NYSE VMI)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  152 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  162 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  314
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Valmont Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $176.00 (10.34% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Price Target History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Analysts' Ratings History for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/19/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingBuy$185.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$183.00N/AView Rating Details
9/6/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$160.00HighView Rating Details
4/23/2017William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
7/6/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformN/AView Rating Details
4/25/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$118.00 -> $128.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 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
10/18/2017Q3 2017$1.60$1.56$652.65 million$680.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2017Q2 2017$1.96$2.01$668.06 million$712.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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: $6.86
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.08
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$1.50$1.63$1.58
Q2 20173$1.84$1.95$1.91
Q3 20174$1.55$1.68$1.63
Q4 20174$1.69$1.81$1.74
Q1 20182$1.72$1.87$1.80
Q2 20182$2.10$2.33$2.22
Q3 20182$1.87$1.99$1.93
Q4 20182$2.00$2.27$2.14
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Valmont Industries (NYSE:VMI)
Most Recent Dividend:10/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:0.94%
Dividend Growth:16.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:17.90% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.31% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.92% (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: 3.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.63%
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 logoQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Decreased by Boenning Scattergood - October 20 at 3:26 PM logoValmont misses 3Q profit forecasts - October 20 at 9:57 AM logoInvestor Network: Valmont Industries, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - October 20 at 9:57 AM logoEdited Transcript of VMI earnings conference call or presentation 19-Oct-17 1:00pm GMT - October 20 at 9:57 AM logoValmont's (VMI) Q3 Earnings Miss Estimates, Revenues Beat - October 20 at 9:57 AM logoValmont Industries Inc Q3 Profit Advances 6% - October 18 at 9:10 PM logoValmont Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results - October 18 at 9:10 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS - October 18 at 9:08 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance - October 18 at 9:08 PM logoAt $158.95, Is Valmont Industries Inc (VMI) A Buy? - October 18 at 10:22 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.62 Per Share - October 18 at 6:34 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy - October 17 at 2:20 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. : VMI-US: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 16, 2017 - October 17 at 8:53 AM logoReviewing Valmont Industries (VMI) & Its Peers - October 13 at 6:52 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - October 11 at 1:56 AM logoValmont Industries (VMI) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Analysis - October 11 at 12:08 AM logoReviewing Valmont Industries (VMI) and Its Competitors - October 8 at 8:46 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 3 at 2:44 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Valmont Industries (VMI) & Its Competitors - September 27 at 12:34 AM logoFinancial Survey: Valmont Industries (VMI) vs. The Competition - September 20 at 12:16 AM logoValmont Industries (VMI) & Its Rivals Head-To-Head Review - September 16 at 12:24 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VMI-US : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 11:05 AM logo$1.62 Earnings Per Share Expected for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) This Quarter - September 10 at 2:14 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. Forecasted to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.55 Per Share (VMI) - September 8 at 5:40 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - September 8 at 2:44 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Declares $0.38 Quarterly Dividend - September 7 at 11:08 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Seaport Global Securities - September 6 at 8:38 AM logoValmont Industries' (VMI) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Boenning Scattergood - September 5 at 12:20 PM logoValmont Industries (VMI) and Headwaters (HW) Head to Head Contrast - August 25 at 10:06 PM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Reports Sale of Mining Consumables Business - August 25 at 3:29 PM logoValmont to Divest Mining Consumables Business to Moly-Cop - August 25 at 12:25 PM logoWhy Is Valmont (VMI) Down 6% Since the Last Earnings Report? - August 23 at 1:32 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) Upgraded at Boenning Scattergood - August 13 at 5:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to Valmont Industries, Inc. : August 11, 2017 - August 11 at 8:52 PM logoIHS Markit Score downgrades Valmont Industries Inc to 64 out of 100, ranking positively in only one out of three available IHS Markit categories. - August 11 at 3:51 PM logoValmont Industries (VMI) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - August 10 at 8:46 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VMI-US : August 10, 2017 - August 10 at 3:38 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Valmont Industries Inc. - August 10 at 9:25 AM logo Brokerages Expect Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $649.63 Million - August 6 at 7:14 AM logoAnalysts Anticipate 10% Gains Ahead For The Holdings of FXZ - August 6 at 7:08 AM logo$1.64 Earnings Per Share Expected for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) This Quarter - August 4 at 8:26 PM logoFinancial Analysis: Valmont Industries (VMI) vs. Headwaters (HW) - August 1 at 8:30 PM logoValmont Industries, Inc. :VMI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 28, 2017 - July 29 at 8:29 AM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Valmont Industries Reported Better than Expected Sales and Earnings Results - July 25 at 8:18 AM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Raised by Analyst - July 24 at 10:27 AM logoBoenning Scattergood Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) - July 24 at 10:06 AM logoValmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Forecasted to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.67 Per Share - July 24 at 7:12 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI) Cut by Analyst - July 24 at 7:12 AM logoValmont Industries (NYSE:VMI) & Trex (TREX) Head-To-Head Review - July 21 at 8:24 PM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Valmont Industries, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (VMI) - July 21 at 9:04 AM



Valmont Industries (VMI) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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