Vulcan Materials (VMC) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on Vulcan Materials (VMC) Stock as of April 29, 2017

Previous Closing Price $122.80 is above 50 day moving average of $118.37
Previous Closing Price $122.80 is above 200 day moving average of $121.94
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is great than 1
The Stock pays a dividend of 0.83%
The closing price $122.80 is less than 12.31% away from its one year target price of $137.92
Current Short Ratio 1.85 is great than 1
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Vulcan Materials (VMC) Stock Profile Summary

Vulcan Materials Company engages in the production and sale of construction aggregates for the infrastructure industry primarily in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Aggregates, Asphalt Mix and Concrete, and Cement. The Aggregates segment produces construction aggregates, including crushed stone, sand and gravel, and recycled concrete. Its aggregates are used in public and private sector construction projects, including highways, water and sewer systems, industrial manufacturing facilities, and residential and nonresidential buildings, as well as railroad track ballast. The Asphalt mix and Concrete segment produces and sells asphalt mix and ready-mixed concrete; and other concrete products, such as block, prestressed, and precast beams, as well as resells purchased building materials related to the use of ready-mixed concrete and concrete block. The Cement segment provides Portland and masonry cement in bulk form and bags to the concrete products industry. It also mines, produces, and sells calcium products for the animal feed, paint, plastics, and joint compound industries. In addition, this segment imports cement, clinker, and slag to resell, as well as to blend, bag, or reprocess into specialty cements. The company was formerly known as Virginia Holdco, Inc. and changed its name to Vulcan Materials Company in November 2007. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Vulcan Materials (VMC) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of April 29, 2017

Stock ExchangeNYQ
Market Capitalization$16.00B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)759,330 (1,537,340)
Current Year EPS Estimate$3.97
Next Year EPS Estimate$5.34
Previous Closing Price$122.80
50 Day Price Moving Average$118.37
200 Day Price Moving Average$121.94
Dividend Yield0.83%
1 yr Target Price$137.92
Ex-Dividend Date2/22/2017
PEG Ratio1.43
Short Ratio1.85

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FundCategoryVMC Holding Percentage
AMG Managers Brandywine Advs Mid Cap GrMid-Cap Growth2.69%
Rx Dynamic Growth AdvisorLarge Growth5.73%
Rx Dynamic Growth InstitutionalLarge Growth5.73%
Huntington Situs AMid-Cap Growth1.95%
Huntington Situs InstlMid-Cap Growth1.95%
American Indep Stock ALarge Growth5.73%

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