Vulcan Materials Company

Building Materials
Basic Materials

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$28.73 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$7.58 billion
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Gross Profit TTM:
$1.56 billion
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Company Profile

Vulcan Materials Company had its IPO on 1988-01-05 under the ticker symbol VMC.

The company operates in the Basic Materials sector and Building Materials industry. Vulcan Materials Company has a staff strength of 11,974 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Vulcan Materials Company opened at $215.27 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $213.53 - $215.95, and closed at $214.77.

This is a -0.84% slip from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 510,645 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Vulcan Materials Company have slipped by -3.66%.

Vulcan Materials Company's Key Ratios

Vulcan Materials Company has a market cap of $28.73 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 3.5787 and a price to sales ratio of 3.3142.

In the last 12-months Vulcan Materials Company’s revenue was $7.58 billion with a gross profit of $1.56 billion and an EBITDA of $1.80 billion. The EBITDA ratio measures Vulcan Materials Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Vulcan Materials Company’s operating margin was 15.75% while its return on assets stood at 5.23% with a return of equity of 10.54%.

In Q2, Vulcan Materials Company’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 64.2% while revenue growth was a positive 8.1%.

Vulcan Materials Company’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $5.5 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 26.0417 and a PEG multiple of 1.4601. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Vulcan Materials Company’s profitability.

Vulcan Materials Company stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 4.0543 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 18.9081. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 3.3142.

Vulcan Materials Company stock pays annual dividends of $1.66 per share, indicating a yield of 0.8% and a payout ratio of 27.7%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$14.33 billion
Total Liabilities
$793.30 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$161 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Vulcan Materials Company ended 2023 with $14.33 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $14.33 billion while shareholder equity stood at $7.20 billion.

Vulcan Materials Company ended 2023 with $1.07 billion in deferred long-term liabilities, $793.30 million in other current liabilities, 132900000.00 in common stock, $4.38 billion in retained earnings and $3.69 billion in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $166.00 million and cash and short-term investments were $166.00 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $500,000 while long-term debt stood at $3.87 billion.

Vulcan Materials Company’s total current assets stands at $2.04 billion while long-term investments were $31.20 million and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $1.16 billion compared to accounts payable of $252.20 million and inventory worth $594.60 million.

In 2023, Vulcan Materials Company's operating cash flow was $-141500000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $161 million.

Comparatively, Vulcan Materials Company paid $0.28 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

Vulcan Materials Company stock is currently trading at $214.77 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $229.3092 and a 52-week low of $229.3092. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $238.48.

Its 50-day moving average was $220.05 and 200-day moving average was $192.15 The short ratio stood at 1.4 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 17.2% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9177.6% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Vulcan Materials Company

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Vulcan Materials Company is VMC

The IPO of Vulcan Materials Company took place on 1988-01-05

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Vulcan Materials Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and supplies construction aggregates primarily in the United States. It operates through four segments: Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment provides crushed stones, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates; and related products and services that are applied in 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 Alabama, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas, as well as engages in the asphalt construction paving activity in Alabama, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in California, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia, and Washington D.C. 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. and changed its name to Vulcan Materials Company. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.


1200 Urban Center Drive, Birmingham, AL, United States, 35242-5014