Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is General Building Materials in the sector of Industrial Goods. Based in USA, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has a market cap of 14807.85. Since its IPO date on the 1/5/1988, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC performance year to date is 12.73%. Today Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has gained -4.32%, with a current price of 106.47.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 88.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 22.50%. Return of assets are at 4.30%, with return on investment at 7.10%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.44. While Total debt/equity is 0.44. With a profit margin of 9.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 27.80%, and operating margin of 18.40%. Vulcan Materials Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 3.1, while the quick ratio is 2.
For the last year Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has seen a EPS growth of 10.70%. A performance for the year of 12.22%. The 52-week high is -16.15%, and the 52-week low is 35.81%. The average volume for Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is 2746300.
With a target price of 127, can Vulcan Materials Company, VMC reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Vulcan Materials Company, VMC. Vulcan Materials Company has a P/E of 39.33 and a forward P/E of 23.95. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.78. Vulcan Materials Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.1 and 3.17 respectively. For P/cash, Vulcan Materials Company has a value of 161.13, while it is 122.38 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 106.47, Vulcan Materials Company has a dividend yield of 0.75%. We see a return on equity of 8.00%.
Looking more long-term Vulcan Materials Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 22.10%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 38.76% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 10.70% for this year and for the last five years a 32.90% growth has been seen.