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 16529.13. Since its IPO date on the 1/5/1988, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC performance year to date is 30.65%. Today Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has gained 1.48%, with a current price of 123.61.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 89.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 23.90%. Return of assets are at 3.40%, 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 0.45. While Total debt/equity is 0.45. With a profit margin of 7.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 26.60%, and operating margin of 17.00%. Vulcan Materials Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 2.8, while the quick ratio is 1.9.
For the last year Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has seen a EPS growth of 10.70%. A performance for the year of 44.71%. The 52-week high is 1.11%, and the 52-week low is 57.40%. The average volume for Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is 1323819.
With a target price of 125.17, 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 57.68 and a forward P/E of 26.31. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.64. Vulcan Materials Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.66 and 3.74 respectively. For P/cash, Vulcan Materials Company has a value of 86.13, while it is 146.93 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 123.61, Vulcan Materials Company has a dividend yield of 0.65%. We see a return on equity of 6.40%.
Looking more long-term Vulcan Materials Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 21.85%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 34.07% 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.