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 16688.26. Since its IPO date on the 1/5/1988, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC performance year to date is 33.76%. Today Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has gained 0.54%, with a current price of 126.81.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 89.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 25.10%. Return of assets are at 4.50%, 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 10.40%, this is combined with a gross margin of 28.40%, and operating margin of 19.00%. Vulcan Materials Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 3, 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 23.72%. The 52-week high is -8.09%, and the 52-week low is 62.00%. The average volume for Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is 222087.
With a target price of 128.27, 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 44.51 and a forward P/E of 29.33. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.07. Vulcan Materials Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.67 and 3.73 respectively. For P/cash, Vulcan Materials Company has a value of 123.25, while it is 148.47 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 126.81, Vulcan Materials Company has a dividend yield of 0.63%. We see a return on equity of 8.30%.
Looking more long-term Vulcan Materials Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 21.45%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 42.71% 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.