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 16038.48. Since its IPO date on the 1/5/1988, Vulcan Materials Company, VMC performance year to date is 24.31%. Today Vulcan Materials Company, VMC has gained 0.29%, with a current price of 117.96.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 90.00%. 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 23.16%. The 52-week high is -7.27%, and the 52-week low is 50.20%. The average volume for Vulcan Materials Company, VMC is 417151.
With a target price of 127.82, 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 54.88 and a forward P/E of 24.95. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.46. Vulcan Materials Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.52 and 3.56 respectively. For P/cash, Vulcan Materials Company has a value of 83.58, while it is 142.56 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 117.96, Vulcan Materials Company has a dividend yield of 0.68%. 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 22.30%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 34.62% 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.