Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15644.1. It is in the General Building Materials industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 42.88, a forward P/E of 24.73 and EPS of 2.71. At a stock price of 116.08 (-1.26%) it has a dividend yield of 0.69%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 32.90%, more recently this last year it has grown by 10.70%. The next year growth is going to be about 37.30% and more long-term 22.25% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 153.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 6.90%.
For performance, Vulcan Materials Company the past week has seen a gain of -0.36%. For the last month performance for Vulcan Materials Company is -8.40%. While the last quarter is -1.56% and half year, 18.22%. Finally for the year, performance is 27.54%.
The 52-week high for Vulcan Materials Company, is at -8.59%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 48.07%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.45% and 9.19% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.19%, and for the month it is 2.18%. Vulcan Materials Company, has a target price of 129.09.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.44, and for total debt/equity Vulcan Materials Company has 0.44. The gross margin is 27.80%, while operating margin is 18.40%, the profit margin is 9.90%. The current ratio is 3.1 and the quick ratio is 2.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 88.60%. Vulcan Materials Company has a payout ratio of 22.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 134.77. The shares float is 132.58, with the float short at 1.80%, with short ratio coming to 2.45.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Vulcan Materials Company, get 4.30%, with its returns on investment at 7.10%. Return on equity is 8.00%. So will the investors see the target price of 129.09, reached soon?
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