Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC)
June 11th, 2019
Amidst falling markets Vulcan Materials Company finished Tuesday’s trading session down 3.39%, a ($4.59) decrease to close on $130.97. Despite the drop in price it hit a new 52 week high of $136.45.
VMC was outperformed by the rest of the Materials sector which went down only -0.07%.
Vulcan Materials Company is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 262 stocks that slumped today. Weighted by market cap, VMC represents about 0.07% of the S&P 500.
Forecasts from 17 analysts suggest that Vulcan Materials Company might rise somewhat (8.60%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $102.85.
The market sectors were mixed Tuesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Consumer Staples saw the biggest increase of the day (0.41%), while the Industrials sector saw the biggest drop (-0.90%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 23.75%.
Industrials and Utilities both saw turn-arounds from their five day positive performances with Industrials dropping -0.90%.
- Consumer Staples, up 0.41%.
- Consumer Discretionary, up 0.33%.
- Communication Services, up 0.29%.
- Real Estate, up 0.18%.
- Energy, up 0.12%.
- Information Technology, up 0.02%.
- Financials, stayed even 0.00%.
- Materials, down -0.07%.
- Healthcare, down -0.25%.
- Utilities, down -0.69%.
- Industrials, down -0.90%.
Vulcan Materials Company Info
Vulcan Materials Company produces and supplies construction materials primarily in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment provides crushed stones, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates; and related products and services that are applied in construction and maintenance of highways, streets, and other public works, as well as in the construction of housing and commercial, industrial, and other nonresidential facilities. The Asphalt Mix segment offers asphalt mix in Alabama, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in California, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C., and the Bahamas. The Calcium segment mines, produces, and sells calcium products for the animal feed, plastics, and water treatment industries. The company was formerly known as Virginia Holdco, Inc. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.
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