Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) : Pennsylvania Trust Co added new position in Vulcan Materials Company during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 31,532 shares of Vulcan Materials Company which is valued at $3,461,268 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 14, 2016 with the SEC.Vulcan Materials Company makes up approximately 0.28% of Pennsylvania Trust Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Reliance Trust Co Of Delaware reduced its stake in VMC by selling 171 shares or 3.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,411 shares of VMC which is valued at $484,195. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.04% of Reliance Trust Co Of Delaware’s portfolio.Legal General Group Plc reduced its stake in VMC by selling 7,784 shares or 1.36% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 566,505 shares of VMC which is valued at $60,451,749. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.06% of Legal General Group Plc’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co boosted its stake in VMC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 780 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,861 shares of Vulcan Materials Company which is valued at $2,119,367. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.06% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings reduced its stake in VMC by selling 2,733 shares or 2.38% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 112,044 shares of VMC which is valued at $12,252,011. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.07% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in VMC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 23,455 additional shares and now holds a total of 60,117 shares of Vulcan Materials Company which is valued at $6,573,794. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.03% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
Vulcan Materials Company opened for trading at $109.66 and hit $110.22 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $109.77, with a gain of 0.92% or 1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,82,327 shares. Company has a market cap of $14,607 M.
On the company’s financial health, Vulcan Materials Company reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.11 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 1, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.01. The company had revenue of $956.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1020.57 million. The company’s revenue was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.35 EPS.
Investors should note that on Oct 14, 2016, Vulcan Materials Company announced a cash dividend of $0.2000. The company’s management has announced Nov 21, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Nov 23, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Dec 9, 2016.
Vulcan Materials Company is a producer of construction aggregates (primarily crushed stone sand and gravel) and a producer of asphalt mix and ready-mixed concrete. The Company operates 335 aggregates facilities. The Company has four segments organized around its principal product lines: Aggregates Concrete Asphalt Mix and Calcium. The Aggregates segment produces and sells aggregates (crushed stone sand and gravel sand and other aggregates) and related products and services (transportation and other). The Company produces and sells ready-mixed concrete in Georgia Maryland New Mexico Texas Virginia Washington D.C. and the Bahamas. The Company produces and sells asphalt mix in Arizona California New Mexico and Texas. The Company’s Calcium segment operates a quarry at Brooksville Florida which provides feedstock for the ground calcium operation.