NYSE:VMC - Vulcan Materials Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $183.92
  • Forecasted Upside: 4.47 %
  • Number of Analysts: 14
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 10 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for VMC

Analyst Price Target is $183.92
▲ +4.47% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 14 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last 3 months. The average price target is $183.92, with a high forecast of $220.00 and a low forecast of $139.00. The average price target represents a 4.47% upside from the last price of $176.06.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 14 investment analysts is to hold stock in Vulcan Materials. This rating has held steady since October 2019, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/27/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetHold$190.00 ➝ $205.00Low
8/9/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$186.00 ➝ $193.00High
7/13/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$185.00 ➝ $186.00Low
6/25/2021Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $207.00High
5/26/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$180.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$173.00 ➝ $185.00Low
5/6/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price Target$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
5/6/2021TruistBoost Price Target$200.00 ➝ $220.00Medium
5/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$154.00 ➝ $177.00Low
4/28/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$150.00 ➝ $200.00Low
4/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$167.00 ➝ $173.00Low
2/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$161.00 ➝ $167.00High
2/17/2021DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $150.00Low
2/3/2021Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
1/22/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$165.00 ➝ $180.00Low
1/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $161.00Low
1/6/2021StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightN/A
12/18/2020Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$150.00High
12/8/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$139.00Medium
11/23/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$183.00 ➝ $181.00Low
11/19/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$155.00Medium
11/18/2020TruistBoost Price Target$145.00 ➝ $152.00Low
11/10/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$122.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
11/6/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$173.00 ➝ $151.00Medium
11/5/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformLow
10/22/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
10/13/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$143.00 ➝ $154.00Medium
10/7/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$134.00 ➝ $183.00High
9/1/2020ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
8/6/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$147.00 ➝ $151.00Medium
8/6/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$145.00Medium
7/22/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $147.00Low
7/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$137.00Low
7/10/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $145.00Low
6/19/2020Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight$145.00Low
6/17/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$117.00 ➝ $137.00High
6/16/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$122.00Medium
6/16/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$122.00Low
5/20/2020ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$152.00 ➝ $120.00Low
5/15/2020SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$125.00Low
5/8/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$129.00 ➝ $133.00Low
5/7/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $122.00Low
5/6/2020CfraDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$151.00 ➝ $120.00High
4/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
4/17/2020Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$112.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
3/31/2020StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $120.00High
3/25/2020Berenberg BankUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$106.00High
3/25/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$166.00 ➝ $124.00High
3/19/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuy$172.00 ➝ $140.00High
3/9/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeHold$130.00High
3/3/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$150.00Low
2/24/2020StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$177.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/19/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$173.00 ➝ $162.00High
2/19/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$162.00 ➝ $157.00High
1/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$116.00Low
12/19/2019Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$156.00Medium
12/17/2019CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$173.00Low
11/27/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$166.00Low
11/20/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$166.00Low
11/8/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ BuyLow
10/22/2019Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageHold$160.00Low
10/16/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $165.00Low
10/15/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$157.00Low
10/9/2019Exane BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageUnderperformLow
10/9/2019BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageUnderperformLow
9/19/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $182.00Low
9/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$142.00 ➝ $156.00Low
9/18/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $165.00Low
9/12/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$140.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
9/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $160.00Low
7/29/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00Low
7/26/2019ArgusSet Price TargetBuy$152.00Low
7/26/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$142.00Low
7/26/2019Longbow ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $153.00High
7/15/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$140.00Medium
7/2/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$135.00 ➝ $145.00Low
6/6/2019DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$150.00Medium
5/5/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$137.00Low
4/3/2019Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$115.00Low
3/21/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$135.00Medium
3/6/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-BuyLow
2/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$133.00Low
2/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00Low
1/4/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$128.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
1/3/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$116.00Low
12/6/2018Nomura SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$100.00 ➝ $140.00High
10/31/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$130.00 ➝ $128.00Medium
10/29/2018Nomura SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$100.00High
10/18/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$132.00Medium
10/17/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$125.00Low
10/17/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$103.00High
10/11/2018DA DavidsonSet Price TargetHold$122.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
10/1/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$128.00 ➝ $120.00Low
8/20/2018ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$122.00Low
8/1/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$130.00 ➝ $128.00Low
8/1/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$97.00Medium
8/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$128.00Medium
7/25/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$130.00High
5/2/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$134.00Medium
4/23/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$129.00Low
4/13/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$137.00Low
2/27/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$158.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/5/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$129.00 ➝ $139.00High
1/25/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$144.00 ➝ $158.00Medium
1/17/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$135.00Low
1/3/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$158.00Low
12/26/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$144.00Low
12/16/2017SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$145.00Low
12/12/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$135.00Medium
11/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$122.00 ➝ $128.00N/A
10/19/2017Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$130.00 ➝ $128.00N/A
10/13/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$122.00N/A
10/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$154.00N/A
10/9/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$145.00 ➝ $140.00N/A
8/22/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetHold$114.00Medium
8/3/2017StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$140.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
6/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$154.00Low
6/9/2017ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $145.00Low
5/11/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
3/29/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyHigh
12/16/2016UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
11/17/2016StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightN/A
11/16/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralN/A
10/26/2016SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $129.00N/A
10/9/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold$120.00N/A
(Data available from 9/27/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.29 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Vulcan Materials logo
Vulcan Materials Co. engages in the provision of basic materials and supply for infrastructure and construction industry. It operates through the following business segments: Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment produces and sells asphalt mix and ready-mixed concrete primarily in its mid-Atlantic, Georgia, Southwestern, Tennessee, and Western markets. The Asphalt segment produces and sells asphalt mix in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment produces and sells ready-mixed concrete in California, Georgia, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C., and the Bahamas. The Calcium segment produces calcium products for the animal feed, plastics, and water treatment industries with calcium carbonate material mined at the Brooksville quarry. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.
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Today's Range

Now: $176.06
Low: $175.65
High: $179.30

50 Day Range

MA: $180.57
Low: $169.42
High: $193.41

52 Week Range

Now: $176.06
Low: $126.80
High: $194.17


620,200 shs

Average Volume

790,066 shs

Market Capitalization

$23.36 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Vulcan Materials?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Vulcan Materials in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, DA Davidson, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Loop Capital, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Stephens, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist, Truist Securities, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Vulcan Materials?

13 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $183.92, suggesting a possible upside of 4.5%. Truist has the highest price target set, predicting VMC will reach $220.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $139.00 for Vulcan Materials in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Vulcan Materials?

Vulcan Materials currently has 10 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in VMC, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Vulcan Materials' investor relations team?

Vulcan Materials' physical mailing address is 1200 URBAN CENTER DRIVE, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242. The construction company's listed phone number is (205) 298-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Vulcan Materials is www.vulcanmaterials.com.