Vulcan Materials - VMC Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $209.19
  • Forecasted Upside: 32.64 %
  • Number of Analysts: 18
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 12 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for VMC

Analyst Price Target is $209.19
▲ +32.64% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last 3 months. The average price target is $209.19, with a high forecast of $240.00 and a low forecast of $180.00. The average price target represents a 32.64% upside from the last price of $157.71.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 18 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Vulcan Materials. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/22/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$170.00 ➝ $185.00Low
9/12/2022Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
9/1/2022Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$225.00Low
8/19/2022Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
8/15/2022CitigroupBoost Target$199.00Low
8/9/2022DA DavidsonBoost Target$205.00Low
8/9/2022CitigroupBoost Target$199.00Low
7/19/2022DA DavidsonLower TargetBuy$220.00 ➝ $195.00Low
7/18/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$203.00 ➝ $180.00Low
7/14/2022Wolfe ResearchLower TargetOutperform$211.00 ➝ $194.00Low
7/5/2022Truist FinancialLower Target$200.00N/A
6/23/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral$215.00 ➝ $189.00Low
4/18/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$232.00 ➝ $224.00Low
2/22/2022Truist FinancialBoost TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $270.00Medium
2/18/2022CitigroupLower Target$231.00 ➝ $224.00Low
1/13/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$239.00 ➝ $240.00High
12/22/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$233.00High
12/22/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyHigh
12/17/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $239.00High
12/15/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$190.00 ➝ $215.00Low
11/10/2021BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$202.00Low
11/10/2021Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$202.00Low
11/10/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
11/9/2021ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$240.00Medium
11/8/2021DA DavidsonBoost TargetBuy$210.00 ➝ $227.00High
11/5/2021Loop CapitalBoost TargetBuy$205.00 ➝ $220.00High
10/27/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$42.00Medium
10/26/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$214.00 ➝ $219.00Medium
10/18/2021DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$195.00 ➝ $210.00Medium
10/7/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$182.00 ➝ $198.00Low
10/6/2021Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$205.00High
8/27/2021Loop CapitalBoost TargetHold$190.00 ➝ $205.00Low
8/9/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$186.00 ➝ $193.00High
7/13/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$185.00 ➝ $186.00Low
6/25/2021Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $207.00High
5/26/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$180.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$173.00 ➝ $185.00Low
5/6/2021Truist FinancialBoost Target$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
5/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$154.00 ➝ $177.00Low
4/28/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$150.00 ➝ $200.00Low
4/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$167.00 ➝ $173.00Low
2/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$161.00 ➝ $167.00High
2/17/2021DA DavidsonBoost TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $150.00Low
2/3/2021Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
1/22/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$165.00 ➝ $180.00Low
1/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost 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 TargetBuy$183.00 ➝ $181.00Low
11/19/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$155.00Medium
11/18/2020Truist FinancialBoost Target$145.00 ➝ $152.00Low
11/10/2020BarclaysBoost 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 TargetBuy$147.00 ➝ $151.00Medium
8/6/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$145.00Medium
7/22/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $147.00Low
7/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$137.00Low
7/10/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $145.00Low
6/19/2020Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight$145.00Low
6/17/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$117.00 ➝ $137.00High
6/16/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$122.00Medium
6/16/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$122.00Low
5/20/2020ArgusLower TargetBuy$152.00 ➝ $120.00Low
5/15/2020SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$125.00Low
5/8/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$129.00 ➝ $133.00Low
5/7/2020BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $122.00Low
5/6/2020CfraDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$151.00 ➝ $120.00High
4/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
4/17/2020Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetBuy$112.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
3/31/2020StephensLower TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $120.00High
3/25/2020Berenberg BankUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$106.00High
3/25/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$166.00 ➝ $124.00High
3/19/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower 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 TargetBuy$173.00 ➝ $162.00High
2/19/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower 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 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 TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $182.00Low
9/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$142.00 ➝ $156.00Low
9/18/2019Stifel NicolausBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $165.00Low
9/12/2019BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$140.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
9/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $160.00Low
7/29/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$145.00Low
7/26/2019ArgusSet TargetBuy$152.00Low
7/26/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet TargetBuy$142.00Low
7/26/2019Longbow ResearchBoost TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $153.00High
7/15/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$140.00Medium
7/2/2019Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$135.00 ➝ $145.00Low
6/6/2019DA DavidsonBoost 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 TargetBuy$133.00Low
2/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$125.00Low
1/4/2019CitigroupLower 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 TargetBuy ➝ Buy$130.00 ➝ $128.00Medium
10/29/2018Nomura SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$100.00High
10/18/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$132.00Medium
10/17/2018StephensSet TargetBuy$125.00Low
10/17/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$103.00High
10/11/2018DA DavidsonSet TargetHold$122.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
10/1/2018Bank of AmericaLower TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$128.00 ➝ $120.00Low
8/20/2018ArgusLower TargetBuy$122.00Low
8/1/2018Bank of AmericaLower 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 TargetBuy$137.00Low
2/27/2018CitigroupSet TargetBuy ➝ Buy$158.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/5/2018Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$129.00 ➝ $139.00High
1/25/2018CitigroupBoost 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 TargetBuy$145.00Low
12/12/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$135.00Medium
11/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$122.00 ➝ $128.00N/A
10/19/2017Bank of AmericaLower 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
(Data available from 10/1/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.71 (Buy)

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 Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and supplies construction aggregates primarily in the United States. It 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, as well as engages in the asphalt construction paving activity in Alabama, Tennessee, and Texas. The Concrete segment provides ready-mixed concrete in California, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia, and Washington D.C. 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. and changed its name to Vulcan Materials Company. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.
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Today's Range

Now: $157.71
Low: $156.75
High: $161.79

50 Day Range

MA: $166.54
Low: $152.34
High: $178.39

52 Week Range

Now: $157.71
Low: $137.54
High: $213.65


950,829 shs

Average Volume

754,165 shs

Market Capitalization

$20.96 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: Argus, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BNP Paribas, Citigroup Inc., DA Davidson, Exane BNP Paribas, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Loop Capital, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Stephens,, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., UBS Group AG, Vertical Research, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Vulcan Materials?

16 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $209.19, suggesting a possible upside of 32.6%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting VMC will reach $240.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $180.00 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 6 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe VMC will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Vulcan Materials.
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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 Learn More about contacing Vulcan Materials investor relations.