Vulcan Materials - VMC Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $201.67
  • Forecasted Upside: 12.98%
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$178.50
▼ -1.02 (-0.57%)

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Analyst Price Target for VMC

Analyst Price Target is $201.67
▲ +12.98% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last 3 months. The average price target is $201.67, with a high forecast of $227.00 and a low forecast of $185.00. The average price target represents a 12.98% upside from the last price of $178.50.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 12 polled 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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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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8/7/2021
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  • 12 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
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11/5/2021
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2/3/2022
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5/4/2022
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  • 12 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
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8/2/2022
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  • 13 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
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10/31/2022
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  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
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12/30/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/29/2023

Latest Recommendations

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  • 9 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/25/2023Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$186.00 ➝ $199.00Low
1/24/2023Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$180.00 ➝ $185.00Low
1/20/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$203.00 ➝ $199.00Low
1/13/2023Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$170.00 ➝ $191.00Low
1/10/2023CitigroupBoost Target$194.00 ➝ $211.00Low
12/19/2022Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$215.00 ➝ $227.00Low
12/14/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$181.00 ➝ $203.00Low
12/8/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$185.00 ➝ $200.00Low
11/4/2022Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$197.00 ➝ $186.00Low
11/3/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$175.00 ➝ $181.00Low
10/13/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$180.00 ➝ $175.00Low
10/12/2022DA DavidsonLower Target$205.00 ➝ $200.00Low
10/10/2022CitigroupLower TargetBuy$199.00 ➝ $189.00Low
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
(Data available from 1/29/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.48 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 2 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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7/3/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
8/2/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 35 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
9/1/2022
  • 7 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
10/1/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
10/31/2022
  • 7 very positive mentions
  • 28 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
11/30/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 7 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
12/30/2022
  • 9 very positive mentions
  • 14 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
1/29/2023

Current Sentiment

  • 9 very positive mentions
  • 14 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
Vulcan Materials logo
Vulcan Materials Co. engages in the provision of basic materials and supply for the infrastructure and construction industries. 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: $178.50
Low: $177.74
High: $180.10

50 Day Range

MA: $179.38
Low: $174.03
High: $185.93

52 Week Range

Now: $178.50
Low: $137.54
High: $193.31

Volume

868,959 shs

Average Volume

546,486 shs

Market Capitalization

$23.72 billion

P/E Ratio

40.11

Dividend Yield

0.90%

Beta

0.79

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: Atlantic Securities, Citigroup Inc., DA Davidson, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., Vertical Research, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Vulcan Materials?

12 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Vulcan Materials in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $201.67, suggesting a possible upside of 13.0%. Stifel Nicolaus has the highest price target set, predicting VMC will reach $227.00 in the next twelve months. Atlantic Securities has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $185.00 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 3 hold ratings and 9 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 www.vulcanmaterials.com. Learn More about contacing Vulcan Materials investor relations.