Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) : Seatown Holdings Pte. Ltd. reduced its stake in Vulcan Materials Company by 85.11% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 35,000 shares of Vulcan Materials Company which is valued at $4,162,200 after selling 200,011 shares in Vulcan Materials Company , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.Vulcan Materials Company makes up approximately 1.19% of Seatown Holdings Pte. Ltd.’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Bahl Gaynor Inc added VMC to its portfolio by purchasing 2,918 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $347,009.State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System boosted its stake in VMC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 46,042 additional shares and now holds a total of 216,125 shares of Vulcan Materials Company which is valued at $25,714,553. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.08% of State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System’s portfolio.Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd reduced its stake in VMC by selling 375 shares or 7.69% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,499 shares of VMC which is valued at $565,344. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.06% of Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd’s portfolio.Nn Investment Partners Holdings N.v. reduced its stake in VMC by selling 2,490 shares or 11.08% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 19,983 shares of VMC which is valued at $2,514,261. Vulcan Materials Company makes up approx 0.02% of Nn Investment Partners Holdings N.v.’s portfolio.
Vulcan Materials Company closed down -1.4 points or -1.19% at $116.7 with 12,16,759 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $117.56, the shares hit an intraday low of $115.99 and an intraday high of $118.1 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
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.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Vulcan Materials Company. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 12, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 140 from a previous price target of $127 .Alembic Global Advisors Initiated Vulcan Materials Company on Jun 9, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $125.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on May 16, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 131 from a previous price target of $123 .
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.