Vulcan Materials Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VMC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 8th quarter that VMC has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $49.71, the dividend yield is .08%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VMC was $49.71,
representing a -16.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.48 and
a 33.45% increase over the 52 week low of $37.25.
VMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (
). VMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.06. Zacks Investment Research reports VMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 96.11%, compared to an
industry average of 43.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to VMC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VMC as a top-10 holding:
- ELEMENTS Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus
The top-performing ETF of this group is WMW with an increase of
12.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of VMC at 5.03%.