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Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 22, 2017

Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 09, 2017. Shareholders who purchased VMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $126.06, the dividend yield is .79%.

The previous trading day's last sale of VMC was $126.06, representing a -8.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $138.18 and a 19.25% increase over the 52 week low of $105.71.

VMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. ( MLM ) and Teck Resources Ltd ( TECK ). VMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.11. Zacks Investment Research reports VMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 42.57%, compared to an industry average of 39.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VMC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to VMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have VMC as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Build & Construction ( PKB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PKB with an increase of 1.59% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of VMC at 5.4%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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