Vulcan Materials Company (holding Company) Common (NYSE:VMC) Sellers Rose By 6.3% Their Shorts

May 3, 2018 - By Sarah Harris

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During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment increased to 1.25. That’s change of 0.19, from 2017Q3’s 1.06. 35 investors sold all, 152 reduced holdings as Vulcan Materials Company ratio increased. 168 grew holdings while 65 funds took holdings. Funds hold 118.61 million shares thus 2.84% more from 2017Q3’s 115.33 million shares.
Boston Private Wealth Lc reported 8,435 shs or 0.04% of all its holdings. Agf Invests reported 424,208 shs or 0.53% of all its holdings. First Republic Investment Mngmt owns 4,151 shs for 0% of their capital. Strs Ohio holds 57,989 shs. Smithfield Tru Comm invested in 461 shs or 0.01% of the stock. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Limited Liability Company stated it has 1.43% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC). Bokf Na has 8,249 shs for 0.03% of their capital. 9,709 were reported by Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mngmt Company Limited. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insur reported 12.68M shs. Rampart Inv Management Limited Liability, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 1,622 shs. American Natl Registered Invest Advisor Inc owns 0.11% invested in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) for 1,750 shs. The New York-based Mutual Of America Mgmt Ltd has invested 0.04% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC). Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 0.02% invested in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) for 20,617 shs. Vanguard Gp accumulated 0.08% or 13.69 million shs. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt invested in 7,365 shs or 0.01% of the stock.

Vulcan Materials Company (holding Company) Common (NYSE:VMC) had an increase of its shares shorted by 6.3%. FINRA announced shares shorted of VMC’s total 5.39M shares. The up change of 6.3% from 5.07 million shares was reported. Vulcan Materials Company (holding Company) Common (NYSE:VMC) has 1.47M shares average volume. It’ll cost 4 days for VMC to restore its former position. Vulcan Materials Company (holding Company) Common’s shares shorted float is 4.08%.

The stock increased 6.44% or $7.32 during the last trading session, touching $120.98.Vulcan Materials Company is uptrending after having risen 1.98% since May 3, 2017. VMC has 2.51M volume or 71.88% up from normal. VMC underperformed by 9.57% the S&P500.

Vulcan Materials Company produces and sells construction aggregates, asphalt mix, and ready-mixed concrete primarily in the United States.The company has $16.01 billion market cap. It operates through four divisions: Aggregates, Asphalt Mix, Concrete, and Calcium.27.14 is the P/E ratio. The Aggregates segment offers crushed stone, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates, as well as related services and products.

Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) Ratings Coverage

A total of 5 analysts rate Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) as follows: 4 “Buy”, 1 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 80% are bullish. (NYSE:VMC) has 11 ratings reports on May 3, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Monday, February 5 the stock of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) earned “Neutral” rating by Bank of America. On Wednesday, January 3 Stephens maintained Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) with “Buy” rating. The company rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, April 23. On Thursday, January 25 Citigroup maintained the shares of VMC in report with “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, December 12 the stock of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) has “Buy” rating given by Barclays Capital. The stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Wednesday, May 2. On Wednesday, January 17 the stock of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) has “Hold” rating given by Jefferies. In Tuesday, February 27 report Citigroup maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. The stock rating was maintained by Stephens with “Buy” on Friday, April 13. In Friday, February 16 report Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $132.0 target.

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