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) -- The ex-dividend date for

Vulcan Materials Company



) is tomorrow, February 23, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of one cent per share. At a price of $46.63 as of 9:34 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.1%.

The average volume for Vulcan has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vulcan has a market cap of $5.46 billion and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

materials & construction

industry. Shares are up 19% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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Vulcan Materials Company engages in the production and sale of construction aggregates for the infrastructure industry primarily in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Aggregates, Concrete, Asphalt Mix, and Cement.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Vulcan as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full

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