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Sept. 14, 2021, 5:27 p.m. EDT

Vulcan Materials Co. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Vulcan Materials Co. (NYS:VMC) shed 1.24% to $175.73 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Vulcan Materials Co. closed $18.44 short of its 52-week high ($194.17), which the company reached on May 10th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as CRH PLC ADR (NYS:CRH) fell 0.31% to $51.82, Holcim Ltd. ADR (OTC:HCMLY) rose 0.19% to $10.47, and Masco Corp. (NYS:MAS) fell 1.50% to $58.96. Trading volume (793,939) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 682,162.

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