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June 15, 2021, 5:28 p.m. EDT

Vulcan Materials Co. stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market

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Shares of Vulcan Materials Co. (NYS:VMC) inched 0.19% higher to $172.06 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.20% to 4,246.59 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.27% to 34,299.33. Vulcan Materials Co. closed $22.11 below 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) rose 0.35% to $51.78, Holcim Ltd. ADR (OTC:HCMLY) rose 0.16% to $12.52, and Masco Corp. (NYS:MAS) rose 1.02% to $59.45. Trading volume (555,564) remained 181,766 below its 50-day average volume of 737,330.

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