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United States Lime & Minerals Inc USLM

Morningstar Rating
$256.37 +2.34 (0.92%)
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Price vs Fair Value

USLM is trading at a 12% premium.
Price
$254.39
Fair Value
$589.53
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$966.58
5-Star Price
$973.49
Economic Moat
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Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$254.03
Day Range
$255.80256.50
52-Week Range
$129.72268.82
Bid/Ask
$255.35 / $258.14
Market Cap
$1.46 Bil
Volume/Avg
3,056 / 14,339

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
21.30
Price/Sales
5.17
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
0.33%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
0.39%
Total Yield
0.39%

Company Profile

United States Lime & Minerals Inc is engaged in the business of manufacturing lime and limestone products including PLS, quicklime, hydrated lime, and lime slurry. It supplies primarily to the construction (including highway, road, and building contractors), industrial (including paper and glass manufacturers), environmental (including municipal sanitation and water treatment facilities and flue gas treatment processes), metals (including steel producers), oil and gas services, roof shingle manufacturers and agriculture (including poultry and cattle feed producers) industries. The company operates lime and limestone plants and distribution facilities in Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Sector
Basic Materials
Industry
Building Materials
Stock Style Box
Small Growth
Total Number of Employees
338

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
USLM
FCC
600802
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
21.3012.21
Price/Book Value
3.701.581.32
Price/Sales
5.170.690.76
Price/Cash Flow
15.344.64
Price/Earnings
USLM
FCC
600802

Financial Strength

Metric
USLM
FCC
600802
Quick Ratio
13.770.950.10
Current Ratio
15.401.230.21
Interest Coverage
4.63−5.45
Quick Ratio
USLM
FCC
600802

Profitability

Metric
USLM
FCC
600802
Return on Assets (Normalized)
18.24%5.64%−6.84%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
20.72%25.17%−19.86%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
20.41%9.48%−7.90%
Return on Assets
USLM
FCC
600802
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