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Corporate Information
When was the company founded?

Granite Construction Company was originally incorporated in 1922. The Company was best known as a road paving company throughout Watsonville, Santa Cruz and Salinas California. In 1990, Granite Construction Incorporated was formed as the holding company for Granite Construction Company and its wholly owned subsidiaries and was incorporated in Delaware. To read more about the history of Granite, please visit the History section of the website.

Where are Granite's headquarters?

The Company's headquarters are located at 585 W. Beach Street, Watsonville, CA 95077.

What is Granite's vision?

Granite is one of America's leading infrastructure firms. In doing so, we must...

  • Continue to strengthen our existing businesses, both construction and construction materials;
  • Leverage our heavy-civil construction skills to expand into new markets;
  • Be nimble, creative and innovative, while preserving our Core Values; and Responsibly manage risk.
Who are Granite's top competitors?

Granite's competitors vary by type, size and location of project.

What year was Granite incorporated and in what state?

Granite went public on April 20, 1990 at a non-adjusted split price of $17.00.

What year was Granite incorporated and in what state?

Granite Construction Company was originally incorporated in 1922. In 1990, Granite Construction Incorporated was formed as the holding company for Granite Construction Company and its wholly owned subsidiaries and was incorporated in Delaware.

What is Granite's CUSIP number?

Granite's CUSIP number is 387328107.

Investor Information
How can I receive an Annual Report, Form 10-K, 10-Q or Proxy Statement?

Please visit the Annual Report section of the website to view the latest Annual Report and Proxy Statement online. For SEC filings, please the SEC Filings page. If you request hard copies of any materials you may call the Investor Relations Department or submit a request through the contact form.

How do I make changes to my account?

If you hold shares through a broker please contact your broker. If you hold shares directly , please contact our Transfer Agent.

Whom should I contact regarding my stock certificate(s)?

If you hold shares through a broker please contact your broker. If you hold shares directly , please contact our Transfer Agent.

Who is Granite's transfer agent and how do I contact them?

Computershare
250 Royall Street
Canton, MA 02021
877-520-8549 (U.S.)
732-491-0616 (non U.S.)
web.queries@computershare.com

What is a transfer agent?

A transfer agent manages registered accounts, those who hold a stock certificate, and directly held accounts. Transfer agents can aid in finding account information and most stock transactions for the types of accounts referenced.

Transfer agents do not hold records for beneficial accounts, meaning those with share(s) bought and sold through brokerage firm. Beneficial records are kept by each brokerage firm.

Can Granite provide me my Cost Basis for tax purposes?

Please contact your tax advisor to better understand and establish your cost basis for shares sold. Granite does not maintain a database of its shareholders and therefore if you own your stock certificate please contact our Transfer Agent, Computershare, at 877-520-8549 or if you have your shares through a brokerage firm please contact the broker directly for your records.

How can I listen to the webcast for the earnings report?

For an upcoming earnings report, please visit the News & Events section of the website. As the date approaches a link will be made available to listen to the earnings report via webcast.

Who are the financial analysts that follow Granite?

Please visit the Analyst Coverage section for a list of the the analysts that follow Granite.

Stock Information
On what exchanges does Granite stock trade and what is the stock symbol (ticker)?

Granite trades on the NYSE. The stock symbol is GVA.

Is Granite listed on any major stock indices?

Granite is included in the S&P 400 Midcap Index, the FTSE KLD 400 Social Index and the Russell 2000 Index.

Does Granite have a dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP)?

Yes, Granite offers a DRIP plan through our transfer agent, Computershare. For enrollment information, please call Computershare at 877-520-8549.

Does Granite have a direct stock purchase program for non-employees?

No, Granite does not have a direct stock purchase program.

When has Granite's stock split?

Granite's stock has split 3 times.

Record Date Payable Date Split Ratio Pre-Split Price Post-Split Price
March 31, 1996 April 19, 1996 3 for 2 $29.50 $19.66
July 17, 1998 August 7, 1998 3 for 2 $40.50 $27.00
March 31, 2001 April 13, 2001 3 for 2 $34.65 $25.00
How many shares are outstanding?

Please see the first page of our most recent 10Q or 10K under SEC Filings for the most recent information about the number of shares outstanding.

Financial Information
When are the next quarterly financials releases?

Please see the Events & Presentations section for the latest information on Granite's next earnings announcement.

When do Granite's fiscal quarters and fiscal years end?

Q1: January 1-March 31 Q2: April 1-June 30 Q3: July 1-August 30 Q4: September 1-December 31

Granite's fiscal year ends on December 31.

Who are Granite's independent accountants?

Granite's independent accountants are PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (San Francisco, California).