Element Solutions Inc (NYSE: ESI) started the day on June 29, 2020, with a price increase of 3.03% at $10.54. During the day, the stock rose to $10.69 and sunk to $10.315 before settling in for the price of $10.23 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, ESI posted a 52-week range of $5.35-$12.74.
The Basic Materials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 16.80%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 16.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 170.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $250.30 million, simultaneously with a float of $217.82 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $2.75 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $10.42, while the 200-day Moving Average is $10.56.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 4400 employees. It has generated 417,250 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 17,932. The stock had 4.92 Receivables turnover and 0.27 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +42.94, operating margin was +14.34 and Pretax Margin of +7.67.
Element Solutions Inc (ESI) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Specialty Chemicals Industry. Element Solutions Inc’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.50%, in contrast to 94.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 18, this organization’s Chief Financial Officer bought 500 shares at the rate of 6.53, making the entire transaction reach 3,265 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 20,128. Preceding that transaction, on Mar 17, Company’s Chief Financial Officer bought 500 for 6.98, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 3,490. This particular insider is now the holder of 19,628 in total.
Element Solutions Inc (ESI) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 3/30/2020, the organization reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.2) by $0.05. This company achieved a net margin of +4.30 while generating a return on equity of 3.64. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.19 per share during the current fiscal year.
Element Solutions Inc’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 170.90% and is forecasted to reach 0.93 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 7.25% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 16.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Element Solutions Inc (NYSE: ESI) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Element Solutions Inc (ESI). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.50. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.43. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $29.28, and its Beta score is 1.87. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.51. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 16.18.
In the same vein, ESI’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.36, a figure that is expected to reach 0.14 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.93 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Element Solutions Inc (ESI)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Element Solutions Inc (NYSE: ESI), its last 5-days Average volume was 2.85 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 2.33 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 41.89% While, its Average True Range was 0.45.
Raw Stochastic average of Element Solutions Inc (ESI) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 74.89%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 30.36% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 49.74% that was lower than 80.02% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.