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Consensus Ratings for Ashland (NYSE:ASH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.17)
Consensus Price Target: $125.63 (9.46% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/24/2016Credit SuisseInitiated CoverageOutperform$109.00 -> $118.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/28/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$110.00 -> $102.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016Deutsche BankLower Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $114.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetBuy$136.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesLower Price Target$152.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/16/2015KeyBancReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/10/2015Goldman SachsReiterated RatingConviction-BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2015First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2015ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$134.00 -> $144.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/14/2015Piper JaffrayInitiated CoverageOverweight$146.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016        
4/27/2016Q2$1.74$1.83$1.25 billion$1.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2016Q1$1.39$1.41$1.22 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2015Q4$1.50$1.62$1.30 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015Q215$1.75$1.91$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q2$1.73$2.03$1.42 billion$1.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2015Q115$1.41$1.46$1.44 billion$1.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q414$1.37$1.42$1.53 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014Q314$1.57$1.63$1.61 billion$1.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014Q214$1.59$1.53$1.98 billion$1.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2014Q1$1.31$1.42$1.87 billion$1.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2013Q312$1.50$1.54$1.93 billion$1.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013Prelim 2013$1.84$1.66$2.06 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013Q2 2013$1.55$1.78$2.00 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2013Q1 2013$1.37$1.12$1.90 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2012Q412$1.76$1.87$2.08 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2012$1.80$2.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2012$1.38$1.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/24/2012$1.00$1.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2011$0.93$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2011$0.86$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.77$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2011$0.65$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201610$1.68$2.10$1.84
Q2 201610$1.75$2.22$2.07
Q3 20164$2.00$2.13$2.06
Q4 20164$1.73$1.95$1.82
Q1 20171$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q2 20171$1.93$1.93$1.93
Q3 20171$2.30$2.30$2.30
Q4 20171$2.06$2.06$2.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
Annual Dividend:$1.56
Dividend Yield:1.36%
Payout Ratio:21.91%
Dividend Growth:21.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/18/2016quarterly$0.391.39%6/1/20166/3/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2016quarterly$0.391.65%2/17/20162/19/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/19/2015quarterly$0.391.39%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2015quarterly$0.391.32%8/19/20158/21/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2015quarterly$0.391.23%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2015quarterly$0.341.15%2/11/20152/13/20153/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2014quarterly$0.341.24%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014quarterly$0.341.28%8/13/20148/15/20149/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2014quarterly$0.341.33%5/28/20145/30/20146/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2014quarterly$0.341.47%2/12/20142/14/20143/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/15/2013quarterly$0.341.48%11/27/201312/2/201312/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013quarterly$0.341.55%8/14/20138/16/20139/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2013quarterly$0.341.53%5/29/20135/31/20136/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2013quarterly$0.231.15%2/13/20132/15/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/4/2016J Kevin WillisCFOSell1,183$110.99$131,301.17View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/21/2016Anne T SchumannVPSell195$115.00$22,425.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2016Anne T SchumannVPSell172$112.00$19,264.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/1/2016Peter GanzSVPSell3,000$109.30$327,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2015J Kevin WillisCFOSell1,173$111.38$130,648.74View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2015George A. Schaefer, Jr.DirectorSell2,937$108.85$319,692.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/23/2015Theodore L. HarrisSVPSell11,277$108.77$1,226,599.29View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/14/2015Peter GanzSVPSell1,200$119.60$143,520.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/11/2015Luis M Fernandez-MorenoSVPSell1,300$132.00$171,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2015Theodore L HarrisSVPSell5,000$130.08$650,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/8/2015Theodore L HarrisSVPSell16,793$128.31$2,154,709.83View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/7/2015William J HeitmanInsiderSell1,974$128.65$253,955.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/25/2015Luis M Fernandez-MorenoSVPSell3,868$127.52$493,247.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/12/2015Anne T SchumannVPSell1,314$120.03$157,719.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/8/2015Walter H SolomonVPSell6,344$119.00$754,936.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/6/2015William J HeitmanInsiderSell1,424$117.66$167,547.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/5/2015J Kevin WillisCFOSell6,940$117.51$815,519.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/5/2015Susan B EslerVPSell2,485$118.50$294,472.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2014Theodore L HarrisSVPSell4,519$120.27$543,500.13View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/3/2014J Kevin WillisCFOSell1,587$116.94$185,583.78View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2014Walter H SolomonVPSell2,866$107.98$309,470.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2014Susan B EslerVPSell5,255$108.42$569,747.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/2/2014Michael J WardDirectorSell12,912$107.64$1,389,847.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2014James J /Ky ObrienCEOSell160,933$108.14$17,403,294.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/9/2014J Kevin WillisCFOSell2,377$103.79$246,708.83View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014Anne SchumannVPSell1,532$101.55$155,574.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014Samuel MitchellSVPSell12,470$101.55$1,266,328.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014William HeitmanInsiderSell6,730$101.55$683,431.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/7/2014Walter SolomonVPSell3,117$102.76$320,302.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/1/2014Theodore HarrisSVPSell1,495$99.83$149,245.85View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/27/2014Theodore HarrisSVPSell1,329$97.46$129,524.34View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2014Theodore HarrisSVPSell5,767$97.91$564,646.97View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/5/2014George Schaefer, Jr.DirectorSell9,975$94.49$942,537.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2014John PanichellaSVPSell19,945$94.27$1,880,215.15View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/10/2014Susan EslerVPSell1,583$99.04$156,780.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/6/2014Susan EslerVPSell2,413$97.27$234,712.51View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/2/2014Peter GanzSVPSell2,641$96.55$254,988.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2013J Kevin WillisCFOSell1,012$95.00$96,140.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/19/2013James /Ky ObrienCEOSell87,712$86.61$7,596,736.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/19/2013Susan EslerVPSell3,588$87.24$313,017.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/16/2013Samuel J MitchellSVPSell7,212$84.92$612,443.04View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2012John E PanichellaSVPSell15,900$73.05$1,161,495.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Ashland (NYSE:ASH)
DateHeadline
06/28/16 02:50 PMGlobal Hot Melt Adhesives Industry
06/27/16 08:06 AMAshland, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASH-US : June 27, 2016 -
06/24/16 02:35 PMAshland announces price increase for gelcoats in North America
06/24/16 06:01 AMAshland Enlists Distribution Expert HORN to Support Oil and Gas Market - [Business Wire] - HORN, North America’s premier distributor of specialty chemicals and raw materials, today announced a new addition to its portfolio of best-in-class specialty suppliers serving the oil and gas industry.
06/23/16 04:05 PMHattiesburg settles suit with Hercules plant
06/22/16 07:45 PMHattiesburg resolves suit against Hercules
06/22/16 07:24 AMSurprising Analyst 12-Month Target For EPS
06/21/16 02:34 PMHumana to Host Job Fair in San Antonio
06/21/16 02:34 PMBRIEF-Ashland says equity inducement award for new Valvoline CFO
06/20/16 03:29 PMAshland reports equity inducement award for new Valvoline chief financial officer - [at noodls] - June 20, 2016 COVINGTON, Ky. - Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) today reported, as required by New York Stock Exchange rules, that an equity inducement award has been made to Mary Meixelsperger, who today joined ...
06/20/16 03:27 PMASHLAND INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/18/16 02:32 PMAshland’s new Aroset™ PS 5335 pressure sensitive adhesive for Low Surface Energy (LSE) makes bonding easier
06/16/16 02:36 PMWilson Memorial Hospital District finance committee, June 16
06/14/16 02:35 PMAshland subsidiary settles race discrimination class action claim
06/13/16 02:45 PMBetter Buy: Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP vs. Ashland Inc. -
06/08/16 08:58 PMAshland subsidiary settles hiring discrimination case
06/07/16 08:11 PMGlobal Oilfield Chemical Industry
06/07/16 08:11 PMAshland Inc. subsidiary settles racial discrimination case
06/07/16 02:39 PMBRIEF-Ashland appoints Mary Meixelsperger as CFO of Valvoline Inc
06/01/16 02:39 PMIPO Watch: Valvoline Revs Up For Debut Following Split From Parent Ashland - The company's IPO is part of its parent company Ashland Inc.'s (ASH) reorganization. Covington, Kentucky-based Ashland said in September 2015 that that it plans to separate into two independent, publicly traded companies. The new Ashland Global Holdings ...
06/01/16 02:39 PMASHLAND INC. : Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) - Item 1.01 Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement. As previously announced, the Board of Directors of Ashland Inc. ("Ashland") has approved a plan to separate into two independent, publicly-traded companies (one company composed of Ashland Specialty ...
06/01/16 11:03 AMStocks to Watch: Salesforce, Michael Kors, Lands’ End, Alibaba - Shares rose 2.25% to $40.00 premarket. Ascena Retail Group Inc., the owner of Ann Taylor and other brands, on Tuesday cut its projections for the year following disappointing results for the April quarter. Ashland Inc. on Tuesday filed to reorganize as a ...
06/01/16 11:03 AMAshland launches split with IPO - One of Greater Cincinnati's largest public companies is officially splitting in two. Covington-based Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) announced its initial public offering of Valvoline Inc. on Tuesday. Under the plan, Ashland will sell 20 percent of its common ...
06/01/16 11:03 AMAshland Moves to Reorganize as Valvoline Files for IPO - Ashland Inc. ASH-0.89 % on Tuesday filed to reorganize as a public holding company and separate its Valvoline business, key steps in Ashland’s previously announced plans to split in two by year’s end. The proposed reorganization, subject to ...
06/01/16 11:03 AMAshland Inc. provides update on its planned separation of Valvoline - Valvoline Inc. files registration statement with SEC for Initial Public Offering (IPO) of up to 20 percent of the common stock of Valvoline Inc. Ashland files proxy statement/prospectus for proposal to reorganize Ashland Inc. in Delaware under new public ...
06/01/16 08:33 AMStocks to Watch: Salesforce, Michael Kors, Lands' End, Alibaba -
05/31/16 06:40 PMThe Wall Street Journal: Valvoline files for IPO as part of Ashland reorganization - Ashland Inc. on Tuesday filed to reorganize as a public holding company and separate its Valvoline business, key steps in Ashland’s previously announced plans to split in two by year’s end.
05/31/16 05:30 PMValvoline files for IPO as part of Ashland reorganization -
05/31/16 05:09 PM[$$] Ashland Moves to Reorganize as Valvoline Files for IPO -
05/31/16 05:06 PMValvoline Files for IPO as Parent Shifts Focus to Chemicals -
05/31/16 05:06 PMValvoline Files for IPO as Parent Focuses on Specialty Chemicals -
05/28/16 01:50 PMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) to post quarterly ...and more »
05/28/16 01:50 PMPutnam Fl Investment Management Co Decreased Stake in Ashland INC (NYSE:ASH) by $6.12 Million as Shares Rose - CCH Daily News - Putnam Fl Investment Management Co Decreased Stake in Ashland INC (NYSE:ASH) by $6.12 Million as Shares RoseCCH Daily NewsPutnam Fl Investment Management Co decreased its stake in Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) by 40.07% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Putnam Fl Investment Management Co sold 56,185 shares as the company's stock rose 7.64% with ...and more »
05/26/16 01:56 PMAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Updated Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News - Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Updated Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Thursday 26th of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, 0 ...and more »
05/24/16 12:10 PMAshland Inc(NYSE:ASH) Declares Dividend of $0.3900. - Trade Calls - Ashland Inc(NYSE:ASH) Declares Dividend of $0.3900.Trade CallsAshland Inc (NYSE:ASH) had declared a cash dividend of $0.3900 on May 18, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Jun 1, 2016 and the record date has been fixed on Jun 3, 2016. At May 18, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 1.3916%.Icon Advisers INC Decreased Stake in Ashland INC (NYSE:ASH) by $12.54 Million as Shares RoseCCH Daily NewsAnalyst Review: Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Risers & FallersAshland Incorporated New (NYSE:ASH) Sellers Covered 17.59% of Their ShortsThe Postall 4 news articles »
05/23/16 01:47 PMStock Rating Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Stock Rating Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsCovering equity analysts presently have a consensus stock rating of 1.29 on shares of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH). Covering analysts will often provide Sell, Hold, or Buy recommendations based on their advanced research. This consensus rating is compiled ...and more »
05/22/16 01:09 PMPerformance at a Glance on Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the stock ...and more »
05/21/16 11:30 AMShare Recap and Earnings Focus on Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Share Recap and Earnings Focus on Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsAnalysts and investors are usually very focused on company earnings numbers when they are released. Company earnings are a good way to evaluate the profitability of the company. Presently, covering analysts are anticipating Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) to ...and more »
05/19/16 11:31 AMAshland Inc.: Ashland Inc. board declares regular quarterly dividend - The Wall Street Transcript - Ashland Inc.: Ashland Inc. board declares regular quarterly dividendThe Wall Street TranscriptCOVINGTON, Ky. - The board of directors of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.39 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable June 15, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business on ...Ashland Keeps Quarterly Dividend Unchanged at $0.39 Per Share, Payable June 15 (NYSE:ASH)Sonoran Weekly ReviewAshland Incorporated New (NYSE:ASH) Shorted Shares Decreased By 17.59%Wall Street Hints and Newsall 5 news articles »
05/18/16 04:12 PMAshland Inc. board declares regular quarterly dividend - [at noodls] - May 18, 2016 COVINGTON, Ky. - The board of directors of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.39 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable June 15, ...
05/18/16 12:17 PMShare Performance and Target Price Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Share Performance and Target Price Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsLooking at stock activity from multiple angles may be of benefit when examining share performance. Investors have the ability to focus in on short or long term share performance. During the most recent trading session, Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) shares ...and more »
05/18/16 12:17 PMAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Accounts Payable At $519 - RealistInvestor.com - Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Accounts Payable At $519RealistInvestor.comAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) posted accounts payable of $519 millions for the year ended 2016-03-31. For the quarter ended 2016-03-31 it was $519 millions. At the close of the fiscal ending 2016-03-31, the company recorded a change of $-229 millions in ...and more »
05/17/16 12:29 PMConsensus Rating Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - Wall Street Hints and News - Consensus Rating Review for Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)Wall Street Hints and NewsEquity research analysts currently have a consensus rating of 1.29 on shares of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH). Sell-side analysts will typically rate a company's stock based on extensive research. These ratings usually translate into a Buy, Sell, or Hold ...and more »
05/17/16 12:29 PMIcon Advisers INC Decreased Stake in Ashland INC (NYSE:ASH) by $12.54 Million as Shares Rose - CCH Daily News - Icon Advisers INC Decreased Stake in Ashland INC (NYSE:ASH) by $12.54 Million as Shares RoseCCH Daily NewsIcon Advisers Inc decreased its stake in Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) by 56.7% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Icon Advisers Inc sold 115,000 shares as the company's stock rose 7.64% with the market. The institutional investor ...
05/17/16 06:41 AMAshland's Valvoline Brand to Alert Customers for Open Recalls -
05/16/16 10:50 AMNearly 1 in 4 Valvoline Instant Oil Change(SM) Customer Vehicles Has Open Manufacturer Recalls - [PR Newswire] - LEXINGTON, Ky., May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) today became the first quick lube provider that's teaming up with Carfax to help customers stay informed about open manufacturer recalls on their vehicle. Within the next few months, VIOC will check vehicles serviced at any of their locations for open recalls using myCarfax.com as a courtesy and notify customers by email when any are found. VIOC services more than 35,000 customer vehicles per day – a sample analysis by Carfax suggests nearly one out of every four of them has an open manufacturer recall.
05/15/16 05:55 AMWere Analysts Bullish Ashland Inc (NYSE:ASH) This Week? - Wall Street Hints and News - Were Analysts Bullish Ashland Inc (NYSE:ASH) This Week?Wall Street Hints and NewsAshland has been the topic of 12 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Credit Suisse maintained the stock on March 23 with “Neutral” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of ASH in a report on October ...
05/14/16 05:52 AMAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Paid $0.39 In Dividend - RealistInvestor.com - Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Paid $0.39 In DividendRealistInvestor.comAs per Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) announcement on 2016-01-28, it disbursed dividend to its shareholders. The company paid $0.39 as dividend on record as on 2016-02-19. The dividend date was 2016-03-15 and the record date was 2016-02-17. In the last ...and more »
05/11/16 05:31 AMAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Accounts Payable Is $519 - RealistInvestor.com - Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Accounts Payable Is $519RealistInvestor.comAshland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) posted accounts payable of $519 millions for the year ended 2016-03-31. For the quarter ended 2016-03-31 it stood at $519 millions. At the close of the year ended 2016-03-31, the change in accounts payable was $-229 millions.and more »
05/10/16 05:54 AMCheck on Analyst Ratings Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Check on Analyst Ratings Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialCovering Wall Street analysts have an average rating of 1.5 on shares of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH). This Zacks Research number is compiled from analysts that they have taken into consideration. This consensus rating falls on a 1 to 5 scale. A 1 or 2 ...and more »
About Ashland

Ashland logoAshland Inc. is engaged in specialty chemicals, and through Valvoline, is a consumer-branded lubricant supplier. The Company operates in three segments: Ashland Specialty Ingredients (Specialty Ingredients), Ashland Performance Materials (Performance Materials) and Valvoline. Its Specialty Ingredients segment is engaged in providing cellulose ethers, vinyl pyrrolidones and biofunctionals, and consists of two divisions: Consumer Specialties and Industrial Specialties. Its Performance Materials segment is engaged in providing unsaturated polyester resins and vinyl ester resins, and consists of two divisions: Composites and Intermediates/Solvents. Its Valvoline segment is engaged in producing and distributing automotive, commercial and industrial lubricants, and automotive chemicals. Its chemistry is used in various markets and applications, including architectural coatings, adhesives, automotive, construction, energy and pharmaceutical.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ASH
  • CUSIP: 04420910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $114.77
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $113.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $105.69
  • P/E Ratio: 33.37
  • P/E Growth: 1.72
  • Market Cap: $7.12B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.13 EPS
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