Celanese Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CE)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 6 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.47)
Consensus Price Target: $74.14 (12.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$81.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/28/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$76.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$76.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$75.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$82.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/12/2016NomuraReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/1/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoveragePositive$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016Cowen and CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$66.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016Alembic Global AdvisorsDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$60.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/19/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price Target$65.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/11/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/16/2015MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$75.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/26/2015Credit Suisse Group AGSet Price TargetBuy$73.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/18/2014Gilford SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/17/2016        
7/25/2016Q216$1.56$1.59$1.42 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2016Q116$1.49$1.83$1.39 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2016Q415$1.24$1.25$1.37 billion$1.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2015Q315$1.37$1.50$1.52 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/16/2015Q215$1.42$1.58$1.57 billion$1.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/16/2015Q115$1.31$1.72$1.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2015Q414$1.21$1.20$1.68 billion$1.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2014Q314$1.44$1.61$1.73 billion$1.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014Q214$1.23$1.47$1.72 billion$1.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014Q114$1.21$1.33$1.69 billion$1.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2014Q413$1.02$1.04$1.57 billion$1.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2013Q313$1.16$1.08$1.65 billion$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013Q2 2013$1.16$1.12$1.66 billion$1.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.79$1.14$1.62 billion$1.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2013Q4 2012$0.64$0.67$1.52 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2012$0.90$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2012$1.42$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2012$0.77$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2012$0.56$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2011$1.08$1.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2011$1.43$1.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.82$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2011$0.68$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$1.56$1.81$1.72
Q2 20162$1.53$1.56$1.55
Q3 20162$1.66$1.69$1.68
Q4 20162$1.47$1.51$1.49
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
Annual Dividend:$1.44
Dividend Yield:2.18%
Payout Ratio:63.44% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.85% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
20.48% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:62.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/20/2016Quarterly$0.367/28/20168/1/20168/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2016quarterly$0.361.99%4/28/20165/2/20165/12/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2016quarterly$0.302.03%2/11/20162/16/20162/26/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2015quarterly$0.301.73%10/29/201511/2/201511/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2015quarterly$0.301.83%7/30/20158/3/20158/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015quarterly$0.301.82%4/30/20155/4/20155/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2015quarterly$0.251.78%2/12/20152/17/20152/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014quarterly$0.251.71%10/30/201411/3/201411/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2014quarterly$0.251.61%8/1/20148/5/20148/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014quarterly$0.251.69%5/1/20145/5/20145/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2014quarterly$0.181.4%2/12/20142/17/20142/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2013quarterly$0.181.25%10/31/201311/4/201311/14/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013quarterly$0.181.53%8/1/20138/5/20138/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2013quarterly$0.090.76%5/2/20135/6/20135/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013quarterly$0.080.61%2/14/20132/19/20132/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/16/2016Farah M WaltersDirectorSell14,650$68.61$1,005,136.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/16/2016Mark C RohrCEOSell17,200$69.50$1,195,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2016David F HoffmeisterDirectorSell8,300$64.05$531,615.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/31/2015Christopher W JensenCFOSell5,100$60.86$310,386.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/18/2015Gjon N Nivica JrSVPSell16,359$67.30$1,100,960.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2014Gjon N Nivica JrSVPSell86,998$60.81$5,290,348.38View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/20/2014Christopher JensenSVPSell1,330$52.41$69,705.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2013Gjon N Nivica JrSVPSell21,502$55.74$1,198,521.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2013Christopher W JensenSVPSell20,630$57.47$1,185,606.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2013Steven SterinCFOSell65,240$57.66$3,761,738.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/14/2013Gjon N Nivica JrSVPSell9,000$50.12$451,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE)
DateHeadline
07/28/16 11:53 AMResolute Urges Texas Federal Judge to Dismiss Celanese’s Amended Tortious Interference Claims
07/28/16 08:48 AMCelanese Ceases MMA Production at Cangrejera, Mexico Facility - [at noodls] - DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced it has ceased production, storage and distribution of monomethylamine (MMA) ...
07/27/16 03:10 PMStocks with Active Concerns- Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE:BK), First ... - Seneca Globe
07/27/16 03:10 PMBRIEF-Celanese Corp Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.59 - Reuters
07/27/16 01:53 PMCelanese Corp. :CE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 27, 2016 -
07/27/16 07:16 AMCelanese Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CE-US : July 27, 2016 -
07/26/16 03:38 PMCELANESE CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
07/26/16 03:01 PMCELANESE CORP : Results of Operations and Financial Condition (form 8-K)
07/26/16 03:01 PMCelanese (CE) Mark C. Rohr on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/26/16 11:15 AMCELANESE CORP : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K)
07/26/16 11:15 AMBRIEF-Celanese Corp Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.59
07/26/16 11:15 AMCelanese Corp. (CE) Tops Q2 EPS by 3c
07/26/16 11:15 AMCelanese (CE) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
07/26/16 11:15 AMCelanese Corporation Reports Second Quarter Earnings; Maintains 2016 Outlook
07/25/16 07:50 PMCelanese Corporation Reports Second Quarter Earnings; Maintains 2016 Outlook - Business Wire (press release)
07/25/16 07:55 AMCompany Earnings Report After The Market Closes
07/25/16 07:49 AMWhat Are Analysts’ Revenue Estimates for APD for Fiscal 3Q16? -
07/25/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 Celanese Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close -
07/23/16 07:26 AMCitigroup Maintains Celanese Corporation to Buy with Price Target $81.00 - Trade Calls
07/22/16 05:18 PMCelanese Announces Ateva® EVA and LDPE Polymers Price Increases in Asia - [at noodls] - DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, will increase list and off-list selling prices in the Asia region for Ateva® EVA and LDPE ...
07/21/16 08:43 PMCELANESE CORP : Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
07/21/16 03:13 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE): The Buzzing Stock - Stocks Daily
07/21/16 06:44 AMCelanese Corporation Realized Volatility Hits An Unsually High Level - CML News
07/20/16 04:15 PMCelanese Corporation : half-yearly earnings release
07/20/16 03:50 PMCelanese Dividend Provides 2.10% Yield - Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE) said its board has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share on its Series A common stock. On an annualized basis, it worked out to $1.44 a share. The dividend also provided 2.10 percent yield, which was higher than the ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
07/20/16 11:09 AMCelanese Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.36 Per Share - Business Wire (press release)
07/20/16 08:03 AMCelanese Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.36 Per Share - [Business Wire] - Celanese Corporation , a global technology and specialty materials company, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share on its Series A common stock, payable on August 11, 2016.
07/19/16 08:29 PMCelanese Corporation Del (NYSE:CE) Shorts Decreased by 25.14% After Short Covering - Press Telegraph
07/18/16 05:00 PMCelanese Announces Acetic Anhydride Price Increase in China - [Business Wire] - Celanese Corporation , a global technology and specialty materials company, will increase list and off-list selling prices for acetic anhydride. The price increase below will be effective immediately, or as contracts allow.
07/18/16 03:21 PMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) - TGP
07/18/16 03:21 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) – Top Stock from Basic Materials Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/18/16 08:08 AMStrong Sell Calls For Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) At 0 - Investor Newswire
07/18/16 05:00 AM6:00 am Celanese refinances its secured credit facility with a new credit facility consisting of a $500 mln unsecured term loan and a $1 bln unsecured revolver, each maturing in July 2021 -
07/18/16 05:00 AMCelanese Refinances Secured Credit Facility with New Unsecured Facility - [Business Wire] - Celanese Corporation , a global technology and specialty materials company, announced that it successfully completed a debt transaction on July 15, 2016, to refinance its secured credit facility with a new credit facility consisting of a $500 million unsecured term loan and a $1 billion unsecured revolver, each maturing in July 2021.
07/17/16 07:47 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) - Fiscal Standard
07/16/16 03:04 PMA statement released today by Citigroup about Celanese Corporation(NYSE:CE) bumps down the target price to $81
07/16/16 10:04 AMCan Celanese’s Operating Cash Flows Reach New Highs in 2Q16? -
07/15/16 06:08 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) Receives Buy Rating From Citigroup Analysts - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 06:08 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) from Chemicals – Major Diversified – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
07/15/16 07:06 AMCelanese Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CE-US : July 15, 2016 -
07/14/16 02:56 PMAnalysts’ Ratings for Celanese before Its 2Q16 Earnings Release -
07/14/16 02:56 PMCan Celanese Outperform Analysts’ Revenue Estimates in 2Q16? -
07/14/16 09:28 AMHow Many Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - Consumer Eagle
07/13/16 08:32 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE)'s Growth Projection - RealistInvestor.com
07/13/16 03:10 PMIs Celanese Corporation(NYSE: CE), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/13/16 03:10 PMMuhlenkamp & Co INC Decreased Stake in Celanese Corp (NYSE:CE) by $9.31 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/12/16 08:36 PMCelanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $574 Millions - RealistInvestor.com
07/12/16 04:07 PMCELANESE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
07/12/16 10:23 AMCelanese Appoints Verghese Thomas Chief Technology & Innovation Officer - [at noodls] - DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, announced today it has appointed Dr. Verghese Thomas as Chief Technology & Innovation Officer. ...
07/11/16 07:58 AMSmith, Paul Richard

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About Celanese Corp.

Celanese Corp. logoCelanese Corporation (Celanese) is a technology and specialty materials company. The Company operates through four segments: Advanced Engineered Materials, Consumer Specialties, Industrial Specialties and Acetyl Intermediates. Its business involves processing chemical raw materials, such as methanol, carbon monoxide, ethylene and natural products, including wood pulp, into chemicals, thermoplastic polymers and other chemical-based products. It engineers and manufactures a range of products, which serves a range of end-use applications, including paints and coatings, textiles, automotive applications, consumer and medical applications, performance industrial applications, filtration applications, paper and packaging, chemical additives, construction, consumer and industrial adhesives, and food and beverage applications. The Company operates in North America, Europe and Asia and consists of approximately 20 global production facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CE
  • CUSIP: 15087010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $66.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $68.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $66.20
  • P/E Ratio: 28.84
  • P/E Growth: 1.14
  • Market Cap: $9.70B
  • Beta: 1.88
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.59 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.03 EPS
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Celanese Corp. (NYSE:CE) Chart for Thursday, July, 28, 2016