Rockwood Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:ROC)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
10/6/2014Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHold$79.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/1/2014Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$89.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
11/5/2014Q314$0.58$0.63$358.44 million$356.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q214$0.49$0.62$370.03 million$362.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q114$0.43$0.43$355.11 million$354.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2014Q413$0.34$0.53$342.14 million$247.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2013Q313$0.50$0.63$758.23 million$890.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.60$0.73$8.65 billion$972.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.68$0.68$908.67 million$934.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.48$0.47$790.85 million$829.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012Q312$0.93$0.94$880.20 million$862.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2012$1.18$1.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2012$1.03$1.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2012$0.79$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2011$1.06$1.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/27/2011$0.95$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2011$0.61$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/16/2011$0.43$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Annual Dividend:$1.80
Dividend Yield:2.28%
Payout Ratio:90.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
60.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
11/6/2014quarterly$0.452.29%11/13/201411/17/201412/4/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/28/2014quarterly$0.452.23%9/8/20149/10/20149/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2014quarterly$0.452.48%5/21/20145/23/20146/9/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2014quarterly$0.452.45%2/27/20143/3/20143/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2013quarterly$0.452.83%11/14/201311/18/201312/3/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2013quarterly$0.452.82%9/9/20139/11/20139/26/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2013quarterly$0.402.37%5/31/20136/4/20136/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2013quarterly$0.402.67%3/5/20133/7/20133/22/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
12/11/2014J Kent MastersDirectorSell7,878$77.64$611,647.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2014Thomas RiordanEVPSell46,985$79.09$3,716,043.65View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2014Robert J ZattaCEOSell22,466$79.15$1,778,183.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2014Seifi GhasemiDirectorSell458,163$78.94$36,167,387.22View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/30/2014Robert J ZattaCEOSell10,003$75.89$759,127.67View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/30/2014Thomas RiordanInsiderSell11,206$75.89$850,423.34View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2014Robert J ZattaCFOSell7,887$75.88$598,465.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2014Thomas RiordanVPSell10,419$76.43$796,324.17View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2014Robert ZattaCFOSell9,775$71.22$696,175.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2014Thomas RiordanSVPSell10,000$71.22$712,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/28/2014Robert ZattaCFOSell8,372$73.06$611,658.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/28/2014Thomas RiordanSVPSell11,599$73.98$858,094.02View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2013Seifi GhasemiChairmanSell625,384$70.72$44,227,156.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2013Thomas RiordanVPSell51,624$65.50$3,381,372.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2013Robert ZattaCFOSell32,500$64.92$2,109,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2012Thomas RiordanVPSell27,601$46.29$1,277,650.29View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
DateHeadline
07/04/16 06:00 PMSpare a Thought for the Flamingos as You Save the World -
07/04/16 10:46 AMDisperse Dyes Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2014 – 2020
06/24/16 06:17 PMGuelph Hydro Announces New Board Members
06/24/16 06:17 PMAlbemarle joining S&P 500
06/24/16 06:17 PMAlbemarle (ALB) Set to be Added to the S&P 500 Index
06/18/16 10:16 AMBASF joins chemical deal rush in $3.2B deal
06/18/16 10:16 AMAlbemarle To Sell Coatings Biz In $3.2B Deal With BASF
06/18/16 10:16 AMFitch: Chemetall Sale Neutral to Albemarle's Current Ratings
06/17/16 08:52 AMAlbemarle to Sell Treatment Unit to BASF for $3.2 Billion (1)
06/03/16 09:06 AMGlobal dyes and pigments market research report by segment and by geography forecast to 2021 just published
06/02/16 09:14 AMGlobal inorganic metal finishing market to reach US$83.32 bn by 2020 owing to increasing utilization in automotive applications - As stated in the report, the prominent players in the market are Sequa Corporation, Elementis plc, Rockwood Holdings Inc., TIB Chemicals AG, Vanchem Performance Chemicals, Honeywell International Inc., Atotech Deutschland GmbH, and Industrial Metal ...
05/20/16 04:59 PMAlbemarle receives two awards - The company's treasury department received this award in recognition of their successful design and implementation of a robust global liquidity structure following the acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., an effort that facilitated the efficient ...
05/20/16 08:31 AMAlbemarle : receives awards for liquidity management - The company's treasury department received this award in recognition of their successful design and implementation of a robust global liquidity structure following the acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., an effort that facilitated the efficient ...
05/19/16 05:03 PMAlbemarle Corporation receives awards for liquidity management - The company's treasury department received this award in recognition of their successful design and implementation of a robust global liquidity structure following the acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., an effort that facilitated the efficient ...
05/16/16 09:55 AMAlbemarle Said to Explore Sale of $3 Billion Treatment Unit (1) - (Bloomberg) -- Albemarle Corp. is exploring the potential sale of a surface-treatment division, according to people familiar with the matter, as it looks for ways to help pay down debt from its $6 billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings Inc. The Chemetall ...
05/16/16 09:55 AMAlbemarle considering sale of $3bn business unit - As part of efforts to pay off the $6bn expense involved in its move into the lithium business through its purchase of Rockwood Holdings Inc., US chemicals producer Albemarle is exploring the sale of its Chemetall business unit. The mooted divestment – re ...
05/13/16 10:26 PMAlbemarle exploring sale of unit worth $3 billion: Bbg - A sale of the unit could help the company pay down the debt from its $6.2 billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings Inc in 2015. Chemetall was a part of the deal. Bank of America Corp has been hired to help consider strategic options for Chemetall ...
05/13/16 05:19 PMAlbemarle exploring sale of unit worth $3 bln - Bbg - A sale of the unit could help the company pay down the debt from its $6.2 billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings Inc in 2015. Chemetall was a part of the deal. Bank of America Corp has been hired to help consider strategic options for Chemetall ...
05/13/16 10:43 AMAlbemarle Said to Explore Sale of $3 Billion Treatment Unit -
05/07/16 03:31 AMEvonik Buys $3.8 Billion Chemical Unit From Air Products (2) - who orchestrated the breakup of Rockwood Holdings, was hired in 2014 after activist investor Bill Ackman and his Pershing Square Capital Management LP became Air Products’ biggest investor, demanding changes to better compete with rival Praxair Inc ...
05/06/16 05:16 PMEvonik Said Near $3.5 Billion Acquisition of Air Products Units - The Air Products CEO, who orchestrated the breakup of Rockwood Holdings, will be boosting funds at a time when ... Air Liquide SA of France is in the process of buying Airgas Inc. for $13 billion.
05/05/16 10:56 AMChemicals firm SQM asks Chile to block Albemarle lithium project - [Reuters] - The move came less than three months after Albemarle's Rockwood unit signed a deal with Chilean economic development agency Corfo to significantly increase its output of lithium, a mineral that powers electric car batteries. "Yes, that is so," a SQM spokeswoman said in an email to Reuters when asked whether the company, the world's biggest producer of lithium, had formally requested that officials block the project, which is located in Chile's Atacama desert. SQM is on uneasy terms with Chile's center-left government.
04/29/16 05:27 PMGuelph Hydro Reminds Customers - Call Before You Dig - commercial and industrial customers in Guelph and Rockwood and promotes energy conservation in the community. The company is owned by Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. which is, in turn, owned by the City of Guelph. For more information, visit: www ...
04/27/16 05:35 PMInorganic metal finishing: An analytic outlook 2020 - Key players operating in the inorganic metal finishing market include Abakan Inc., Metal Finishing Technologies LLC, Sequa Corporation, TIB Chemicals AG, Elementis plc, Rockwood Holdings Inc., Vanchem Performance Chemicals, Atotech Deutschland GmbH ...
04/21/16 05:37 PMChemical Companies Steadily Gaining Strength - Albemarle Corp.’s (ALB) $6.2 billion buyout of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., Eastman Chemical Company’s (EMN) purchase of specialty chemical company Taminco Corp. for $2.8 billion, PPG Industries Inc.’s (PPG) acquisition of Mexican paint company Comex ...
04/20/16 05:31 PMNevada Energy Metals Expands BFF-1 Clayton Valley Lithium Project - April 20, 2016 (Source) — Nevada Energy Metals Inc. “the Company” TSX-V:BFF (OTC: SSMLF) (Frankfurt: A2AFBV) is pleased to announce that the Company has expanded its Clayton Valley holdings by ... brine production of Rockwood Lithium, a ...
03/31/16 08:41 AMInorganic Metal Finishing - emergence of advanced technologies and global industry analysis 2020. - flag=S&rep_id=817 Major participants in the inorganic metal finishing market include Abakan Inc., Metal Finishing Technologies LLC, Sequa Corporation, TIB Chemicals AG, Elementis plc, Rockwood Holdings Inc., Vanchem Performance Chemicals, Atotech ...
03/28/16 04:59 PMLithium Boom Takes Chile's SQM Across Andes in Argentine Venture - Global demand for lithium is expected to grow by more than 10 percent this year, versus about 150,000 tons last year, according to SQM. Albemarle acquired Rockwood Holdings Inc. in a $6.2 billion deal that closed in January last year.
03/23/16 05:08 PMRobert J. Zatta - Mr. Robert J. Zatta, also known as Bob, served as the Acting Chief Executive Officer of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. from July 1, 2014 to January 2015 and its Principal Accounting Officer from September 6, 2013 to January 2015. Mr. Zatta served as the Chief ...
03/22/16 10:16 PMParticipation in Earth Hour Increases This Year - commercial and industrial customers in Guelph and Rockwood and promotes energy conservation in the community. The company is owned by Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. which is, in turn, owned by the City of Guelph. For more information, visit: www ...
03/10/16 07:20 AMShakeup of city’s holding company structure puts the future of some Guelph energy initiatives in doubt - The city announced Tuesday that council is “streamlining its oversight” of Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. This ... of Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc., the city-owned electricity distributor for Guelph and Rockwood, whose board reports to the GMHI ...
03/09/16 05:03 PMGuelph Hydro appoints New CEO - ABOUT GUELPH MUNICIPAL HOLDINGS INC. Wholly owned by the City of Guelph ... commercial and industrial customers in Guelph and Rockwood and actively promotes energy conservation in the community. ABOUT ENVIDA COMMUNITY ENERGY INC. Envida Community Energy ...
03/09/16 08:26 AMGlobal Inorganic Metal Finishing Market is Expected to Reach US$ 83.32 Bn by 2020. - Major participants in the inorganic metal finishing market include Abakan Inc., Metal Finishing Technologies LLC, Sequa Corporation, TIB Chemicals AG, Elementis plc, Rockwood Holdings Inc., Vanchem Performance Chemicals, Atotech Deutschland GmbH ...
02/29/16 04:18 PMFauquier County real estate transfers for Feb. 22-28 - and Rebecca W. Campbell, trustees, to Rockwood Homes Inc., 2.22 acres, Ringwood Road, Midland, $132,500. Al-Mara Farm Inc to Smith-Midland Corp., 6.02 acres, Rt. 28, Midland, $240,000. Wells Fargo Bank NA to Tyloine Holdings LLC, 2.01 acres, 8132 Frytown ...
02/29/16 09:23 AMNew report shares details about the dyes market analysis, segments, growth and value chain from 2014 to 2020 - National Industrialization Co., Kronos Worldwide Inc., Rockwood Holdings Inc and Heubach GmbH. Category: Market Research Reports Company profile: Market Research Store is a single destination for all the industry, company and country reports. We feature ...
02/26/16 04:25 PMThermoplastic compound manufacturer changes its name - Publicly traded Mexichem SAB de CV, of Tlalnepantla, State of Mexico, acquired Leominster, Mass.-based AlphaGary from Rockwood Holdings Inc for $300 million in 2011. In a news release, Mexichem said AlphaGary’s product and brand names such as Megolon ...
02/22/16 03:56 PMInnophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2015 Results - Zatta, Former Acting Chief Executive Officer and long-time Chief Financial Officer of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. Restructuring efforts in line with $1.6 million sequential savings realized in the fourth quarter ...
02/18/16 08:50 AMAlbemarle reports fourth quarter and full year 2015 results - The Company reported net sales of $930.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, up from net sales of $598.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2014, driven primarily by the acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. ("Rockwood"), which closed January 12 ...
02/18/16 08:50 AMRockwood acquisition has big impact on Albemarle Corporation's bottom line - The company reported net sales of $930.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, up from net sales of $598.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2014, driven primarily by the acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., which closed January 12, 2015, partly offset ...
02/11/16 08:41 AMHuntsman Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2015 Results; 2015 Adjusted EPS Improves To $2.00 From $1.94 In 2014 - Pro forma adjusted as if it had occurred at the beginning of the relevant period to (a) include the October 1, 2014 acquisition of the Performance Additives and Titanium Dioxide businesses of Rockwood Holdings, Inc.; (b) to exclude the related sale of our ...
02/01/16 08:29 PMGuelph Hydro Conducting Safety Awareness Survey - commercial and industrial customers in Guelph and Rockwood and actively promotes energy conservation in the community. The company is 100 per cent owned by Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. which is, in turn, wholly owned by the City of Guelph. For more ...
01/20/16 07:58 AMChinese Volatility Could Fuel a Lithium-Price Rocket Launch - Remember, in a recent transaction, Albemarle bought Rockwood Holdings Inc. (ROC:NYSE) for over $6 billion. That's one of the largest lithium producers on earth. This can be one of the largest lithium mines on earth. Its market cap is less than 10% of that.
01/20/16 07:58 AMTop Business Deals of 2015 - At this point, however, the project still exists on paper only. Early in the year, Albemarle completed its $6.2 billion cash and stock acquisition of New Jersey-based Rockwood Holdings, Inc., placing the company among the world’s largest specialty ...
03/30/15 04:06 PMAscend Capital’s New Position in Huntsman Corp. -
02/05/15 12:10 PMDuPont adds two new directors; rebuffs activist Peltz -
01/20/15 06:11 AMAlbemarle Corporation completes acquisition of Rockwood Holdings - [at noodls] - BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. pursuant to the terms of their previously ...
01/12/15 03:03 PMROCKWOOD HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Notice of Delisting o -
12/01/14 07:13 AMChemical maker Huntsman to cut about 900 jobs -
11/05/14 05:09 AMRockwood Holdings tops 3Q profit forecasts -
07/15/14 05:44 AMAlbemarle buying Rockwood in $6.2B deal -

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About Rockwood Holdings

Rockwood Holdings logoRockwood Holdings, Inc. (Rockwood) is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of specialty chemicals and advanced materials used for industrial and commercial purposes. Rockwood is focused on surface treatment and lithium chemicals, advanced ceramics, titanium dioxide pigments, iron-oxide pigments, timber-treatment chemicals and clay-based additives. Its products consist primarily of inorganic chemicals and solutions and engineered materials. As of December 31, 2012, it manufactured its products in 80 facilities in more than twenty countries and sold its products and services to more than 60,000 customers. The Company operates in five segments: Lithium, Surface Treatment, Performance Additives and Advanced Ceramics. In September 2014, the Company sold its Titanium Dioxide Pigments and four other non-strategic businesses to Huntsman Corp.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ROC
  • CUSIP: 77441510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $79.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $0
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $0
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3 EPS
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