Valspar Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:VAL)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 11 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.92)
Consensus Price Target: $93.50 (12.18% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price Target$82.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$92.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$88.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/19/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$90.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/15/2016KeyCorpLower Price Target$96.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/5/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$88.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/25/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$80.00 -> $92.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/25/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$83.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/26/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$90.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/28/2015GabelliUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/5/2014Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/26/2014Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$84.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/23/2016        
5/24/2016Q216$1.26$1.22$1.12 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2016Q116$0.65$0.66$908.14 million$885.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/24/2015Q415$1.31$1.35$1.16 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/25/2015Q315$1.26$1.33$1.18 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/27/2015Q215$1.10$1.11$1.11 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015Q115$0.76$0.85$972.15 million$991.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/25/2014Q414$1.15$1.38$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2014Q314$1.16$1.21$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/19/2014Q214$1.04$1.07$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2014Q114$0.66$0.70$948.61 million$956.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/19/2013Q4$0.92$0.97$1.09 billion$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2013Q3 2013$1.09$1.07$1.13 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2013Q2 2013$0.91$0.91$1.05 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2013Q1 2013$0.67$0.60$922.05 million$875.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/20/20120.86$0.86$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2012$0.96$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2012$0.81$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2012$0.48$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/22/2011$0.70$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/15/2011$0.80$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2011$0.64$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2011$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20166$1.26$1.32$1.30
Q3 20163$1.43$1.50$1.45
Q4 20163$1.44$1.49$1.46
Q1 20171$0.87$0.87$0.87
Q2 20171$1.34$1.34$1.34
Q3 20171$1.62$1.62$1.62
Q4 20171$1.56$1.56$1.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.24%
Payout Ratio:31.81% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.39% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
24.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/19/2016quarterly$0.331.24%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016quarterly$0.331.69%3/3/20163/7/20163/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/25/2015quarterly$0.331.57%12/3/201512/7/201512/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/24/2015quarterly$0.3312/7/201512/23/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2015quarterly$0.301.53%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2015quarterly$0.301.39%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015quarterly$0.301.36%2/26/20153/2/20153/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/25/2014quarterly$0.301.45%12/4/201412/8/201412/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/19/2014quarterly$0.261.29%8/28/20149/2/20149/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/19/2014quarterly$0.261.41%5/29/20146/2/20146/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2014quarterly$0.261.42%2/27/20143/3/20143/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/19/2013quarterly$0.261.47%11/27/201312/2/201312/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2013quarterly$0.231.45%8/29/20139/3/20139/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2013quarterly$0.231.25%5/30/20136/3/20136/14/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013quarterly$0.231.5%2/28/20133/4/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2012quarterly$0.2312/17/201212/28/2012Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/24/2015Howard C HeckesEVPSell8,000$84.82$678,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy3,500$0.15$525.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/20/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy46,000$0.17$7,820.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy71,000$0.16$11,360.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/12/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy54,000$0.15$8,100.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/12/2015Fran�Ois AuclairInsiderBuy7,500$0.20$1,500.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/11/2014Fran�Ois AuclairInsiderBuy4,000$0.23$920.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/28/2014Anthony L BlaineSVPSell16,000$83.00$1,328,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/1/2014John M BallbachDirectorBuy2,500$77.41$193,525.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Gary E HendricksonCEOSell84,500$79.12$6,685,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2014John BallbachDirectorBuy1,075$72.75$78,206.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2013Mae JemisonDirectorSell1,700$71.85$122,145.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/18/2013Mae JemisonDirectorSell1,000$63.91$63,910.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/21/2013John M BallbachDirectorBuy2,088$65.00$135,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Gary E HendricksonCEOSell116,865$73.65$8,607,107.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2013John M BallbachDirectorBuy1,246$60.00$74,760.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
DateHeadline
07/27/16 10:14 AMEU mergers and takeovers (July 27)
07/26/16 07:38 PMMinnesota Federal Court Enters Judgment in Benzene-Related Insurance Dispute After 8th Circuit Affirms its Findings
07/26/16 10:39 AMNew GO bg routes should help serve low-income, not industry, consultant says
07/26/16 10:34 AMEurope, China, and India Sales Rose, but Not Enough Not Help PPG Industries -
07/26/16 10:34 AMHow PPG Industries Managed to Miss Analysts’ 2Q16 Estimates -
07/25/16 07:17 PMOpportunities for the Global UV Cured Coatings Market: Lucintel anticipates rapid technological advances …
07/22/16 06:54 PMSherwin-Williams Shares Attractive After 6% Post-Earnings Dip, Says Baird
07/22/16 10:00 AMNeenah Paper appoints William M. Cook as director
07/21/16 07:26 PMThe Sherwin-Williams Company : Reports 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results
07/21/16 07:26 PMSherwin-Williams Lowers Guidance, Citing Valspar Acquisition
07/21/16 09:56 AMNewMarket Corporation versus The Valspar Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/20/16 09:57 AMStock Strength in Focus for The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 09:57 AMPalisade Asset Management Lowers stake in The Valspar Corp (VAL) - Trade Calls
07/20/16 07:24 AMThe Valspar Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VAL-US : July 20, 2016 -
07/19/16 07:15 PMSensient Technologies Corporation versus The Valspar Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/19/16 07:15 PMValspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) Sellers Increased By 9.51% Their Shorts - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 07:15 PMLarge Outflow of Money Witnessed in Valspar Corporation (The) - TheFounders Daily
07/19/16 08:00 AMAkzo Signals Europe Paint Demand Slowed, Marring Profit Run
07/19/16 03:09 AMAkzo Nobel Shares Down on 'Uncertain' 2016 Outlook -
07/18/16 06:53 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 06:04 PMValspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL)'s Growth Projection - RealistInvestor.com
07/15/16 12:23 PMLarge Inflow of Money Detected in Valspar Corporation (The) - TheFounders Daily
07/13/16 07:25 PMConsensus Target and Stock Rating Report: The Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 07:25 PMTimber Hill LLC Increased Valspar Corp/The (NYSE:VAL) by $4.68 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/11/16 06:56 PMThe Sherwin-Williams Company versus The Valspar Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/11/16 06:56 PMHow Analysts Rated The Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL) Last Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/11/16 06:37 AMStock Performance Rundown on: The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 06:37 AMValspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL): Dividend Update - Stocks Daily
07/09/16 06:16 PMValspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) Sellers Increased By 9.51% Their Shorts - Engelwood Daily
07/09/16 06:16 PMForm 5/A VALSPAR CORP For: Oct 30 Filed by: ENGH ROLF - StreetInsider.com
07/08/16 09:53 AMEU mergers and takeovers (July 8)
07/07/16 07:09 PMForm 5/A VALSPAR CORP For: Oct 30 Filed by: ENGH ROLF
07/06/16 06:31 AMThe Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL): Tracking Consensus Projections and Analyst Ratings - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 06:31 AMTimber Hill LLC Increased Valspar Corp/The (NYSE:VAL) by $4.68 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/05/16 11:31 AMValspar Packaging Expands Capacity in Asia - [at noodls] - MINNEAPOLIS, July 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Valspar Corporation announced that it is expanding production capacity at its Singapore facility to meet increased demand for its food and beverage packaging ...
07/05/16 11:02 AM12:02 pm Valspar to expand production capacity at its Singapore facility to meet increased demand for its food and beverage packaging products in the Asia Pacific region -
07/05/16 06:46 AMBroker Outlook For The Week Ahead Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) - Fiscal Standard
07/04/16 06:43 AMValspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) Dividend Update - Stocks Daily
07/02/16 06:31 PMValspar shareholders approve sale to Sherwin Williams - Post-Bulletin
07/02/16 06:31 PMShare Performance Recap for: The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) - Press Telegraph
07/01/16 09:44 AMValspar shareholders overwhelmingly approve sale to Sherwin-Williams - Minneapolis Star Tribune
07/01/16 09:44 AM2016 Q1 Sentiment Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL) - Engelwood Daily
06/30/16 09:46 AMBusiness briefs: Reed Smith names managing partner
06/29/16 06:57 PMValspar Investors Approve Tie-Up With Sherwin-Williams
06/29/16 06:57 PMVALSPAR CORP : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
06/29/16 06:57 PMValspar shareholders overwhelmingly approve sale to Sherwin-Williams
06/29/16 01:47 PMVALSPAR CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financial Stateme -
06/29/16 10:31 AMValspar shareholders approve $11.3B buyout by Sherwin-Williams -
06/28/16 07:01 PMPackaging Coatings Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024
06/28/16 07:01 PMGlobal cathodic epoxy industry consumption forecast to 2021 published by leading research firm

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About Valspar Corp.

Valspar Corp. logoThe Valspar Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing and distributing a range of coatings, paints and related products. The Company operates through two segments: Coatings and Paints. The Coatings segment includes its industrial product lines and packaging product line. The Company offers decorative and protective coatings for metal, wood and plastic primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. The Paints segment includes consumer paints and automotive paint refinishes product lines. The Company offers a range of paints, primers, topcoats and aerosol spray paints through retailers, distribution networks and the Company-owned stores. The Company offers a portfolio of interior and exterior decorative paints, stains, primers, varnishes and specialty decorative products, such as enamels, aerosols and faux finishes, used in both the do-it-yourself and professional markets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VAL
  • CUSIP: 92035510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $107.09
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $107.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $97.44
  • P/E Ratio: 25.64
  • P/E Growth: 3.64
  • Market Cap: $8.47B
  • Beta: 1.44
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.82 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.30 EPS
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