Basf Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.62 (+1.00 %)
(As of 09/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.04 million shs
Average Volume2.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$57.30 billion
P/E Ratio24.93
Dividend Yield5.23%
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About Basf

BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. It operates through six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care, and Agricultural Solutions. The Chemicals segment provides petrochemicals and intermediates. The Materials segment offers advanced materials and their precursors for applications and systems, such as isocyanates and polyamides, as well as inorganic basic products and specialties for plastic and plastic processing industries. The Industrial Solutions segment develops and markets ingredients and additives for industrial applications, such as polymer dispersions, pigments, resins, electronic materials, antioxidants, light stabilizers, oilfield chemicals, mineral processing, and hydrometallurgical chemicals. The Surface Technologies segment offers chemical solutions and automotive OEM which include refinish coatings, surface treatment, catalysts, battery materials, and base metal services for the automotive and chemical industries. The Nutrition & Care segment provides nutrition and care ingredients for food and feed producers, as well as pharmaceutical, cosmetics, detergent, and cleaner industries. The Agricultural Solutions segment offers crop protection products and seeds, such as fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, and biological crop production products, as well as seed treatment products. The company has a strategic partnership with BASF SE was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.


Basf (ETR:BAS) Given a €72.00 Price Target at Berenberg Bank
Basf (ETR:BAS) Given a €72.00 Price Target at Berenberg Bank
September 16, 2021 |
Basf (ETR:BAS) Stock Crosses Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $66.53
Basf (ETR:BAS) Stock Crosses Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $66.53
September 14, 2021 |
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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Basf (ETR:BAS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Basf a buy right now?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Basf in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Basf stock.
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When is Basf's next earnings date?

Basf is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How has Basf's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Basf's stock was trading at €46.38 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BAS stock has increased by 34.5% and is now trading at €62.39.
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Is Basf a good dividend stock?

Basf pays an annual dividend of €3.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.23%. BAS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Basf is 131.84%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for BAS?

16 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Basf's shares. Their forecasts range from €72.00 to €112.00. On average, they expect Basf's stock price to reach €80.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 29.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Basf's key executives?

Basf's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Martin Brudermuller, Chairman of Exec. Directors & CEO (Age 60, Pay $3.83M)
  • Dr. Hans-Ulrich Engel, CFO, Chief Digital Officer & Vice Chairman of Exec. Directors (Age 62, Pay $2.56M)
  • Mr. Michael Heinz, Member of the Board of Exec. Directors (Age 57, Pay $2.02M)
  • Ms. Saori Dubourg, Member of the Board of Exec. Directors (Age 50, Pay $2.66M)
  • Dr. Markus Kamieth, Member of the Board of Exec. Directors (Age 51, Pay $2.35M)
  • Dr. Melanie Maas-Brunner, CTO & Member of Exec. Directors (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stefan Beckmann, Sr. VP of Global Process/Enterprise Architecture & Region Europe and Chief Information Officer
  • Dr. Stefanie Wettberg, Sr. VP of Investor Relations (Age 48)
  • Mr. Wolfgang Haas, Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Juliana Tischel, VP Corp. Communications (Age 50)

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What other stocks do shareholders of Basf own?

What is Basf's stock symbol?

Basf trades on the ETR under the ticker symbol "BAS."

What is Basf's stock price today?

One share of BAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately €62.39.

How much money does Basf make?

Basf has a market capitalization of $57.30 billion and generates $68.87 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Basf have?

Basf employs 4,100 workers across the globe.

What is Basf's official website?

The official website for Basf is

Where are Basf's headquarters?

How can I contact Basf?

Basf's mailing address is Carl-Bosch-Str. 38, LUDWIGSHAFEN AM RHEIN, 67056, Germany. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at +49-621-600.

This page was last updated on 9/22/2021 by Staff
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