LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.82 (-1.32 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: €61.50
50-Day Range
MA: €63.24
52-Week Range
Now: €61.50
Volume350,430 shs
Average Volume312,027 shs
Market Capitalization$5.31 billion
P/E Ratio6.02
Dividend Yield1.62%
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft, a specialty chemicals company, develops, manufactures, and markets chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals, and plastics worldwide. It operates through four segments: Advanced Intermediates, Specialty Additives, Consumer Protection, and Engineering Materials. The Advanced Intermediates segment provides advanced industrial intermediates, basic and fine chemicals, organometallics, rubber chemicals, and inorganic pigments for the agrochemical, automotive, construction, aromas and flavors, paints and coatings, rubber chemicals, semiconductors and photovoltaic, and color pigments industries. The Specialty Additives segment offers additives, including lubricants, flame retardants, plasticizers, and bromine derivatives for various applications of rubber, plastic, paint, construction, and electrical industries. The Consumer Protection segment provides material protection products; disinfectant, hygiene, and preservative solutions; and precursors and intermediates for the agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, and specialty chemicals industries. The Engineering Materials segment produces technical plastics, glass fibers, fiber composites, and elastomers on a urethane basis for application in the automotive and electrical/electronics, construction, and medicine industries, as well as sports and leisure sectors. The company was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Cologne, Germany.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Specialty Chemicals
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.10 billion
Cash Flow€20.68 per share
Book Value€34.76 per share



Market Cap$5.31 billion
Next Earnings Date5/12/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Brokers bullish on Lanxess Ag shares
August 20, 2020 |
LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft (LXS.F)
August 19, 2020 |
Analysts optimistic on Lanxess Ag outlook
May 12, 2020 |
March 24, 2020 |
Lanxess profit from continuing operations rises
May 14, 2019 |
Lanxess profit jumps on Arlanxeo stake sale
March 14, 2019 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.49 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.82 (-1.32 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:LXS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LXS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's next earnings date?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 12th 2021.
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How has LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's stock was trading at €41.60 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LXS stock has increased by 47.8% and is now trading at €61.50.
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Is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft a good dividend stock?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft pays an annual dividend of €1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.62%. The dividend payout ratio of LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft is 9.78%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for LXS?

15 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's stock. Their forecasts range from €49.00 to €80.00. On average, they expect LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's share price to reach €67.57 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's key executives?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Matthias Zachert, CEO & Chairman of Management (Age 54, Pay $4.14M)
  • Mr. Michael Pontzen, CFO & Member of the Board of Management (Age 52, Pay $1.59M)
  • Dr. Hubert Fink, Member of the Board of Management (Age 59, Pay $1.58M)
  • Dr. Anno Borkowsky, Head of Rhein Chemie Additives Bus. Unit & Member of the Board of Management (Age 62, Pay $1.35M)
  • Dr. Stephanie Coßmann, Labor Relations Director & Member of the Board of Management (Age 48, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. André Simon, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Luis Lopez-Remon, Head of Leather Bus. Unit
  • Mr. Marcel Beermann, Head of Procurement & Logistics Group Function (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jorge Alberto Nogueira, Head of Tire & Speciality Rubbers Bus. Unit (Age 70)
  • Dr. Michael Zobel, Head of High Performance Materials Bus. Unit

Who are some of LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), The Boeing (BA), CVS Health (CVS), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), PepsiCo (PEP), Tesla (TSLA), Zoom Video Communications (ZM) and Covestro (1COV).

What is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's stock symbol?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft trades on the ETR under the ticker symbol "LXS."

What is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's stock price today?

One share of LXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately €61.50.

How much money does LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft make?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft has a market capitalization of $5.31 billion and generates $6.10 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft have?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft employs 12,966 workers across the globe.

What is LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's official website?

The official website for LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft is

Where are LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's headquarters?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft is headquartered at Konzernzentrale, Kennedyplatz 1, KOELN, 50569, Germany.

How can I contact LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft?

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft's mailing address is Konzernzentrale, Kennedyplatz 1, KOELN, 50569, Germany. The company can be reached via phone at +49-221-88850.

This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by Staff
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