Wacker Chemie Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.10 (+1.67 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: €127.80
50-Day Range
MA: €115.23
52-Week Range
Now: €127.80
Volume74,894 shs
Average Volume218,420 shs
Market Capitalization$6.35 billion
P/E Ratio33.55
Dividend Yield1.62%
Wacker Chemie AG provides chemical products worldwide. It operates through four divisions: Wacker Silicones, Wacker Polymers, Wacker Biosolutions, and Wacker Polysilicon. The Wacker Silicones division offers silanes, siloxanes, silicone fluids, silicone emulsions, silicone elastomers, silicone resins, and pyrogenic silicas for use in construction, electronics, automotive, personal care, paint, and coating solutions. The Wacker Polymers division provides binders and polymeric additives, such as dispersible polymer powder and vinyl acetate-ethylene dispersions, which are used in construction, paper, adhesive, paint, coating, and basic chemical industries. The Wacker Biosolutions division offers customized biotech and catalog products for fine chemicals, such as pharmaceutical proteins, vaccines, cyclodextrins, cysteine, polyvinyl acetate solid resins, and acetylacetone for pharmaceutical actives, food additives, and agrochemicals. The Wacker Polysilicon division produces hyperpure polysilicon for use in semiconductor and solar sectors. The company was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany. Wacker Chemie AG is a subsidiary of Dr. Alexander Wacker Familiengesellschaft mbH.
Wacker Chemie logo

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.69 billion
Cash Flow€27.89 per share
Book Value€32.72 per share



Market Cap$6.35 billion
Next Earnings Date4/30/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) PT Set at €131.00 by Barclays
March 29, 2021 |
See More Headlines


Overall MarketRank

1.30 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+2.10 (+1.67 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart

Receive WCH News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WCH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

speech bubbles
speech bubbles

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Wacker Chemie a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wacker Chemie in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Wacker Chemie stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WCH, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for Wacker Chemie
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Wacker Chemie?

Wall Street analysts have given Wacker Chemie a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Wacker Chemie wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

When is Wacker Chemie's next earnings date?

Wacker Chemie is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 30th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Wacker Chemie

How has Wacker Chemie's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Wacker Chemie's stock was trading at €53.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WCH stock has increased by 141.1% and is now trading at €127.80.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

Is Wacker Chemie a good dividend stock?

Wacker Chemie pays an annual dividend of €2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.62%. The dividend payout ratio of Wacker Chemie is 52.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Wacker Chemie's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for WCH?

11 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Wacker Chemie's stock. Their forecasts range from €93.00 to €153.00. On average, they anticipate Wacker Chemie's stock price to reach €124.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.7%.
View analysts' price targets for Wacker Chemie
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Wacker Chemie's key executives?

Wacker Chemie's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Rudolf Staudigl, CEO, Pres & Member of Exec. Board (Age 67, Pay $975.95k)
  • Dr. Tobias Ohler, CFO & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 50, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Auguste Willems, Member of Exec. Board (Age 65, Pay $1.33M)
  • Dr. Christian Hartel, Member of Exec. Board (Age 50, Pay $1.03M)
  • Ms. Angela Wörl, Head of Human Resource (Age 53)
  • Mr. Rainald Hagenhues, Head of Corp. Accounting & Tax
  • Mr. Joerg Hoffmann C.F.A., Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Goetz Neumann, Head of Legal Affairs
  • Mr. Jörg Hettmann, Head of Corp. Communications
  • Dr. Thomas Koini, Head of Sales & Distribution

Who are some of Wacker Chemie's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Wacker Chemie own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wacker Chemie investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Vinci (DG), Galapagos (GLPG), Global Payments (GPN), Micron Technology (MU), AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Accenture (ACN), Edwards Lifesciences (EW), Glencore (GLEN) and Infineon Technologies (IFXA).

What is Wacker Chemie's stock symbol?

Wacker Chemie trades on the ETR under the ticker symbol "WCH."

What is Wacker Chemie's stock price today?

One share of WCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately €127.80.

How much money does Wacker Chemie make?

Wacker Chemie has a market capitalization of $6.35 billion and generates $4.69 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Wacker Chemie have?

Wacker Chemie employs 14,283 workers across the globe.

What is Wacker Chemie's official website?

The official website for Wacker Chemie is

Where are Wacker Chemie's headquarters?

Wacker Chemie is headquartered at Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, MUENCHEN, 81737, Germany.

How can I contact Wacker Chemie?

Wacker Chemie's mailing address is Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, MUENCHEN, 81737, Germany. The company can be reached via phone at +49-89-62790.

This page was last updated on 4/15/2021 by Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security. Learn more.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research. As a bonus to opt-ing into our email newsletters, you will also get a free subscription to the Liberty Through Wealth e-newsletter. You can opt out at any time.