ETR:WCH - Wacker Chemie Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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€85.52 -0.84 (-0.97 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 05:25 AM ET)
Previous Close€86.36
Today's Range€84.06 - €86.30
52-Week Range€70.08 - €157.05
Volume15,629 shs
Average Volume218,420 shs
Market Capitalization$4.25 billion
P/E Ratio15.66
Dividend Yield2.91%
BetaN/A
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, silicones, silicone fluids, emulsions, elastomers, sealants and resins, and pyrogenic silicas for use in construction, paint and coating, chemical, cosmetic, textile and leather, paper and film coating, fabric coating, electrical and electronic engineering, insulation technology, mechanical engineering and metal processing, medical technology, automotive, communications technology, office equipment, household appliance, plastics and rubber processing, and mold making applications. The Wacker Polymers division provides dispersible polymer powder and dispersions, surface-coating resins, polyvinyl alcohol solutions, and polymer modifiers, which are used in automotive, construction chemical, adhesive, paint and coating, nonwoven, textile, and paper applications. The Wacker Biosolutions division offers bioengineered products, such as cyclodextrins, cyclodextrin complexes, cysteine, and cystine; biopharmaceutical products; fine chemicals; organosilanes; chiral alcohols; base chemicals; and polyvinyl acetate solid resins that are used in foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals and biologics, agrochemicals, household products, personal care and cosmetics, specialty chemicals, and chemical industrial applications. The Wacker Polysilicon division produces polysilicon for use in solar cells and electronics. The company was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany. Wacker Chemie AG is a subsidiary of Dr. Alexander Wacker Familiengesellschaft mbH.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+49-89-62790

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.97 billion
Cash Flow€6.92 per share
Book Value€62.17 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees14,407
Market Cap$4.25 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Wacker Chemie (ETR:WCH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wacker Chemie's stock symbol?

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

What price target have analysts set for WCH?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Wacker Chemie's shares. Their predictions range from €74.00 to €130.00. On average, they expect Wacker Chemie's stock price to reach €103.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Wacker Chemie.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wacker Chemie?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wacker Chemie in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Wacker Chemie.

Has Wacker Chemie been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WCH stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wacker Chemie earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 Glencore (GLEN), GALAPAGOS NV/S (GLPG), Suedzucker (SZU), Siltronic (WAF), Vinci (DG), Rio Tinto (RIO), Varex Imaging (VREX), Global Payments (GPN), Profound Medical (PRN) and Vitalhub (VHI).

Who are Wacker Chemie's key executives?

Wacker Chemie's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Rudolf Staudigl, CEO, Pres & Member of Exec. Board (Age 64)
  • Dr. Tobias Ohler, CFO & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 48)
  • Mr. Auguste Willems, Member of Exec. Board
  • Dr. Christian Hartel, Member of Exec. Board (Age 48)
  • Mr. Rainald Hagenhues, Head of Corp. Accounting & Tax

What is Wacker Chemie's stock price today?

One share of WCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately €85.52.

How big of a company is Wacker Chemie?

Wacker Chemie has a market capitalization of $4.25 billion and generates $4.97 billion in revenue each year. Wacker Chemie employs 14,407 workers across the globe.

What is Wacker Chemie's official website?

The official website for Wacker Chemie is https://www.wacker.com/.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Wacker Chemie (ETR WCH)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  185 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  386
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wacker Chemie and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WCH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WCH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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