Balchem Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:BCPC)

About Balchem Corporation

Balchem Corporation logoBalchem Corporation (Balchem) is engaged in the development, manufacture, distribution and marketing of specialty performance ingredients and products for the food, nutritional, feed, pharmaceutical and medical sterilization industries. The Company operates in four segments: SensoryEffects, Animal Nutrition & Health (ANH), Specialty Products and Industrial Products. Its SensoryEffects segment provides creamer systems, dairy replacers, powdered fats, nutritional beverage bases, beverages, juice and dairy bases, chocolate systems, ice cream bases and variegates, grain-based snacks and cereal-based ingredients. ANH segment provides basic choline chloride, and microencapsulation and chelation technologies-based nutritional products. Specialty Products segment provides ethylene oxide and propylene oxide products. Its Industrial Products segment provides Choline Chloride and methylamines. The Company sells its products through its own sales force, independent distributors and sales agents.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BCPC
  • CUSIP: 05766520
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $84.48
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $84.00
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $77.49
  • 52-Week Range: $56.60 - $88.76
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 48.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.20
  • P/E Growth: 1.41
  • Market Cap: $2.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,720,000
  • Beta: 0.9
  • Net Margins: 10.22%
  • Return on Equity: 16.35%
  • Return on Assets: 8.53%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.52%
  • Current Ratio: 2.34%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.57%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $60.00 (28.77% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/4/2016Pivotal ResearchDowngradeHold -> Sell$65.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
3/8/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/2/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$73.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
4/2/2015Singular ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2017$0.65N/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1$0.62$0.58$150.10 million$135.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q4$0.57$0.66$144.70 million$132.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.60$0.61$150.53 million$140.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.56$0.62$148.87 million$1.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.59$0.62$147.90 million$144.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.59$0.67$153.00 million$162.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$0.51$0.49$157.00 million$160.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q2 14$0.46$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014$0.37$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014$0.36$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q212$0.41$0.38$86.75 million$87.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.39$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.31$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.49 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.70 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
Annual Dividend:$0.38
Dividend Yield:0.45%
Payout Ratio:21.84% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
14.07% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.24%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.53%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/4/2017Edward McmillanDirectorSell1,550$85.00$131,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Dino A. RossiDirectorSell16,762$84.68$1,419,406.16View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Dino A. RossiDirectorSell16,400$77.85$1,276,740.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,400$78.57$1,288,548.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Matthew David HoustonGeneral CounselSell4,000$67.83$271,320.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,400$68.26$1,119,464.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Edward McmillanDirectorSell1,500$69.75$104,625.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016William A BackusCFOSell12,000$68.64$823,680.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,400$65.31$1,071,084.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,600$62.31$1,034,346.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Edward McmillanDirectorSell3,076$60.25$185,329.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell32,400$59.35$1,922,940.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell200$58.39$11,678.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Matthew David HoustonGeneral CounselSell5,000$62.51$312,550.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,400$63.15$1,035,660.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2016Dino A RossiDirectorSell16,400$59.68$978,752.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015Dino A. RossiChairmanSell14,600$58.81$858,626.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Dino A RossiChairmanSell14,600$60.58$884,468.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Dino A RossiChairmanSell7,300$55.58$405,734.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2015Dino A RossiChairmanSell7,300$55.04$401,792.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015David F LudwigVPSell15,000$55.05$825,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,935$61.20$914,022.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Dino A RossiCEOSell14,600$60.45$882,570.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015David F LudwigVPSell15,000$59.66$894,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$57.10$799,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015David F LudwigVPSell15,000$56.51$847,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Dino A RossiChairmanSell14,600$57.72$842,712.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015David F LudwigVPSell28,500$58.14$1,656,990.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2015David F LudwigVPSell1,500$58.26$87,390.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$55.43$776,020.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Dino A RossiCEOSell14,600$55.90$816,140.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$56.07$784,980.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Dino A RossiCEOSell14,600$58.11$848,406.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015David F LudwigVPSell15,000$58.16$872,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$57.85$809,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Dino A RossiCEOSell14,600$54.34$793,364.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$60.59$848,260.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015David F LudwigVPSell15,000$61.43$921,450.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Dino A RossiCEOSell24,200$61.19$1,480,798.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$63.01$882,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014David F LudwigVPSell15,000$63.34$950,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell24,400$64.92$1,584,048.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell24,400$63.97$1,560,868.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$64.62$904,680.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell24,400$54.56$1,331,264.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$54.82$767,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell36,400$54.95$2,000,180.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell19,800$53.25$1,054,350.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickVPSell14,000$49.68$695,520.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell17,000$53.48$909,160.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell12,200$53.42$651,724.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell24,400$53.38$1,302,472.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell14,000$53.43$748,020.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell14,000$52.44$734,160.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell21,003$62.00$1,302,186.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell14,000$55.24$773,360.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$50.10$751,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell14,000$51.48$720,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014David F LudwigVPSell13,500$50.74$684,990.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2014Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$56.82$852,300.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Frank FitzpatrickCFOBuy14,000$11.87$166,180.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014David F LudwigVPSell13,500$56.05$756,675.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$57.80$867,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Elaine R WedralDirectorSell8,243$57.13$470,922.59View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Edward McmillanDirectorSell8,000$58.40$467,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013John Y TelevantosDirectorSell2,000$57.23$114,460.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013David F LudwigVPSell13,500$57.39$774,765.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell13,500$57.38$774,630.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$57.38$860,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013David F LudwigVPSell13,500$52.76$712,260.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$50.43$756,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013John Y TelevantosDirectorSell4,000$49.60$198,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Edward McmillanDirectorSell33,488$49.79$1,667,367.52View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013David F LudwigVPSell13,500$49.38$666,630.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell13,500$47.77$644,895.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$50.18$752,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013David F LudwigVPSell24,538$52.54$1,289,226.52View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013John Y TelevantosDirectorSell5,000$52.79$263,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell22,198$34.28$760,947.44View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$47.04$705,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell13,500$45.21$610,335.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2013Dino A RossiCEOSell15,000$45.49$682,350.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Elaine R WedralDirectorSell4,488$46.00$206,448.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Elaine R WedralDirectorSell4,000$45.96$183,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Dana E PutnamInsiderSell36,645$47.25$1,731,476.25View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Frank FitzpatrickCFOSell13,500$47.90$646,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Matthew David HoustonGeneral CounselSell41,229$43.16$1,779,443.64View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012Paul D CoombsDirectorBuy6,000$32.41$194,460.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC)
DateHeadline logoBALCHEM CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial Statement (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 22 at 8:53 PM
News IconIs Balchem Corporation’s (BCPC) growth strong enough to justify its February share price? (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 20 at 10:14 AM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Fourth Quarter ... (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 18 at 9:55 AM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Fourth Quarter Financial Results on February 28, 2017 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 17 at 6:17 PM logoBalchem Corp. : BCPC-US: Dividend Analysis : December 27th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 16 at 8:45 AM logo3 Stocks That Turned $10,000 Into at Least $3.68 Million (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 13 at 4:24 PM logoBalchem: Expect Average Growth Moving Forward (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 9 at 4:03 PM logo[$$] LBO Focus: Private Equity Whets Appetite for Ingredients Deals (NASDAQ:BCPC) - February 1 at 4:01 PM logoBalchem Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BCPC) : January 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - January 23 at 4:13 PM logoBalchem Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BCPC-US : January 20, 2017 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - January 20 at 3:40 PM
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News IconIs Balchem Corporation (BCPC) A Good Stock To Buy? (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 19 at 11:56 PM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Dividend (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 15 at 3:44 PM logo11:31 am Balchem increases dividend to $0.38/share from $0.34/share (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 15 at 3:44 PM logoBALCHEM CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 15 at 3:44 PM logoBalchem declares $0.38 dividend (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 15 at 11:48 AM logoETFs with exposure to Balchem Corp. : December 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - December 13 at 3:53 PM logoIs Finisar Corporation (FNSR) A Good Stock To Buy? (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 30 at 3:50 PM logoMariko Gordon Adds 5 New Holdings to Portfolio (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 21 at 3:43 PM
News IconInside Transaction: Dino Rossi Unloaded 16,400 Shares of Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC) (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 17 at 1:23 PM logoNoteworthy Monday Option Activity: ZOES, BCPC, OA (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 14 at 9:33 PM logoETFs with exposure to Balchem Corp. : November 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 14 at 4:03 PM logoBalchem Corp. :BCPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 10 at 1:38 PM logoBalchem Corporation Sees Steady Health and Nutrition Growth (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 8 at 10:24 AM logoBalchem's (BCPC) CEO Ted Harris on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 5 at 11:44 AM logoEdited Transcript of BCPC earnings conference call or presentation 4-Nov-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 5 at 11:44 AM logoBlachem posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 4 at 2:12 PM logoBalchem Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BCPC-US : November 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - November 4 at 2:12 PM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third Quarter Financial Results on November … (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 29 at 3:45 PM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 28 at 3:30 PM logoBalchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third Quarter Financial Results on November 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 27 at 9:21 PM logo21.8% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Balchem Call (BCPC) (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 24 at 3:47 PM
News IconUpdate on Balchem Corp. (NASDAQ:BCPC) for the day (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 15 at 3:41 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Balchem Corp. : October 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 11 at 3:50 PM
News IconInsider Move to Note: Dino Rossi Unloaded 16,400 Shares of Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC) (NASDAQ:BCPC) - October 8 at 8:34 AM logo21.7% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Balchem Call (BCPC) (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 30 at 4:12 PM logoBALCHEM CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 20 at 5:55 PM logoBalchem Announces Board Selection of Theodore Harris as Chairman (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 19 at 4:43 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Balchem Corp. : September 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 13 at 4:47 PM
News Icon25 Amazing Stock Market Fun Facts (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 2 at 8:30 AM
News IconBalchem and Perdue AgriBusiness announce strategic alliance (NASDAQ:BCPC) - September 2 at 8:30 AM logoBALCHEM CORP Financials (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 16 at 3:51 PM logoBalchem Corp. :BCPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 11 at 12:31 PM logoBalchem Corporation Sees a Bright Future in Human Nutrition Markets (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 11 at 10:21 AM logoBALCHEM CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 8 at 3:49 PM logoEdited Transcript of BCPC earnings conference call or presentation 5-Aug-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 6 at 11:31 AM logoBALCHEM CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 5 at 3:47 PM logoBlachem posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 5 at 12:11 PM logoBrown Capital Management LLC Lowers Its Stake in Balchem Corporation (BCPC) Stock (NASDAQ:BCPC) - August 4 at 9:33 PM


What is Balchem Corporation's stock symbol?

Balchem Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BCPC."

How often does Balchem Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Balchem Corporation?

Balchem Corporation declared an annual dividend on Thursday, December 15th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Friday, January 20th. This represents a yield of 0.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 22nd. This is a positive change from Balchem Corporation's previous annual dividend of $0.26.

Where is Balchem Corporation's stock going? Where will Balchem Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Balchem Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Balchem Corporation's stock price to reach $60.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Balchem Corporation announce their earnings?

Balchem Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

How do I buy Balchem Corporation stock?

Shares of Balchem Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Balchem Corporation stock cost?

One share of Balchem Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.24.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by Staff