Innospec Company Profile (NASDAQ:IOSP)

About Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)

Innospec logoInnospec Inc. is a specialty chemicals company engaged in developing, manufacturing, blending, marketing and supplying of specialty chemicals for use as fuel additives and ingredients for personal care, home care, agrochemical, mining and other applications and oilfield chemicals. The Company operates through four business segments: Fuel Specialties, Performance Chemicals, Oilfield Services and Octane Additives. Its Fuel Specialties develops, manufactures, blends, markets and supplies various specialty chemical products that are used as additives for a range of fuels. Its Performance Chemicals provides technology-based solutions. Its Oilfield Services business supplies drilling, completion and production chemicals. Its Octane Additives business manufactures a fuel additive for use in automotive gasoline and provides services in respect of environmental remediation. Its customers include oil and gas exploration and production companies, fuel users, and oil refiners among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:IOSP
  • CUSIP: 45768S10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 24,130,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $63.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $65.91
  • 52 Week Range: $44.06 - $74.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.62
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.05
  • P/E Growth: -3.11
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $965.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.61
  • Book Value: $28.02 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.29
  • Annual Dividend: $0.68
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
  • EBIDTA: $138.3 million
  • Net Margins: 10.17%
  • Return on Equity: 15.53%
  • Return on Assets: 9.52%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
  • Current Ratio: 3.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.00%
  • Average Volume: 107,442 shs.
  • Beta: 1.28
  • Short Ratio: 1.16

Frequently Asked Questions for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)

What is Innospec's stock symbol?

Innospec trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "IOSP."

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

Innospec announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, May 10th. Investors of record on Monday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a yield of 1.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 18th. View Innospec's Dividend History.

How were Innospec's earnings last quarter?

Innospec Inc. (NASDAQ:IOSP) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $1.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.14. The business had revenue of $294.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $287 million. Innospec had a return on equity of 15.53% and a net margin of 10.17%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 38.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.93 earnings per share. View Innospec's Earnings History.

When will Innospec make its next earnings announcement?

Innospec is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Innospec.

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

2 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Innospec's stock. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Innospec's share price to reach $62.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Innospec.

Are investors shorting Innospec?

Innospec saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 224,081 shares, an increase of 7.5% from the April 13th total of 208,380 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 72,075 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days.

Who are some of Innospec's key competitors?

Who owns Innospec stock?

Innospec's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.34%), FMR LLC (10.79%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.74%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.60%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.71%) and Champlain Investment Partners LLC (3.17%). Company insiders that own Innospec stock include Brian Watt, Catherine Hessner, Hugh Aldous, Ian Cleminson, Ian Malcolm Mcrobbie, Joachim Roeser, Martin Demora Hale, Milton C Blackmore, Patrick Joseph Mcduff, Patrick Williams and Philip John Boon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Innospec.

Who sold Innospec stock? Who is selling Innospec stock?

Innospec's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Alliancebernstein L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Innospec stock in the last year include Brian Watt, Catherine Hessner, Hugh Aldous, Ian Cleminson, Ian Malcolm Mcrobbie, Joachim Roeser, Milton C Blackmore and Patrick Williams. View Insider Buying and Selling for Innospec.

Who bought Innospec stock? Who is buying Innospec stock?

Innospec's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Lazard Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Emerald Advisers Inc. PA and New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Innospec.

How do I buy Innospec stock?

Shares of Innospec 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 Innospec stock cost?

One share of Innospec stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.25.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $62.50 (2.72% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/19/2016Monness Crespi & HardtDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016CJS SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$63.00N/AView Rating Details
4/5/2016KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$53.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Earnings by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q1 2017$0.86$1.00$287.00 million$294.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2017Q4 2016$0.89$1.09$231.70 million$237.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.77$0.78$232.15 million$205.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.88$1.03$230.30 million$228.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.77$0.93$252.15 million$212.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$1.02$1.24$262.20 million$246.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3$0.87$1.45$262.70 million$254.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.73$1.02$258.15 million$242.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.84$0.91$270.20 million$269.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$0.88$1.16$277.80 million$290.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q3$0.72$0.80$228.40 million$228.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q2$0.72$0.75$216.90 million$221.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q1$0.67$0.60$222.50 million$220.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.96$1.06$250.00 million$241.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.83$0.65$199.60 million$192.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.68$0.75$190.40 million$185.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.85$0.72$208.20 million$199.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.95
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q2 20171$1.08$1.08$1.08
Q3 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q4 20171$1.06$1.06$1.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Next Dividend:5/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:1.06%
Payout Ratio:18.38% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.59% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
15.93% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.56%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.91%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2017Patrick WilliamsCEOSell3,000$63.01$189,030.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017Catherine HessnerVPSell3,664$70.91$259,814.24View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017Ian CleminsonCFOSell5,157$70.91$365,682.87View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Milton C BlackmoreDirectorSell1,089$68.35$74,433.15View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Ian Malcolm McrobbieVPSell20,614$66.27$1,366,089.78View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Hugh AldousDirectorSell672$63.15$42,436.80View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Brian WattVPSell3,000$61.30$183,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Joachim RoeserDirectorSell8,333$60.53$504,396.49View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Patrick WilliamsCEOSell17,342$60.04$1,041,213.68View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Patrick Joseph McduffEVPSell489$43.05$21,051.45View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Catherine HessnerVPSell1,455$43.80$63,729.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Patrick Joseph McduffEVPSell5,540$43.56$241,322.40View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Ian CleminsonCFOSell1,527$43.72$66,760.44View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Patrick WilliamsCEOSell2,066$43.72$90,325.52View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Martin Demora HaleDirectorSell10,000$57.13$571,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Patrick WilliamsCEOSell12,800$58.42$747,776.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Brian WattVPSell3,000$57.47$172,410.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Ian Malcolm McrobbieVPSell10,156$57.30$581,938.80View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Patrick Joseph McduffEVPSell8,025$57.50$461,437.50View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Philip John BoonVPSell13,000$43.04$559,520.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Catherine HessnerVPSell5,000$44.03$220,150.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015David Earl WilliamsInsiderSell5,060$43.14$218,288.40View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Brian WattVPSell3,000$44.14$132,420.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Patrick WilliamsCEOSell7,338$45.12$331,090.56View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Ian CleminsonCFOSell5,092$43.90$223,538.80View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Ian Malcolm McrobbieVPSell3,060$43.90$134,334.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Philip CurranInsiderSell1,375$43.90$60,362.50View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Hugh AldousDirectorBuy1,000$42.96$42,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Hugh AldousDirectorBuy1,590$40.41$64,251.90View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Patrick WilliamsCEOSell4,800$43.67$209,616.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Ian CleminsonCFOSell4,819$44.26$213,288.94View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Ian Malcolm McrobbieVPSell15,000$45.11$676,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Philip John BoonVPSell1,923$41.22$79,266.06View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Mark BracewellInsiderSell1,060$41.02$43,481.20View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Catherine HessnerVPSell5,277$40.69$214,721.13View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Mark BracewellInsiderSell4,051$40.69$164,835.19View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013Ian Malcolm McrobbieVPSell2,886$41.69$120,317.34View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Mark BracewellInsiderSell1,260$41.19$51,899.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
Latest Headlines for Innospec (NASDAQ:IOSP)
DateHeadline logoHere's Why Innospec (IOSP) Should Be in Your Portfolio Now - May 24 at 10:55 PM logoHere's Why Innospec (IOSP) Should Be in Your Portfolio Now - May 24 at 11:29 AM logoInnospec, Inc. : IOSP-US: Dividend Analysis : May 22nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 23, 2017 - May 23 at 11:13 AM logoInnospec (IOSP) Upgraded to Buy on Healthy Q1 and Prospects - May 17 at 5:54 PM logo$1.08 Earnings Per Share Expected for Innospec Inc. (IOSP) This Quarter - May 17 at 2:02 PM logoInnospec Inc. (IOSP) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research - May 16 at 11:58 PM logoShort Interest in Innospec Inc. (IOSP) Expands By 7.5% - May 16 at 7:26 AM logoInnospec, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IOSP-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 10:51 AM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Innospec Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (IOSP) - May 15 at 8:14 AM logoInnospec (IOSP) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Sales Up Y/Y - May 11 at 6:31 PM logoInnospec Inc. to Issue Dividend of $0.38 (iosp) - May 11 at 12:50 PM logoForm 8-K INNOSPEC INC. For: May 09 - May 11 at 4:21 AM logoInnospec's (IOSP) CEO Patrick Williams on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 10 at 11:20 PM logoEdited Transcript of IOSP earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 10 at 11:20 PM logoInnospec Inc. (IOSP) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - May 9 at 10:00 PM logoInnospec posts 1Q profit - May 9 at 7:48 PM logoInnospec Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 9 at 5:43 PM logoVery Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Innospec (IOSP) Share Price - May 2 at 2:52 PM logoInnospec (IOSP) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.12 - April 29 at 11:00 AM logoInnospec, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:IOSP) : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 6:32 PM logoInnospec Inc. (IOSP) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.95 Per Share - April 26 at 10:30 PM logoInnospec, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IOSP-US : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 7:22 PM logoInnospec (IOSP) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Shows - April 26 at 1:26 PM logoAnalysts Anticipate Innospec Inc. (IOSP) to Announce $0.95 Earnings Per Share - April 24 at 7:58 PM logoInnospec (IOSP) Getting Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 23 at 8:45 AM logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Innospec (IOSP) Stock Price - April 20 at 9:23 PM logoPositive Press Coverage Very Likely to Effect Innospec (IOSP) Share Price - April 14 at 11:53 PM logoInnospec Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call - April 13 at 5:16 AM logoETFs with exposure to Innospec, Inc. : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 5:49 PM logo Analysts Expect Innospec Inc. (IOSP) to Post $0.95 EPS - April 5 at 5:19 PM logoZacks: Innospec Inc. (IOSP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "" from Analysts - April 3 at 1:32 PM logoInnospec Inc. (IOSP) CEO Patrick Williams Sells 3,000 Shares - March 20 at 1:31 PM logoAnalysts Anticipate Innospec Inc. (IOSP) to Post $0.95 EPS - March 13 at 2:48 PM logoINNOSPEC INC. Financials - February 22 at 6:11 PM logoEdited Transcript of IOSP earnings conference call or presentation 15-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT - February 16 at 8:17 AM logoINNOSPEC INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 15 at 8:56 PM logoQ4 2016 Innospec Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 15 at 12:22 AM logoInnospec Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results - February 14 at 7:21 PM logoInnospec beats by $0.26, beats on revenue - February 14 at 5:24 PM logoChemical Stock Earnings Coming Up This Week: IOSP, ICL - February 13 at 11:08 AM logoInnospec Schedules Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call - January 17 at 1:03 PM logoINNOSPEC INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - January 4 at 4:44 PM logoINNOSPEC INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Dispositio - January 4 at 2:58 AM logoInnospec Completes Acquisition of Huntsman's European Surfactants Business - January 3 at 11:32 AM logoInnospec Completes Acquisition of Huntsman’s European Surfactant Business - December 30 at 6:22 PM logoInnospec downgraded by Monness Crespi & Hardt - December 19 at 11:30 AM logoINNOSPEC INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligati - December 16 at 6:34 PM logoEdited Transcript of IOSP earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 2:00pm GMT - November 4 at 8:21 AM logoInnospec posts 3Q profit - November 3 at 5:37 PM logoForm 8-K INNOSPEC INC. For: Nov 02 - November 3 at 5:37 PM



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