NASDAQ:MEOH - Methanex Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $57.23 +0.77 (+1.36 %) (As of 02/17/2019 01:01 AM ET)Previous Close$57.23Today's Range$56.63 - $57.7152-Week Range$45.48 - $83.23Volume349,291 shsAverage Volume484,803 shsMarket Capitalization$4.42 billionP/E Ratio8.34Dividend Yield2.34%Beta1.62 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Methanex Corporation produces and sells methanol in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and South America. It also purchases and sells methanol produced by others under methanol offtake contracts and on the spot market. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Receive MEOH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MEOH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Industrial organic chemicals Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNASDAQ:MEOH Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.methanex.com Phone604-661-2600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.59 Current Ratio1.20 Quick Ratio0.83Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.34 Forward P/E Ratio10.72 P/E Growth0.7 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.93 billion Price / Sales1.12 Cash Flow$10.5202 per share Price / Cash Flow5.44 Book Value$23.40 per share Price / Book2.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.86 Net Income$568.98 million Net Margins14.48% Return on Equity31.00% Return on Assets11.87%Miscellaneous Employees1,357 Outstanding Shares77,263,000Market Cap$4.42 billion OptionableOptionable Methanex (NASDAQ:MEOH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Methanex's stock symbol? Methanex trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MEOH." How often does Methanex pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Methanex? Methanex announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 1st. Stockholders of record on Sunday, March 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Sunday, March 31st. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. View Methanex's Dividend History. How will Methanex's stock buyback program work? Methanex announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, March 6th 2018, which permits the company to buyback 6,590,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Methanex's earnings last quarter? Methanex Co. (NASDAQ:MEOH) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.75 by $0.60. The specialty chemicals company earned $977 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $986.13 million. Methanex had a net margin of 14.48% and a return on equity of 31.00%. Methanex's revenue for the quarter was up 13.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.70 earnings per share. View Methanex's Earnings History. When is Methanex's next earnings date? Methanex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Methanex. What price target have analysts set for MEOH? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Methanex's shares. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Methanex's stock price to reach $77.1667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Methanex. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Methanex? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Methanex in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Methanex. Has Methanex been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about MEOH stock has been trending neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Methanex earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Methanex's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Methanex include International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Braskem (BAK), Westlake Chemical (WLK), NewMarket (NEU), Sensient Technologies (SXT), Codexis (CDXS), Renewable Energy Group (REGI), FutureFuel (FF), Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP), Green Plains (GPRE), REX American Resources (REX), Green Plains Partners (GPP), Amyris (AMRS), Sino United Worldwide Consolidated (SUIC) and Solarwindow Technologies (WNDW). Who are Methanex's key executives? Methanex's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John N. Floren, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Ian P. Cameron, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFOMr. Michael J. Herz, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.Ms. Vanessa L. James, Sr. VP of Global Marketing & LogisticsKim Campbell, Mang. of Investor Relations Who are Methanex's major shareholders? Methanex's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Prudential PLC (16.51%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (3.79%), Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp (1.42%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.97%), TD Asset Management Inc. (0.92%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.82%). Which institutional investors are selling Methanex stock? MEOH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential PLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Mackenzie Financial Corp, Strs Ohio, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Brightline Capital Management LLC and Gotham Asset Management LLC. Which institutional investors are buying Methanex stock? MEOH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Scheer Rowlett & Associates Investment Management Ltd., Addenda Capital Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Toronto Dominion Bank, Becker Capital Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. How do I buy shares of Methanex? Shares of MEOH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Methanex's stock price today? One share of MEOH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.23. How big of a company is Methanex? Methanex has a market capitalization of $4.42 billion and generates $3.93 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $568.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.86 on an earnings per share basis. Methanex employs 1,357 workers across the globe. What is Methanex's official website? The official website for Methanex is http://www.methanex.com. How can I contact Methanex? Methanex's mailing address is 1800 WATERFRONT CENTER 200 BURRARD STREET, VANCOUVER A1, V6C 3M1. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 604-661-2600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Methanex (NASDAQ MEOH)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 587 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 522 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,109MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Methanex and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MEOH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MEOH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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