NASDAQ:MEOH - Methanex Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$54.50 +1.44 (+2.71 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 09:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$53.06
Today's Range$53.87 - $55.30
52-Week Range$51.25 - $83.23
Volume610,952 shs
Average Volume604,921 shs
Market Capitalization$4.14 billion
P/E Ratio11.57
Dividend Yield2.49%
Beta1.58
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MEOH
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone604-661-2600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.82
Current Ratio1.70
Quick Ratio1.27

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.57
Forward P/E Ratio8.48
P/E Growth0.55

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.06 billion
Price / Sales1.39
Cash Flow$7.8530 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.94
Book Value$20.79 per share
Price / Book2.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.71
Net Income$316.13 million
Net Margins12.48%
Return on Equity34.25%
Return on Assets13.00%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,357
Outstanding Shares77,950,000
Market Cap$4.14 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 Wednesday, November 14th. Investors of record on Monday, December 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 14th. View Methanex's Dividend History.

How will Methanex's stock buyback program work?

Methanex announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, March 6th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase 6,590,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Methanex's earnings last quarter?

Methanex Co. (NASDAQ:MEOH) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.99 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company earned $1.04 billion during the quarter. Methanex had a return on equity of 34.25% and a net margin of 12.48%. View Methanex's Earnings History.

When is Methanex's next earnings date?

Methanex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Methanex.

What price target have analysts set for MEOH?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Methanex's shares. Their predictions range from $71.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Methanex's stock price to reach $80.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 47.2% 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 4 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Methanex.

Has Methanex been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about MEOH stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Methanex earned a media sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Methanex's key competitors?

Who are Methanex's key executives?

Methanex's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John N. Floren, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Ian P. Cameron, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO
  • Mr. Michael J. Herz, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Vanessa L. James, Sr. VP of Global Marketing & Logistics
  • Kim Campbell, Mang. of Investor Relations

Who are Methanex's major shareholders?

Methanex's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (4.08%), FIL Ltd (4.00%), AQR Capital Management LLC (3.13%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.82%), Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp (1.38%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.18%).

Which major investors are selling Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Scheer Rowlett & Associates Investment Management Ltd., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Addenda Capital Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Allianz Asset Management GmbH.

Which major investors are buying Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, AQR Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Hexavest Inc. and Morgan Stanley.

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 $54.50.

How big of a company is Methanex?

Methanex has a market capitalization of $4.14 billion and generates $3.06 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $316.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.71 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  572 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  509 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,081
MarketBeat'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. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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