NASDAQ:MEOH - Methanex Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$69.75 +1.15 (+1.68 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 04:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$68.60
Today's Range$67.90 - $70.05
52-Week Range$39.47 - $72.20
Volume308,600 shs
Average Volume685,803 shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio14.81
Dividend Yield1.93%
Methanex logoMethanex 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

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.78
Current Ratio1.75
Quick Ratio1.29


Trailing P/E Ratio14.81
Forward P/E Ratio12.50
P/E Growth0.82

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.06 billion
Price / Sales1.87
Cash Flow$7.7673 per share
Price / Cash8.98
Book Value$20.79 per share
Price / Book3.35


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.71
Net Income$316.13 million
Net Margins11.00%
Return on Equity24.47%
Return on Assets9.46%


Outstanding Shares82,190,000

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, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Saturday, June 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Saturday, June 30th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Methanex's Dividend History.

How will Methanex's stock buyback program work?

Methanex announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Tuesday, March 6th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase 6,590,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign 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 results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.03 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.08 by $0.05. The specialty chemicals company earned $962 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $965.83 million. Methanex had a return on equity of 24.47% and a net margin of 11.00%. Methanex's revenue for the quarter was up 18.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.56 EPS. View Methanex's Earnings History.

When is Methanex's next earnings date?

Methanex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Methanex.

What price target have analysts set for MEOH?

12 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Methanex's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Methanex's stock price to reach $67.4091 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Methanex.

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
  • Mr. Kevin Price, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.

Has Methanex been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about MEOH stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Methanex earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.19 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Methanex's major shareholders?

Methanex's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include M&G INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD (19.47%), M&G INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD (18.44%), Boston Partners (4.51%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.38%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.53%) and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (1.34%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Methanex.

Which major investors are selling Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiera Capital Corp, FIL Ltd, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, AGF Investments Inc., Becker Capital Management Inc., State of Wisconsin Investment Board and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Methanex.

Which major investors are buying Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC World Markets Inc., Brightline Capital Management LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Systematic Financial Management LP, Korea Investment CORP, Toronto Dominion Bank and Franklin Resources Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Methanex.

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 $69.75.

How big of a company is Methanex?

Methanex has a market capitalization of $5.64 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.

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 (MEOH)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  468 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  436 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  904
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 6/19/2018 by Staff

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