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NASDAQ:MEOH - Methanex Stock Price, Forecast & News

$33.69
-0.68 (-1.98 %)
(As of 02/24/2020 06:35 AM ET)
Today's Range
$33.65
Now: $33.69
$34.32
50-Day Range
$31.45
MA: $36.23
$40.43
52-Week Range
$30.25
Now: $33.69
$62.97
Volume241,160 shs
Average Volume464,178 shs
Market Capitalization$2.57 billion
P/E Ratio36.62
Dividend Yield4.27%
Beta1.85
Methanex Corporation produces and supplies methanol in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and South America. It also purchases 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MEOH
CUSIPN/A
Phone604-661-2600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.78 billion
Cash Flow$5.44 per share
Book Value$21.40 per share

Profitability

Net Income$87.77 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,426
Market Cap$2.57 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 30th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 16th. View Methanex's Dividend History.

How will Methanex's stock buyback program work?

Methanex declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, March 6th 2018, which allows the company to buyback 6,590,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Methanex's earnings last quarter?

Methanex Co. (NASDAQ:MEOH) released its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 29th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.03. The specialty chemicals company earned $659 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $666.88 million. Methanex had a return on equity of 4.18% and a net margin of 3.15%. Methanex's revenue for the quarter was down 32.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.15 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, April 22nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Methanex.

What price target have analysts set for MEOH?

12 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Methanex's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Methanex's stock price to reach $45.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Methanex.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Methanex?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Methanex in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Methanex.

Has Methanex been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MEOH stock has trended very negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Methanex earned a news sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Methanex.

Are investors shorting Methanex?

Methanex saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,870,000 shares, an increase of 10.0% from the December 31st total of 1,700,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 359,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.2 days. Approximately 2.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View Methanex's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Methanex's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Methanex own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Methanex investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), NIC (EGOV), Allergan (AGN), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Micron Technology (MU), Workday (WDAY) and Transocean (RIG).

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. & CFO
  • Mr. Michael J. Herz, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Vanessa L. James, Sr. VP of Global Marketing & Logistics
  • Mr. Kevin L. Henderson, Sr. VP of Manufacturing

Who are Methanex's major shareholders?

Methanex's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include M&G Investment Management Ltd. (16.46%), FIL Ltd (4.23%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (2.48%), Guardian Capital LP (2.33%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.85%) and Alberta Investment Management Corp (1.32%).

Which major investors are selling Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Becker Capital Management Inc., UBS Group AG, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Bank of America Corp DE, Fiera Capital Corp and Guardian Capital LP.

Which major investors are buying Methanex stock?

MEOH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including M&G Investment Management Ltd., FIL Ltd, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Credit Suisse AG, Cidel Asset Management Inc. and Franklin Resources Inc..

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Methanex's stock price today?

One share of MEOH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.69.

How big of a company is Methanex?

Methanex has a market capitalization of $2.57 billion and generates $2.78 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $87.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.93 on an earnings per share basis. Methanex employs 1,426 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Methanex.

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:  668 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  608 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,276
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 2/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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