NASDAQ:OBCI - Ocean Bio-Chem Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.30 +0.03 (+0.92 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$3.27
Today's Range$3.27 - $3.30
52-Week Range$3.13 - $4.78
Volume658 shs
Average Volume9,647 shs
Market Capitalization$30.35 million
P/E Ratio9.29
Dividend YieldN/A
Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. manufactures, markets, and distributes appearance, performance, and maintenance products for the marine, automotive, power sports, recreational vehicle, and outdoor power equipment markets in the United States and Canada. The company offers marine products, including polishes, cleaners, protectants, and waxes; enzyme fuel treatments; private label products; motor and teak oils, boat washes, vinyl and teak cleaners, bilge and hull cleaners, silicone and polyurethane sealants, polysulfide sealants, gasket materials, lubricants, antifouling additives, and anti-freeze coolants; and brushes, poles, tie-downs, and other related accessories. It also manufactures automotive products, such as fuel treatments for gas and diesel engines, motor oils, greases, and related items; anti-freeze and windshield washes; and automotive polishes, cleaners, and other items. In addition, the company offers fuel treatment and other specialty products to the recreational vehicle market; solutions to various problems associated with E-10 fuel; and other specialty recreational vehicle/power sports products, including cleaners, polishes, detergents, fabric cleaners and protectors, silicone sealants, waterproofers, gasket materials, degreasers, vinyl cleaners and protectors, toilet treatment fluids, and anti-freeze/coolants. Further, it provides solutions to rectify operating engine problems in commercial lawn, and other home and garden power equipment; and blends and packages chemical formulations, as well as manufactures PVC and HDPE blow molded bottles. Additionally, the company offers disinfectants and air care products for deodorizing, as well as products to eliminate mold and mildew; and PVC and HDPE blow molded bottles. Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. sells its products under the Star Tron, Performacide, and Star brite brands through retailers and online retailers, as well as to distributors. The company was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Polishes & sanitation goods
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OBCI
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio3.54
Quick Ratio2.10


Trailing P/E Ratio9.29
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$38.93 million
Price / Sales0.79
Cash Flow$0.3910 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.44
Book Value$2.70 per share
Price / Book1.22


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$2.60 million
Net Margins7.65%
Return on Equity12.43%
Return on Assets9.11%


Outstanding Shares9,340,000
Market Cap$30.35 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Ocean Bio-Chem (NASDAQ:OBCI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ocean Bio-Chem's stock symbol?

Ocean Bio-Chem trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OBCI."

How often does Ocean Bio-Chem pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ocean Bio-Chem?

Ocean Bio-Chem announced a special dividend on Thursday, March 22nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Monday, April 16th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 29th. View Ocean Bio-Chem's Dividend History.

How were Ocean Bio-Chem's earnings last quarter?

Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. (NASDAQ:OBCI) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 14th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $13.18 million during the quarter. Ocean Bio-Chem had a return on equity of 12.43% and a net margin of 7.65%. View Ocean Bio-Chem's Earnings History.

When is Ocean Bio-Chem's next earnings date?

Ocean Bio-Chem is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ocean Bio-Chem.

Has Ocean Bio-Chem been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about OBCI stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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. Ocean Bio-Chem earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Ocean Bio-Chem's key competitors?

Who are Ocean Bio-Chem's key executives?

Ocean Bio-Chem's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Peter G. Dornau, Co-Founder, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 78)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Barocas, CFO, VP of Fin. & Director (Age 70)
  • Mr. William W. Dudman, COO, VP, Sec. & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gregor M. Dornau, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing & Director (Age 49)
  • Anca Vague, Controller of Financial Reporting

Who are Ocean Bio-Chem's major shareholders?

Ocean Bio-Chem's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC (0.51%).

Which institutional investors are buying Ocean Bio-Chem stock?

OBCI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC.

How do I buy shares of Ocean Bio-Chem?

Shares of OBCI 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 Ocean Bio-Chem's stock price today?

One share of OBCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.30.

How big of a company is Ocean Bio-Chem?

Ocean Bio-Chem has a market capitalization of $30.35 million and generates $38.93 million in revenue each year. Ocean Bio-Chem employs 142 workers across the globe.

What is Ocean Bio-Chem's official website?

The official website for Ocean Bio-Chem is

How can I contact Ocean Bio-Chem?

Ocean Bio-Chem's mailing address is 4041 SW 47TH AVE, FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33314. The company can be reached via phone at 954-587-6280.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ocean Bio-Chem (NASDAQ OBCI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  197
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ocean Bio-Chem and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OBCI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OBCI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by Staff

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