NASDAQ:SHLM - A Schulman Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$44.00 +0.09 (+0.20 %)
(As of 09/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.9102
Today's Range$44.00 - $44.00
52-Week Range$29.30 - $45.10
Average Volume158,899 shs
Market Capitalization$1.30 billion
P/E Ratio25.14
Dividend Yield1.86%
A Schulman logoA. Schulman, Inc. manufactures and supplies plastic compounds and resins. It offers custom performance colors, including standard and customized colors, organic and inorganic pigments, high chroma colors in translucent or opaque formats, and special effects. The company also provides engineered composites, such as bulk molding compounds, sheet molding compounds, and thick molding compounds, as well as high performance engineered structural composite solutions for original equipment manufacturers and custom molders. In addition, it offers concentrates to enhance the performance, appearance, and processing of plastics for intended applications; additive solutions; and application solutions that minimize the use of plastics, or incorporate the use of recycled plastics or renewable-based polymers, as well as provides films for agriculture, packaging, and personal care and hygiene applications. Further, the company offers polymer solutions, which provide structural integrity; multi-component blends that include polyolefins, nylons, polyesters and elastomers, and others; and formulating know-how with fiber reinforcements, such as glass and carbon, nano-reinforcements, flame retardants, impact modifiers, and UV stabilization. Additionally, it offers size reduction services; specialty powders for rotational molding, oil and gas additives, and sports and leisure products; jet milling services used for products requiring fine particle size; and cryogenic milling services. The company also buys, repackages, and resells polymers for processing types, such as injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, and film and sheet extruding. It serves packaging, mobility, building and construction, electronics and electrical, agriculture, personal care and hygiene, custom services, sports, home, and leisure markets in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Fairlawn, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Plastics materials & resins
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.41
Current Ratio1.72
Quick Ratio1.09


Trailing P/E Ratio25.14
Forward P/E Ratio20.95
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.46 billion
Price / Sales0.53
Cash Flow$4.4266 per share
Price / Cash9.94
Book Value$7.02 per share
Price / Book6.27


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.75
Net Income$33.02 million
Net Margins1.29%
Return on Equity13.93%
Return on Assets1.65%


Outstanding Shares29,510,000
Market Cap$1.30 billion

A Schulman (NASDAQ:SHLM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is A Schulman's stock symbol?

A Schulman trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SHLM."

How often does A Schulman pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for A Schulman?

A Schulman announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 14th. Investors of record on Friday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.205 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 12th. View A Schulman's Dividend History.

How were A Schulman's earnings last quarter?

A Schulman Inc (NASDAQ:SHLM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January, 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.55 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $674.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $639.10 million. A Schulman had a net margin of 1.29% and a return on equity of 13.93%. A Schulman's revenue for the quarter was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.49 earnings per share. View A Schulman's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SHLM?

3 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for A Schulman's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect A Schulman's stock price to reach $37.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for A Schulman.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for A Schulman?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for A Schulman in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for A Schulman.

Who are some of A Schulman's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to A Schulman include PolyOne (POL), Trinseo (TSE), Rogers (ROG), Kraton (KRA), AdvanSix (ASIX), Cereplast (CERPQ) and ForceField Energy (FNRG).

Who are A Schulman's key executives?

A Schulman's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Joseph M. Gingo, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 73)
  • Mr. John William Richardson CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 73)
  • Mr. Gary A. Miller, Exec. VP & COO (Age 71)
  • Mr. Gustavo S. Pérez, Sr. VP & GM of LATAM (Age 54)
  • Mr. Heinrich Lingnau-Schneider, Sr. VP & GM of EMEA (Age 56)

Who are A Schulman's major shareholders?

A Schulman's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.56%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.32%), Northern Trust Corp (2.96%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.96%) and Alpine Associates Management Inc. (1.89%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for A Schulman.

Which major investors are selling A Schulman stock?

SHLM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, PointState Capital LP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Northern Trust Corp, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP and Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for A Schulman.

Which major investors are buying A Schulman stock?

SHLM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Alpine Associates Management Inc., K2 Principal Fund L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Tributary Capital Management LLC and Levin Capital Strategies L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for A Schulman.

How do I buy shares of A Schulman?

Shares of SHLM 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 A Schulman's stock price today?

One share of SHLM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.00.

How big of a company is A Schulman?

A Schulman has a market capitalization of $1.30 billion and generates $2.46 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $33.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. A Schulman employs 4,900 workers across the globe.

What is A Schulman's official website?

The official website for A Schulman is

How can I contact A Schulman?

A Schulman's mailing address is 3637 RIDGEWOOD ROAD, FAIRLAWN OH, 44333. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 330-666-3751 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for A Schulman (NASDAQ SHLM)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  253 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  436
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about A Schulman and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SHLM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SHLM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/25/2018 by Staff

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