NYSE:BAK - Braskem Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.48 -0.38 (-1.32 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.86
Today's Range$28.37 - $29.11
52-Week Range$21.32 - $30.52
Volume255,534 shs
Average Volume330,661 shs
Market Capitalization$11.35 billion
P/E Ratio8.90
Dividend Yield3.53%
Braskem S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells thermoplastic resins. The company operates through Chemicals, Polyolefins, Vinyls, United States and Europe, and Mexico segments. The Chemicals segment produces and sells ethylene, propylene butadiene, toluene, xylene, cumene, and benzene, as well as gasoline, diesel and liquefied petroleum gas, and other petroleum derivatives; and supplies electric energy, steam, compressed air, and other inputs to second-generation producers. The Polyolefins segment produces and sells polyethylene and polypropylene. The Vinyls segment produces and sells polyvinyl chloride, caustic soda, and chloride. The United States and Europe segment produces and sells polypropylene in the United States and Europe. The Mexico segment produces and sells polyethylene. The company also produces basic petrochemicals; imports and exports chemicals, petrochemicals, and fuels; produces, supplies, and sells utilities, such as steam, water, compressed air, and industrial gases; and provides industrial services. The company was formerly known as Copene Petroquímica do Nordeste S.A. and changed its name to Braskem S.A. in 2002. Braskem S.A. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil. Braskem S.A. is a subsidiary of Odebrecht S.A.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.87 billion
Cash Flow$4.0169 per share
Book Value$4.06 per share


Net Income$784.32 million


Market Cap$11.35 billion
Next Earnings Date4/4/2019 (Estimated)

Braskem (NYSE:BAK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Braskem's stock symbol?

Braskem trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BAK."

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

Braskem announced an annual dividend on Thursday, April 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 3rd will be paid a dividend of $1.069 per share on Thursday, May 3rd. This represents a yield of 3.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 2nd. View Braskem's Dividend History.

How were Braskem's earnings last quarter?

Braskem SA ADR (NYSE:BAK) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The energy company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.06. The energy company had revenue of $3.13 billion for the quarter. Braskem had a net margin of 4.14% and a return on equity of 35.61%. View Braskem's Earnings History.

When is Braskem's next earnings date?

Braskem is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Braskem.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Braskem?

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

Has Braskem been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BAK stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Braskem earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the energy company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Braskem's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Braskem own?

Who are Braskem's key executives?

Braskem's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Fernando Musa, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Pedro van Langendonck Teixeira de Freitas, VP Exec. Officer, CFO & Director of Investor Relations (Age 44)
  • Mr. Gustavo Sampaio Valverde, VP Exec. Officer, VP of Legal, Governance & External Affairs and Gen. Counsel (Age 44)
  • Mr. Everson Bassinello, Chief Compliance Officer
  • André Vieira, Director of Corp. Communication

Who are Braskem's major shareholders?

Braskem's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.22%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.22%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.09%), Freestone Capital Holdings LLC (0.06%), BlackRock Inc. (0.06%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are selling Braskem stock?

BAK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Macquarie Group Ltd., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Legal & General Group Plc.

Which institutional investors are buying Braskem stock?

BAK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Millennium Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Windsor Creek Advisors LLC, Alps Advisors Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB and NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc.

How do I buy shares of Braskem?

Shares of BAK 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 Braskem's stock price today?

One share of BAK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.48.

How big of a company is Braskem?

Braskem has a market capitalization of $11.35 billion and generates $15.87 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $784.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.20 on an earnings per share basis. Braskem employs 7,657 workers across the globe.

What is Braskem's official website?

The official website for Braskem is http://www.braskem.com.br.

How can I contact Braskem?

Braskem's mailing address is Rua Lemos Monteiro 120 24 andar, Butanta D5, 05501-050. The energy company can be reached via phone at 55-11-3576-9000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Braskem (NYSE BAK)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  457
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Braskem and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BAK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BAK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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