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Celanese Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.10 (+0.07 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $138.91
50-Day Range
MA: $131.48
52-Week Range
Now: $138.91
Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume913,933 shs
Market Capitalization$15.86 billion
P/E Ratio28.76
Dividend Yield1.96%
Celanese Corporation, a technology and specialty materials company, manufactures and sells high performance engineered polymers in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Engineered Materials, Acetate Tow, and Acetyl Chain segments. The Engineered Materials segment develops, produces, and supplies specialty polymers for automotive and medical applications, as well as for use in industrial products and consumer electronics. It also offers acesulfame potassium, a sweetener for use in various beverages, confections, and dairy products; and food protection ingredients, such as potassium sorbate and sorbic acid for use in foods, beverages, and personal care products. The Acetate Tow segment provides acetate tows and flakes for use in filter products applications. The Acetyl Chain segment produces and supplies acetyl products, including acetic acid, vinyl acetate monomers, acetic anhydride, and acetate esters that are used as starting materials for colorants, paints, adhesives, coatings, and pharmaceuticals; and organic solvents and intermediates for pharmaceutical, agricultural, and chemical products. It also offers vinyl acetate-based emulsions for use in paints and coatings, adhesives, construction, glass fiber, textiles, and paper applications; and ethylene vinyl acetate resins and compounds, as well as low-density polyethylene for use in flexible packaging films, lamination film products, hot melt adhesives, automotive parts, and carpeting applications. In addition, it manufactures GUR ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene. Celanese Corporation was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics materials & synthetic resins, synthetic rubber, cellulosic
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.30 billion
Cash Flow$13.38 per share
Book Value$24.24 per share


Net Income$852 million


Market Cap$15.86 billion
Next Earnings Date4/26/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.31 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

21st out of 832 stocks

Plastics Materials & Synthetic Resins, Synthetic Rubber, Cellulosic Industry

1st out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Celanese (NYSE:CE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Celanese a buy right now?

20 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Celanese in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Celanese stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Celanese?

Wall Street analysts have given Celanese a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Celanese wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Celanese's next earnings date?

Celanese is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 26th 2021.
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How were Celanese's earnings last quarter?

Celanese Co. (NYSE:CE) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 27th. The basic materials company reported $2.09 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.37. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.59 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.41 billion. Celanese had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.41% and a net margin of 10.46%. The firm's revenue was up 11.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.99 EPS.
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How has Celanese's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Celanese's stock was trading at $80.67 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CE stock has increased by 72.2% and is now trading at $138.91.
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How often does Celanese pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Celanese?

Celanese declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 9th will be given a dividend of $0.68 per share on Tuesday, February 23rd. This represents a $2.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 8th. This is an increase from Celanese's previous quarterly dividend of $0.62.
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Is Celanese a good dividend stock?

Celanese pays an annual dividend of $2.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.96%. Celanese does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Celanese is 28.54%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Celanese will have a dividend payout ratio of 28.94% next year. This indicates that Celanese will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Celanese issued on next quarter's earnings?

Celanese updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $9.50-10.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $9.55.

What price target have analysts set for CE?

20 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Celanese's shares. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $158.00. On average, they expect Celanese's share price to reach $121.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.9%.
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Who are Celanese's key executives?

Celanese's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Lori J. Ryerkerk, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Scott A. Richardson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 44, Pay $875.67k)
  • Ms. A. Lynne Puckett, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 58, Pay $1.06M)
  • Ms. Shannon L. Jurecka, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 51, Pay $659.99k)
  • Ms. Benita M. Casey, Chief Accounting Officer, VP of Fin. & Controller
  • Verghese Thomas, VP and Chief Technology & Innovation Officer
  • Mr. John Fotheringham, Sr. VP of Acetyls
  • Mr. Kevin S. Oliver, Chief Financial Officer for European Headquarters (Age 49)
  • Mr. Thomas Francis Kelly, Sr. VP of Engineered Materials & Corp. Strategy Devel. (Age 56)
  • Mr. James R. Peacock III, VP, Deputy Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.

What is Mark C. Rohr's approval rating as Celanese's CEO?

103 employees have rated Celanese CEO Mark C. Rohr on Glassdoor.com. Mark C. Rohr has an approval rating of 66% among Celanese's employees.

Who are some of Celanese's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Celanese own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Celanese investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Amgen (AMGN), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), The Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Celanese's stock symbol?

Celanese trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CE."

Who are Celanese's major shareholders?

Celanese's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dodge & Cox (8.23%), BlackRock Inc. (6.47%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.56%), Lyrical Asset Management LP (2.30%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.94%) and GMT Capital Corp (1.40%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Celanese stock?

CE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dodge & Cox, JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, GMT Capital Corp, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Celanese stock?

CE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Zacks Investment Management, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Calamos Advisors LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Celanese?

Shares of CE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Celanese's stock price today?

One share of CE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $138.91.

How much money does Celanese make?

Celanese has a market capitalization of $15.86 billion and generates $6.30 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $852 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.53 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Celanese have?

Celanese employs 7,700 workers across the globe.

What is Celanese's official website?

The official website for Celanese is www.celanese.com.

Where are Celanese's headquarters?

Celanese is headquartered at 222 West Las Colinas Blvd. Suite 900 North, Irving TX, 75039.

How can I contact Celanese?

Celanese's mailing address is 222 West Las Colinas Blvd. Suite 900 North, Irving TX, 75039. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 972-443-4000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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