NYSE:EAF - GrafTech International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$14.23 +0.77 (+5.72 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.46
Today's Range$13.57 - $14.25
52-Week Range$10.27 - $24.36
Volume1.08 million shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio4.96
Dividend Yield2.53%
BetaN/A
GrafTech International Ltd. researches, develops, manufactures, and sells synthetic and natural graphite and carbon based products worldwide. It offers graphite electrodes, which are components of the conductive power systems used to produce steel and non-ferrous metals; and petroleum needle coke, a crystalline form of carbon used in the production of graphite electrodes. The company sells its products primarily through direct sales force, independent sales representatives, and distributors. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Independence, Ohio. GrafTech International Ltd. is a subsidiary of BCP IV GrafTech Holdings LP.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
Phone216-676-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.90 billion

Profitability

Net Income$854.22 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,310
Market Cap$4.13 billion
OptionableOptionable

GrafTech International (NYSE:EAF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is GrafTech International's stock symbol?

GrafTech International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EAF."

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

GrafTech International announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.085 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $0.34 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.39%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 27th. View GrafTech International's Dividend History.

How were GrafTech International's earnings last quarter?

GrafTech International Ltd (NYSE:EAF) released its earnings results on Friday, February, 8th. The company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $532.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $487.67 million. GrafTech International had a negative return on equity of 111.10% and a net margin of 45.06%. GrafTech International's quarterly revenue was up 176.8% compared to the same quarter last year. View GrafTech International's Earnings History.

When is GrafTech International's next earnings date?

GrafTech International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for GrafTech International.

What price target have analysts set for EAF?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for GrafTech International's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate GrafTech International's stock price to reach $26.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for GrafTech International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GrafTech International?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GrafTech International in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for GrafTech International.

Has GrafTech International been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about EAF stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing 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. GrafTech International earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of GrafTech International's key competitors?

Who are GrafTech International's key executives?

GrafTech International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Denis Andre Turcotte P.Eng., MBA, Exec. Chairman (Age 57)
  • Mr. Quinn J. Coburn, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Mr. David J. Rintoul, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Meredith H. Bandy CFA, VP of Investor Relations and Corp. Communications

When did GrafTech International IPO?

(EAF) raised $850 million in an IPO on Thursday, April 19th 2018. The company issued 37,800,000 shares at $21.00-$24.00 per share. J.P. Morgan and Credit Suisse served as the underwriters for the IPO and Citigroup, RBC Capital Markets, HSBC, BMO Capital MarketsBNP PARIBAS, CIBC Capital Markets and National Bank Financial were co-managers.

Who are GrafTech International's major shareholders?

GrafTech International's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Partners (2.09%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.07%), BlackRock Inc. (0.83%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.65%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.50%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.44%). Company insiders that own GrafTech International stock include Anthony R Taccone and Gp Ltd Bcp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for GrafTech International.

Which institutional investors are selling GrafTech International stock?

EAF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., UBS Oconnor LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Legal & General Group Plc and Investec Asset Management LTD. View Insider Buying and Selling for GrafTech International.

Which institutional investors are buying GrafTech International stock?

EAF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lancaster Investment Management LLP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Jennison Associates LLC, First Manhattan Co., South Dakota Investment Council and Game Creek Capital LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for GrafTech International.

How do I buy shares of GrafTech International?

Shares of EAF 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 GrafTech International's stock price today?

One share of EAF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.23.

How big of a company is GrafTech International?

GrafTech International has a market capitalization of $4.13 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $854.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.87 on an earnings per share basis. GrafTech International employs 1,310 workers across the globe.

What is GrafTech International's official website?

The official website for GrafTech International is http://www.graftech.com.

How can I contact GrafTech International?

GrafTech International's mailing address is 982 KEYNOTE CIRCLE, BROOKLYN HEIGHTS OH, 44131. The company can be reached via phone at 216-676-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for GrafTech International (NYSE EAF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  95 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  177
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GrafTech International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EAF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EAF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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