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NYSE:EAF

GrafTech International - EAF Stock Forecast, Price & News

$7.27
+0.27 (+3.86%)
(As of 08/18/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$7.00
$7.27
50-Day Range
$6.36
$8.37
52-Week Range
$6.06
$13.38
Volume
1.80 million shs
Average Volume
2.14 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.89 billion
P/E Ratio
3.83
Dividend Yield
0.57%
Price Target
$9.17

GrafTech International MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
26.1% Upside
$9.17 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.69% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.95mentions of GrafTech International in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-27.98%
From $1.68 to $1.21 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.56 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

42nd out of 186 stocks

Electrical Industrial Apparatus Industry

1st out of 10 stocks

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About GrafTech International (NYSE:EAF) Stock

GrafTech International Ltd. research, develops, manufactures, and sells graphite and carbon-based solutions worldwide. It offers graphite electrodes to produce electric arc furnace steel and other ferrous 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. GrafTech International Ltd. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Brooklyn Heights, Ohio.

GrafTech International Stock Performance

NYSE:EAF traded up $0.27 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $7.27. 1,803,285 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,136,097. The company has a quick ratio of 1.29, a current ratio of 2.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.77. The stock's fifty day moving average price is $7.31 and its 200-day moving average price is $8.74. The firm has a market cap of $1.89 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.68 and a beta of 1.05. GrafTech International has a one year low of $6.06 and a one year high of $13.38.

GrafTech International (NYSE:EAF - Get Rating) last released its earnings results on Friday, August 5th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.03. GrafTech International had a net margin of 34.75% and a return on equity of 807.51%. The company had revenue of $363.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $370.67 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.43 EPS. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 9.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Research analysts anticipate that GrafTech International will post 1.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several analysts recently commented on the company. Royal Bank of Canada lowered GrafTech International from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $10.00 to $7.00 in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Citigroup reduced their price target on shares of GrafTech International from $10.00 to $7.50 in a research report on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group dropped their price objective on shares of GrafTech International from $16.00 to $13.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, August 9th.

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EAF Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
5/27/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Last Earnings
8/05/2022
Today
8/19/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electrical industrial apparatus
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
1,353
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$9.17
High Stock Price Forecast
$13.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$7.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+26.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$388.33 million
Pretax Margin
40.67%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.35 billion
Cash Flow
$2.05 per share
Book Value
$0.75 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
258,663,000
Market Cap
$1.89 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.05

Key Executives

  • Mr. Denis Andre Turcotte M.B.A. (Age 60)
    MBA, P.Eng., Exec. Chairman
    Comp: $262.92k
  • Mr. Timothy K. Flanagan (Age 44)
    CFO, VP of Fin. & Treasurer
    Comp: $472.48k
  • Mr. Jeremy S. Halford (Age 49)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $1.96M
  • Ms. Gina K. Gunning (Age 65)
    Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $663k
  • Mr. Inigo Perez Ortiz (Age 50)
    Sr. VP of Commercial
    Comp: $882.58k
  • Mr. Marcel Kessler (Age 55)
    CEO, Pres & Director
  • Ms. Wendy M. Watson
    VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Michael Dillon
    VP of Investor Relations & Communications













EAF Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell GrafTech International stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GrafTech International in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" EAF shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EAF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is GrafTech International's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for GrafTech International's stock. Their EAF share price forecasts range from $7.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $9.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have EAF shares performed in 2022?

GrafTech International's stock was trading at $11.83 at the start of the year. Since then, EAF shares have decreased by 38.5% and is now trading at $7.27.
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Are investors shorting GrafTech International?

GrafTech International saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,280,000 shares, a decrease of 10.2% from the July 15th total of 5,880,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,140,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 2.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is GrafTech International's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 4th 2022.
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How were GrafTech International's earnings last quarter?

GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:EAF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.41 by $0.03. The company earned $363.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $370.67 million. GrafTech International had a net margin of 34.75% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 807.51%. GrafTech International's revenue for the quarter was up 9.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.43 earnings per share.

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

GrafTech International declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 12th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 27th.
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Is GrafTech International a good dividend stock?

GrafTech International (NYSE:EAF) pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. The dividend payout ratio is 2.11%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EAF will have a dividend payout ratio of 3.31% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of GrafTech International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other GrafTech International investors own include Ballard Power Systems (BLDP), Micron Technology (MU), Enbridge (ENB), Intel (INTC), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Arbutus Biopharma (ABUS), CVS Health (CVS), Chevron (CVX), HP (HPQ) and International Business Machines (IBM).

When did GrafTech International IPO?

(EAF) raised $850 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, April 19th 2018. The company issued 37,800,000 shares at a price of $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.

What is GrafTech International's stock symbol?

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

Who are GrafTech International's major shareholders?

GrafTech International's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.67%), Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (3.19%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (1.99%), State Street Corp (1.50%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.35%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.24%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony R Taccone, David J Rintoul, Gp Ltd Bcp, Jean-Marc Germain and Private Funds Holdi Brookfield.
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How do I buy shares of GrafTech International?

Shares of EAF stock 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 GrafTech International's stock price today?

One share of EAF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.27.

How much money does GrafTech International make?

GrafTech International (NYSE:EAF) has a market capitalization of $1.89 billion and generates $1.35 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $388.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.90 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does GrafTech International have?

The company employs 1,353 workers across the globe.

How can I contact GrafTech International?

GrafTech International's mailing address is 982 KEYNOTE CIRCLE, BROOKLYN HEIGHTS OH, 44131. The official website for the company is www.graftech.com. The company can be reached via phone at (216) 676-2000, via email at meredith.bandy@graftech.com, or via fax at 440-753-1491.

This page (NYSE:EAF) was last updated on 8/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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