NYSE:ESI - Platform Specialty Products Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $11.34 +0.28 (+2.53 %) (As of 02/21/2019 05:12 AM ET)Previous Close$11.06Today's Range$11.05 - $11.3652-Week Range$9.09 - $13.54Volume2.03 million shsAverage Volume2.95 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.27 billionP/E Ratio14.92Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.58 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Platform Specialty Products Corp. engages in the provision of technology chemical products and technical services. It operates its business through the Performance Solutions and Agricultural Solutions segments. The Performance Solutions segment formulates and markets chemistry solutions that are used in production, commercial packaging and printing, electronics, and oil and gas production and drilling. The Agricultural Solutions segment is based on a solutions-oriented business model that focuses on its product improvement address an ever increasing need for higher crop yield and quality. The company was founded by Martin E. Franklin on April 23, 2013 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, FL. Receive ESI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ESI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Miscellaneous chemical products Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:ESI Previous Symbol CUSIP45068B109 Webwww.platformspecialtyproducts.com Phone561-207-9600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.55 Current Ratio2.19 Quick Ratio2.00Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.92 Forward P/E Ratio21.40 P/E Growth4.16 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.78 billion Price / Sales0.87 Cash Flow$2.6250 per share Price / Cash Flow4.32 Book Value$9.96 per share Price / Book1.14Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.76 Net Income$-296,200,000.00 Net Margins-14.14% Return on Equity8.48% Return on Assets2.23%Miscellaneous Employees7,850 Outstanding Shares288,330,000Market Cap$3.27 billion OptionableOptionable Platform Specialty Products (NYSE:ESI) Frequently Asked Questions What is Platform Specialty Products' stock symbol? Platform Specialty Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESI." When is Platform Specialty Products' next earnings date? Platform Specialty Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Platform Specialty Products. What price target have analysts set for ESI? 1 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Platform Specialty Products' shares. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect Platform Specialty Products' stock price to reach $13.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Platform Specialty Products. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Platform Specialty Products? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Platform Specialty Products in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Platform Specialty Products. Has Platform Specialty Products been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about ESI stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Platform Specialty Products earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Platform Specialty Products' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Platform Specialty Products include Versum Materials (VSM), Platform Specialty Products (PAH), Cabot (CBT), WD-40 (WDFC), Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC), Advanced Emissions Solutions (ADES), Flotek Industries (FTK), Pure Bioscience (PURE), GlyEco (GLYE), HighCom Global Security (HCGS), Artemis Therapeutics (ATMS) and Ener-Core (ENCR). Who are Platform Specialty Products' key executives? Platform Specialty Products' management team includes the folowing people: Rakesh Sachdev, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorBenjamin H. Gliklich, Executive Vice President-Operations & StrategyJohn P. Connolly, CFO & Principal Accounting OfficerJohn Edward Capps, Secretary, Executive VP & General CounselScot Robert Benson, President-Performance Solutions How do I buy shares of Platform Specialty Products? Shares of ESI 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 Platform Specialty Products' stock price today? One share of ESI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.34. How big of a company is Platform Specialty Products? Platform Specialty Products has a market capitalization of $3.27 billion and generates $3.78 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-296,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. Platform Specialty Products employs 7,850 workers across the globe. What is Platform Specialty Products' official website? The official website for Platform Specialty Products is http://www.platformspecialtyproducts.com. How can I contact Platform Specialty Products? Platform Specialty Products' mailing address is 1450 CENTREPARK BLVD SUITE 210, WEST PALM BEACH FL, 33401. The company can be reached via phone at 561-207-9600. MarketBeat Community Rating for Platform Specialty Products (NYSE ESI)Community Ranking: 0.0 out of 5 (N/A)Outperform Votes: 0 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Platform Specialty Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ESI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ESI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an SEC Filing?