Element Solutions Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.20 (+1.03 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.54
50-Day Range
MA: $19.08
52-Week Range
Now: $19.54
Volume924,193 shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.83 billion
P/E Ratio40.71
Dividend Yield1.03%
Element Solutions Inc produces and sells specialty chemical products the United States, China, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Electronics and Industrial & Specialty. The Electronics segment researches, formulates, and sells specialty chemicals and materials for various types of electronics hardware products. This segment offers electronic assembly materials; circuitry solutions comprising circuit board metallization products, circuit formation products, electronic materials, and surface finishes; and semiconductor solutions. This segment primarily serves mobile communications, computers, automobiles, and aerospace equipment industries. The Industrial & Specialty segment provides industrial solutions, which include chemical systems that protect and decorate metal and plastic surfaces; consumable chemicals that enable printing image transfer on flexible packaging materials; and energy solutions, which consist of chemistries used in water-based hydraulic control fluids for offshore deep-water production and drilling applications. This segment's products include electroless nickel products, plating products, pre-treatment and cleaning solutions, functional conversion coatings, hard-coated films, and water treatment products; solid sheet printing elements and liquid imaging products; and offshore fluids. This segment serves the aerospace, automotive, construction, consumer electronics, consumer packaged goods, and oil and gas production end markets. The company was formerly known as Platform Specialty Products Corporation and changed its name to Element Solutions Inc in January 2019. Element Solutions Inc was founded in 1922 and is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.84 billion
Cash Flow$1.56 per share
Book Value$8.84 per share


Net Income$92.20 million


Market Cap$4.83 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Estimated)


March 29, 2021 |  ca.finance.yahoo.com
Element Solutions Tests 21-Day Line
March 22, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
ESI Group: FY 2020 Results
March 16, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Element Solutions's Earnings Outlook
February 23, 2021 |  benzinga.com
Element Solutions declares $0.05 dividend
February 19, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
5 Specialty Chemical Stocks to Scoop Up on Demand Revival
January 14, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

129th out of 851 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

2nd out of 15 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.20 (+1.03 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Element Solutions (NYSE:ESI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Element Solutions a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Element Solutions in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Element Solutions stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Element Solutions?

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Are investors shorting Element Solutions?

Element Solutions saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,950,000 shares, an increase of 59.7% from the February 28th total of 3,100,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,950,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 2.5% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Element Solutions' next earnings date?

Element Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 29th 2021.
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How were Element Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 24th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31. Element Solutions had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.02% and a net margin of 6.78%.
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How has Element Solutions' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Element Solutions' stock was trading at $8.39 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ESI shares have increased by 132.9% and is now trading at $19.54.
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How often does Element Solutions pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Element Solutions?

Element Solutions declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 26th.
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Is Element Solutions a good dividend stock?

Element Solutions pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.03%. Element Solutions does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Element Solutions is 22.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Element Solutions will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.86% next year. This indicates that Element Solutions will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Element Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Element Solutions issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.10-1.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.02.

What price target have analysts set for ESI?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Element Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Element Solutions' share price to reach $15.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 19.4%.
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Who are Element Solutions' key executives?

Element Solutions' management team includes the following people:
  • Sir Martin Ellis Franklin, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 56, Pay $2.92M)
  • Mr. Benjamin Gliklich, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 36, Pay $2.33M)
  • Mr. Carey J. Dorman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 31, Pay $723.44k)
  • Mr. John Edwards Capps, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56, Pay $1.7M)
  • Ms. Patricia A. Mount, VP - Program Management and Integration (Age 64, Pay $448.72k)
  • Mr. Michael Russnok, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Yash Nehete, Sr. Associate of Corp. Devel. & IR
  • Mr. Joseph J. D'Ambrisi, Exec. VP & Head of Electronics
  • Mr. Michael Goralski, Exec. VP and Head of Industrial, Specialty & Global Supply Chain
  • Mr. Steve E. Racca Jr., VP of Offshore Solutions

What is Kevin M. Modany's approval rating as Element Solutions' CEO?

37 employees have rated Element Solutions CEO Kevin M. Modany on Glassdoor.com. Kevin M. Modany has an approval rating of 22% among Element Solutions' employees. This puts Kevin M. Modany in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Element Solutions' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Element Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Element Solutions investors own include Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Yamana Gold (AUY), Glu Mobile (GLUU), Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Devon Energy (DVN), Energy Transfer (ET), Corning (GLW), Harmony Gold Mining (HMY) and NeoPhotonics (NPTN).

What is Element Solutions' stock symbol?

Element Solutions trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESI."

Who are Element Solutions' major shareholders?

Element Solutions' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.40%) and Parkside Investments LLC (0.11%). Company insiders that own Element Solutions stock include Benjamin Gliklich, Carey J Dorman, Martin E Franklin, Patricia Mount, Rakesh Sachdev and Scot Benson.
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Which institutional investors are selling Element Solutions stock?

ESI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, and Parkside Investments LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Element Solutions?

Shares of ESI 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 Element Solutions' stock price today?

One share of ESI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.54.

How much money does Element Solutions make?

Element Solutions has a market capitalization of $4.83 billion and generates $1.84 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $92.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.88 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Element Solutions have?

Element Solutions employs 4,400 workers across the globe.

What is Element Solutions' official website?

The official website for Element Solutions is www.elementsolutionsinc.com.

Where are Element Solutions' headquarters?

Element Solutions is headquartered at 500 EAST BROWARD BOULEVARD SUITE 1860, FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33394.

How can I contact Element Solutions?

Element Solutions' mailing address is 500 EAST BROWARD BOULEVARD SUITE 1860, FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33394. The company can be reached via phone at 561-207-9600.

This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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