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NYSE:ESIElement Solutions Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.15 (+1.29 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.75
50-Day Range
MA: $9.99
52-Week Range
Now: $11.75
Volume4.87 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.92 billion
P/E Ratio39.17
Dividend YieldN/A
Element Solutions Inc produces and sells specialty chemical products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Electronics and Industrial & Specialty. The Electronics segment researches, formulates, and delivers 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, and electronic materials. 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; graphics solutions that comprise 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 drilling. 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 headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.56 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.84 billion
Cash Flow$1.55 per share
Book Value$8.84 per share


Net Income$92.20 million


Market Cap$2.92 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)

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Element Solutions (NYSE:ESI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Element Solutions' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Element Solutions' stock was trading at $8.39 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ESI stock has increased by 40.0% and is now trading at $11.75. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Element Solutions?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Element Solutions in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Element Solutions.

When is Element Solutions' next earnings date?

Element Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Element Solutions.

How were Element Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $452.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $436.38 million. Element Solutions had a return on equity of 9.44% and a net margin of 4.24%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.20 earnings per share. View Element Solutions' earnings history.

What guidance has Element Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Element Solutions updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, March, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.93-0.97 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.94.

What price target have analysts set for ESI?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Element Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Element Solutions' stock price to reach $10.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%. View analysts' price targets for Element Solutions.

Has Element Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ESI stock has trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Element Solutions earned a coverage optimism score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutElement Solutions.

Are investors shorting Element Solutions?

Element Solutions saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,540,000 shares, a decrease of 11.2% from the April 30th total of 8,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,570,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, 3.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Element Solutions' Current Options Chain.

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 Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Ford Motor (F), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), FireEye (FEYE), Glu Mobile (GLUU), General Motors (GM), Harley-Davidson (HOG) and Pan American Silver (PAAS).

Who are Element Solutions' key executives?

Element Solutions' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Martin Ellis Franklin, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 54)
  • Mr. Benjamin Gliklich, CEO & Director (Age 34)
  • Mr. John Edwards Capps, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. John David Tolbert, Exec. Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Scot R. Benson, Pres, COO & Director (Age 57)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.76%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.93%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.25%), Invesco Ltd. (2.21%), Nomura Holdings Inc. (1.59%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (1.42%). Company insiders that own Element Solutions stock include Benjamin Gliklich, Carey J Dorman, Pershing Square Capital Manage, Rakesh Sachdev and Scot Benson. View institutional ownership trends for Element Solutions.

Which institutional investors are selling Element Solutions stock?

ESI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Nomura Holdings Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Mic Capital Partners Public US IM LLC, Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Element Solutions.

Which institutional investors are buying Element Solutions stock?

ESI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Wellington Management Group LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Advisory Research Inc., BlackRock Inc., and New South Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Element Solutions stock in the last two years include Benjamin Gliklich, Carey J Dorman, and Scot Benson. View insider buying and selling activity for Element Solutions.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Element Solutions' stock price today?

One share of ESI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.75.

How big of a company is Element Solutions?

Element Solutions has a market capitalization of $2.92 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. 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.

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 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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