NYSE:FOE - Ferro Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$21.29 +0.24 (+1.14 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.05
Today's Range$20.91 - $21.47
52-Week Range$18.46 - $25.50
Volume294,100 shs
Average Volume423,771 shs
Market Capitalization$1.89 billion
P/E Ratio16.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Ferro logoFerro Corporation produces specialty materials in the United States and internationally. It operates through four business units: Tile Coating Systems; Porcelain Enamel; Performance Colors and Glass; and Color Solutions. The company offers frits, porcelain and other glass enamels, glazes, stains, decorating colors, pigments, inks, polishing materials, dielectrics, electronic glasses, and other specialty coatings. Its products are used in appliances, automobiles, building and renovation, electronics, household furnishings, industrial products, packaging, and sanitary applications. The company markets and sells its products directly, as well as through agents and distributors. Its customers include manufacturers of ceramic tile, construction materials, automobile parts, automobiles, architectural and container glass, and electronic components and devices. Ferro Corporation was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Paints & allied products
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.12
Current Ratio2.67
Quick Ratio1.56


Trailing P/E Ratio16.57
Forward P/E Ratio13.39
P/E Growth0.91

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Price / Sales1.28
Cash Flow$1.8088 per share
Price / Cash11.77
Book Value$4.25 per share
Price / Book5.01


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.29
Net Income$57.05 million
Net Margins4.34%
Return on Equity32.63%
Return on Assets7.10%


Outstanding Shares84,140,000
Market Cap$1.89 billion

Ferro (NYSE:FOE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ferro's stock symbol?

Ferro trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FOE."

How were Ferro's earnings last quarter?

Ferro Co. (NYSE:FOE) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.01. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $416.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $418.06 million. Ferro had a net margin of 4.34% and a return on equity of 32.63%. The business's revenue was up 19.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.37 EPS. View Ferro's Earnings History.

When is Ferro's next earnings date?

Ferro is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ferro.

What guidance has Ferro issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ferro updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.55-1.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.58.

What price target have analysts set for FOE?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Ferro's shares. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect Ferro's share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ferro.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ferro?

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

Who are some of Ferro's key competitors?

Who are Ferro's key executives?

Ferro's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Peter T. Thomas, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Benjamin J. Schlater, VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Mark H. Duesenberg, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. James A. Barna, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Kevin Cornelius Grant, Head of Investor Relations

Has Ferro been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about FOE stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ferro earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Ferro.

Who are Ferro's major shareholders?

Ferro's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.80%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (5.31%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (5.04%), Jennison Associates LLC (4.48%), Gabelli Funds LLC (4.22%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.96%). Company insiders that own Ferro stock include Benjamin Schlater, James Barna, Mark Hugo Duesenberg, Marran H Ogilvie, Peter T Thomas and Ronald P Vargo. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ferro.

Which institutional investors are selling Ferro stock?

FOE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Scopus Asset Management L.P., Royce & Associates LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Boston Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ferro company stock in the last year include Benjamin Schlater, James Barna, Mark Hugo Duesenberg, Peter T Thomas and Ronald P Vargo. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ferro.

Which institutional investors are buying Ferro stock?

FOE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Luminus Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Northpointe Capital LLC and Putnam Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ferro.

How do I buy shares of Ferro?

Shares of FOE 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 Ferro's stock price today?

One share of FOE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.29.

How big of a company is Ferro?

Ferro has a market capitalization of $1.89 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $57.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. Ferro employs 5,682 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Ferro?

Ferro's mailing address is 6060 PARKLAND BLVD Suite 250, MAYFIELD HEIGHTS OH, 44124. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 216-875-5600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ferro (NYSE FOE)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  290 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  292 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  582
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ferro and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FOE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FOE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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