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NYSE:GRA - W. R. Grace & Co Stock Price, Forecast & News

$66.52
+0.40 (+0.60 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
$65.88
Now: $66.52
$66.67
50-Day Range
$65.58
MA: $67.18
$68.97
52-Week Range
$59.22
Now: $66.52
$79.71
Volume400,100 shs
Average Volume474,206 shs
Market Capitalization$4.44 billion
P/E Ratio16.07
Dividend Yield1.63%
Beta0.95
W. R. Grace & Co produces and sells specialty chemicals and materials worldwide. It operates through two segments, Grace Catalysts Technologies and Grace Materials Technologies. The Grace Catalysts Technologies segment offers fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) catalysts for the production of transportation fuels, such as gasoline and diesel fuels, and petrochemicals; FCC additives; and methanol-to-olefins catalysts for the conversion of methanol into petrochemical feeds, including ethylene and propylene. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP38388F10
Phone410-531-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.93 billion
Cash Flow$5.70 per share
Book Value$5.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$167.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,900
Market Cap$4.44 billion
Next Earnings Date2/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is W. R. Grace & Co's stock symbol?

W. R. Grace & Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GRA."

How often does W. R. Grace & Co pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.27 per share on Thursday, December 5th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 13th. View W. R. Grace & Co's Dividend History.

How were W. R. Grace & Co's earnings last quarter?

W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 24th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company earned $470.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $487.44 million. W. R. Grace & Co had a return on equity of 73.68% and a net margin of 11.34%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.11 EPS. View W. R. Grace & Co's Earnings History.

When is W. R. Grace & Co's next earnings date?

W. R. Grace & Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for W. R. Grace & Co.

What guidance has W. R. Grace & Co issued on next quarter's earnings?

W. R. Grace & Co issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.32-4.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.31. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.95-1.97 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.00 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GRA?

10 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for W. R. Grace & Co's stock. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect W. R. Grace & Co's stock price to reach $84.22 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for W. R. Grace & Co.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for W. R. Grace & Co?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for W. R. Grace & Co in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for W. R. Grace & Co.

Has W. R. Grace & Co been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GRA stock have been trending neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. W. R. Grace & Co earned a news sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for W. R. Grace & Co.

Are investors shorting W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 656,500 shares, a decrease of 13.2% from the November 14th total of 756,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 441,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 1.0% of the company's stock are sold short. View W. R. Grace & Co's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of W. R. Grace & Co's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of W. R. Grace & Co own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other W. R. Grace & Co investors own include Under Armour (UAA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Celgene (CELG), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX), salesforce.com (CRM), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and Macy's (M).

Who are W. R. Grace & Co's key executives?

W. R. Grace & Co's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Hudson La Force III, CEO, Pres, COO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark A. Shelnitz, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Elizabeth C. Brown, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Keith N. Cole, Sr. VP of Gov. Relations, Environment, Health & Safety (Age 60)
  • Mr. William C. Dockman, Interim CFO, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 59)

Who are W. R. Grace & Co's major shareholders?

W. R. Grace & Co's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (0.91%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.52%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.30%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.19%), California State Teachers Retirement System (0.14%) and Icon Advisers Inc. Co. (0.12%). Company insiders that own W. R. Grace & Co stock include Alfred E Festa, Elizabeth C Brown, Force Andrew Hudson La III, Mark A Shelnitz, North Latitude Fund Lp 40, North Latitude Master Fund 40, Thomas E Blaser and William C Dockman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for W. R. Grace & Co.

Which institutional investors are selling W. R. Grace & Co stock?

GRA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Cerebellum GP LLC and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold W. R. Grace & Co company stock in the last year include Mark A Shelnitz and William C Dockman. View Insider Buying and Selling for W. R. Grace & Co.

Which institutional investors are buying W. R. Grace & Co stock?

GRA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Eos Focused Equity Management L.P., California Public Employees Retirement System, SG Americas Securities LLC, Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Sciencast Management LP, Cerebellum GP LLC and Private Trust Co. NA. Company insiders that have bought W. R. Grace & Co stock in the last two years include Alfred E Festa, Elizabeth C Brown, Force Andrew Hudson La III, North Latitude Fund Lp 40, North Latitude Master Fund 40, Thomas E Blaser and William C Dockman. View Insider Buying and Selling for W. R. Grace & Co.

How do I buy shares of W. R. Grace & Co?

Shares of GRA 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 W. R. Grace & Co's stock price today?

One share of GRA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.52.

How big of a company is W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co has a market capitalization of $4.44 billion and generates $1.93 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $167.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.14 on an earnings per share basis. W. R. Grace & Co employs 3,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About W. R. Grace & Co.

What is W. R. Grace & Co's official website?

The official website for W. R. Grace & Co is http://www.grace.com/.

How can I contact W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co's mailing address is 7500 GRACE DRIVE, COLUMBIA MD, 21044. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 410-531-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE GRA)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  419 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  316 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  735
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about W. R. Grace & Co and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GRA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GRA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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