W. R. Grace & Co. Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.03 (-0.04 %)
(As of 08/2/2021 10:37 AM ET)
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Volume2,695 shs
Average Volume792,912 shs
Market Capitalization$4.61 billion
P/E Ratio188.03
Dividend Yield1.90%
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About W. R. Grace & Co.

W. R. Grace & Co., through its subsidiaries, 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; and FCC additives. This segment also provides hydro processing catalysts used in process reactors to upgrade heavy oils into lighter products; polyolefin and chemical catalysts used for the production of polypropylene and polyethylene thermoplastic resins; and chemical catalysts, as well as gas-phase polypropylene process technology to manufacture polypropylene products. The Grace Materials Technologies segment offers functional additives and process aids, such as silica gel, colloidal silica, zeolitic adsorbents, precipitated silica, and silica-aluminas; and fine chemical intermediates and regulatory starting materials for use in consumer/pharma, coatings, and chemical process applications. W. R. Grace & Co. was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.


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2.35 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

62nd out of 918 stocks

Chemicals & Allied Products Industry

8th out of 30 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is W. R. Grace & Co. a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for W. R. Grace & Co. in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" W. R. Grace & Co. stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GRA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than W. R. Grace & Co.?

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Are investors shorting W. R. Grace & Co.?

W. R. Grace & Co. saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,690,000 shares, an increase of 28.1% from the June 30th total of 2,100,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,220,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 4.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is W. R. Grace & Co.'s next earnings date?

W. R. Grace & Co. is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 26th 2021.
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How were W. R. Grace & Co.'s earnings last quarter?

W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.73. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $456.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $454.55 million. W. R. Grace & Co. had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 57.85% and a net margin of 1.39%.
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How has W. R. Grace & Co.'s stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

W. R. Grace & Co.'s stock was trading at $46.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GRA stock has increased by 49.1% and is now trading at $69.57.
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How often does W. R. Grace & Co. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W. R. Grace & Co.?

W. R. Grace & Co. declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 9th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Tuesday, March 23rd. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 1st. This is an increase from W. R. Grace & Co.'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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Is W. R. Grace & Co. a good dividend stock?

W. R. Grace & Co. pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.90%. W. R. Grace & Co. does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of W. R. Grace & Co. is 50.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, W. R. Grace & Co. will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.50% next year. This indicates that W. R. Grace & Co. will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for GRA?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for W. R. Grace & Co.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate W. R. Grace & Co.'s share price to reach $68.17 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.0%.
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Who are W. R. Grace & Co.'s key executives?

W. R. Grace & Co.'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Hudson La Force III, CPA, CPA, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $1.63M)
  • Mr. William C. Dockman, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $698.4k)
  • Ms. Elizabeth C. Brown, SVP of HR & IT and Chief HR Officer (Age 57, Pay $685.41k)
  • Mr. Keith N. Cole, Sr. VP of Public Affairs, Environment, Health & Safety and Chief Sustainability Officer (Age 62, Pay $590.78k)
  • Mr. Jeremy F. Rohen, VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Cheree Haswell Johnson, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Richards R. Badmington, VP of Corp. Communications (Age 66)
  • Ms. Sandra Wisniewski, Pres of Grace Materials Technologies
  • Mr. Samuel A. Mills, Sr. VP of Integrated Supply Chain
  • Mr. Jag Reddy, VP of Strategy & Growth and MD of Advanced Refining Technologies

What is Hudson La Force's approval rating as W. R. Grace & Co.'s CEO?

21 employees have rated W. R. Grace & Co. CEO Hudson La Force on Glassdoor.com. Hudson La Force has an approval rating of 89% among W. R. Grace & Co.'s employees.

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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), Albemarle (ALB), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

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."

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

W. R. Grace & Co.'s stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dupont Capital Management Corp (0.09%). Company insiders that own W. R. Grace & Co. stock include Elizabeth C Brown, Force Andrew Hudson La III, Mark E Tomkins, North Latitude Fund Lp 40, North Latitude Master Fund 40 and William C Dockman.
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Which major investors are buying W. R. Grace & Co. stock?

GRA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dupont Capital Management Corp. Company insiders that have bought W. R. Grace & Co. stock in the last two years include Elizabeth C Brown, Force Andrew Hudson La III, Mark E Tomkins, North Latitude Fund Lp 40, North Latitude Master Fund 40, and William C Dockman.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is W. R. Grace & Co.'s stock price today?

One share of GRA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.57.

How much money does W. R. Grace & Co. make?

W. R. Grace & Co. has a market capitalization of $4.61 billion and generates $1.73 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $-1,800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.64 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does W. R. Grace & Co. have?

W. R. Grace & Co. employs 4,000 workers across the globe.

Does W. R. Grace & Co. have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of W. R. Grace & Co.: Albemarle Corporation - Polyolefin Catalysts Business, Alltech Applied Science B.V., Alltech Associates, Alltech Associates (Australia) Pty. Ltd., Alltech Associates Applied Science Limited, Alltech France S.A.R.L., Alltech Grom GmbH, Alltech International Holdings, Alltech Italia S.R.L., BASF - Polyolefin Catalysts Business, De Neef Conchem Group, Denac Nederland B.V., Envases Industriales y Comerciales, Flexit Laboratories, GEC Divestment Corporation Ltd., Gloucester New Communities Company, Grace CIS LLC, Grace Catalyst AB, Grace Catalysts & Materials S.L.U., Grace Catalysts (Qingdao) Company Limited, Grace Catalysts LLC, Grace Chemical Company of Cuba, Grace Collections, Grace Davison Chemicals India Pvt. Ltd., Grace Energy Corporation, Grace Europe Holding GmbH, Grace European Finance (Dublin) Limited, Grace GP GmbH, Grace Germany GmbH, Grace Global Operations Center (Philippines) Inc., Grace GmbH, Grace Holdings S.A. de C.V., Grace Italy S.r.l., Grace Luxembourg S.à r.l., Grace Management GP GmbH, Grace Management Services, Grace Netherlands B.V., Grace PAR Corporation, Grace Products (Singapore) Private Limited, Grace Products South Africa (Private) Limited, Grace Refining Technologies Middle East Trading Ltd., Grace Silica GmbH, Grace Technologies, Grace Trading (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Grace Turkey Kimyevi Madde Hizmetleri Anonim Sirketi, Grace Értékesito Kft., Grom Analytik + HPLC GmbH, Guanica-Caribe Land Development Corporation, Kootenai Development Company, Mertus 366.GmbH, Midland Dexter Venezuela, Papelera Camagueyana, Rheoset Indústria e Comércio de Aditivos, Rive Technology, Synthetech Inc., W. R. Grace & Co.-Conn., W. R. Grace Brasil Indústria e Comércio de Produtos Quimicos Ltda., W. R. Grace Canada Corp., W. R. Grace Capital Corporation, W. R. Grace International LLC, W. R. Grace Japan K.K., W. R. Grace Korea Inc., W. R. Grace Korea Limited, W. R. Grace Land Corporation, W. R. Grace Specialty Chemicals (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., W. R. Grace Trading (Hong Kong) Limited, W. R. Grace Trading (Thailand) Limited, and Wuhan Meilixin New Building Materials.

When was W. R. Grace & Co. founded?

W. R. Grace & Co. was founded in 1854.

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

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

Where are W. R. Grace & Co.'s headquarters?

W. R. Grace & Co. is headquartered at 7500 GRACE DRIVE, COLUMBIA MD, 21044.

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]

This page was last updated on 8/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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