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

-0.34 (-0.84 %)
(As of 09/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $40.29
50-Day Range
MA: $43.19
52-Week Range
Now: $40.29
Volume291,674 shs
Average Volume582,048 shs
Market Capitalization$2.67 billion
P/E Ratio44.77
Dividend Yield2.95%
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. This segment also provides hydro processing catalysts used in process reactors to upgrade heavy oils into lighter products; polyolefin catalysts and chemical catalyst supports 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 silica-based and silica-alumina-based materials for use in coatings, consumer, pharmaceutical, and chemical process. W. R. Grace & Co. was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.90 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.96 billion
Cash Flow$5.42 per share
Book Value$6.03 per share


Net Income$126.30 million


Market Cap$2.67 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
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W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has W. R. Grace & Co's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

W. R. Grace & Co's stock was trading at $46.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GRA shares have decreased by 13.7% and is now trading at $40.29.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of W. R. Grace & Co?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for W. R. Grace & Co in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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 Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were W. R. Grace & Co's earnings last quarter?

W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $418.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $393.49 million. W. R. Grace & Co had a return on equity of 58.55% and a net margin of 3.31%. The firm's revenue was down 18.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.16 earnings per share.
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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 20th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.98%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 19th.
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What guidance has W. R. Grace & Co issued on next quarter's earnings?

W. R. Grace & Co updated its third quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $409.335-423.45 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $424.81 million.

What price target have analysts set for GRA?

9 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for W. R. Grace & Co's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $83.00. On average, they expect W. R. Grace & Co's stock price to reach $65.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 63.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 773,800 shares, a decrease of 40.0% from the July 30th total of 1,290,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 506,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Boeing (BA), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Baxter International (BAX).

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, 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)

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 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 $40.29.

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

W. R. Grace & Co has a market capitalization of $2.67 billion and generates $1.96 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $126.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.38 on an earnings per share basis. W. R. Grace & Co employs 4,000 workers across the globe.

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

The official website for W. R. Grace & Co is 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]

This page was last updated on 10/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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