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

$41.27
+1.28 (+3.20 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.14
Now: $41.27
$41.70
50-Day Range
$39.99
MA: $43.83
$47.66
52-Week Range
$26.75
Now: $41.27
$73.36
Volume1.02 million shs
Average Volume586,191 shs
Market Capitalization$2.73 billion
P/E Ratio45.86
Dividend Yield3.00%
Beta1.42
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
CUSIP38388F10
Phone410-531-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.96 billion
Cash Flow$5.55 per share
Book Value$6.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$126.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,000
Market Cap$2.73 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$41.27
+1.28 (+3.20 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has W. R. Grace & Co's stock price 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 decreased by 11.6% and is now trading at $41.27.
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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, topping 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 the consensus estimate of $393.49 million. W. R. Grace & Co had a net margin of 3.31% and a return on equity of 58.55%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 18.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.16 EPS.
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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 Thursday, July 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 earnings per share (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 12-month price objectives for W. R. Grace & Co's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $83.00. On average, they anticipate W. R. Grace & Co's share price to reach $65.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting W. R. Grace & Co?

W. R. Grace & Co saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 773,800 shares, a decline of 40.0% from the July 30th total of 1,290,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 506,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's 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), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), Boeing (BA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

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."

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

W. R. Grace & Co's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Lyrical Asset Management LP (2.96%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (2.62%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.28%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.84%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.69%) and Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.44%). Company insiders that own W. R. Grace & Co stock include Elizabeth C Brown, Force Andrew Hudson La III, Mark A Shelnitz, Mark E Tomkins, North Latitude Fund Lp 40, North Latitude Master Fund 40 and William C Dockman.
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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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Amalgamated Bank, Toronto Dominion Bank, California Public Employees Retirement System, Arizona State Retirement System, and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio.
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Which institutional investors are buying W. R. Grace & Co stock?

GRA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lyrical Asset Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Partners Capital Investment Group LLP, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Bessemer Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and New York State Common Retirement Fund. 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 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 $41.27.

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

W. R. Grace & Co has a market capitalization of $2.73 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 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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