NYSE:KMG - KMG Chemicals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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Previous Close$76.14
Today's Range$76.14 - $76.14
52-Week Range$50.67 - $79.35
VolumeN/A
Average Volume213,344 shs
Market Capitalization$1.18 billion
P/E Ratio17.58
Dividend Yield0.16%
Beta0.48
KMG Chemicals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, formulates, and distributes specialty chemicals and performance materials worldwide. The company's Electronic Chemicals segment is involved in the sale of high purity process chemicals primarily to etch and clean silicon wafers in the production of semiconductors, photovoltaics, and flat panel displays. This segment's products include sulfuric, phosphoric, and nitric and hydrofluoric acids; ammonium hydroxide; hydrogen peroxide; isopropyl alcohol; other specialty organic solvents; and various blends of chemicals. Its Performance Materials segment supplies drag-reducing agents, industrial valve lubricants, and cleaners and sealants, as well as related services and equipment, including routine and emergency valve maintenance services and training, to the pipeline and energy services markets. This segment also supplies penta products consisting of solid blocks and concentrated solutions to industrial customers who use these preservatives to pressure treat wood products, as well as sells hydrochloric acid, which is a byproduct of penta production for use in the steel and oil well service industries. KMG Chemicals, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP48256410
Phone817-761-6100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$465.56 million
Book Value$26.83 per share

Profitability

Net Income$64.84 million

Miscellaneous

Employees750
Market Cap$1.18 billion
OptionableOptionable

KMG Chemicals (NYSE:KMG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KMG Chemicals' stock symbol?

KMG Chemicals trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KMG."

How often does KMG Chemicals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KMG Chemicals?

KMG Chemicals announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 20th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Tuesday, October 9th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of ∞. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 28th. View KMG Chemicals' Dividend History.

How were KMG Chemicals' earnings last quarter?

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.26 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.28. KMG Chemicals had a return on equity of 16.69% and a net margin of 13.93%. View KMG Chemicals' Earnings History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KMG Chemicals?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KMG Chemicals in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for KMG Chemicals.

Has KMG Chemicals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KMG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. 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. KMG Chemicals earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of KMG Chemicals' key competitors?

Who are KMG Chemicals' key executives?

KMG Chemicals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher T. Fraser, CEO & Pres (Age 60)
  • Mr. Roger C. Jackson, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 67)
  • Mr. Ernest C. Kremling II, Sr. VP of Industrial Lubricants, Wood Treating Chemicals & Manufacturing Services (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Handelman, Sr. VP of Electronic Chemicals (Age 57)
  • Marvin Green III, Interim CFO & Director of Corp. Devel. (Age 43)

How do I buy shares of KMG Chemicals?

Shares of KMG 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.

How big of a company is KMG Chemicals?

KMG Chemicals has a market capitalization of $0.00 and generates $465.56 million in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $64.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.33 on an earnings per share basis. KMG Chemicals employs 750 workers across the globe.

What is KMG Chemicals' official website?

The official website for KMG Chemicals is http://www.kmgchemicals.com.

How can I contact KMG Chemicals?

KMG Chemicals' mailing address is 300 Throckmorton Street, Fort Worth TX, 76102. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 817-761-6100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for KMG Chemicals (NYSE KMG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  206 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  378
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KMG Chemicals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KMG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KMG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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