NYSE:ODC - Oil-Dri Co. of America Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.70 +0.53 (+1.70 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 12:57 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.17
Today's Range$31.00 - $31.7650
52-Week Range$28.52 - $46.73
Volume1,053 shs
Average Volume10,194 shs
Market Capitalization$231.94 million
P/E Ratio17.41
Dividend Yield3.08%
Beta1.04
Oil-Dri Corporation of America develops, manufactures, and markets sorbent products in the United States and internationally. It operates through two segments, Retail and Wholesale Products Group, and Business to Business Products Group. The company provides agricultural and horticultural products, including mineral-based absorbent products, which serve as chemical carriers, drying agents, and growing media under the Agsorb, Verge, Flo-Fre, and Terra-Green brand names. It also offers animal health and nutrition products for the livestock industry under the Amlan, Calibrin, ConditionAde, MD-09, and Pel-Unite and Pel-Unite Plus brand names; and bleaching clay and purification aid products for bleaching, purification, and filtration applications under the Pure-Flo, Perform, Select, and Ultra-Clear brand names. In addition, the company provides cat litter products, such as scoopable and non-clumping litters under the Cat's Pride and Jonny Cat brand names; industrial and automotive sorbent products from clay, polypropylene, and recycled cotton materials to absorb oil, acid, paint, ink, water, and other liquids under the Oil-Dri brand name; and sports products for use on baseball, softball, football, and soccer fields under the Pro's Choice brand name. Its customers include mass merchandisers, wholesale clubs, drugstore chains, pet specialty retail outlets, dollar stores, retail grocery stores, distributors of industrial cleanup and automotive products, environmental service companies, and sports field product users; processors and refiners of edible oils, petroleum-based oils, and biodiesel fuel; manufacturers of animal feed and agricultural chemicals; distributors of animal health and nutrition products; and marketers of consumer products. Oil-Dri Corporation of America was founded in 1941 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous manufacturing industries
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:ODC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP67786410
Phone312-321-1515

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05
Current Ratio2.68
Quick Ratio1.96

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.41
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$266 million
Price / Sales0.89
Cash Flow$3.6064 per share
Price / Cash8.79
Book Value$18.03 per share
Price / Book1.76

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$8.24 million
Net Margins3.10%
Return on Equity10.35%
Return on Assets6.62%

Miscellaneous

Employees775
Outstanding Shares7,440,000
Market Cap$231.94 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Oil-Dri Co. of America (NYSE:ODC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oil-Dri Co. of America's stock symbol?

Oil-Dri Co. of America trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ODC."

How often does Oil-Dri Co. of America pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oil-Dri Co. of America?

Oil-Dri Co. of America declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View Oil-Dri Co. of America's Dividend History.

How will Oil-Dri Co. of America's stock buyback program work?

Oil-Dri Co. of America announced that its board has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase 300,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Oil-Dri Co. of America's earnings last quarter?

Oil-Dri Co. of America (NYSE:ODC) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 12th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $65.61 million for the quarter. Oil-Dri Co. of America had a net margin of 3.10% and a return on equity of 10.35%. View Oil-Dri Co. of America's Earnings History.

When is Oil-Dri Co. of America's next earnings date?

Oil-Dri Co. of America is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, December 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

Has Oil-Dri Co. of America been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ODC stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Oil-Dri Co. of America earned a news impact score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Oil-Dri Co. of America's key competitors?

Who are Oil-Dri Co. of America's key executives?

Oil-Dri Co. of America's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel S. Jaffee, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark E. Lewry, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Andrew McPherson, Chief Devel. Officer & Group VP of B2B (Age 53)
  • Mr. Daniel T. Smith, VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Reagan B. Culbertson, Director of Investor Relations

Who are Oil-Dri Co. of America's major shareholders?

Oil-Dri Co. of America's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (7.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.51%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.33%), BlackRock Inc. (3.46%), Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc. (1.48%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.13%). Company insiders that own Oil-Dri Co. of America stock include Allan H Selig, Daniel S Jaffee, Ellen-Blair Chube and Mary Beth Sullivan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

Which major investors are selling Oil-Dri Co. of America stock?

ODC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

Which major investors are buying Oil-Dri Co. of America stock?

ODC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Oil-Dri Co. of America stock in the last two years include Allan H Selig, Ellen-Blair Chube and Mary Beth Sullivan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

How do I buy shares of Oil-Dri Co. of America?

Shares of ODC 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.

What is Oil-Dri Co. of America's stock price today?

One share of ODC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.70.

How big of a company is Oil-Dri Co. of America?

Oil-Dri Co. of America has a market capitalization of $231.94 million and generates $266 million in revenue each year. Oil-Dri Co. of America employs 775 workers across the globe.

What is Oil-Dri Co. of America's official website?

The official website for Oil-Dri Co. of America is http://www.oildri.com.

How can I contact Oil-Dri Co. of America?

Oil-Dri Co. of America's mailing address is 410 NORTH MICHIGAN AVENUE SUITE 400, CHICAGO IL, 60611. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 312-321-1515 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Oil-Dri Co. of America (NYSE ODC)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  193
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Oil-Dri Co. of America and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ODC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ODC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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