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

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$37.87 -0.04 (-0.11 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 02:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$38.16
Today's Range$37.87 - $38.16
52-Week Range$35.42 - $50.82
Volume100 shs
Average Volume5,415 shs
Market Capitalization$276.61 million
P/E Ratio23.49
Dividend Yield2.54%
Oil-Dri Co. of America logoOil-Dri Corporation of America develops, manufactures, and markets sorbent products in the United States and internationally. It provides agricultural and horticultural products, including functional granules and powders for crop protection chemical carriers, drying agents, and growing media under the Agsorb, Verge, Flo-Fre, and Terra-Green brand names. The company also offers animal health and nutrition products, such as animal feed pellet binders for the livestock and aquaculture industries under the Amlan, Calibrin, ConditionAde, Pel-Unite, and Pel-Unite Plus brand names; and sports products for use on baseball, softball, football, and soccer fields under the Pro's Choice brand name. In addition, it provides bleaching clay and purification aid products for bleaching, purification, and filtration applications under the Pure-Flo, Perform, Select, and Ultra-Clear brand names; cat litter products, including scoopable and non-clumping litters under the Cat's Pride and Jonny Cat brand names; and industrial and automotive sorbent products from clay, polypropylene, and recycled cotton materials to absorb oil, grease, water, and other types of spills under the Oil-Dri brand name. The company's 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05
Current Ratio2.44
Quick Ratio1.78


Trailing P/E Ratio23.49
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$262.31 million
Price / Sales1.06
Cash Flow$3.2257 per share
Price / Cash11.74
Book Value$17.27 per share
Price / Book2.19


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$10.79 million
Net Margins2.58%
Return on Equity9.39%
Return on Assets5.81%


Outstanding Shares7,310,000
Market Cap$276.61 million

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 16th. This is a boost from Oil-Dri Co. of America's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. 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 declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which permits the company to buyback 300,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Oil-Dri Co. of America (NYSE:ODC) released its earnings results on Monday, June, 6th. The specialty chemicals company reported ($0.13) earnings per share for the quarter. The specialty chemicals company earned $22.47 million during the quarter. Oil-Dri Co. of America had a return on equity of 9.39% and a net margin of 2.58%. 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 Tuesday, October, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

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, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Daniel T. Smith, CFO & VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mark E. Lewry, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Andrew McPherson, Chief Devel. Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Thomas F. Cofsky, VP of Manufacturing - Industrial (Age 57)

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

Headlines about ODC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Oil-Dri Co. of America earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Oil-Dri Co. of America.

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

Oil-Dri Co. of America's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (7.78%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.51%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.48%), BlackRock Inc. (3.48%), Heartland Advisors Inc. (1.03%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.54%). Company insiders that own Oil-Dri Co. of America stock include Allan H Selig, Daniel S Jaffee 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 Acadian Asset Management LLC, Heartland Advisors Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and US Bancorp DE. 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 BlackRock Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Rhumbline Advisers, Bessemer Group Inc., Ramsey Quantitative Systems, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Burney Co.. Company insiders that have bought Oil-Dri Co. of America stock in the last two years include Allan H Selig 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 $37.87.

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

Oil-Dri Co. of America has a market capitalization of $276.61 million and generates $262.31 million in revenue each year. Oil-Dri Co. of America employs 783 workers across the globe.

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:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  85 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  185
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 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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