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How major US stock indexes fared Monday, 2/26/2024
S&P 500   5,069.53
DOW   39,069.23
QQQ   436.55
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3 Chinese stocks poised for rebound
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How major US stock indexes fared Monday, 2/26/2024
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DOW   39,069.23
QQQ   436.55
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NYSE:OEC

Orion (OEC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$23.19
-0.05 (-0.22%)
(As of 02/26/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$23.01
$23.37
50-Day Range
$21.75
$28.32
52-Week Range
$19.32
$28.48
Volume
256,397 shs
Average Volume
384,816 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.34 billion
P/E Ratio
13.40
Dividend Yield
0.34%
Price Target
$28.50

Orion MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
22.9% Upside
$28.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.06% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.44mentions of Orion in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.95%
From $2.15 to $2.45 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.48 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

76th out of 173 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

4th out of 6 stocks


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About Orion Stock (NYSE:OEC)

Orion S.A., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells carbon black products. It operates in two segments, Specialty Carbon Black and Rubber Carbon Black. The company offers post-treated specialty carbon black grades for coatings and printing applications; high purity carbon black grades for the fiber industry; and conductive carbon black grades for polymers, coatings, and battery electrodes. It also provides rubber carbon black products for applications in mechanical rubber goods under the PUREX brand, as well as in tires under the ECORAX brand name. It operates in Germany, the United States, South Korea, Brazil, China, South Africa, Rest of Europe, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. and changed its name to Orion S.A. in June 2023. Orion S.A. was founded in 1862 and is based in Houston, Texas.

OEC Stock Price History

OEC Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/17 Dividend
12/14/2023
Dividend Payable
1/17/2024
Last Earnings
2/15/2024
Today
2/26/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
1,650
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$28.50
High Stock Price Target
$35.00
Low Stock Price Target
$21.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+22.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$103.50 million
Pretax Margin
8.62%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.89 billion
Cash Flow
$3.97 per share
Book Value
$8.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
54,251,000
Market Cap
$1.34 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.64
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OEC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Orion stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Orion in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" OEC shares.
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What is Orion's stock price target for 2024?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Orion's stock. Their OEC share price targets range from $21.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $28.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have OEC shares performed in 2024?

Orion's stock was trading at $27.73 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, OEC shares have decreased by 16.4% and is now trading at $23.19.
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Are investors shorting Orion?

Orion saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 598,000 shares, a drop of 13.3% from the January 15th total of 689,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 339,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Orion's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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.

How were Orion's earnings last quarter?

Orion S.A. (NYSE:OEC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 15th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.21. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $468.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $421.62 million. Orion had a net margin of 5.46% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.45%. The firm's revenue was up 1.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.26 earnings per share.

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

Orion announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 21st. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.021 per share on Wednesday, January 17th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 14th.
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Is Orion a good dividend stock?

Orion (NYSE:OEC) pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.36%. The dividend payout ratio is 4.62%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, OEC will have a dividend payout ratio of 3.27% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for OEC.

What ETF holds Orion's stock ?

Invesco Dorsey Wright Basic Materials Momentum ETF holds 88,812 shares of OEC stock, representing 1.23% of its portfolio.

What guidance has Orion issued on next quarter's earnings?

Orion issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 2.050-2.200 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 2.500. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of Orion own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Orion investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Overstock.com (OSTK), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Enphase Energy (ENPH), Pure Storage (PSTG), Riot Platforms (RIOT), Twilio (TWLO) and General Motors (GM).

Who are Orion's major shareholders?

Orion's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Pzena Investment Management LLC (5.24%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.98%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.98%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.39%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.55%) and Grizzlyrock Capital LLC (1.47%). Insiders that own company stock include Carlos Quinones, Corning F Painter, Dan F Smith, Jeffrey Glajch, Kerry A Galvin, Mary A Lindsey and Robert G Hrivnak.
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How do I buy shares of Orion?

Shares of OEC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:OEC) was last updated on 2/27/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff