Olin Company Profile (NYSE:OLN)

About Olin (NYSE:OLN)

Olin logoOlin Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of chemical products, and ammunition. The Company operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls, Epoxy and Winchester. The Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls segment manufactures and sells chlorine and caustic soda, ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride monomer, methyl chloride, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and vinylidene chloride, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, bleach products and potassium hydroxide. The Epoxy segment produces and sells a range of epoxy materials, including allyl chloride, epichlorohydrin, liquid epoxy resins and downstream products, such as converted epoxy resins and additives. The Winchester segment produces and sells sporting ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and components, and industrial cartridges.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:OLN
  • CUSIP: 68066520
  • Web: www.olin.com
  • Market Cap: $5.12 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 165,890,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $29.00
  • 52 Week Range: $18.24 - $33.88
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 107.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.82
  • P/E Growth: 0.79
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: $13.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.25
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • EBIDTA: $843.1 million
  • Net Margins: -0.07%
  • Return on Equity: 7.56%
  • Return on Assets: 1.98%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.56%
  • Current Ratio: 1.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
  • Average Volume: 2.39 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.32
  • Short Ratio: 3.9

Frequently Asked Questions for Olin (NYSE:OLN)

What is Olin's stock symbol?

Olin trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "OLN."

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

Olin declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, June 9th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 8th. View Olin's Dividend History.

How were Olin's earnings last quarter?

Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $1.57 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.44 billion. Olin had a negative net margin of 0.07% and a positive return on equity of 7.56%. View Olin's Earnings History.

Where is Olin's stock going? Where will Olin's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Olin's shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Olin's share price to reach $32.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Olin.

Who are some of Olin's key competitors?

Who owns Olin stock?

Olin's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.03%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.71%), State Street Corp (4.78%), TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (4.63%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.95%) and Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (3.35%). Company insiders that own Olin stock include C Robert Bunch, Donald W Bogus, Frank W Chirumbole, George H Pain, Gray G Benoist, James A Varilek, John E Fischer, John L Mcintosh, John Maurice Sampson, Joseph D Rupp, Pat D Dawson, Randall W Larrimore, Stephen C Curley and Thomas J Okeefe. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Olin.

Who sold Olin stock? Who is selling Olin stock?

Olin's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Stelliam Investment Management LP, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Olin stock in the last year include C Robert Bunch, John L Mcintosh, Stephen C Curley and Thomas J Okeefe. View Insider Buying and Selling for Olin.

Who bought Olin stock? Who is buying Olin stock?

Olin's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., King Street Capital Management L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Columbus Circle Investors, Prudential Financial Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley and Impala Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Olin stock in the last two years include C Robert Bunch, Donald W Bogus, George H Pain, Gray G Benoist, James A Varilek, John E Fischer, John Maurice Sampson, Joseph D Rupp, Pat D Dawson and Randall W Larrimore. View Insider Buying and Selling for Olin.

How do I buy Olin stock?

Shares of Olin can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Olin stock cost?

One share of Olin stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Olin (NYSE:OLN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $32.33 (4.81% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/16/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$35.00LowView Rating Details
5/12/2017Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$37.00MediumView Rating Details
5/8/2017Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$40.00MediumView Rating Details
2/10/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$32.00 -> $37.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Monness Crespi & HardtDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$28.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Longbow ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/17/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price Target$23.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$23.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Earnings by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.24$0.14$1.44 billion$1.57 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q416$0.09$0.31$1.36 billion$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.33$0.33$1.44 billion$1.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.31$0.24$1.47 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.22($0.23)$1.43 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.32$0.08$572.00 million$533.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.30$0.54$570.90 million$535.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.25$0.17$575.87 million$518.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.22$0.25$538.03 million$499.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.42$0.33$617.20 million$593.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.45$0.46$639.52 million$570.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.34$0.37$618.20 million$577.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.31$0.31$585.35 million$562.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.67$0.86$679.10 million$670.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.52$0.54$659.69 million$652.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.47$0.50$611.90 million$630.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.42$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2012$0.22$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.50$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.30$1.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2011$0.05$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.91
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q2 20171$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q3 20171$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q1 20181$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q2 20181$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q3 20181$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q4 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Next Dividend:6/9/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.59%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-2,665.78% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.07% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
41.03% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017Stephen C CurleyVPSell5,500$32.06$176,330.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017Thomas J OkeefeSVPSell10,000$32.26$322,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2017Stephen C CurleyVPSell2,000$30.95$61,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017C Robert BunchDirectorSell10,000$29.65$296,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Pat D DawsonInsiderBuy20,000$22.54$450,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016John L McintoshEVPSell10,000$21.59$215,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Randall W LarrimoreDirectorBuy1,600$15.45$24,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Joseph D RuppCEOBuy70,000$14.26$998,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016John Maurice SampsonVPBuy5,000$13.84$69,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Gray G BenoistDirectorBuy15,000$12.54$188,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Pat D DawsonInsiderBuy20,000$12.90$258,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Frank W ChirumboleInsiderSell1,984$21.53$42,715.52View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Randall W LarrimoreDirectorBuy1,100$21.97$24,167.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015C Robert BunchDirectorBuy7,500$19.25$144,375.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015John Maurice SampsonVPBuy5,000$19.20$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Donald W BogusDirectorBuy50,000$19.92$996,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015George H PainSVPBuy25,000$19.99$499,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015James A VarilekInsiderBuy15,000$19.27$289,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015John E FischerCOOBuy5,000$19.60$98,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Gbruce GreerVPSell4,772$25.16$120,063.52View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Stephen C CurleyVPSell8,500$25.23$214,455.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014John L McintoshSVPSell23,000$25.92$596,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Stephen C CurleyVPSell6,000$26.56$159,360.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Gbruce GreerVPSell31,000$27.15$841,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Gray G BenoistDirectorBuy5,000$26.57$132,850.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Frank ChirumboleInsiderSell5,337$27.73$147,995.01View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Gbruce GreerVPSell33,500$27.90$934,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Stephen CurleyVPSell4,750$26.14$124,165.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Gbruce GreerVPSell1,918$25.53$48,966.54View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Stephen CurleyVPSell6,500$26.51$172,315.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Gbruce GreerVPSell2,000$26.81$53,620.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Todd SlaterVPSell7,900$23.48$185,492.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013C Robert BunchDirectorBuy12,500$22.47$280,875.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Stephen C CurleyVPSell5,000$25.09$125,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013John L McintoshVPSell35,000$23.90$836,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Stephen C CurleyVPSell3,200$24.97$79,904.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Stephen C CurleyVPSell5,700$24.99$142,443.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Stephen C CurleyVPSell3,200$25.06$80,192.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Donald W BogusDirectorBuy5,000$24.58$122,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Gbruce GreerVPSell19,833$24.19$479,760.27View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Donald W BogusDirectorBuy10,000$22.22$222,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2013George H PainVPSell51,249$23.20$1,188,976.80View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Frank W ChirumboleInsiderSell9,200$23.71$218,132.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013John L McintoshVPSell25,000$23.71$592,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012Donald W BogusDirectorBuy5,000$20.07$100,350.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
Latest Headlines for Olin (NYSE:OLN)
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 2:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin's (OLN) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : OLN-US : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Now Covered by Analysts at Tudor Pickering
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Olin Co. (OLN) Issued By SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 8:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Olin Co. (OLN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoImplied Volatility Surging for Olin Corporation (OLN) Stock Options
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Olin Corp. : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 6:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Now Covered by Analysts at Bank of America Corp
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. :OLN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Olin Co.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (OLN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of OLN earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 1:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : OLN-US : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 6:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Weighs in on Olin Co.'s Q1 2017 Earnings (OLN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 7:30 AM
marketbeat.com logoOlin misses 1Q profit forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 2 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Olin (OLN) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.20
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 9:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Declares 362nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.44 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 1:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin (OLN) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 8:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.27 EPS Expected for Olin Co. (OLN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : OLN-US : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAre Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in Olin (OLN) Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin to Attend the Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, Cowen and Citibank Conferences
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 6:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Very Likely to Effect Olin (OLN) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:OLN) : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as H.B. Fuller's Q1 Results Topped Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : OLN-US : April 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Corporation First Quarter Earnings Conference Call Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 7:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOlin Co. (OLN) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:34 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 7:10 PM
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www.thestreet.com - March 12 at 9:10 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoOLIN CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreem
biz.yahoo.com - March 9 at 6:53 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoOlin To Pursue Registered Debt Offering
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 6:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo9:06 am Olin commences $500 mln of Senior Notes due 2027
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 6:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOlin Announces Pricing Terms Of Debt Offering
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 6:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOLIN CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:01 PM
seekingalpha.com logoOlin Corporation (OLN) Presents At JP Morgan 2017 Global High Yield Leveraged Finance Conference 2017 - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - March 2 at 8:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOlin (OLN) Presents At Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Global Agriculture & Chemicals Conference
seekingalpha.com - March 1 at 7:11 PM
streetinsider.com logoOlin Corp. (OLN) Chairman Rupp to Retire, CEO Fischer Elected to Succeed
www.streetinsider.com - March 1 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRupp to retire as Olin Chairman, CEO Fischer elected to succeed
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:37 pm Olin Chairman Joseph Rupp will retire on April 27 and President/CEO John Fischer will become Chairman effective the same day
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:41 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoOLIN CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhib
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:41 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoOLIN CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:41 AM
bizjournals.com logoOlin Chairman Rupp to retire, successor named
www.bizjournals.com - February 28 at 10:41 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoOLIN CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 12:09 AM



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