NYSE:OLN - Olin Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$19.64 -0.41 (-2.04 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 02:26 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.05
Today's Range$19.34 - $20.25
52-Week Range$18.49 - $38.84
Volume140,210 shs
Average Volume3.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.52 billion
P/E Ratio24.29
Dividend Yield3.80%
Beta1.75
Olin Corporation manufactures and distributes chemical products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls; Epoxy; and Winchester. The Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls segment offers chlorine and caustic soda, ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride monomers, methyl chloride, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and vinylidene chloride, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, bleach products, and potassium hydroxide. The Epoxy segment provides allyl chloride and epichlorohydrin, as well as acetone, bisphenol, cumene, and phenol for use in resins and other plastic materials, water purification, and pesticides, as well as for the manufacturers of polymers; liquid and solid epoxy resins that are used in adhesives, paints and coatings, composites, and flooring; and differentiated epoxy resins for use in electrical laminates, paints and coatings, wind blades, electronics, and construction, as well as offers additives. The Winchester segment offers sporting ammunition products, including shotshells, small caliber centerfire, and rimfire ammunition products for hunters and recreational shooters, and law enforcement agencies; small caliber military ammunition products for use in infantry and mounted weapons; and industrial products comprising gauge loads and powder-actuated tool loads for maintenance applications in power and concrete industries, and construction industry. The company markets its products through its sales force, as well as directly to various industrial customers, mass merchants, retailers, wholesalers, other distributors, and the U.S. Government and its prime contractors. Olin Corporation was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Clayton, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:OLN
Previous Symbol
CUSIP68066520
Phone314-480-1400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.14
Current Ratio1.81
Quick Ratio1.13

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.29
Forward P/E Ratio10.28
P/E Growth0.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.27 billion
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$3.8891 per share
Price / Cash5.05
Book Value$16.54 per share
Price / Book1.19

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.81
Net Income$549.50 million
Net Margins11.02%
Return on Equity10.70%
Return on Assets3.26%

Miscellaneous

Employees6,400
Outstanding Shares166,840,000
Market Cap$3.52 billion
OptionableOptionable

Olin (NYSE:OLN) Frequently Asked Questions

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, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 9th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. View Olin's Dividend History.

How will Olin's stock buyback program work?

Olin declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, May 1st 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 9.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Olin's earnings last quarter?

Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 29th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.09. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $1.87 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.80 billion. Olin had a return on equity of 10.70% and a net margin of 11.02%. Olin's revenue for the quarter was up 20.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.31 earnings per share. View Olin's Earnings History.

When is Olin's next earnings date?

Olin is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Olin.

What price target have analysts set for OLN?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Olin's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Olin's share price to reach $31.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 56.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Olin.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Olin?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Olin in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Olin.

Has Olin been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about OLN stock has been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm 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. Olin earned a news sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage 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 future.

Are investors shorting Olin?

Olin saw a drop in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,915,460 shares, a drop of 34.3% from the September 28th total of 5,963,816 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,040,976 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's shares are short sold. View Olin's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Olin's key competitors?

Who are Olin's key executives?

Olin's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John E. Fischer, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Todd A. Slater, VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. John L. McIntosh, Exec. VP of Synergies & Systems (Age 63)
  • Mr. Pat D. Dawson, Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. James A. Varilek, Exec. VP (Age 60)

Who are Olin's major shareholders?

Olin's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.13%), FMR LLC (5.50%), TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (5.11%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.69%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.36%) and Teachers Advisors LLC (1.40%). Company insiders that own Olin stock include C Robert Bunch, Dolores J Ennico, Donald W Bogus, Earl L Shipp, John E Fischer, John L Mcintosh, John Maurice Sampson, Randall W Larrimore, Scott Mcdougald Sutton, Stephen C Curley and Thomas J Okeefe. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Olin.

Which institutional investors are selling Olin stock?

OLN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Broadview Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Olin company stock in the last year include John L Mcintosh and Stephen C Curley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Olin.

Which institutional investors are buying Olin stock?

OLN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Prudential Financial Inc., Capital Fund Management S.A., Point72 Asset Management L.P., BlackRock Inc. and Quantbot Technologies LP. Company insiders that have bought Olin stock in the last two years include Donald W Bogus, Earl L Shipp, Randall W Larrimore and Scott Mcdougald Sutton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Olin.

How do I buy shares of Olin?

Shares of OLN 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 Olin's stock price today?

One share of OLN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.79.

How big of a company is Olin?

Olin has a market capitalization of $3.52 billion and generates $6.27 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $549.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.81 on an earnings per share basis. Olin employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

What is Olin's official website?

The official website for Olin is http://www.olin.com.

How can I contact Olin?

Olin's mailing address is 190 CARONDELET PLAZA SUITE 1530, CLAYTON MO, 63105. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 314-480-1400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Olin (NYSE OLN)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  296 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  670
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This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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