NYSE:OLN - Olin Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.90 +0.60 (+2.96 %) (As of 11/15/2018 05:13 AM ET)Previous Close$20.30Today's Range$20.47 - $21.0552-Week Range$18.49 - $38.84Volume2.30 million shsAverage Volume2.13 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.40 billionP/E Ratio25.80Dividend Yield3.92%Beta1.75 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive OLN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for OLN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Chemicals & allied products Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:OLN Previous Symbol CUSIP68066520 Webwww.olin.com Phone314-480-1400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.14 Current Ratio1.81 Quick Ratio1.13 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.80 Forward P/E Ratio10.94 P/E Growth0.29 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.27 billion Price / Sales0.56 Cash Flow$4.2740 per share Price / Cash4.89 Book Value$17.52 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 Shares166,840,000Market Cap$3.40 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 announced 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.83%. The ex-dividend date 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 buyback plan on Tuesday, May 1st 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 9.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Olin's earnings last quarter? Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) issued its earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $0.09. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $1.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.80 billion. Olin had a return on equity of 10.70% and a net margin of 11.02%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 20.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company 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 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Olin's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Olin's share price to reach $31.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 48.3% 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? News coverage about OLN stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Olin earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Olin? Olin saw a drop in short interest during the month of 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 trading volume of 3,040,976 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View Olin's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Olin's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Olin include FMC (FMC), Johnson Matthey (JMPLY), Chemours (CC), Huntsman (HUN), Ashland Global (ASH), KURARAY Co Ltd/ADR (KURRY), W. R. Grace & Co (GRA), Ingevity (NGVT), Univar (UNVR), Balchem (BCPC), PQ Group (PQG), GCP Applied Technologies (GCP), Innospec (IOSP), KMG Chemicals (KMG) and Nexeo Solutions (NXEO). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.13%), FMR LLC (5.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.69%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.25%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.17%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.58%). 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, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Broadview Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co. 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Prudential Financial Inc., Capital Fund Management S.A., BlackRock Inc., Quantbot Technologies LP, Seven Eight Capital LP and American Century Companies Inc.. 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 $20.90. How big of a company is Olin? Olin has a market capitalization of $3.40 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 294 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 374 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 668MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Olin and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OLN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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