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

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$23.25 +1.26 (+5.73 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.99
Today's Range$21.90 - $23.34
52-Week Range$17.87 - $34.42
Volume5.62 million shs
Average Volume2.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.83 billion
P/E Ratio13.29
Dividend Yield3.64%
Beta1.61
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, potassium hydroxide, chlorinated organics intermediates and solvents, and sodium hypochlorite.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 based in Clayton, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP68066520
Phone314-480-1400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.95 billion
Cash Flow$5.5357 per share
Book Value$16.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$327.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,500
Market Cap$3.83 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
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 Friday, January 25th. Investors of record on Monday, February 11th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, March 11th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 8th. View Olin's Dividend History.

How will Olin's stock buyback program work?

Olin declared that its Board of Directors has authorized 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 buy up to 9.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Olin's earnings last quarter?

Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 4th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $1.64 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.70 billion. Olin had a net margin of 4.72% and a return on equity of 10.42%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $2.89 EPS. View Olin's Earnings History.

When is Olin's next earnings date?

Olin is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Olin.

What price target have analysts set for OLN?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Olin's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Olin's share price to reach $29.2727 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% 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 1 sell rating, 3 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 headlines about OLN stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Olin earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Olin?

Olin saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,278,381 shares, an increase of 81.8% from the January 31st total of 4,003,137 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,742,454 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 4.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View Olin's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Olin's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Olin own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Olin investors own include General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Altria Group (MO), PepsiCo (PEP), IBM (IBM), AbbVie (ABBV), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Olin's key executives?

Olin's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John E. Fischer, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Todd A. Slater, VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. John L. McIntosh, Exec. VP of Synergies & Systems (Age 64)
  • Mr. Pat D. Dawson, Exec. VP and Pres of Epoxy & International (Age 62)
  • Mr. James A. Varilek, Exec. VP and Pres of Chlor Alkali Vinyls & Services (Age 61)

Who are Olin's major shareholders?

Olin's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.60%), FMR LLC (7.42%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.20%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.42%), Millennium Management LLC (1.49%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.46%). Company insiders that own Olin stock include Brett A Flaugher, 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 and Stephen C Curley. 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 Millennium Management LLC, Prudential PLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Quantum Capital Management, Boston Partners, SG Americas Securities LLC and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Olin company stock in the last year include Brett A Flaugher and John L Mcintosh. 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 FMR LLC, Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Beaconlight Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Olin stock in the last two years include Donald W Bogus, Earl L Shipp, John Maurice Sampson, 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 $23.25.

How big of a company is Olin?

Olin has a market capitalization of $3.83 billion and generates $6.95 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $327.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. Olin employs 6,500 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:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  392 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  707
MarketBeat'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. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OLN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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