NYSE:PAH - Platform Specialty Products Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $9.55 -0.21 (-2.15 %) (As of 05/27/2019 08:54 AM ET)Previous Close$9.76Today's Range$9.54 - $9.895052-Week Range$9.09 - $13.54Volume3.19 million shsAverage Volume2.45 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.75 billionP/E Ratio12.57Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.59 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Platform Specialty Products Corp. engages in the provision of technology chemical products and technical services. It operates its business through the Performance Solutions and Agricultural Solutions segments. The Performance Solutions segment formulates and markets chemistry solutions that are used in production, commercial packaging and printing, electronics, and oil and gas production and drilling. The Agricultural Solutions segment is based on a solutions-oriented business model that focuses on its product improvement address an ever increasing need for higher crop yield and quality. The company was founded by Martin E. Franklin on April 23, 2013 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, FL. Receive PAH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PAH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Miscellaneous chemical products Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:PAH Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1590714 Webhttp://www.platformspecialtyproducts.com/ Phone(561) 207-9600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.55 Current Ratio2.19 Quick Ratio2.00Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.57 Forward P/E Ratio86.82 P/E Growth4.42 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.78 billion Price / Sales0.73 Cash Flow$2.1954 per share Price / Cash Flow4.35 Book Value$9.96 per share Price / Book0.96Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.76 Net Income$-296,200,000.00 Net Margins-14.14% Return on Equity8.48% Return on Assets2.23%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares288,330,000Market Cap$2.75 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableOptionable Platform Specialty Products (NYSE:PAH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Platform Specialty Products' stock symbol? Platform Specialty Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PAH." How were Platform Specialty Products' earnings last quarter? Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company earned $1 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $997.27 million. Platform Specialty Products had a positive return on equity of 8.48% and a negative net margin of 14.14%. The company's revenue was up 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.20 earnings per share. View Platform Specialty Products' Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for PAH? 6 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Platform Specialty Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Platform Specialty Products' share price to reach $13.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Platform Specialty Products. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Platform Specialty Products? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Platform Specialty Products in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Platform Specialty Products. Has Platform Specialty Products been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about PAH stock have trended extremely negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Platform Specialty Products earned a media sentiment score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Platform Specialty Products' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Platform Specialty Products include Versum Materials (VSM), Element Solutions (ESI), Cabot (CBT), WD-40 (WDFC), Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC), Advanced Emissions Solutions (ADES), Flotek Industries (FTK), Pure Bioscience (PURE), HighCom Global Security (HCGS), GlyEco (GLYE), Artemis Therapeutics (ATMS) and Ener-Core (ENCR). What other stocks do shareholders of Platform Specialty Products own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Platform Specialty Products investors own include Two Harbors Investment (TWO), Micron Technology (MU), Uniti Group (UNIT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), General Electric (GE), Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Kinder Morgan (KMI) and Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS). Who are Platform Specialty Products' key executives? Platform Specialty Products' management team includes the folowing people: Rakesh Sachdev, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorBenjamin H. Gliklich, Executive Vice President-Operations & StrategyJohn P. Connolly, CFO & Principal Accounting OfficerJohn Edward Capps, Secretary, Executive VP & General CounselScot Robert Benson, President-Performance Solutions Who are Platform Specialty Products' major shareholders? Platform Specialty Products' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (7.11%), BlackRock Inc. (5.93%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.69%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.53%), BlueMountain Capital Management LLC (1.52%) and Morgan Stanley (1.14%). Company insiders that own Platform Specialty Products stock include Benjamin Gliklich, Diego Lopez Casanello, Ian G H Ashken, John David Tolbert, John Edward Capps, Martin E Franklin, Pershing Square Capital Manage, Rakesh Sachdev and Scot Benson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Platform Specialty Products. Which institutional investors are selling Platform Specialty Products stock? PAH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., First Manhattan Co., Morgan Stanley, Private Management Group Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC and ExodusPoint Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Platform Specialty Products company stock in the last year include Martin E Franklin and Pershing Square Capital Manage. View Insider Buying and Selling for Platform Specialty Products. Which institutional investors are buying Platform Specialty Products stock? PAH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Blackstone Group L.P., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and Natixis. Company insiders that have bought Platform Specialty Products stock in the last two years include Benjamin Gliklich, Diego Lopez Casanello, Ian G H Ashken, John David Tolbert, John Edward Capps, Martin E Franklin, Pershing Square Capital Manage, Rakesh Sachdev and Scot Benson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Platform Specialty Products. How do I buy shares of Platform Specialty Products? Shares of PAH 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 Platform Specialty Products' stock price today? One share of PAH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.55. How big of a company is Platform Specialty Products? Platform Specialty Products has a market capitalization of $2.75 billion and generates $3.78 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $-296,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. What is Platform Specialty Products' official website? The official website for Platform Specialty Products is http://www.platformspecialtyproducts.com/. How can I contact Platform Specialty Products? Platform Specialty Products' mailing address is 1450 CENTREPARK BLVD SUITE 210, WEST PALM BEACH FL, 33401. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at (561) 207-9600. MarketBeat Community Rating for Platform Specialty Products (NYSE PAH)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 185 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 268 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 453MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Platform Specialty Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PAH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PAH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/27/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is momentum important to successful trading? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.