NYSE:PAH - Platform Specialty Products Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$11.73 +0.15 (+1.30 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.73
Today's Range$11.6050 - $11.80
52-Week Range$9.09 - $14.82
Volume2.78 million shs
Average Volume3.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.34 billion
P/E Ratio15.43
Dividend YieldN/A
Platform Specialty Products logoPlatform Specialty Products Corporation produces and sells specialty chemical products worldwide. It operates through two segments, Performance Solutions and Agricultural Solutions. The Performance Solutions segment offers a range of specialty chemicals, such as surface and coating materials, functional conversion coatings, electronic assembly materials, water-based hydraulic control fluids, and photopolymers. The Agricultural Solutions segment engages in the development, formulation, registration, marketing, and distribution of crop protection solutions, including BioSolutions products and seed treatments for various crops and applications. This segment also offers crop protection chemicals that control biotic stresses, such as fungicides, herbicides, and insecticides. It serves agricultural, animal health, electronics, graphics, plating, offshore oil and gas production, and drilling industries. The company was formerly known as Platform Acquisition Holdings Limited and changed its name to Platform Specialty Products Corporation in October 2013. Platform Specialty Products Corporation was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.85
Current Ratio2.07
Quick Ratio1.57


Trailing P/E Ratio15.43
Forward P/E Ratio11.97
P/E Growth0.84

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.78 billion
Price / Sales0.90
Cash Flow$2.6183 per share
Price / Cash4.48
Book Value$9.96 per share
Price / Book1.18


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.76
Net Income$-296,200,000.00
Net Margins-6.05%
Return on Equity8.25%
Return on Assets2.34%


Outstanding Shares288,130,000

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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, May, 3rd. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company earned $964.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $906.10 million. Platform Specialty Products had a negative net margin of 6.05% and a positive return on equity of 8.25%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.05 EPS. View Platform Specialty Products' Earnings History.

When is Platform Specialty Products' next earnings date?

Platform Specialty Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Platform Specialty Products.

What price target have analysts set for PAH?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Platform Specialty Products' stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect Platform Specialty Products' stock price to reach $14.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Platform Specialty Products.

Who are some of Platform Specialty Products' key competitors?

Who are Platform Specialty Products' key executives?

Platform Specialty Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Martin Ellis Franklin, Founder & Chairman (Age 53)
  • Mr. Rakesh Sachdev, Chief Exec. Officer & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. John P. Connolly, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Benjamin Gliklich, Exec. VP of Operations and Strategy (Age 33)
  • Mr. John Edwards Capps Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)

Has Platform Specialty Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PAH stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Platform Specialty Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 44.15 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Platform Specialty Products' major shareholders?

Platform Specialty Products' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FRANKLIN MARTIN E (5.00%), Bares Capital Management Inc. (6.21%), ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P. (3.30%), BlackRock Inc. (4.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.34%) and Slate Path Capital LP (1.83%). 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 and Rakesh Sachdev. 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 Millennium Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Franklin Resources Inc., UBS Group AG, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd., Cedar Hill Associates LLC and CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp. 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 Slate Path Capital LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Beach Point Capital Management LP, Bares Capital Management Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. 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 and Rakesh Sachdev. 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 $11.73.

How big of a company is Platform Specialty Products?

Platform Specialty Products has a market capitalization of $3.34 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. Platform Specialty Products employs 7,850 workers across the globe.

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 (PAH)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  146 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  199 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  345
MarketBeat'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 6/24/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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