PolyOne Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:POL)

About PolyOne Corporation

PolyOne Corporation logoPolyOne Corporation is a provider of polymer materials, services and solutions. The Company offers specialty polymer formulations, color and additive systems, plastic sheet and packaging solutions, and polymer distribution. It operates in five segments: Color, Additives and Inks, which provide color and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics, dispersions for thermosets; Specialty Engineered Materials, which provide specialty polymer formulations, services and solutions for designers, assemblers and processors of thermoplastic materials across a range of markets and end use applications; Designed Structures and Solutions, which provide solutions for engineered polymer structures, rigid barrier packaging and specialty cast acrylics; Performance Products and Solutions, which consist of the Geon Performance Materials and Producer Services business units, and PolyOne Distribution, which distributes over 3,500 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: POL
  • CUSIP: 73179P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $34.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $33.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.89
  • 52-Week Range: $24.40 - $38.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.36
  • P/E Growth: 1.49
  • Market Cap: $2.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 82,167,000
  • Beta: 1.6
  • Net Margins: 4.95%
  • Return on Equity: 24.77%
  • Return on Assets: 6.72%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.71%
  • Current Ratio: 1.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $37.80 (10.53% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/30/2017Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$34.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
10/12/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHold$40.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$42.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Wellington ShieldsUpgradeHold -> Gradually AccumulateView Rating Details
4/27/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate -> Buy$37.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$34.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/28/2015Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/27/2017Q416$0.37$0.38$774.12 million$787.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.56$0.56$840.68 million$844.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.61$0.63$879.38 million$861.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.49$0.56$839.87 million$847.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.42$0.39$790.48 million$775.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.53$0.54$876.59 million$842.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.58$0.57$953.51 million$887.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.47$0.46$962.62 million$873.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q414$0.34$0.36$890.20 million$869.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.48$0.49$994.80 million$958.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.50$0.51$1.07 billion$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.39$0.44$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$0.25$0.26$892.00 million$924.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013$0.34$0.36$977.15 million$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.35$0.39$1.02 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.26$0.31$808.05 million$801.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.21$0.21$670.78 million$679.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.33$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.26$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.27$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.29$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.21$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.15$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.56 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20168$0.48$0.53$0.50
Q2 20166$0.60$0.62$0.61
Q3 20165$0.53$0.59$0.56
Q4 20165$0.36$0.42$0.37
Q1 20174$0.49$0.55$0.53
Q2 20174$0.65$0.68$0.67
Q3 20174$0.63$0.65$0.64
Q4 20174$0.44$0.50$0.46
Q1 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q2 20181$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q3 20181$0.74$0.74$0.74
Q4 20181$0.59$0.59$0.59
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
Annual Dividend:$0.54
Dividend Yield:1.58%
Dividend Growth:27.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.69% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.48% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.09% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.62%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.51%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/3/2017Hulle John V VanSVPSell45,898$34.59$1,587,611.82View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Lisa K KunkleSVPSell10,223$33.90$346,559.70View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016William R JellisonDirectorBuy4,000$24.84$99,360.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Stephen D. NewlinChairmanSell43,493$34.47$1,499,203.71View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015William R JellisonDirectorBuy3,000$33.90$101,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015William Howard PowellDirectorSell7,900$39.72$313,788.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Michael E KahlerSVPSell10,000$39.00$390,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Craig M NikrantSVPSell8,000$39.28$314,240.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Stephen D NewlinChairmanSell25,128$40.02$1,005,622.56View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Hulle John V VanSVPBuy3,000$35.63$106,890.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Robert M PattersonCEOBuy10,000$35.28$352,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Stephen D NewlinChairmanBuy7,000$35.18$246,260.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Thomas J KedrowskiEVPSell190,000$39.21$7,449,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Craig M NikrantSVPSell6,400$39.37$251,968.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Julie A McalindonSVPSell2,400$38.38$92,112.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2014William Howard PowellDirectorSell10,000$41.74$417,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Michael E KahlerSVPSell10,000$40.66$406,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Kerry J PreeteDirectorBuy3,745$40.06$150,024.70View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Kenneth SmithSVPSell34,400$38.84$1,336,096.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Julie McalindonSVPSell2,103$38.31$80,565.93View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Bradley RichardsonCFOBuy7,000$37.07$259,490.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Craig NikrantSVPSell20,000$36.71$734,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Stephen NewlinCEOSell41,268$36.17$1,492,663.56View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Stephen NewlinCEOSell66,194$36.05$2,386,293.70View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Stephen NewlinCEOSell26,423$35.05$926,126.15View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Michael KahlerSVPSell12,500$33.57$419,625.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Hulle John VanSVPSell30,000$30.88$926,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Carol CartwrightDirectorSell4,592$29.79$136,795.68View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Stephen NewlinCEOSell28,017$28.73$804,928.41View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Robert PattersonCOOSell70,461$28.92$2,037,732.12View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Michael E KahlerSVPSell30,092$29.44$885,908.48View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Stephen D NewlinCEOSell35,292$29.11$1,027,350.12View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Stephen D NewlinCEOSell26,423$27.57$728,482.11View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Sandra Beach LinDirectorBuy2,000$25.42$50,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Kenneth M SmithSVPSell20,000$25.15$503,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Craig M NikrantSVPSell20,000$24.55$491,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Richard J Diemer JrCFOBuy10,000$24.17$241,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Hulle John V VanSVPSell20,000$20.37$407,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Kurt C SchueringSVPBuy16,146$15.49$250,101.54View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Hulle John V VanSVPSell9,700$15.94$154,618.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 6:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPolyOne Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:POL)
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biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYONE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:POL)
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us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:44 am PolyOne beats by $0.01, beats on revs (NYSE:POL)
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us.rd.yahoo.com logoPolyOne Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results (NYSE:POL)
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biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 PolyOne Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:POL)
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finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of POL earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jan-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:POL)
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What is PolyOne Corporation's stock symbol?

PolyOne Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "POL."

How often does PolyOne Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PolyOne Corporation?

PolyOne Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.135 per share on Thursday, April 6th. This represents a $0.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 10th. This is a positive change from PolyOne Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.

Where is PolyOne Corporation's stock going? Where will PolyOne Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for PolyOne Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate PolyOne Corporation's share price to reach $37.80 in the next twelve months.

When will PolyOne Corporation announce their earnings?

PolyOne Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

What are analysts saying about PolyOne Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about PolyOne Corporation stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "PolyOne Corporation is an international polymer services company with operations in thermoplastic compounds, specialty resins, specialty polymer formulations, engineered films, color and additive systems, elastomer compounding and thermoplastic resin distribution. PolyOne was formed from the consolidation of the former M.A. Hanna Company and The Geon Company. Information on the Company's products and services can be found at www.polyone.com. " (2/2/2017)

  • Robert W. Baird analysts commented, "POL beat top and bottom-line estimates in Q4, although operating margins declined sequentially and y/y in SEM, Color, DSS, and Distribution. While near-term revenue growth may be challenging, we believe POL's management team should drive growth over the long term. We believe top-line growth or continued margin expansion should attract incremental investors, and will continue to look for progress in DSS." (1/30/2017)

Who owns PolyOne Corporation stock?

PolyOne Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (4.22%), State Street Corp (3.12%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.78%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.40%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (2.18%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.55%). Company insiders that own PolyOne Corporation stock include Craig M Nikrant, Hulle John V Van, Lisa K Kunkle, Michael E Kahler, Stephen D Newlin, William Howard Powell and William R Jellison.

Who sold PolyOne Corporation stock? Who is selling PolyOne Corporation stock?

PolyOne Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, First Republic Investment Management Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Guggenheim Capital LLC and William Blair Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold PolyOne Corporation stock in the last year include Hulle John V Van and Lisa K Kunkle.

Who bought PolyOne Corporation stock? Who is buying PolyOne Corporation stock?

PolyOne Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Fiera Capital Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Nicholas Co. Inc. WI, Comerica Bank, Century Capital Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Trexquant Investment LP.

How do I buy PolyOne Corporation stock?

Shares of PolyOne Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of PolyOne Corporation stock cost?

One share of PolyOne Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.20.

PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff