NYSE:POL - PolyOne Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$43.33 -0.14 (-0.32 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.47
Today's Range$43.13 - $43.65
52-Week Range$34.15 - $47.48
Volume495,800 shs
Average Volume369,638 shs
Market Capitalization$3.45 billion
P/E Ratio19.61
Dividend Yield1.62%
PolyOne logoPolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services, and solutions in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, South America, and Asia. The company operates in four segments: Color, Additives and Inks; Specialty Engineered Materials; Performance Products and Solutions; and PolyOne Distribution. The Color, Additives and Inks segment offers specialized color and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols, and vinyl slush molding solutions. The Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials; and long glass and carbon fiber technology, and thermoset and thermoplastic composites. The Performance Products and Solutions segment offers products and services for vinyl molding and extrusion processors to manufacturers of durable plastic parts and consumer-oriented products. It also provides materials testing, component analysis, custom formulation development, colorant and additive, part design assistance, structural analysis, process simulation, mold design and flow analysis, and extruder screw design services, as well as contract manufacturing and outsourced polymer manufacturing services to resin producers and polymer marketers. The PolyOne Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. The company sells its products through direct sales personnel, distributors, and commissioned sales agents. PolyOne Corporation was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Avon Lake, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics materials & resins
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.25
Current Ratio1.81
Quick Ratio1.25


Trailing P/E Ratio19.61
Forward P/E Ratio16.86
P/E Growth1.62

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.23 billion
Price / Sales1.07
Cash Flow$3.4747 per share
Price / Cash12.47
Book Value$7.42 per share
Price / Book5.84


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.21
Net Income$-57,700,000.00
Net Margins-1.73%
Return on Equity32.45%
Return on Assets6.94%


Outstanding Shares79,970,000

PolyOne (NYSE:POL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PolyOne's stock symbol?

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

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

PolyOne announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.175 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View PolyOne's Dividend History.

How were PolyOne's earnings last quarter?

PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.03. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $901.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $870.60 million. PolyOne had a positive return on equity of 32.45% and a negative net margin of 1.73%. PolyOne's revenue for the quarter was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.59 EPS. View PolyOne's Earnings History.

When is PolyOne's next earnings date?

PolyOne is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PolyOne.

What price target have analysts set for POL?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for PolyOne's stock. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect PolyOne's stock price to reach $45.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for PolyOne.

Who are some of PolyOne's key competitors?

Who are PolyOne's key executives?

PolyOne's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert M. Patterson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Bradley C. Richardson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mark D. Crist, Sr. VP and Pres of Color, Additives & Inks (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael A. Garratt, Interim Pres of Specialty Engineered Materials (Age 54)
  • Mr. M. John Midea Jr., Sr. VP of Global Operations & Process Improvement (Age 54)

Has PolyOne been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about POL stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PolyOne earned a news sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 45.49 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are PolyOne's major shareholders?

PolyOne's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.93%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.54%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.29%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.75%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.52%). Company insiders that own PolyOne stock include Hulle John V Van, Lisa K Kunkle and William Howard Powell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PolyOne.

Which institutional investors are selling PolyOne stock?

POL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management, Victory Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado. View Insider Buying and Selling for PolyOne.

Which institutional investors are buying PolyOne stock?

POL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, WBI Investments Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC and Matarin Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for PolyOne.

How do I buy shares of PolyOne?

Shares of POL 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 PolyOne's stock price today?

One share of POL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.33.

How big of a company is PolyOne?

PolyOne has a market capitalization of $3.45 billion and generates $3.23 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $-57,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.21 on an earnings per share basis. PolyOne employs 6,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PolyOne?

PolyOne's mailing address is 33587 Walker Road, Avon Lake OH, 44012. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 440-930-1000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for PolyOne (POL)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  260 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  517
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PolyOne and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe POL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe POL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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