NYSE:POL - PolyOne Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $28.82 -1.65 (-5.42 %) (As of 03/22/2019 02:50 PM ET)Previous Close$30.47Today's Range$28.64 - $30.0752-Week Range$26.16 - $45.70Volume18,029 shsAverage Volume424,926 shsMarket Capitalization$2.24 billionP/E Ratio11.86Dividend Yield2.58%Beta1.73 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PolyOne 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. Receive POL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for POL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Plastics materials & resins Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:POL Previous Symbol CUSIP73179P10 CIK1122976 Webwww.polyone.com Phone440-930-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.47 Current Ratio1.79 Quick Ratio1.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.86 Forward P/E Ratio11.17 P/E Growth1.18 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.53 billion Price / Sales0.63 Cash Flow$3.4269 per share Price / Cash Flow8.41 Book Value$6.77 per share Price / Book4.26Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.43 Net Income$159.80 million Net Margins4.52% Return on Equity33.46% Return on Assets7.09%Miscellaneous Employees6,600 Outstanding Shares77,720,000Market Cap$2.24 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 Wednesday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.195 per share on Friday, April 5th. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. View PolyOne's Dividend History. How were PolyOne's earnings last quarter? PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 29th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.41. The specialty chemicals company earned $834 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $821.90 million. PolyOne had a net margin of 4.52% and a return on equity of 33.46%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS. View PolyOne's Earnings History. When is PolyOne's next earnings date? PolyOne is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PolyOne. What price target have analysts set for POL? 7 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for PolyOne's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.40 to $43.00. On average, they expect PolyOne's share price to reach $39.35 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PolyOne. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PolyOne? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PolyOne in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for PolyOne. Has PolyOne been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about POL stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PolyOne earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of PolyOne's key competitors? Some companies that are related to PolyOne include Albemarle (ALB), Hexcel (HXL), Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical (SHI), Rogers (ROG), Trinseo (TSE), Kraton (KRA), AdvanSix (ASIX), Cereplast (CERPQ), A Schulman (SHLM) and ForceField Energy (FNRG). What other stocks do shareholders of PolyOne own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PolyOne investors own include Univar (UNVR), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), Mcdonald's (MCD), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Halliburton (HAL), Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO), Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL), Ford Motor (F), Intel (INTC) and Ring Energy (REI). Who are PolyOne's key executives? PolyOne's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Robert M. Patterson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 46)Mr. Bradley C. Richardson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)Mr. Mark D. Crist, Sr. VP and Pres of Color, Additives & Inks (Age 60)Mr. Michael A. Garratt, Sr. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 55)Mr. M. John Midea Jr., Sr. VP of Global Operations & Process Improvement (Age 55) Who are PolyOne's major shareholders? PolyOne's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.86%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.69%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.10%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.07%), Channing Capital Management LLC (1.87%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.67%). Company insiders that own PolyOne stock include J Scott Horn, M John Jr Midea, Robert E Abernathy, Robert M Patterson 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Channing Capital Management LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold PolyOne company stock in the last year include Robert M Patterson and William Howard Powell. View Insider Buying and Selling for PolyOne. Which institutional investors are buying PolyOne stock? POL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., American Century Companies Inc., Rhumbline Advisers and Two Sigma Investments LP. Company insiders that have bought PolyOne stock in the last two years include J Scott Horn, M John Jr Midea and Robert E Abernathy. 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 $28.82. How big of a company is PolyOne? PolyOne has a market capitalization of $2.24 billion and generates $3.53 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $159.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 on an earnings per share basis. PolyOne employs 6,600 workers across the globe. What is PolyOne's official website? The official website for PolyOne is http://www.polyone.com. 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 (NYSE POL)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 302 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 337 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 639MarketBeat'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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the price-sales ratio important?