NYSE:POL - PolyOne Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$30.89 -0.80 (-2.52 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$30.89
Today's Range$30.67 - $32.2999
52-Week Range$30.03 - $47.48
Volume395,195 shs
Average Volume339,884 shs
Market Capitalization$2.47 billion
P/E Ratio13.98
Dividend Yield2.27%
Beta1.73
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Plastics materials & resins
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:POL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP73179P10
Phone440-930-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.14
Current Ratio1.86
Quick Ratio1.27

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.98
Forward P/E Ratio12.82
P/E Growth1.28

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.23 billion
Price / Sales0.76
Cash Flow$3.4630 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.92
Book Value$7.42 per share
Price / Book4.16

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.21
Net Income$-57,700,000.00
Net Margins5.33%
Return on Equity32.72%
Return on Assets7.12%

Miscellaneous

Employees6,300
Outstanding Shares79,820,000
Market Cap$2.47 billion
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 Thursday, October 11th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.195 per share on Wednesday, January 9th. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. This is a boost from PolyOne's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18. View PolyOne's Dividend History.

How were PolyOne's earnings last quarter?

PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62. The specialty chemicals company earned $883 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $887.93 million. PolyOne had a return on equity of 32.72% and a net margin of 5.33%. PolyOne's revenue for the quarter was up 7.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.58 earnings per share. View PolyOne's Earnings History.

When is PolyOne's next earnings date?

PolyOne is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PolyOne.

What price target have analysts set for POL?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for PolyOne's stock. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate PolyOne's stock price to reach $41.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PolyOne.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PolyOne?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PolyOne 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 PolyOne.

Has PolyOne been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about POL stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PolyOne earned a news impact score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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, Sr. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. M. John Midea Jr., Sr. VP of Global Operations & Process Improvement (Age 54)

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. (12.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.47%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.41%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.57%) and RE Advisers Corp (2.13%). Company insiders that own PolyOne stock include Hulle John V Van, J Scott Horn, Lisa K Kunkle, 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., Channing Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, RE Advisers Corp, Deutsche Bank AG and Capital Research Global Investors. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Alliancebernstein L.P., Matarin Capital Management LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Vanguard Group Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc. and AQR Capital Management LLC. 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 $30.89.

How big of a company is PolyOne?

PolyOne has a market capitalization of $2.47 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.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  293 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  323 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  616
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 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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