NYSE:PQG - PQ Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

$14.72 -0.09 (-0.61 %)
(As of 04/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.72
Today's Range$14.60 - $14.8250
52-Week Range$12.88 - $17.65
Volume57,083 shs
Average Volume184,272 shs
Market Capitalization$2.00 billion
P/E Ratio32.00
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About PQ Group (NYSE:PQG)

PQ Group logoPQ Group Holdings Inc. provides catalysts, specialty materials and chemicals, and services. The company operates through two segments, Environmental Catalysts and Services: and Performance Materials and Chemicals. It primarily offers refinery catalysts, emissions control catalysts, and catalyst recycling services for fuels emissions controls use; silica gels for edible oil and beer clarification; precipitated silicas and zeolites for the surface coating, dentifrice, and dishwasher and laundry detergent applications; reflective markings for roadways and airports; and hollow glass beads or microspheres for cement additive, metal finishing, and oil well cement uses. The company also provides catalysts for high-density polyethylene and chemicals syntheses; antiblocks for film packaging; solid and hollow microspheres for composite plastics; silicate precursors for the tire industry; silicate for water treatment and drilling muds; sulfur derivatives for copper mining; and bleaching aids for paper. PQ Group Holdings Inc. was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:PQG
CUSIPN/A
Phone610-651-4400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.34%
Current Ratio1.90%
Quick Ratio0.99%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio32.00
Forward P/E Ratio15.18
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.47 billion
Price / Sales1.35
Cash Flow$1.7503 per share
Price / Cash8.41
Book Value$12.07 per share
Price / Book1.22

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees3,149
Outstanding Shares135,240,000

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PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PQ Group's stock symbol?

PQ Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PQG."

How were PQ Group's earnings last quarter?

PQ Group Holdings (NYSE:PQG) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 21st. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $358.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $341.30 million. PQ Group's revenue was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. View PQ Group's Earnings History.

When is PQ Group's next earnings date?

PQ Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June, 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PQ Group.

What price target have analysts set for PQG?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for PQ Group's shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate PQ Group's stock price to reach $19.7727 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for PQ Group.

Who are some of PQ Group's key competitors?

Who are PQ Group's key executives?

PQ Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James F. Gentilcore, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 65)
  • Mr. Michael C. Crews, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Scott H. Randolph, Exec. VP and Group Pres of Performance Materials & Chemicals (Age 55)
  • Mr. Paul J. Ferrall Jr., Exec. VP and Group Pres of Environmental Catalysts & Services (Age 61)
  • Dr. Raymond Kolberg Ph.D., Pres of Catalyst Product Group (Age 56)

When did PQ Group IPO?

(PQG) raised $638 million in an IPO on Friday, September 29th 2017. The company issued 29,000,000 shares at $21.00-$23.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and Credit Suisse served as the underwriters for the IPO and J.P. Morgan, Jefferies, Deutsche Bank Securities, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Evercore ISI and Nomura were co-managers.

When did the company's lock-up period expire?

PQ Group's lock-up period expired on Wednesday, March 28th. PQ Group had issued 29,000,000 shares in its initial public offering on September 29th. The total size of the offering was $507,500,000 based on an initial share price of $17.50. Since the end of the company's lock-up period, restrictions preventing major shareholders and company insiders from selling shares in the company have been lifted.

Has PQ Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PQG stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PQ Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.98 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of PQ Group?

Shares of PQG 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 PQ Group's stock price today?

One share of PQG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.72.

How big of a company is PQ Group?

PQ Group has a market capitalization of $2.00 billion and generates $1.47 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $57.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.46 on an earnings per share basis. PQ Group employs 3,149 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PQ Group?

PQ Group's mailing address is 300 LINDENWOOD DRIVE VALLEYBROOKE CORPORATE CENTER, MALVERN PA, 19355. The company can be reached via phone at 610-651-4400.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PQ Group (PQG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  63 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  76 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  139
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PQ Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PQG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PQG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
11 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for PQ Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $19.7727, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 34.33%. The high price target for PQG is $23.00 and the low price target for PQG is $17.00. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyN/A
Consensus Rating Score: 2.732.702.70N/A
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $19.7727$19.75$19.75N/A
Price Target Upside: 34.33% upside26.44% upside26.44% upsideN/A

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for PQ Group (NYSE:PQG)

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/12/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight -> Overweight$21.00 -> $20.00LowView Rating Details
3/27/2018BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$21.00HighView Rating Details
11/16/2017Deutsche BankLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$19.50N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$19.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017JPMorgan ChaseInitiated CoverageNeutral$17.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$23.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Goldman SachsInitiated CoverageNeutral$18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for PQ Group (NYSE:PQG)

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.08
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20182$0.14$0.17$0.16
Q2 20182$0.31$0.37$0.34
Q3 20182$0.33$0.38$0.36
Q4 20182$0.19$0.26$0.23

PQ Group (NYSE PQG) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
6/20/2018        
3/21/2018Q4 2017$0.12$0.16$341.30 million$358.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2017Q3 2017$0.08$0.11$393.86 million$391.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

PQ Group (NYSE:PQG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

PQ Group (NYSE PQG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.55%
Insider Trading History for PQ Group (NYSE:PQG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for PQ Group (NYSE:PQG)

PQ Group (NYSE PQG) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/23/2018David James TaylorInsiderBuy15,000$14.39$215,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2018Kyle D VannDirectorBuy10,000$14.50$145,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

PQ Group (NYSE PQG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
PQ Group Holdings (PQG) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.16 Per SharePQ Group Holdings (PQG) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:17 PM
PQ Group Holdings (PQG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesPQ Group Holdings (PQG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 1:49 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Receives Buy Rating from KeyCorpPQ Group (PQG) Receives Buy Rating from KeyCorp
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 9:47 AM
Do Options Traders Know Something About PQ Group (PQG) Stock We Dont?Do Options Traders Know Something About PQ Group (PQG) Stock We Don't?
www.zacks.com - April 11 at 10:31 AM
Do Options Traders Know Something About PQ Group (PQG) Stock We Don't?Do Options Traders Know Something About PQ Group (PQG) Stock We Don't?
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 10:31 AM
Financial Contrast: W. R. Grace and (GRA) versus PQ Group (PQG)Financial Contrast: W. R. Grace and (GRA) versus PQ Group (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 9:03 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Research Coverage Started at Jefferies GroupPQ Group (PQG) Research Coverage Started at Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Analysts at Deutsche BankPQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Analysts at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by JPMorgan ChasePQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Research Coverage Started at KeyCorpPQ Group (PQG) Research Coverage Started at KeyCorp
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated at CitigroupPQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
Goldman Sachs Begins Coverage on PQ Group (PQG)Goldman Sachs Begins Coverage on PQ Group (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:14 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Credit Suisse GroupPQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 8:34 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Analysts at Morgan StanleyPQ Group (PQG) Now Covered by Analysts at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 8:31 PM
Evercore ISI Begins Coverage on PQ Group (PQG)Evercore ISI Begins Coverage on PQ Group (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 8:30 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at NomuraPQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Nomura
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 8:30 PM
 Brokerages Anticipate PQ Group Holdings (PQG) Will Announce Earnings of $0.16 Per Share Brokerages Anticipate PQ Group Holdings (PQG) Will Announce Earnings of $0.16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 5:26 PM
Kyle D. Vann Acquires 10,000 Shares of PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) StockKyle D. Vann Acquires 10,000 Shares of PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 10:36 PM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Insider Buys $215,850.00 in StockPQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Insider Buys $215,850.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 10:32 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at BMO Capital MarketsPQ Group (PQG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 5:44 PM
PQ Group Holdings Inc. (PQG) Tops Q4 EPS by 8c, Beats on Revenues; Offers FY18 Revenue Outlook Below ConsensusPQ Group Holdings Inc. (PQG) Tops Q4 EPS by 8c, Beats on Revenues; Offers FY18 Revenue Outlook Below Consensus
www.streetinsider.com - March 26 at 10:17 AM
KeyCorp Comments on PQ Group Holdings Incs FY2019 Earnings (PQG)KeyCorp Comments on PQ Group Holdings Inc's FY2019 Earnings (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 1:52 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to SellPQ Group (PQG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 1:17 PM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.17 Per SharePQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.17 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 7:14 AM
Jefferies Group Comments on PQ Group Holdings Incs Q1 2018 Earnings (PQG)Jefferies Group Comments on PQ Group Holdings Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 7:14 AM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsPQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 1:32 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPSPQ Group (PQG) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 12:29 PM
Edited Transcript of PQG.N earnings conference call or presentation 21-Mar-18 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of PQG.N earnings conference call or presentation 21-Mar-18 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 10:04 AM
PQ Group beats 4Q profit forecastsPQ Group beats 4Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 11:00 AM
PQ Group Holdings Incs (PQG) Lock-Up Period Will End  on March 28thPQ Group Holdings Inc's (PQG) Lock-Up Period Will End on March 28th
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:18 AM
PQ Group Holdings Realigns Leadership Roles for Two ExecutivesPQ Group Holdings Realigns Leadership Roles for Two Executives
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 9:57 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Scheduled to Post Earnings on WednesdayPQ Group (PQG) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 1:34 AM
Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) and LyondellBasell Industries (LYB)Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) and LyondellBasell Industries (LYB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 9:25 PM
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Acquires New Holdings in PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG)State of Wisconsin Investment Board Acquires New Holdings in PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 7:50 PM
Ascend Capital LLC Takes Position in PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG)Ascend Capital LLC Takes Position in PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 4:40 AM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsPQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 1:34 AM
Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) & Quaker Chemical (KWR)Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) & Quaker Chemical (KWR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 5:24 PM
Critical Comparison: NewMarket (NEU) & PQ Group (PQG)Critical Comparison: NewMarket (NEU) & PQ Group (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 1:06 AM
Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) and Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP)Contrasting PQ Group (PQG) and Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 7:14 AM
PQ Group Holdings to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. ETPQ Group Holdings to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. ET
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 8:57 AM
PQ Group (PQG) vs. Celanese (CE) Financial SurveyPQ Group (PQG) vs. Celanese (CE) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 7:08 PM
Financial Contrast: Albemarle (ALB) & PQ Group (PQG)Financial Contrast: Albemarle (ALB) & PQ Group (PQG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 5:12 PM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsPQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 1:28 AM
PQ Group (PQG) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchPQ Group (PQG) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 30 at 12:36 PM
PQ Group (PQG) and NewMarket (NEU) Critical AnalysisPQ Group (PQG) and NewMarket (NEU) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 9:12 PM
PQ Group (PQG) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchPQ Group (PQG) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 24 at 9:38 AM
Olin (OLN) and PQ Group (PQG) Head-To-Head AnalysisOlin (OLN) and PQ Group (PQG) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 1:10 AM
PQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesPQ Group Holdings Inc (PQG) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 1:40 AM
Nahla A. Azmy Joins PQ Group Holdings to Lead Investor RelationsNahla A. Azmy Joins PQ Group Holdings to Lead Investor Relations
finance.yahoo.com - January 2 at 7:45 PM
PQ Group (PQG) versus Its Peers Critical ContrastPQ Group (PQG) versus Its Peers Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 7:12 PM

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