Rockwood Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:ROC)

About Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)

Rockwood Holdings logoRockwood Holdings, Inc. (Rockwood) is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of specialty chemicals and advanced materials used for industrial and commercial purposes. Rockwood is focused on surface treatment and lithium chemicals, advanced ceramics, titanium dioxide pigments, iron-oxide pigments, timber-treatment chemicals and clay-based additives. Its products consist primarily of inorganic chemicals and solutions and engineered materials. As of December 31, 2012, it manufactured its products in 80 facilities in more than twenty countries and sold its products and services to more than 60,000 customers. The Company operates in five segments: Lithium, Surface Treatment, Performance Additives and Advanced Ceramics. In September 2014, the Company sold its Titanium Dioxide Pigments and four other non-strategic businesses to Huntsman Corp.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:ROC
  • CUSIP: 77441510
  • Web: N/A
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 26.33
  • P/E Growth: 0

Frequently Asked Questions for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)

What is Rockwood Holdings' stock symbol?

Rockwood Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ROC."

How were Rockwood Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $356.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $358.44 million. The company's revenue was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.63 earnings per share. View Rockwood Holdings' Earnings History.

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How do I buy Rockwood Holdings stock?

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

What is Rockwood Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Rockwood Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE ROC)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  86 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  164
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
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Earnings History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Earnings by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE ROC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/5/2014Q314$0.58$0.63$358.44 million$356.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.49$0.62$370.03 million$362.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.43$0.43$355.11 million$354.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2014Q413$0.34$0.53$342.14 million$247.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.50$0.63$758.23 million$890.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.60$0.73$8.65 billion$972.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.68$0.68$908.67 million$934.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.48$0.47$790.85 million$829.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012Q312$0.93$0.94$880.20 million$862.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$1.18$1.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$1.03$1.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.79$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$1.06$1.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.95$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.61$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$0.43$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Most Recent Dividend:12/4/2014
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE ROC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/11/2014J Kent MastersDirectorSell7,878$77.64$611,647.92View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Thomas RiordanEVPSell46,985$79.09$3,716,043.65View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Robert J ZattaCEOSell22,466$79.15$1,778,183.90View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Seifi GhasemiDirectorSell458,163$78.94$36,167,387.22View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Robert J ZattaCEOSell10,003$75.89$759,127.67View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Thomas RiordanInsiderSell11,206$75.89$850,423.34View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Robert J ZattaCFOSell7,887$75.88$598,465.56View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Thomas RiordanVPSell10,419$76.43$796,324.17View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Robert ZattaCFOSell9,775$71.22$696,175.50View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Thomas RiordanSVPSell10,000$71.22$712,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Robert ZattaCFOSell8,372$73.06$611,658.32View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Thomas RiordanSVPSell11,599$73.98$858,094.02View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Seifi GhasemiChairmanSell625,384$70.72$44,227,156.48View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Thomas RiordanVPSell51,624$65.50$3,381,372.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Robert ZattaCFOSell32,500$64.92$2,109,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Thomas RiordanVPSell27,601$46.29$1,277,650.29View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
Latest Headlines for Rockwood Holdings (NYSE:ROC)
DateHeadline logoTODAY'S CHARTS: Merger Monday deals and speculation powering the markets - August 23 at 10:54 AM logoTODAY'S CHARTS: Merger Monday deals and speculation powering the markets - August 10 at 7:31 AM logoHuntsman's Venator Raises $454 Million in U.S. Public Offering - August 2 at 9:00 PM logoRockwood Holdings (ROC) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.53 - May 3 at 1:53 PM logoPositive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Rockwood Holdings (ROC) Stock Price - April 29 at 10:23 PM logoWoodlands chemical co. eyeing summer IPO for subsidiary - April 26 at 5:40 PM logoRockwood Holdings (ROC) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds - April 25 at 10:34 AM logoRockwood Holdings (ROC) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 21 at 7:17 PM logoRockwood Holdings (ROC) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows - April 14 at 10:23 PM logoWhy Rockwood Holdings (ROC) Stock Is Soaring Today - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoEU mergers and takeovers (Sept 11) - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoHuntsman Gets EU Go-Ahead for Rockwood's TiO2 Unit Buy - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoWill Tesla's Gigafactory Charge Up the Lithium ETF? - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoHunstman Plans MDI Expansion at Geismar, LA Facility - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoAlbemarle Encourages investors About $5.8 Billion Rockwood Purchase - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoHuntsman Announces Headcount Reduction in Pigments Unit - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoHuntsman Plans to Shut Europe Plant as Pigments Weaken - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoAlbemarle Said to Explore Sale of $3 Billion Treatment Unit - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoGreen Cars Cause Damage of Their Own as Flamingo Flocks Shrink - April 7 at 12:20 PM logoUBS Group AG Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (ROC) - April 6 at 4:03 PM logoWealth Files NI 43-101 Report on Atacama Lithium Project - March 16 at 8:09 AM logoHuntsman selects name for spinoff targeted for Q2 - January 18 at 8:03 AM logoCommunity Health (CYH) to Vend Rockwood Health System - November 18 at 10:31 AM logoDajin Closes Share Purchase Agreement and Financing with LSC Lithium Inc. - October 27 at 12:07 PM logoRPT-COLUMN-The lithium supply battle starts to heat up: Andy Home - September 22 at 11:53 AM logoBig land sales back: 1,100 acres in Pinal sell for $38M - September 12 at 6:42 PM logoAir Products' (APD) Versum Materials Spin-off Announces Director Slate - September 2 at 12:01 PM logoRally in Mining’s Super Commodity Strained by Race to Fuel Tesla - August 18 at 7:26 PM logoSpare a Thought for the Flamingos as You Save the World - July 4 at 7:00 PM logoAlbemarle (ALB) Set to be Added to the S&P 500 Index - June 24 at 7:17 PM logoFitch: Chemetall Sale Neutral to Albemarle's Current Ratings - June 18 at 11:16 AM



Rockwood Holdings (ROC) Chart for Saturday, September, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/23/2017 by Staff