Valspar Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:VAL)

About Valspar Corp.

Valspar Corp. logoThe Valspar Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing and distributing a range of coatings, paints and related products. The Company operates through two segments: Coatings and Paints. The Coatings segment includes its industrial product lines and packaging product line. The Company offers decorative and protective coatings for metal, wood and plastic primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. The Paints segment includes consumer paints and automotive paint refinishes product lines. The Company offers a range of paints, primers, topcoats and aerosol spray paints through retailers, distribution networks and the Company-owned stores. The Company offers a portfolio of interior and exterior decorative paints, stains, primers, varnishes and specialty decorative products, such as enamels, aerosols and faux finishes, used in both the do-it-yourself and professional markets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VAL
  • CUSIP: 92035510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $106.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $106.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $101.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.37
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.93
  • P/E Growth: 3.04
  • Market Cap: $8.38B
  • Outstanding Shares: 79,271,000
  • Beta: 1.38
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.92)
Consensus Price Target: $93.50 (11.50% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
5/26/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/22/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/22/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price Target$82.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$92.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$88.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
2/19/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$90.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016KeyCorpLower Price Target$96.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$88.00View Rating Details
11/25/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$80.00 -> $92.00View Rating Details
11/25/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$83.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
8/26/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$90.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
5/28/2015GabelliUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/5/2014Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> BuyView Rating Details
11/26/2014Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$84.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/24/2016Q216$1.26$1.22$1.12 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q116$0.65$0.66$908.14 million$885.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q415$1.31$1.35$1.16 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/25/2015Q315$1.26$1.33$1.18 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/27/2015Q215$1.10$1.11$1.11 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q115$0.76$0.85$972.15 million$991.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q414$1.15$1.38$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q314$1.16$1.21$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2014Q214$1.04$1.07$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q114$0.66$0.70$948.61 million$956.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2013Q4$0.92$0.97$1.09 billion$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2013Q3 2013$1.09$1.07$1.13 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q2 2013$0.91$0.91$1.05 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q1 2013$0.67$0.60$922.05 million$875.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/20120.86$0.86$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2012$0.96$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2012$0.81$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.48$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011$0.70$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2011$0.80$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2011$0.64$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2011$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.81 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.30 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20166$1.26$1.32$1.30
Q3 20163$1.43$1.50$1.45
Q4 20163$1.44$1.49$1.46
Q1 20171$0.87$0.87$0.87
Q2 20171$1.34$1.34$1.34
Q3 20171$1.62$1.62$1.62
Q4 20171$1.56$1.56$1.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.25%
Payout Ratio:31.81% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
24.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/24/2015Howard C HeckesEVPSell8,000$84.82$678,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy3,500$0.15$525.00
3/20/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy46,000$0.17$7,820.00
3/16/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy71,000$0.16$11,360.00
3/12/2015Thierry VergnolDirectorBuy54,000$0.15$8,100.00
1/12/2015Fran�Ois AuclairInsiderBuy7,500$0.20$1,500.00
12/11/2014Fran�Ois AuclairInsiderBuy4,000$0.23$920.00
11/28/2014Anthony L BlaineSVPSell16,000$83.00$1,328,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014John M BallbachDirectorBuy2,500$77.41$193,525.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Gary E HendricksonCEOSell84,500$79.12$6,685,640.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014John BallbachDirectorBuy1,075$72.75$78,206.25View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Mae JemisonDirectorSell1,700$71.85$122,145.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Mae JemisonDirectorSell1,000$63.91$63,910.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013John M BallbachDirectorBuy2,088$65.00$135,720.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Gary E HendricksonCEOSell116,865$73.65$8,607,107.25View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013John M BallbachDirectorBuy1,246$60.00$74,760.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL)
News IconThe Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL) - The Sell-Side Consensus Numbers in Perspective - Post News (NYSE:VAL) - August 24 at 7:50 PM
News IconGlobal Alkyd Protective Coating Market Research Report 2016: PPG Industries, Akzonobel N.V., The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:VAL) - August 24 at 11:06 AM
News IconShares Showing Gains in the Last Five Trading Sessions: The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) - Post News (NYSE:VAL) - August 22 at 7:57 PM logoBrokerage Firm Ratings Update On Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:VAL) - August 22 at 7:51 AM
News IconAcquisition of G&K to further thin ranks of Minnesota's public companies (NYSE:VAL) - August 19 at 7:54 PM logo30.9% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Valspar Call (VAL) (NYSE:VAL) - August 19 at 11:00 AM logoValspar Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:VAL) - August 18 at 8:18 PM
News IconThe Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL): Where is the Stock Headed? - Post News (NYSE:VAL) - August 18 at 11:12 AM logoG&K Services agrees to be acquired by rival Cintas for $2B (NYSE:VAL) - August 16 at 8:10 PM
News IconExploring External Opportunities Through Open Innovation (NYSE:VAL) - August 15 at 10:08 AM logoCan the Everbank-TIAA Deal Get Regulatory Approval? (NYSE:VAL) - August 12 at 11:23 AM logoShares of VAL Up 31.2% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:VAL) - August 11 at 8:44 PM logoWhy FMC’s Health and Nutrition Segment’s Revenue Fell in 2Q16 (NYSE:VAL) - August 11 at 11:32 AM
News IconAlamo Group adds Tracy Jokinen to board (NYSE:VAL) - August 5 at 8:19 PM logoBoston Partners Sold A Little More Valspar Corporation (The) Commo (VAL) Stock In The Last Quarter (NYSE:VAL) - August 5 at 8:19 PM logoValspar Announces Release Date for Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results (NYSE:VAL) - August 4 at 8:34 PM
News IconGlobal elastomeric coatings market forecast to 2021 made available by top research firm (NYSE:VAL) - August 4 at 11:22 AM logoRise in Non-Residential Construction Activities to Fuel Demand for Coil Coatings, Reports TMR (NYSE:VAL) - August 4 at 11:22 AM logoValspar Enters Oversold Territory (NYSE:VAL) - August 4 at 11:22 AM logoValspar Enters Oversold Territory - Forbes - Forbes (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 8:28 PM
News IconGlobal UV coating market consumption forecast to 2021 detailed in new research report (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 11:26 AM
News IconValspar Corporation Selects Kenco To Provide Distribution Services At 2 U.S. Locations (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 11:26 AM
News IconCoatings manufacturer chooses Kenco (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 11:26 AM
News IconValspar Corp. selects Kenco to provide distribution services at key locations (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 11:26 AM
News IconValspar picks Chattanooga-based Kenco for warehousing, IT (NYSE:VAL) - August 3 at 11:26 AM
News IconValspar Corp. selects Kenco to provide distribution services at key locations ... - (NYSE:VAL) - August 2 at 8:28 PM logoNorth Point Portfolio Managers Corpoh Lowers stake in The Valspar Corp (VAL) - Trade Calls (NYSE:VAL) - August 2 at 8:01 AM logoAlbion Financial Group Ut Lowers stake in The Valspar Corp (VAL) - Trade Calls (NYSE:VAL) - August 1 at 7:40 AM logoEU mergers and takeovers (July 27) (NYSE:VAL) - July 27 at 11:14 AM
News IconMinnesota Federal Court Enters Judgment in Benzene-Related Insurance Dispute After 8th Circuit Affirms its Findings (NYSE:VAL) - July 26 at 8:38 PM
News IconNew GO bg routes should help serve low-income, not industry, consultant says (NYSE:VAL) - July 26 at 11:39 AM logoEurope, China, and India Sales Rose, but Not Enough Not Help PPG Industries (NYSE:VAL) - July 26 at 11:34 AM logoHow PPG Industries Managed to Miss Analysts’ 2Q16 Estimates (NYSE:VAL) - July 26 at 11:34 AM logoOpportunities for the Global UV Cured Coatings Market: Lucintel anticipates rapid technological advances … (NYSE:VAL) - July 25 at 8:17 PM logoSherwin-Williams Shares Attractive After 6% Post-Earnings Dip, Says Baird (NYSE:VAL) - July 22 at 7:54 PM
News IconNeenah Paper appoints William M. Cook as director (NYSE:VAL) - July 22 at 11:00 AM logoThe Sherwin-Williams Company : Reports 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results (NYSE:VAL) - July 21 at 8:26 PM logoSherwin-Williams Lowers Guidance, Citing Valspar Acquisition (NYSE:VAL) - July 21 at 8:26 PM logoNewMarket Corporation versus The Valspar Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News (NYSE:VAL) - July 21 at 10:56 AM
News IconStock Strength in Focus for The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) - Press Telegraph (NYSE:VAL) - July 20 at 10:57 AM logoPalisade Asset Management Lowers stake in The Valspar Corp (VAL) - Trade Calls (NYSE:VAL) - July 20 at 10:57 AM logoThe Valspar Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VAL-US : July 20, 2016 (NYSE:VAL) - July 20 at 8:24 AM logoSensient Technologies Corporation versus The Valspar Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News (NYSE:VAL) - July 19 at 8:15 PM
News IconValspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) Sellers Increased By 9.51% Their Shorts - Press Telegraph (NYSE:VAL) - July 19 at 8:15 PM
News IconLarge Outflow of Money Witnessed in Valspar Corporation (The) - TheFounders Daily (NYSE:VAL) - July 19 at 8:15 PM logoAkzo Signals Europe Paint Demand Slowed, Marring Profit Run (NYSE:VAL) - July 19 at 9:00 AM logoAkzo Nobel Shares Down on 'Uncertain' 2016 Outlook (NYSE:VAL) - July 19 at 4:09 AM logoNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:VAL) - July 18 at 7:53 AM logoValspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL)'s Growth Projection - (NYSE:VAL) - July 15 at 7:04 PM
News IconLarge Inflow of Money Detected in Valspar Corporation (The) - TheFounders Daily (NYSE:VAL) - July 15 at 1:23 PM


Valspar Corp. (NYSE:VAL) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by Staff