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NYSE:VAL - The Valspar Stock Price, Forecast & News

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.
+0.40 (+8.77 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.96
50-Day Range N/A
52-Week Range
Now: $4.96
Volume10.43 million shs
Average Volume6.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$981.48 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
The 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.71 billion
Book Value$74.01 per share


Net Income$-639,700,000.00


Market Cap$981.48 million
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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The Valspar (NYSE:VAL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Valspar's stock symbol?

The Valspar trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VAL."

How were The Valspar's earnings last quarter?

The Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 30th. The specialty chemicals company reported ($1.27) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.46) by $0.19. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $551.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $550.14 million. The Valspar had a negative return on equity of 9.69% and a negative net margin of 9.57%. View The Valspar's Earnings History.

When is The Valspar's next earnings date?

The Valspar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for The Valspar.

What price target have analysts set for VAL?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for The Valspar's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect The Valspar's share price to reach $9.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 99.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for The Valspar.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for The Valspar?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Valspar in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for The Valspar.

Has The Valspar been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VAL stock have trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. The Valspar earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for The Valspar.

Who are some of The Valspar's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Valspar own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Valspar investors own include Sherwin-Williams (SHW), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Bausch Health Companies (BHC), Caterpillar (CAT), Deere & Company (DE), Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Mcdonald's (MCD), Pfizer (PFE) and PPG Industries (PPG).

Who are The Valspar's key executives?

The Valspar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gary E. Hendrickson, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • James L. Muehlbauer, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
  • Rolf Engh, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Howard C. Heckes, Executive Vice President, President - Global Coatings
  • Les H. Ireland, Executive Vice President, President, Global Consumer Paints
  • Jeffrey H. Curler, Lead Independent Director
  • Jack J. Allen, Independent Director
  • John M. Ballbach, Independent Director
  • John S. Bode, Independent Director
  • William M. Cook, Independent Director

Who are The Valspar's major shareholders?

The Valspar's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Canyon Capital Advisors LLC (3.69%), State Street Corp (1.77%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.53%), Voloridge Investment Management LLC (0.20%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.19%) and General American Investors Co. Inc. (0.17%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Valspar.

Which major investors are buying The Valspar stock?

VAL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, State Street Corp, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System, General American Investors Co. Inc., Rhumbline Advisers and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Valspar.

What is The Valspar's stock price today?

One share of VAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.96.

How big of a company is The Valspar?

The Valspar has a market capitalization of $981.48 million and generates $1.71 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $-639,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($5.36) on an earnings per share basis. The Valspar employs 4,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About The Valspar.

What is The Valspar's official website?

The official website for The Valspar is http://www.valaris.com/.

How can I contact The Valspar?

The Valspar's mailing address is 6 CHESTERFIELD GARDENS, LONDON X0, W1J5BQ. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7659-4660 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for The Valspar (NYSE VAL)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  249 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  451 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  700
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about The Valspar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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