NYSE:VAL - The Valspar Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$112.99 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 08/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$112.99
Today's Range$112.99 - $112.99
52-Week Range$97.62 - $113.07
Average Volume746,910 shs
Market Capitalization$9 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.31%
The Valspar 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry N/A
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.40
Current Ratio1.26
Quick Ratio0.89


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins6.89%
Return on Equity27.08%
Return on Assets6.98%


Outstanding Shares79,460,000
Market Cap$9 billion

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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 8th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.23. The specialty chemicals company earned $907.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $893.56 million. The Valspar had a net margin of 6.89% and a return on equity of 27.08%. The Valspar's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 earnings per share. View The Valspar's Earnings History.

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

Has The Valspar been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about VAL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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. The Valspar earned a daily sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.54 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for The Valspar.

How do I buy shares of The Valspar?

Shares of VAL 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 The Valspar's stock price today?

One share of VAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $112.99.

How big of a company is The Valspar?

The Valspar has a market capitalization of $9 billion. The Valspar employs 11,100 workers across the globe.

How can I contact The Valspar?

The Valspar's mailing address is 1101 S 3rd St, MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55415-1211, United States. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at +1-612-8517000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for The Valspar (NYSE VAL)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  354 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  532
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 8/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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