NYSE:VHI - Valhi Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.7250 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 10:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.73
Today's Range$1.68 - $1.76
52-Week Range$1.67 - $9.24
Volume29,861 shs
Average Volume146,648 shs
Market Capitalization$593.58 million
P/E Ratio1.65
Dividend Yield4.57%
Valhi, Inc. engages in the chemicals, component products, and real estate management and development businesses worldwide. The company's Chemicals segment produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2), which are white inorganic pigments used in various applications by paint, plastics, decorative laminate, and paper manufacturers. It offers TiO2 under the Kronos name through agents and distributors. This segment also offers iron-based chemicals, titanium oxychlorides, and titanyl sulfates. The company's Component Products segment manufactures mechanical and electrical cabinet locks, and other locking mechanisms for use in ignition systems, mailboxes, file cabinets, desk drawers, tool storage cabinets, vending and gaming machines, medical cabinetry security, electronic circuit panels, storage compartments, and gas station security applications. This segment also provides stainless steel exhaust components, gauges, throttle controls, trim tabs, hardware, and accessories primarily for performance and ski/wakeboard boats. The company's Real Estate Management and Development segment provides utility services to industrial and municipal customers; owns real properties; and develops land holdings for commercial, industrial, and residential purposes. Valhi, Inc. also offers insurance brokerage and risk management services; and holds marketable securities and other investments. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Dallas, Texas. Valhi, Inc. is a subsidiary of Contran Corporation.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:VHI
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.33
Current Ratio3.85
Quick Ratio2.63


Trailing P/E Ratio1.65
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.88 billion
Price / Sales0.31
Cash Flow$0.7949 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.17
Book Value$0.29 per share
Price / Book5.95


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$207.50 million
Net Margins19.95%
Return on Equity169.17%
Return on Assets12.51%


Outstanding Shares339,180,000
Market Cap$593.58 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Valhi (NYSE:VHI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valhi's stock symbol?

Valhi trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VHI."

How often does Valhi pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valhi?

Valhi declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 5th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 4th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.57%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 3rd. View Valhi's Dividend History.

How were Valhi's earnings last quarter?

Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.20. The basic materials company earned $455.20 million during the quarter. Valhi had a return on equity of 169.17% and a net margin of 19.95%. View Valhi's Earnings History.

When is Valhi's next earnings date?

Valhi is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Valhi.

Has Valhi been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about VHI stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Valhi earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Valhi's key competitors?

Who are Valhi's key executives?

Valhi's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert D. Graham, Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gregory M. Swalwell, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Andrew B. Nace, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Ms. Kelly D. Luttmer, Exec. VP & Chief Tax Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Courtney J. Riley, Exec. VP of Environmental Affairs (Age 52)

Who are Valhi's major shareholders?

Valhi's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.49%), Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.22%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.19%), AXA (0.08%), Chicago Equity Partners LLC (0.08%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.06%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Valhi.

Which institutional investors are selling Valhi stock?

VHI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alambic Investment Management L.P., Panagora Asset Management Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, AXA, Acadian Asset Management LLC and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valhi.

Which institutional investors are buying Valhi stock?

VHI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Seizert Capital Partners LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc., Strs Ohio, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, OZ Management LP and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valhi.

How do I buy shares of Valhi?

Shares of VHI 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 Valhi's stock price today?

One share of VHI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.75.

How big of a company is Valhi?

Valhi has a market capitalization of $593.58 million and generates $1.88 billion in revenue each year. Valhi employs 2,245 workers across the globe.

What is Valhi's official website?

The official website for Valhi is http://www.valhi.net.

How can I contact Valhi?

Valhi's mailing address is 5430 LBJ FREEWAY SUITE 1700, DALLAS TX, 75240. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 972-233-1700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Valhi (NYSE VHI)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  122 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  168 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  290
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Valhi and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VHI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VHI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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