NYSE:VSM - Versum Materials Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$37.52 +0.20 (+0.54 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$37.52
Today's Range$37.14 - $39.12
52-Week Range$33.06 - $42.74
Volume505,794 shs
Average Volume505,238 shs
Market Capitalization$4.06 billion
P/E Ratio19.64
Dividend Yield0.66%
Versum Materials logoVersum Materials, Inc. develops, manufactures, transports, and handles specialty materials for the semiconductor and display industries in the United States, Taiwan, South Korea, China, Europe, and rest of Asia. It operates in two segments, Materials, and Delivery Systems and Services (DS&S). The Materials segment provides specialty chemicals and materials used in semiconductors, as well as specialty gases used in the semiconductor manufacturing process, including high purity process materials for deposition, metallization, and chamber cleaning and etching; chemicals mechanical planarization slurries; organosilanes; organometallics and liquid dopants for thin film deposition; and formulated chemical products for post-etch cleaning primarily for the manufacture of silicon and compound semiconductors, and thin film transistor liquid crystal displays. The DS&S segment develops, designs, manufactures, and sells bulk gas, specialty gas, and specialty chemical cabinets and systems, which are used to manage the delivery of key materials into the semiconductor manufacturing process; and flow and temperature control systems and analytical systems to capture data. It also engages in the project management for installation and startup of the gas and chemical delivery systems, and inventory management; and provision of spare parts, equipment upgrades, equipment maintenance, and training services. In addition, this segment offers on-site services to assist customers in managing the inventory of gases and chemicals comprising ordering, product changes and monitoring, quality assurance, operation of delivery systems, and managing the bulk gas and specialty gas operations. The company was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio6.20
Current Ratio4.43
Quick Ratio3.39


Trailing P/E Ratio19.64
Forward P/E Ratio16.03
P/E Growth1.22

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.13 billion
Price / Sales3.63
Cash Flow$2.3597 per share
Price / Cash15.90
Book Value$0.23 per share
Price / Book163.13


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.91
Net Income$193 million
Net Margins14.29%
Return on Equity264.89%
Return on Assets18.34%


Outstanding Shares108,950,000
Market Cap$4.06 billion

Versum Materials (NYSE:VSM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Versum Materials' stock symbol?

Versum Materials trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VSM."

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

Versum Materials declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Tuesday, August 28th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 13th. View Versum Materials' Dividend History.

How were Versum Materials' earnings last quarter?

Versum Materials Inc (NYSE:VSM) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The basic materials company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.02. The basic materials company had revenue of $350 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $344.20 million. Versum Materials had a net margin of 14.29% and a return on equity of 264.89%. View Versum Materials' Earnings History.

When is Versum Materials' next earnings date?

Versum Materials is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Versum Materials.

What price target have analysts set for VSM?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Versum Materials' stock. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Versum Materials' share price to reach $39.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Versum Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Versum Materials?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Versum Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Versum Materials.

Who are some of Versum Materials' key competitors?

Who are Versum Materials' key executives?

Versum Materials' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Guillermo Novo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. George G. Bitto, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Patrick F. Loughlin, Sr. VP of Operations and Supply Chain (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael W. Valente, Sr. VP of Law & HR, Gen. Counsel and Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Edward C. Shober, Sr. VP of Materials (Age 58)

Has Versum Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about VSM stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Versum Materials earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 47.20 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Versum Materials.

Who are Versum Materials' major shareholders?

Versum Materials' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.19%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (5.73%), Boston Partners (4.21%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.54%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.00%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.79%). Company insiders that own Versum Materials stock include George G Bitto, Jacques M Croisetiere, Jessica D Feather-Bowman, Seifi Ghasemi, Susan C Schnabel and Thomas Riordan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Versum Materials.

Which institutional investors are selling Versum Materials stock?

VSM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Philadelphia Trust Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Cookson Peirce & Co. Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Spark Investment Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates and Janus Henderson Group PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versum Materials.

Which institutional investors are buying Versum Materials stock?

VSM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Vulcan Value Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Overbrook Management Corp, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, BlackRock Inc. and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Versum Materials stock in the last two years include George G Bitto, Jacques M Croisetiere, Jessica D Feather-Bowman, Seifi Ghasemi, Susan C Schnabel and Thomas Riordan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versum Materials.

How do I buy shares of Versum Materials?

Shares of VSM 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 Versum Materials' stock price today?

One share of VSM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.52.

How big of a company is Versum Materials?

Versum Materials has a market capitalization of $4.06 billion and generates $1.13 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $193 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.91 on an earnings per share basis. Versum Materials employs 2,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Versum Materials?

Versum Materials' mailing address is 8555 SOUTH RIVER PARKWAY, TEMPE AZ, 85284. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 602-282-1000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Versum Materials (NYSE VSM)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  167 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  135 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  302
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Versum Materials and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VSM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VSM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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