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

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$50.17 +0.82 (+1.66 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$49.35
Today's Range$49.27 - $50.19
52-Week Range$25.02 - $50.24
Volume1.11 million shs
Average Volume1.99 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.48 billion
P/E Ratio21.35
Dividend Yield0.65%
Beta2.12
Versum 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. The company operates through 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, 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 is also involved 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. Versum Materials, Inc. was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
Phone602-282-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.37 billion
Cash Flow$2.8587 per share
Book Value$1.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$197.50 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$5.48 billion
Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 12th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, February 26th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 11th. View Versum Materials' Dividend History.

How were Versum Materials' earnings last quarter?

Versum Materials Inc (NYSE:VSM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 4th. The basic materials company reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55. The basic materials company earned $339.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $339.69 million. Versum Materials had a net margin of 17.37% and a return on equity of 135.80%. Versum Materials's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.54 earnings per share. View Versum Materials' Earnings History.

When is Versum Materials' next earnings date?

Versum Materials is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Versum Materials.

What guidance has Versum Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Versum Materials issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.38-1.43 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.43 billion.

What price target have analysts set for VSM?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Versum Materials' stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Versum Materials' stock price to reach $47.40 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.5%. 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 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Versum Materials.

Has Versum Materials been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about VSM stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Versum Materials earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Versum Materials?

Versum Materials saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 2,002,883 shares, an increase of 39.4% from the February 15th total of 1,436,869 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,786,048 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.5 days. Approximately 1.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Versum Materials' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Versum Materials' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Versum Materials own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Versum Materials investors own include Air Products & Chemicals (APD), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Snap (SNAP), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Versum Materials' key executives?

Versum Materials' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Guillermo Novo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. George G. Bitto, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael W. Valente, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Edward C. Shober, Sr. VP of Materials (Age 59)
  • Ms. Jessica Feather-Bowman, VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)

Who are Versum Materials' major shareholders?

Versum Materials' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.91%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (5.52%), Boston Partners (5.28%), Gates Capital Management Inc. (2.22%), Shapiro Capital Management LLC (2.13%) and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (1.90%). Company insiders that own Versum Materials stock include Jacques M Croisetiere, 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 Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, London Co. of Virginia, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, BlackRock Inc., United Services Automobile Association, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, First Trust Advisors LP and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versum Materials.

Which institutional investors are buying Versum Materials stock?

VSM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, Boston Partners, Prudential Financial Inc., FMR LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Versum Materials stock in the last two years include Jacques M Croisetiere, 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 $50.17.

How big of a company is Versum Materials?

Versum Materials has a market capitalization of $5.48 billion and generates $1.37 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $197.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.35 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Versum Materials' official website?

The official website for Versum Materials is http://www.versummaterials.com.

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:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  239 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  179 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  418
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This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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