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

$51.63
-0.36 (-0.69 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$51.60
Now: $51.63
$52.0150
50-Day Range
$51.60
MA: $51.86
$52.11
52-Week Range
$25.02
Now: $51.63
$52.58
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume830,580 shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio21.97
Dividend Yield0.61%
Beta1.66
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. Read More…

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$2.8121 per share
Book Value$1.86 per share

Profitability

Net Income$197.50 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,300
Market Cap$5.64 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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, July 30th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 13th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, August 27th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 12th. View Versum Materials' Dividend History.

How were Versum Materials' earnings last quarter?

Versum Materials Inc (NYSE:VSM) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 6th. The basic materials company reported $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.05. The basic materials company had revenue of $324.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $351.13 million. Versum Materials had a net margin of 5.87% and a return on equity of 99.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.63 EPS. 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, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Versum Materials.

What price target have analysts set for VSM?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Versum Materials' shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Versum Materials' stock price to reach $46.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Versum Materials.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Versum Materials?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Versum Materials in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Versum Materials earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Versum Materials.

Are investors shorting Versum Materials?

Versum Materials saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,702,200 shares, an increase of 5.1% from the June 30th total of 8,279,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 963,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.0 days. Currently, 8.0% of the company's shares are sold short. 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), Intel (INTC), Heritage-Crystal Clean (HCCI), Vericel (VCEL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. (TSM), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Verizon Communications (VZ), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) and Yum! Brands (YUM).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.36%), BlackRock Inc. (9.12%), BlackRock Inc. (9.12%), Magnetar Financial LLC (2.54%), TIG Advisors LLC (2.11%) and Natixis (2.05%). Company insiders that own Versum Materials stock include Seifi Ghasemi, Susan C Schnabel and Thomas Riordan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Versum Materials.

Which major investors are selling Versum Materials stock?

VSM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, ARP Americas LP, Spring Creek Capital LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versum Materials.

Which major investors are buying Versum Materials stock?

VSM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magnetar Financial LLC, Natixis, Natixis, Carlson Capital L P, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Omni Partners LLP and Gabelli Funds LLC. Company insiders that have bought Versum Materials stock in the last two years include 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 $51.63.

How big of a company is Versum Materials?

Versum Materials has a market capitalization of $5.64 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. Versum Materials employs 2,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Versum Materials.

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:  289 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  503
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This page was last updated on 8/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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