Valvoline Company Profile (NYSE:VVV)

About Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)

Valvoline logoValvoline Inc. (Valvoline) is engaged in the production and distribution of automotive, commercial and industrial lubricants, and automotive chemicals. The Company operates through three segments: Core North America, Quick Lubes and International. The Core North America segment sells Valvoline, and other branded and private label products in the United States and Canada to both consumers performing their own automotive maintenance, referred to as Do-It-Yourself (DIY) consumers, as well as, to installer customers using Valvoline products to service vehicles owned by Do-It-For-Me (DIFM) consumers. Its Quick Lubes segment services the passenger car and light truck quick lube market through platforms, including its franchised Valvoline Instant Oil Change (VIOC) stores and Express Care. Its International segment sells Valvoline and other branded products through its affiliates, joint ventures, licensees and independent distributors. Its products include All Climate, DuraBlend and MaxLife.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:VVV
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $4.71 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 202,625,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.55
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $22.55
  • 52 Week Range: $18.30 - $24.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.32
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.61
  • P/E Growth: 2.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.03 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.32
  • Book Value: ($1.00) per share
  • Price / Book: -23.26
  • Annual Dividend: $0.20
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • EBIDTA: $520 million
  • Net Margins: 10.49%
  • Return on Assets: 11.62%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -3.17%
  • Current Ratio: 1.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.09%
  • Average Volume: 1.48 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 4.67

Frequently Asked Questions for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)

What is Valvoline's stock symbol?

Valvoline trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VVV."

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

Valvoline declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 28th. Investors of record on Friday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.049 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 30th. View Valvoline's Dividend History.

How were Valvoline's earnings last quarter?

Valvoline Inc (NYSE:VVV) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.01. The business earned $534 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $530.57 million. The business's revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. View Valvoline's Earnings History.

Where is Valvoline's stock going? Where will Valvoline's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Valvoline's shares. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Valvoline's stock price to reach $25.40 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Valvoline.

Who are some of Valvoline's key competitors?

When did Valvoline IPO?

(VVV) raised $645 million in an initial public offering on Friday, September 23rd 2016. The company issued 30,000,000 shares at a price of $20.00-$23.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Scotiabank, BTIG, Mizuho Securities, PNC Capital Markets and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

Who owns Valvoline stock?

Valvoline's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.61%), BlackRock Inc. (8.29%), Boston Partners (4.50%), Evercore Trust Company N.A. (2.82%), State Street Corp (2.60%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.48%). Company insiders that own Valvoline stock include Mary E Meixelsperger, Samuel J Mitchell, Sara K Stensrud, Stephen E Macadam and Stephen F Kirk. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Valvoline.

Who sold Valvoline stock? Who is selling Valvoline stock?

Valvoline's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Engineers Gate Manager LP, First Quadrant L P CA, Cigna Investments Inc. New, Verition Fund Management LLC, Tdam USA Inc. and KAMES CAPITAL plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valvoline.

Who bought Valvoline stock? Who is buying Valvoline stock?

Valvoline's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Boston Partners, Evercore Trust Company N.A., Janus Henderson Group PLC, State Street Corp, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Shapiro Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Valvoline stock in the last two years include Mary E Meixelsperger, Samuel J Mitchell, Sara K Stensrud, Stephen E Macadam and Stephen F Kirk. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valvoline.

How do I buy Valvoline stock?

Shares of Valvoline can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Valvoline's stock price today?

One share of Valvoline stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.26.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Valvoline (NYSE VVV)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  78 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  171
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: $25.40 (9.20% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$20.00 -> $22.00LowView Rating Details
6/7/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$26.00MediumView Rating Details
6/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$22.00 -> $23.00MediumView Rating Details
1/30/2017Monness Crespi & HardtBoost Price TargetBuy$26.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2016Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$26.00N/AView Rating Details
11/10/2016GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$26.00N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$25.00N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Bank of America CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageNeutral$24.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Earnings by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Earnings History by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE VVV)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2017Q3 2017$0.35$0.34$530.57 million$534.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q2 2017$0.34$0.37$501.04 million$514.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q117$0.30$0.35$473.95 million$489.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q416$0.32$0.29$487.50 million$494.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.37
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.50
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.30$0.32$0.31
Q2 20172$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q3 20172$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20172$0.34$0.37$0.36
Q1 20182$0.36$0.37$0.37
Q2 20182$0.37$0.39$0.38
Q3 20182$0.37$0.40$0.39
Q4 20182$0.35$0.39$0.37
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.86%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:15.50% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
14.60% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
14.29% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)

Dividend History by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE VVV)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.07%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/6/2017Stephen F KirkDirectorBuy6,900$23.06$159,114.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Mary E MeixelspergerCFOBuy2,500$22.00$55,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Samuel J MitchellCEOBuy25,000$22.00$550,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Sara K StensrudInsiderBuy3,000$22.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Stephen E MacadamDirectorBuy5,000$22.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
Latest Headlines for Valvoline (NYSE:VVV)
DateHeadline logoStepan (SCL) versus Valvoline (VVV) Head-To-Head Comparison - September 25 at 2:20 AM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - September 23 at 10:48 PM logoReviewing Valvoline (VVV) and OMNOVA Solutions (OMN) - September 23 at 4:20 PM logoFirst Week of November 17th Options Trading For Valvoline (VVV) - September 19 at 3:57 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Valvoline (VVV) versus its Rivals - September 12 at 6:08 AM logoAnalyzing Valvoline (VVV) and Orion Engineered Carbons S.A (OEC) - September 10 at 12:26 PM logoValvoline (VVV) Presents At Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Global Retailing Conference - Slideshow - September 10 at 9:37 AM logo$531.98 Million in Sales Expected for Valvoline Inc. (VVV) This Quarter - September 8 at 9:17 AM logoValvoline Announces New Development Agreements with Franchisees and the Acquisition of Franchise Locations in Michigan and Ohio - September 7 at 11:05 AM logoReviewing Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) & Valvoline (VVV) - September 6 at 2:08 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Valvoline Inc. (VVV) Will Announce Earnings of $0.34 Per Share - September 6 at 2:08 AM logoValvoline (VVV) versus Innospec (IOSP) Critical Review - September 4 at 2:12 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: Innospec (IOSP) & Valvoline (VVV) - September 1 at 6:24 PM logoValvoline to Present at Goldman Sachs 24th Global Annual Retailing Conference on Sept. 7 - August 30 at 8:54 PM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 29 at 10:48 PM logoValvoline (VVV) and Minerals Technologies (MTX) Head to Head Comparison - August 26 at 12:22 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Valvoline Inc. (VVV) Will Post Earnings of $0.34 Per Share - August 18 at 2:24 PM logoValvoline is Now Oversold (VVV) - August 10 at 8:48 PM logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Valvoline Inc. (VVV) - August 10 at 12:22 AM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Valvoline Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (VVV) - August 7 at 8:02 AM logoValvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - August 5 at 8:58 AM logoValvoline Inc (VVV) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 5 at 12:38 AM logoSunTrust Banks Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) - August 4 at 10:00 AM logoValvoline Instant Oil Change(SM) Acquires New Service Center in Greater Dayton, Ohio, Area - August 4 at 9:51 AM logoValvoline Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering - August 4 at 9:51 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: OM Group (OMG) versus Valvoline (VVV) - August 4 at 12:18 AM logoEdited Transcript of VVV.N earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 3:00pm GMT - August 3 at 8:47 AM logoValvoline Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results in Line with Guidance - August 2 at 8:36 AM logoValvoline misses 3Q profit forecasts - August 2 at 8:36 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $529.61 Million - August 2 at 8:30 AM logoValvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS - August 1 at 10:02 PM logo$0.35 Earnings Per Share Expected for Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) This Quarter - July 31 at 9:41 AM logoValvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 - July 28 at 4:27 PM logoValvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday - July 27 at 5:59 PM logoParthenon Llc Buys Inc, Salesforce. ... - July 22 at 10:28 AM logoValvoline, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VVV-US : July 21, 2017 - July 22 at 10:28 AM logoCritical Contrast: Huntsman Corporation (HUN) and Valvoline (NYSE:VVV) - July 22 at 10:25 AM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - July 13 at 10:22 AM logoValvoline Inc. to Report Financial Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 after Market Close on August 1 and Host Webcast at 11 a.m. ET on August 2 - July 12 at 9:08 AM logoValvoline, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:VVV) : July 10, 2017 - July 11 at 9:26 AM logoValvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - July 11 at 12:40 AM logo$529.61 Million in Sales Expected for Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) This Quarter - July 9 at 10:26 AM logoValvoline, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VVV-US : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 5:00 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) Will Post Earnings of $0.36 Per Share - July 7 at 10:54 AM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - July 2 at 12:38 PM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 27 at 12:24 PM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - June 21 at 11:56 AM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 20 at 2:25 PM logoValvoline (VVV) & Versum Materials (VSM) Head-To-Head Analysis - June 19 at 8:20 PM logoValvoline Inc. (VVV) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - June 16 at 7:56 PM



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