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OTCMKTS:KURRY

Kuraray Competitors

$31.30
-2.37 (-7.04 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$31.30
$31.30
50-Day Range
$32.00
$35.40
52-Week Range
$27.34
$35.40
Volume498 shs
Average Volume430 shs
Market Capitalization$3.70 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.29%
Beta0.84

Competitors

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) Vs. JMPLY, OLN, HUN, CC, ASH, and GRA

Should you be buying KURRY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "chemicals & allied products" are considered alternatives and competitors to Kuraray, including Johnson Matthey (JMPLY), Olin (OLN), Huntsman (HUN), The Chemours (CC), Ashland Global (ASH), and W. R. Grace & Co. (GRA).

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) and Johnson Matthey (OTCMKTS:JMPLY) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and risk.

Volatility & Risk

Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, meaning that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Johnson Matthey has a beta of 1.58, meaning that its share price is 58% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

0.0% of Kuraray shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of Johnson Matthey shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Kuraray and Johnson Matthey, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kuraray0000N/A
Johnson Matthey34602.23

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kuraray and Johnson Matthey's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34
Johnson Matthey$18.53 billion0.48$324.21 million$5.0718.15

Johnson Matthey has higher revenue and earnings than Kuraray. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Johnson Matthey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Johnson Matthey pays an annual dividend of $1.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Johnson Matthey pays out 20.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Kuraray and Johnson Matthey's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%
Johnson MattheyN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Johnson Matthey beats Kuraray on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) and Olin (NYSE:OLN) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its stock price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Olin has a beta of 1.22, suggesting that its stock price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Kuraray and Olin's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34
Olin$6.11 billion1.22$-11,300,000.00$0.6077.98

Olin has higher revenue and earnings than Kuraray. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Olin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Kuraray and Olin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%
Olin-18.47%-9.98%-2.34%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Kuraray shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.7% of Olin shares are held by institutional investors. 11.7% of Olin shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Kuraray and Olin, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kuraray0000N/A
Olin04902.69

Olin has a consensus target price of $43.1538, indicating a potential downside of 7.77%. Given Olin's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Olin is more favorable than Kuraray.

Dividends

Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Olin pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Olin pays out 133.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Olin has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Kuraray is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Olin beats Kuraray on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) and Huntsman (NYSE:HUN) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its stock price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Huntsman has a beta of 1.54, suggesting that its stock price is 54% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Kuraray and Huntsman's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34
Huntsman$6.80 billion0.98$562 million$1.5319.67

Huntsman has higher revenue and earnings than Kuraray. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Huntsman, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Huntsman pays an annual dividend of $0.65 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Huntsman pays out 42.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Huntsman has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Kuraray is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Kuraray and Huntsman's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%
Huntsman16.55%5.27%2.06%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Kuraray and Huntsman, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kuraray0000N/A
Huntsman031202.80

Huntsman has a consensus target price of $30.6875, indicating a potential upside of 1.99%. Given Huntsman's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Huntsman is more favorable than Kuraray.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Kuraray shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.3% of Huntsman shares are held by institutional investors. 5.4% of Huntsman shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Huntsman beats Kuraray on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) and The Chemours (NYSE:CC) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, indicating that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Chemours has a beta of 2.3, indicating that its share price is 130% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kuraray and The Chemours' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34
The Chemours$5.53 billion1.01$-52,000,000.00$2.5113.43

Kuraray has higher earnings, but lower revenue than The Chemours. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Chemours, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. The Chemours pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Chemours pays out 39.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. The Chemours has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. The Chemours is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Kuraray and The Chemours' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%
The Chemours-2.35%46.27%4.51%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Kuraray and The Chemours, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kuraray0000N/A
The Chemours04402.50

The Chemours has a consensus target price of $31.3750, indicating a potential downside of 6.93%. Given The Chemours' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe The Chemours is more favorable than Kuraray.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Kuraray shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.7% of The Chemours shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of The Chemours shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Chemours beats Kuraray on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) and Ashland Global (NYSE:ASH) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends, valuation, risk and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.0% of Kuraray shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Ashland Global shares are owned by institutional investors. 10.1% of Ashland Global shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, indicating that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ashland Global has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Kuraray and Ashland Global's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%
Ashland Global-21.84%5.40%2.43%

Dividends

Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Ashland Global pays an annual dividend of $1.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Ashland Global pays out 39.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Ashland Global has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Kuraray is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kuraray and Ashland Global's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34
Ashland Global$2.33 billion2.32$-508,000,000.00$2.8031.81

Kuraray has higher revenue and earnings than Ashland Global. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ashland Global, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Kuraray and Ashland Global, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kuraray0000N/A
Ashland Global10702.75

Ashland Global has a consensus target price of $92.4444, indicating a potential upside of 3.80%. Given Ashland Global's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Ashland Global is more favorable than Kuraray.

W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) and Kuraray (OTCMKTS:KURRY) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability and earnings.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

84.8% of W. R. Grace & Co. shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of Kuraray shares are held by institutional investors. 0.9% of W. R. Grace & Co. shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

W. R. Grace & Co. has a beta of 1.47, indicating that its stock price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kuraray has a beta of 0.84, indicating that its stock price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares W. R. Grace & Co. and Kuraray's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
W. R. Grace & Co.0.76%55.80%5.10%
Kuraray-1.10%7.17%3.86%

Dividends

W. R. Grace & Co. pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Kuraray pays an annual dividend of $0.77 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. W. R. Grace & Co. pays out 30.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Kuraray pays out 23.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. W. R. Grace & Co. has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Kuraray is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares W. R. Grace & Co. and Kuraray's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
W. R. Grace & Co.$1.96 billion2.31$126.30 million$4.3815.61
Kuraray$5.26 billion0.70$-17,840,000.00$3.359.34

W. R. Grace & Co. has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Kuraray. Kuraray is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than W. R. Grace & Co., indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for W. R. Grace & Co. and Kuraray, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
W. R. Grace & Co.06202.25
Kuraray0000N/A

W. R. Grace & Co. currently has a consensus price target of $66.00, indicating a potential downside of 3.45%. Given W. R. Grace & Co.'s higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe W. R. Grace & Co. is more favorable than Kuraray.

Summary

W. R. Grace & Co. beats Kuraray on 13 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Kuraray Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Johnson Matthey logo
JMPLY
Johnson Matthey
1.4$92.00-0.3%$8.90 billion$18.53 billion18.15
Olin logo
OLN
Olin
1.6$46.79-3.8%$7.45 billion$6.11 billion-7.28Insider Selling
Gap Down
Huntsman logo
HUN
Huntsman
2.3$30.09-0.1%$6.67 billion$6.80 billion6.78Analyst Downgrade
The Chemours logo
CC
The Chemours
1.9$33.71-0.6%$5.58 billion$5.53 billion-46.82Analyst Upgrade
Ashland Global logo
ASH
Ashland Global
1.8$89.06-3.7%$5.41 billion$2.33 billion-10.60Gap Down
W. R. Grace & Co. logo
GRA
W. R. Grace & Co.
2.2$68.36-0.1%$4.53 billion$1.96 billion325.52Analyst Downgrade
Showa Denko K.K. logo
SHWDY
Showa Denko K.K.
0.5$30.94-0.0%$4.51 billion$8.27 billion-7.18
Univar Solutions logo
UNVR
Univar Solutions
0.9$26.15-2.2%$4.43 billion$9.29 billion145.29Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Balchem logo
BCPC
Balchem
1.6$133.25-0.0%$4.32 billion$643.71 million52.26
Ingevity logo
NGVT
Ingevity
1.7$89.24-0.5%$3.57 billion$1.29 billion20.71
Livent logo
LTHM
Livent
1.3$17.73-5.8%$2.60 billion$388.40 million-197.00Gap Down
Innospec logo
IOSP
Innospec
1.8$101.00-0.0%$2.49 billion$1.51 billion67.79Insider Selling
News Coverage
PQ Group logo
PQG
PQ Group
1.7$15.45-0.3%$2.12 billion$1.57 billion48.28Analyst Upgrade
GCP Applied Technologies logo
GCP
GCP Applied Technologies
1.5$26.12-0.8%$1.92 billion$1.01 billion18.14
Hawkins logo
HWKN
Hawkins
2.0$33.26-0.7%$705.84 million$540.20 million10.59Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
Loop Industries logo
LOOP
Loop Industries
1.4$7.75-0.5%$328.71 millionN/A-18.45Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Up
Liquidmetal Technologies logo
LQMT
Liquidmetal Technologies
0.8$0.08-0.0%$73.52 million$1.37 million0.00
GURE
Gulf Resources
0.6$6.45-5.3%$64.49 million$10.60 million0.00Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Down
ESP Resources logo
ESPIQ
ESP Resources
0.0$0.01-1.2%$2.35 millionN/A0.00Gap Up
GETG
Green Earth Technologies
0.5$0.00-0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
ISON
Isonics
0.0$0.00-0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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