OTCMKTS:SHECY - SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$23.75 -0.34 (-1.41 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:55 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.75
Today's Range$23.50 - $23.87
52-Week Range$21.67 - $30.90
Volume25,567 shs
Average Volume55,957 shs
Market Capitalization$42.05 billion
P/E Ratio16.84
Dividend Yield0.93%
SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR logoShin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells polyvinyl chloride (PVC), semiconductor silicon wafers, silicones, and rare earth magnets worldwide. It offers PVC for use in window profiles, plastic greenhouses, siding materials, and electric lines coating materials, as well as PVC pipes and conduits; caustic soda for use in paper and pulp, soap and detergents, waste water treatment, and alumina; methanol; and chloromethane. The company also provides semiconductor silicon wafers that are used as substrate materials in personal computers, smartphones, and televisions, as well as automobiles; and compound semiconductor products for use in outdoor displays, traffic lights, in-vehicle stop lamps, sensor light sources, etc. In addition, it offers silicone products for use in electric and electronic, automobile, construction, cosmetic, chemical, and food industries; and encapsulation materials, photoresists and photomask blanks used to write semiconductor circuits, liquid fluorinated elastomers, and optical fiber preforms, as well as rare earth magnets used in automobiles, air-conditioner compressors, wind power generators, industrial robots, hard disk drives, etc;. Further, the company provides cellulose products for use in drug tablet coating and binder, and automobile exhaust gas purifying device binder; synthetic pheromones for agricultural and grain-storage pest control; silicon melts; POVAL for use in adhesives, various films, fiber treatment agents, paper processing agents, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, etc.; and modified resins for use in paints, adhesives, inks, etc. Additionally, it offers input devices, such as automobile dashboard audio and air conditioners, various rollers for OA equipment, wafer containers, and silicon rubber glasses. The company was formerly known as Shin-Etsu Nitrogen Fertilizer Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. in 1940. The company was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange OTCMKTS
Industry Private households
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio5.01
Quick Ratio4.19


Trailing P/E Ratio16.84
Forward P/E Ratio15.94
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.02 billion
Price / Sales3.15
Cash Flow$1.3881 per share
Price / Cash17.11
Book Value$11.31 per share
Price / Book2.10


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.41
Net Income$2.40 billion
Net Margins18.58%
Return on Equity11.96%
Return on Assets9.91%


Outstanding Shares1,728,430,000
Market Cap$42.05 billion

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR (OTCMKTS:SHECY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's stock symbol?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "SHECY."

How were SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's earnings last quarter?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR (OTCMKTS:SHECY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.05. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.87 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.43 billion. SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR had a return on equity of 11.96% and a net margin of 18.58%. View SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's Earnings History.

When is SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's next earnings date?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 21st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR.

Who are some of SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's key competitors?

Who are SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's key executives?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Chihiro Kanagawa, Chairman & CEO
  • Mr. Yasuhiko Saitoh, Pres & Director
  • Mr. Shunzo Mori, Adviser & Director
  • Mr. Toshiyuki Kasahara, Gen. Mang. of Fin. & Accounting Department and Director
  • Yukihito Adachi, Gen. Mang. of PR Department

Has SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SHECY stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR earned a media and rumor sentiment score of -0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 43.64 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR.

How do I buy shares of SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR?

Shares of SHECY 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 SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's stock price today?

One share of SHECY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.75.

How big of a company is SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR has a market capitalization of $42.05 billion and generates $13.02 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.40 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR?

SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR's mailing address is 6-1 Ohtemachi 2-chome Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo M0, 100-0004. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 813-3246-5011 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR (OTCMKTS SHECY)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  172
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SHECY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SHECY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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