Shin-Etsu Chemical Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.06 (-0.14 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume68,918 shs
Average Volume84,165 shs
Market Capitalization$71.57 billion
P/E Ratio25.71
Dividend Yield0.44%
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About Shin-Etsu Chemical

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells polyvinyl chloride (PVC), semiconductor devices, silicones, and rare earth magnets worldwide. The company operates through PVC/Chlor-Alkali; Semiconductor Silicon; Silicones; Electronics and Functional Materials; Specialty Chemicals; and Processing, Trading & Specialized Services segments. It offers PVC for use in PVC pipes, plastic greenhouses, electric wire coating materials, vinyl windows, and siding materials; caustic soda for use in alumina, paper and pulp, soap and detergents, and super-absorbent polymers; and sodium hypochlorite. The company also provides semiconductor silicon wafers for use as substrate materials in smartphones, personal computers, electronic devices, data centers, and automobiles; and compound semiconductor products for outdoor displays, traffic lights, in-vehicle stop lamps, and sensor light sources. It offers silicone products for use in electric and electronic, automobile, construction, cosmetic, health care, and food industries; rare earth magnets used in automobile motors, power generators, industrial robots, home appliances, and hard disk drives; photoresists, photomask blanks, encapsulation materials, and pellicles; synthetic quartz products; and liquid fluoroelastomers. The company provides cellulose derivatives for use in various applications, such as pharmaceuticals, food, construction and civil engineering works, coatings, ceramics, paper processing, cosmetics, and toiletries applications; synthetic pheromones for agricultural pest control; POVAL, a functional resin; and silicon metal. Additionally, it offers automobile dashboard audio and air conditioners, silicon rubber glasses and catheters, wafer cases, various rollers for OA equipment, and vacuum assembling equipment. 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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1.13 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

353rd out of 887 stocks

Private Households Industry

125th out of 381 stocks

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Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Shin-Etsu Chemical a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Shin-Etsu Chemical in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Shin-Etsu Chemical stock.
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Are investors shorting Shin-Etsu Chemical?

Shin-Etsu Chemical saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 4,000 shares, an increase of 73.9% from the May 13th total of 2,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 73,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.1 days.
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When is Shin-Etsu Chemical's next earnings date?

Shin-Etsu Chemical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Shin-Etsu Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (OTCMKTS:SHECY) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 28th. The basic materials company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $3.84 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.61 billion. Shin-Etsu Chemical had a net margin of 19.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.58%.
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How has Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock was trading at $25.94 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SHECY shares have increased by 65.5% and is now trading at $42.94.
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Is Shin-Etsu Chemical a good dividend stock?

Shin-Etsu Chemical pays an annual dividend of $0.19 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.44%. The dividend payout ratio of Shin-Etsu Chemical is 11.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Shin-Etsu Chemical will have a dividend payout ratio of 8.23% next year. This indicates that Shin-Etsu Chemical will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Shin-Etsu Chemical's key executives?

Shin-Etsu Chemical's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Yasuhiko Saitoh, Pres & Representative Director
  • Mr. Toshiyuki Kasahara, Gen. Mang. of Fin. & Accounting Department and Director
  • Mr. Masahiko Todoroki, Sr. MD, GM of Planning & Admn. Dept., GM of Semiconductor Materials Div. and Director
  • Yukihito Adachi, Gen. Mang. of PR Department
  • Mr. Masaki Miyajima, MD, GM of PVC Division & Director
  • Yukihiro Matsui, MD, GM of Electronics Material Division & Director
  • Mr. Toshiya Akimoto, MD & Director
  • Susumu Ueno, Sr. MD, GM of Silicone Division & Director
  • Kazumasa Maruyama, GM of New Functional Materials Department & Director
  • Kenji Ikegami, MD & Director

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What is Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock symbol?

Shin-Etsu Chemical trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "SHECY."

How do I buy shares of Shin-Etsu Chemical?

Shares of SHECY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock price today?

One share of SHECY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.94.

How much money does Shin-Etsu Chemical make?

Shin-Etsu Chemical has a market capitalization of $71.57 billion and generates $14.12 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.76 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Shin-Etsu Chemical have?

Shin-Etsu Chemical employs 22,783 workers across the globe.

When was Shin-Etsu Chemical founded?

Shin-Etsu Chemical was founded in 1926.

What is Shin-Etsu Chemical's official website?

The official website for Shin-Etsu Chemical is www.shinetsu.co.jp.

Where are Shin-Etsu Chemical's headquarters?

Shin-Etsu Chemical is headquartered at 6-1 Ohtemachi 2-chome Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo M0, 100-0004.

How can I contact Shin-Etsu Chemical?

Shin-Etsu Chemical'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 813-3246-5091 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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