Shin-Etsu Chemical Company Profile (OTCMKTS:SHECY)

About Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)

Shin-Etsu Chemical logoShin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells polyvinyl chloride (PVC), semiconductor silicon wafers, and silicones worldwide. The company’s PVC/Chlor-Alkali segment offers PVC for use in window profiles, and water and sewer pipes; caustic soda for use in paper and pulp, soap, and food products, as well as synthetic textiles; methanol; and chloromethane. Its Semiconductor Silicon segment provides semiconductor silicon wafers, which are used as substrate materials in semiconductor devices used in personal computers and smartphones, televisions, and digital cameras. The company’s Silicones segment offers silicone products for use in various industries, including electric and electronic, automobile, construction, cosmetic, chemical, and food. Its Electronics and Functional Materials segment provides rare earth magnets used in automobiles, drive units for computers and digital consumer electronics, hard disk drives, etc.; epoxy molding compounds; photoresists and photomask blanks used to write semiconductor circuits; liquid fluorinated elastomers; optical fiber preforms; and synthetic quartz substrates for photomasks. The company’s Specialty Chemicals segment offers cellulose derivatives for use in pharmaceutical and construction material products; silicon metals used as raw material for silicones, semiconductor silicon, and synthetic quartz; and POVAL and synthetic pheromones used as agricultural materials for pest control. Its Diversified Business segment engages in the export of plant equipment and technology licensing, international trading, engineering, and information processing activities, as well as the provision of processed plastics. The company was formerly known as Shin-Etsu Nitrogen Fertilizer Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. in 1940. Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
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  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $38.83776 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,705,678,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $22.11
  • 52 Week Range: $17.27 - $24.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.77
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $11.76 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.26
  • Book Value: $11.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.94
  • EBIDTA: $3.16 billion
  • Net Margins: 14.99%
  • Return on Equity: 9.35%
  • Return on Assets: 7.77%
  • Current Ratio: 5.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.17%
  • Average Volume: 24,789 shs.
  • Beta: 0.64

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

What is Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock symbol?

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

How were Shin-Etsu Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. (OTCMKTS:SHECY) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 24th. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.17 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $2.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.43 billion. Shin-Etsu Chemical had a net margin of 14.99% and a return on equity of 9.35%. View Shin-Etsu Chemical's Earnings History.

When will Shin-Etsu Chemical make its next earnings announcement?

Shin-Etsu Chemical is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Shin-Etsu Chemical.

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Shares of Shin-Etsu Chemical 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 Shin-Etsu Chemical's stock price today?

One share of Shin-Etsu Chemical stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.47.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS SHECY)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  39 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  42 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  81
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Analysts' Ratings History for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
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Earnings History for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
Earnings by Quarter for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS SHECY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/29/2015$0.16$2.71 billion$2.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014$0.19$2.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014$0.17$0.12$2.43 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.17 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.34 EPS


Dividend History for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
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Headline Trends for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
Latest Headlines for Shin-Etsu Chemical (OTCMKTS:SHECY)
DateHeadline logoHere's Why You Should Invest in Shin-Etsu Chemical (SHECY) - September 20 at 9:00 AM logoHere's Why You Should Invest in Shin-Etsu Chemical (SHECY) - September 20 at 9:00 AM logoLiquid Silicone Rubber Market to Grow Owing to Enhanced Adoption for Diverse End-use Applications in Various Sectors: Million Insights - September 19 at 7:39 AM logoETFs with exposure to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. : August 7, 2017 - August 7 at 8:38 PM logoShin-Etsu Chemical Co. (OTCMKTS:SHECY) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - August 2 at 8:32 AM logoShin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. :SHECY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : July 4, 2017 - July 5 at 10:41 AM logoShin-Etsu Chemical Co. (SHECY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - June 29 at 7:28 AM logoSHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL (SHECY) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - June 7 at 9:08 PM logoOn a Jet Plane: Global Week Ahead - May 15 at 7:02 PM logoSHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL (SHECY) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - April 7 at 6:22 PM logoShin-Etsu Chemical Leading Its Peers For Good Reasons - April 7 at 12:35 PM logoSHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL (SHECY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - April 5 at 8:37 PM logoAir Products Rolls Out First Port Manatee LNG Heat Exchanger - October 22 at 11:20 AM logoFMC Corp. (FMC) Announces Hike in Butyllithium Price - October 22 at 11:20 AM logoGlobal High Temperature Elastomers Market Expected to Grow at 7.6% CAGR During 2016 - 2022: P&S Market Research - September 30 at 2:29 PM logoMagnetic Materials Market by Type & by Application - Global Forecasts to 2020 - September 14 at 7:28 PM logoAir Products' (APD) Separation of Versum Approved by Board - September 12 at 12:02 PM logoAir Products Inaugurates Specialty Gas Plant in South Korea - August 19 at 10:20 AM logoAir Products' (APD) Spin-Off Versum to Present in Taiwan - August 17 at 10:23 AM logoMedical Grade Silicone Market by Product Form, Application, and by Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2021 - August 11 at 7:55 PM logoFMC Corp (FMC) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Ups FY16 EPS View - August 3 at 10:42 AM logoEastman Chemical (EMN) Misses Q2 Earnings & Sales Estimates - July 29 at 8:59 AM



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This page was last updated on 9/25/2017 by Staff