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ALB Albemarle Corporation daily Stock Chart
Albemarle Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.57 EPS (ttm)4.92 Insider Own0.30% Shs Outstand111.11M Perf Week-4.53%
Market Cap10.16B Forward P/E15.46 EPS next Y5.91 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float110.32M Perf Month-12.89%
Income548.40M PEG1.42 EPS next Q1.28 Inst Own89.90% Short Float11.81% Perf Quarter-4.11%
Sales3.17B P/S3.20 EPS this Y8.30% Inst Trans1.06% Short Ratio8.00 Perf Half Y-29.46%
Book/sh34.34 P/B2.66 EPS next Y12.42% ROA1.80% Target Price128.21 Perf Year-15.63%
Cash/sh6.23 P/C14.67 EPS next 5Y13.08% ROE3.60% 52W Range86.75 - 144.99 Perf YTD-28.53%
Dividend1.34 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y4.30% ROI10.40% 52W High-36.96% Beta1.62
Dividend %1.47% Quick Ratio1.70 Sales past 5Y4.00% Gross Margin36.60% 52W Low5.36% ATR2.10
Employees5400 Current Ratio2.50 Sales Q/Q13.80% Oper. Margin20.40% RSI (14)30.66 Volatility1.61% 1.95%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.39 EPS Q/Q147.70% Profit Margin4.30% Rel Volume1.04 Prev Close92.87
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.38 EarningsMay 09 AMC Payout104.70% Avg Volume1.63M Price91.40
Recom2.20 SMA20-4.44% SMA50-5.80% SMA200-21.33% Volume1,841,110 Change-1.58%
Apr-13-18Upgrade Citigroup Neutral → Buy $106
Feb-27-18Initiated Berenberg Buy $150
Feb-26-18Downgrade Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight → Underweight
Feb-23-18Initiated Argus Buy $148
Nov-10-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $149 → $155
Nov-09-17Reiterated UBS Neutral $123 → $150
Oct-06-17Downgrade Goldman Buy → Neutral
Sep-29-17Initiated Loop Capital Buy $150
Sep-25-17Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral $135
Sep-21-17Reiterated Jefferies Buy $144 → $156
Sep-18-17Reiterated Instinet Buy $134 → $146
Aug-17-17Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $133
Aug-09-17Downgrade SunTrust Buy → Hold
May-08-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $132 → $136
Mar-17-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $130 → $132
Mar-06-17Downgrade Citigroup Buy → Neutral
Mar-01-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $114 → $130
Feb-23-17Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $114
Jan-17-17Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $81 → $118
Jun-20-16Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $84 → $94
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Jun-13-18 07:50AM  Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, Axalta Coating, Trinity Industries, Match Group, Eversource Energy, and Albemarle What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape GlobeNewswire
Jun-08-18 10:24AM  Albemarle (ALB) Down 6% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
06:19AM  3 Advanced Materials Industry Stocks to Buy Motley Fool
Jun-07-18 01:52PM  Chile copper export revenue at 4-yr high but trade surplus shrinks Reuters
May-30-18 08:02AM  SQM vs. Albemarle vs. FMC Corp.: Which Had the Best Lithium Results in Q1? Motley Fool
03:41AM  What Does Allgäuer Brauhaus AGs (MUN:ALB) Ownership Structure Look Like? Simply Wall St.
May-29-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Attend Citi's Chemicals Conference PR Newswire
May-26-18 09:29AM  3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986 Motley Fool
May-24-18 08:44AM  Is Albemarle (ALB) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? Zacks -6.70%
May-23-18 07:52PM  Chile high court declines to weigh in on lithium spat at Maricunga Reuters
04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Present at the Bernstein 34th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference PR Newswire
May-21-18 03:00PM  These Stocks May Be About to Change Direction
May-18-18 05:16AM  The Lithium Cartel Should Be Stopped Bloomberg
May-17-18 08:35AM  Here's Why You Should Add Albemarle (ALB) to Your Portfolio Zacks
May-16-18 11:44AM  This Lithium Stock Just Showed Why Wall Street Is Right to Be Bullish Motley Fool
May-14-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Present at the Deutsche Bank 9th Annual Global Industrials & Materials Summit PR Newswire
10:03AM  Albemarle Corporation Stock Is a Great Tesla Alternative InvestorPlace
May-12-18 07:51PM  Edited Transcript of ALB earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-18 1:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
May-11-18 07:28AM  ORRP: The Tiny Lithium Stock That Wall Street Just Began To Notice? ACCESSWIRE
May-10-18 07:15AM  Albemarle (ALB) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates on Lithium Strength Zacks
May-09-18 04:33PM  Albemarle: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:15PM  Albemarle continues double digit growth in first quarter on strong lithium results PR Newswire
07:00AM  Private firm takes on Codelco for control of Chile lithium deposit Reuters
May-08-18 06:45AM  Albemarle Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
May-07-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Named to Corporate Responsibility Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens List PR Newswire
08:30AM  Will Lithium Unit Help Albemarle (ALB) Beat Earnings in Q1? Zacks
May-01-18 07:47AM  Is Lithium Stock Albemarle Corporation a Buy? Motley Fool
Apr-24-18 04:15PM  Albemarle and DuPont Announce Collaboration in Hydroprocessing PR Newswire
03:06PM  Charlotte-headquartered company to take six floors at Capitol Towers in expansion American City Business Journals
07:47AM  3 Top Stocks You Can Buy and Hold for the Next Decade Motley Fool
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04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Present at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference PR Newswire
Apr-19-18 04:45PM  Albemarle Declares Force Majeure Due to Shortage of Key Raw Materials in Urethane Supply Chain PR Newswire
Apr-18-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to present at Barclays Electronic Chemicals Conference PR Newswire
Apr-16-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation Announces Appointment of Dr. Glen Merfeld, Chief Technology Officer for Lithium Business PR Newswire
04:50AM  Should You Be Tempted To Sell Allgäuer Brauhaus AG (MUN:ALB) Because Of Its PE Ratio? Simply Wall St.
Apr-13-18 12:59PM  Albemarle Stock Upgraded: What You Need to Know Motley Fool
Apr-12-18 07:30AM  Oroplata (ORRP): The Unknown Lithium Stock That Could See 400% Gains in 2018 ACCESSWIRE
Apr-10-18 07:20AM  Free Research Report as Albemarles Quarterly Sales Jumped 23.1%; Adjusted EPS Surged 72% ACCESSWIRE
Apr-09-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to release first quarter 2018 earnings results on May 9, 2018 PR Newswire
Apr-06-18 09:39AM  3 High-Growth Stocks That Could Soar Motley Fool
Apr-04-18 10:30AM  Albemarle Closes Sale of Part of Performance Catalysts Unit Zacks
Apr-03-18 04:15PM  Grace Completes Acquisition of Albemarle Polyolefin Catalysts Business GlobeNewswire
04:15PM  Albemarle completes sale of portion of Performance Catalysts Solutions to W. R. Grace & Co. PR Newswire
10:05AM  Should Value Investors Pick Albemarle (ALB) Stock Now? Zacks
Mar-29-18 08:55AM  Albemarle (ALB) Down 16.3% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
Mar-23-18 06:44AM  Allgäuer Brauhaus AG (MUN:ALB): Should The Recent Earnings Drop Worry You? Simply Wall St.
Mar-22-18 10:19AM  SQM vs. Albemarle vs. FMC Corp.: Which Had the Best Lithium Business Results in 2017? Motley Fool
Mar-21-18 09:47AM  FMC Corp.'s Lithium Business and Outlook Motley Fool
Mar-19-18 07:47AM  The Long-Term View On Lithium Benzinga
Mar-17-18 11:08AM  6 Key Things About Albemarle's Lithium Business and Outlook That Investors Should Know Motley Fool
Mar-15-18 09:00AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: DowDuPont, Albemarle and Monsanto Zacks
Mar-12-18 09:02AM  Albemarle Gets Nod for Increase in Lithium Quota in Chile Zacks
Mar-09-18 08:02PM  U.S. Lithium Mining Could Get a Boost From President Trump's Executive Order Motley Fool
04:14PM  Big-Cap Lithium Stocks Are Hot, But My Top Pick Is Micro-Cap Applied Minerals
04:05PM  Albemarle Corporation Receives Increase in Lithium Quota for Chile Operations PR Newswire
03:31PM  Chile approves increase in lithium quota for Albemarle Reuters
Mar-06-18 07:02AM  Why the Big 3 Lithium Stocks Are Down 16% to 26% in 2018 -- and What's an Investor to Do? Motley Fool
Mar-05-18 07:48AM  Here's Why the Top 3 Lithium Stocks Dropped As Much As 14.1% in February Motley Fool
Mar-02-18 07:13AM  Jim Cramer Weighs In On Albemarle, Square And More Benzinga
06:00AM  Why Lithium Stocks Are Plunging Amid Electric Car Boom Investopedia
Mar-01-18 07:07PM  Cramer's lightning round: Don't touch the stock of Albema... CNBC Videos
12:06PM  Harry Boxer on three stocks that could feel more pain MarketWatch
Feb-28-18 08:06PM  Why Albemarle Stock Dropped 10% Today Motley Fool -9.98%
07:00AM  Albemarle Corporation to Host Earnings Call ACCESSWIRE
06:26AM  Albemarle's (ALB) Q4 Earnings & Revenues Top Estimates Zacks
Feb-27-18 05:00PM  Why Lithium ETF Plunged to Start the Week? Zacks
04:59PM  Albemarle reports 4Q loss Associated Press
04:15PM  Albemarle finishes strong - guiding to continued growth in 2018 PR Newswire
10:39AM  Albemarle Q4 Earnings Preview Benzinga
09:59AM  Albemarle and Sociedad Quimica y Minera Both Downgraded: What You Need to Know Motley Fool
07:12AM  BRIEF-Guangdong Weihua, Unit Sign Lithium Supply Contract With Albemarle's China Subsidiary Reuters
Feb-26-18 04:34PM  Why Dean Foods, Albemarle, and SemGroup Slumped Today Motley Fool -7.28%
09:52AM  Albemarle (ALB) Announces 5% Hike in Quarterly Dividend Zacks
09:40AM  Morgan Stanley Downgrades Albemarle On Supply, Pricing Concerns Benzinga
08:10AM  Todays Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Albemarle and Anadarko Petroleum ACCESSWIRE
05:47AM  [$$] Lithium prices to fall 45% by 2021, Morgan Stanley says Financial Times
Feb-23-18 09:36AM  Argus: Albemarle Has 30% Upside On Strong Lithium Demand Benzinga
09:25AM  Stocks to Watch: HP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Blue Buffalo, Intuit, Herbalife, Albemarle, First Solar The Wall Street Journal
08:25AM  Research Report Identifies PNM Resources, Inc. (Holding Co.), Sensient Technologies, PS Business Parks, Albemarle, Eversource Energy, and Axalta Coating with Renewed Outlook Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement GlobeNewswire
07:12AM  [$$] Meet Celia Pym knitwears own damage detective Financial Times
07:05AM  Specialty chemicals company Albemarle raises quarterly dividend about 5% to 33.50 cents a share MarketWatch
06:45AM  Albemarle Corporation raises dividend for 24th consecutive year PR Newswire
Feb-22-18 07:40AM  Can Albemarle (ALB) Beat Q4 Earnings on Lithium Strength? Zacks
Feb-21-18 02:17PM  3 Stocks That Have Doubled and Still Have Room to Grow Motley Fool
Feb-17-18 12:03AM  [$$] Sale of $5bn lithium stake to test electric car hype Financial Times
Feb-12-18 05:05PM  Albemarle Corporation to present at JPMorgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference PR Newswire
Jan-30-18 02:58PM  Is Albemarle a Top Lithium Stock? 1 Analyst Thinks So Motley Fool
Jan-26-18 05:15PM  What Could Drive LyondellBasells Revenue in 4Q17? Market Realist
Jan-22-18 12:50PM  PPGs Performance Coatings Revenue and Margin Improve in 4Q17 Market Realist
07:33AM  Albemarle: S&P 500s Top Loser on January 18 Market Realist
Jan-21-18 06:15AM  Does Albemarle Corporations (NYSE:ALB) Debt Level Pose A Problem? Simply Wall St.
Jan-19-18 03:00PM  Can Anything Stop The Shale Surge?
09:30AM  Why Most Lithium Stocks Got Crushed on Thursday, With Albemarle Plunging 7.1% Motley Fool
Jan-18-18 05:05PM  Albemarle Announces Retirement of Matt Juneau, Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Investor Relations; Names Eric W. Norris As Successor PR Newswire -7.12%
04:40PM  Why BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Albemarle, and Adtran Slumped Today Motley Fool
04:22PM  Bank of New York Mellon and Albemarle skid while AES soars Associated Press
01:05PM  Can Praxair Meet Analysts Adjusted Earnings Per Share Estimate? Market Realist
Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals worldwide. Its Lithium and Advanced Materials segment offers lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and lithium specialties, as well as reagents, such as butyllithium and lithium aluminum hydride for applications in lithium batteries for consumer electronics and automobiles, high performance greases, thermoplastic elastomers for car tires, rubber soles, plastic bottles, catalysts for chemical reactions, organic synthesis processes, life science, pharmaceutical, and other markets. It also offers cesium products for the chemical and pharmaceutical markets; zirconium, barium, and titanium products for various pyrotechnical applications; technical services, such as the handling and use of reactive lithium products; and recycling services for lithium-containing by-products. In addition, this segment offers performance catalyst solutions comprising organometallics, polymer catalysts, and curatives for polyolefin polymers, packaging, non-packaging, films, injection molding, alpha-olefins, polyurethanes, epoxies, and engineered resins markets. Its Bromine Specialties segment offers bromine and bromine-based solutions for fire safety, chemical synthesis, mercury control, water purification, beef and poultry processing, and other industrial applications, as well as oil and gas well drilling, and completion fluids applications; and tertiary amines, biocides, disinfectants, and sanitizers. Its Refining Solutions segment offers clean fuels technologies, which is primarily composed of hydroprocessing catalysts; and fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts and additives for refining industry. It serves energy storage, petroleum refining, consumer electronics, construction, automotive, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, crop protection, and custom chemistry services markets. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
LaBauve Donald J. Jr.VP, Corporate Controller & CAOMay 08Option Exercise0.002,37505,752May 10 01:01 PM
Tozier ScottEVP & CFOFeb 23Option Exercise0.009,630047,683Feb 27 05:29 PM
NARWOLD KAREN GEVP, Chief Admin OfficerFeb 23Option Exercise0.007,490036,343Feb 27 05:26 PM
LaBauve Donald J. Jr.VP, Corporate Controller & CAOFeb 23Option Exercise0.001,60603,834Feb 27 05:24 PM
Juneau MatthewEVP, Corp Strategy & IRFeb 23Option Exercise0.006,420010,547Feb 27 05:25 PM
KISSAM LUTHER C IVChairman, President & CEOFeb 23Option Exercise0.0042,7980267,301Feb 27 05:25 PM
LaBauve Donald J. Jr.VP, Corporate Controller & CAOJan 01Option Exercise0.001,41002,734Jan 04 01:51 PM
KISSAM LUTHER C IVChairman, President & CEOJan 01Option Exercise0.0037,5940240,511Jan 04 01:51 PM
NARWOLD KAREN GEVP, Chief Admin OfficerJan 01Option Exercise0.005,640030,760Jan 04 01:50 PM
Juneau MatthewEVP, Corp Strategy and IRJan 01Option Exercise0.005,64006,000Jan 04 01:49 PM
Tozier ScottEVP & CFOJan 01Option Exercise0.008,460040,966Jan 04 01:50 PM
Juneau MatthewEVP, Corp Strategy & IRAug 24Sale115.775,397624,811360Aug 28 04:49 PM
NARWOLD KAREN GEVP, Chief Admin OfficerAug 23Option Exercise56.1611,500645,84036,620Aug 24 04:26 PM
NARWOLD KAREN GEVP, Chief Admin OfficerAug 23Sale115.9511,5001,333,42525,120Aug 24 04:26 PM
KISSAM LUTHER C IVChairman, President & CEOJul 07Option Exercise22.4550,0001,122,500252,917Jul 11 04:01 PM
Tozier ScottEVP & CFOJul 07Option Exercise56.1625,0001,404,00057,506Jul 11 04:08 PM
Tozier ScottEVP & CFOJul 07Sale110.1325,0002,753,25032,506Jul 11 04:08 PM
KISSAM LUTHER C IVChairman, President & CEOJul 07Sale110.0850,0005,504,000202,917Jul 11 04:01 PM