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ALB Albemarle Corporation daily Stock Chart
Albemarle Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E14.17 EPS (ttm)6.73 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand111.07M Perf Week-3.11%
Market Cap10.60B Forward P/E15.66 EPS next Y6.10 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float110.31M Perf Month-0.80%
Income747.50M PEG1.12 EPS next Q1.25 Inst Own91.90% Short Float12.16% Perf Quarter-9.04%
Sales3.29B P/S3.22 EPS this Y8.30% Inst Trans2.30% Short Ratio8.76 Perf Half Y-14.97%
Book/sh33.68 P/B2.83 EPS next Y13.35% ROA4.40% Target Price126.10 Perf Year-14.87%
Cash/sh8.18 P/C11.67 EPS next 5Y12.70% ROE8.90% 52W Range86.75 - 144.99 Perf YTD-25.37%
Dividend1.34 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y4.30% ROI10.40% 52W High-34.17% Beta1.72
Dividend %1.40% Quick Ratio1.60 Sales past 5Y4.00% Gross Margin36.50% 52W Low10.02% ATR2.59
Employees5400 Current Ratio2.20 Sales Q/Q15.80% Oper. Margin27.30% RSI (14)51.68 Volatility2.52% 2.56%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.44 EPS Q/Q196.50% Profit Margin10.20% Rel Volume0.87 Prev Close97.06
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.38 EarningsAug 07 AMC Payout42.50% Avg Volume1.53M Price95.44
Recom2.00 SMA201.25% SMA501.15% SMA200-11.74% Volume1,334,862 Change-1.67%
Jul-03-18Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy
Jun-25-18Initiated BofA/Merrill Buy $115
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
Aug-10-18 02:00PM  Edited Transcript of ALB earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-18 1:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
12:11PM  Peru president expects lithium, uranium mining laws passed in 6 months Reuters
09:21AM  Strong Lithium Sales Power Albemarle's Second-Quarter Earnings (Again) Motley Fool
Aug-09-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Attend 2018 Seaport Global Chemicals & Basic Materials Conference PR Newswire
11:42AM  A deep dive with $500M on the line: Piedmont Lithium zeroes in on Charlotte region for mining operation American City Business Journals
11:41AM  Albemarle considers reopening lithium mine in Charlotte region American City Business Journals
11:41AM  How mining in Charlotte region could impact global demand in rising market American City Business Journals
08:49AM  Albemarle (ALB) Looks Good: Stock Adds 6.4% in Session Zacks
Aug-08-18 03:48PM  China retaliates with additional tariffs on $16B worth of US goods Yahoo Finance +6.42%
02:56PM  Albemarle Corporation (ALB) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
10:12AM  Albemarle boosts stock buyback to $500 million; shares jump Reuters
09:35AM  Stocks Dip On Trade War Chatter; CVS Health Backstops S&P 500 Investor's Business Daily
07:19AM  Albemarle (ALB) Tops Q2 Earnings Estimates, Raises FY18 View Zacks
07:00AM  Albemarle Corporation to Host Earnings Call ACCESSWIRE
Aug-07-18 10:26PM  Albemarle triples quarterly profit on rising lithium sales Reuters
05:45PM  Albemarle (ALB) Surpasses Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks
04:40PM  Albemarle: 2Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:30PM  Albemarle quarterly profit nearly triples on strong lithium sales Reuters
04:15PM  Albemarle reports strong growth and raises guidance - Lithium powers ahead PR Newswire
Aug-06-18 09:30AM  Chemical Stock Earnings to Watch on Aug 7: ALB, IFF, VSM Zacks
Aug-03-18 07:21AM  Can Lithium Help Albemarle (ALB) Beat Earnings Again in Q2? Zacks
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Aug-02-18 10:43AM  10 Lithium Stocks to Buy Despite the Markets Irrationality InvestorPlace
Jul-26-18 03:01PM  Outgoing Albemarle executive to join Chilean cobalt miner Reuters
07:45AM  Free Daily Technical Summary Reports on Albemarle and Three Other Specialty Chemicals Stocks ACCESSWIRE
06:45AM  Albemarle Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Jul-25-18 05:42PM  Outgoing Albemarle executive to join Chilean cobalt miner Reuters
04:15PM  Albemarle Announces Leadership Changes for Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations and Treasury PR Newswire
06:45AM  Albemarle Corporation Announces Netha Johnson as President, Bromine Specialties PR Newswire
06:45AM  Albemarle Announces Changes to Global Business Unit Leadership PR Newswire
01:44AM  Tianqi board backs major expansion at Australian lithium mine Reuters
Jul-16-18 01:56PM  Why Shares of Albemarle Corporation Have Plunged 26% So Far in 2018 Motley Fool
Jul-11-18 07:48AM  Jim Cramer Weighs In On Albemarle, PayPal, Goodyear And More Benzinga
Jul-10-18 07:04PM  Cramer's lightning round: It's time to buy into lithium p... CNBC Videos
06:51PM  Cramer's lightning round: It's time to buy into lithium play Albemarle CNBC
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Jul-09-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to release second quarter 2018 earnings results on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 PR Newswire
Jul-03-18 11:21AM  Lithium maker Albemarle shares surge 4.4% after Goldman upgrades to buy MarketWatch
Jun-25-18 07:35AM  Sinopec, Albemarle Ink Non-Binding Accord for Hydrocracking Zacks
02:35AM  Tantalum miner threatens expansion at Australia's biggest lithium mine Reuters
Jun-23-18 11:53AM  Cramer Remix: The best way to play the stress test result... CNBC Videos
Jun-22-18 11:13AM  Why Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) Delivered An Inferior ROE Compared To The Industry Simply Wall St.
Jun-21-18 08:19AM  3 Growth Stocks I'd Buy Right Now Motley Fool
07:03AM  Free Daily Technical Summary Reports on Albemarle and Three Other Specialty Chemicals Stocks ACCESSWIRE
Jun-20-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation, Sinopec Catalyst Company and Sinopec Fushun Research Institute of Petroleum and Petrochemicals Sign Heads of Agreement in Field of Hydrocracking PR Newswire
Jun-16-18 07:00PM  Why There Wont Be An OPEC For Battery Metals
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
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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
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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
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