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ALB Albemarle Corporation daily Stock Chart
Albemarle Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E14.27 EPS (ttm)6.73 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand109.67M Perf Week-6.06%
Market Cap10.53B Forward P/E15.74 EPS next Y6.10 Insider Trans-2.75% Shs Float107.96M Perf Month-4.81%
Income747.50M PEG1.12 EPS next Q1.25 Inst Own94.30% Short Float12.32% Perf Quarter-0.95%
Sales3.29B P/S3.20 EPS this Y8.30% Inst Trans0.27% Short Ratio8.86 Perf Half Y-0.60%
Book/sh33.68 P/B2.85 EPS next Y13.13% ROA4.40% Target Price126.50 Perf Year-30.87%
Cash/sh8.28 P/C11.60 EPS next 5Y12.70% ROE8.90% 52W Range86.75 - 144.99 Perf YTD-24.90%
Dividend1.34 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y4.30% ROI10.40% 52W High-33.23% Beta1.64
Dividend %1.40% Quick Ratio1.60 Sales past 5Y4.00% Gross Margin36.50% 52W Low11.60% ATR2.31
Employees5400 Current Ratio2.20 Sales Q/Q15.80% Oper. Margin27.30% RSI (14)42.54 Volatility2.53% 2.24%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.44 EPS Q/Q196.50% Profit Margin10.20% Rel Volume0.51 Prev Close96.05
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.38 EarningsNov 07 AMC Payout42.50% Avg Volume1.50M Price96.81
Recom2.00 SMA20-4.38% SMA50-1.87% SMA200-4.07% Volume398,583 Change0.79%
Sep-04-18Upgrade SunTrust Hold → Buy
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
Oct-15-18 10:10AM  Can Albemarle (ALB) Keep the Earnings Surprise Streak Alive? Zacks
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Oct-11-18 01:40PM  Cal-Maine Foods to Acquire Assets of Featherland Egg Farms Zacks
Oct-10-18 12:46PM  Chile studying possible lithium trade on LME -mines minister Reuters
Oct-08-18 10:59AM  Albemarle shares drop after media report on Chile lithium quota Reuters
Oct-06-18 05:22PM  Chile regulator refuses to raise Albemarle lithium output quota -newspaper Reuters
Oct-05-18 08:41AM  5 Chemical Stocks That Are Poised for Solid Upside in Q4 Zacks
Oct-04-18 08:58AM  Chile weighs arbitration with top lithium producer Albemarle Reuters
Oct-03-18 07:08PM  Chile weighs arbitration with top lithium producer Albemarle Reuters
Oct-02-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to release third quarter 2018 earnings results on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 PR Newswire
Sep-27-18 04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation to Attend Benchmark Minerals Cathodes 2018 Conference PR Newswire
02:50PM  Albemarle eyes future as pure-play lithium market leader Reuters
02:15PM  Foreign-backed miner hopes to begin Chilean lithium project in 2020 Reuters
08:00AM  Bank of America and Albemarle Corporation Announce $20 Million Investment in Driving Economic Mobility in Charlotte Business Wire
05:00AM  Bank of America, Albemarle Corp. commit $20M to economic mobility in Charlotte American City Business Journals
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Sep-25-18 12:06PM  Valvoline (VVV) Unit Opens VIOC Service Center in Uniondale Zacks
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Sep-20-18 10:00AM  SQM vs. Albemarle vs. FMC Corp.: Which Had the Best Lithium Results in Q2? Motley Fool
Sep-19-18 07:36AM  5 Reasons to Add Albemarle (ALB) Stock to Your Portfolio Now Zacks
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Sep-17-18 10:27AM  GRAPHIC-Solid demand to underpin lithium as price slides in 2018 Reuters
Sep-14-18 11:55AM  Chilean lawmakers study extra tax for copper, lithium mines Reuters
Sep-13-18 09:31AM  US Shale-Linked Chemical Spending Hits $200B: 5 Stocks to Buy Zacks
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10:20AM  Why Is Albemarle (ALB) Down 2.4% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Sep-05-18 08:38PM  Why Lithium Stock SQM Dropped 11.7% in August Motley Fool
01:06PM  Exclusive - Lithium producer Albemarle eyes buying rival if IPO stumbles: source Reuters
11:55AM  Lithium producer Albemarle eyes buying rival if IPO stumbles -source Reuters
Aug-30-18 09:32AM  Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market Reuters
07:00AM  FOCUS-Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market Reuters
03:07AM  Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market Reuters
01:00AM  FOCUS-Inside Albemarle's quest to reinvent the lithium market Reuters
Aug-29-18 12:12PM  In Chilean desert, global thirst for lithium is fueling a 'water war' Reuters
Aug-28-18 11:47PM  [$$] Trio of lithium IPOs will test investors view of market Financial Times
04:15PM  Albemarle Corporation Appoints International Leader, Ellen Lenny-Pessagno, as Chile Country Manager PR Newswire
02:04PM  What Does Albemarle Corporations (NYSE:ALB) Ownership Structure Look Like? Simply Wall St.
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Aug-24-18 01:38PM  Chile's SQM expects lithium prices to dip in second half Reuters
Aug-23-18 09:26AM  How North Carolina is not making the grade American City Business Journals
Aug-22-18 01:55AM  Edited Transcript of ALB earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-18 1:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
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Aug-10-18 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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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
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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
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Jun-22-18 11:13AM  Why Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) Delivered An Inferior ROE Compared To The Industry Simply Wall St.
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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
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Jun-08-18 10:24AM  Albemarle (ALB) Down 6% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
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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
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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
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
NARWOLD KAREN GEVP, Chief Admin OfficerSep 04Sale97.113,100301,04130,242Sep 06 04:03 PM
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