Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (USD)216.45
  • Today's Change-5.80 / -2.61%
  • Shares traded981.83k
  • 1 Year change+155.13%
  • Beta1.5940
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About the company

Albemarle Corporation is a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly-engineered specialty chemicals. The Company operates through three segments: Lithium, Bromine Specialties and Catalysts. The Lithium segment develops lithium-based materials for a wide range of industries and end markets. It develops and manufactures a broad range of basic lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and value-added lithium specialties and reagents. The Company's Bromine Specialties segment is focused on bromine and bromine-based business, which includes products used in fire safety solutions and other specialty chemicals applications. The Catalysts segment consists of three main product lines: Clean Fuels Technologies, which is primarily composed of hydroprocessing catalysts (HPC) together with isomerization and akylation catalysts; fluidized catalytic cracking (FCC) catalysts and additives; and performance catalyst solutions (PCS).

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)3.23bn
  • Net income in USD703.21m
  • Incorporated1993
  • Employees5.90k
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Mosaic Co9.94bn1.42bn14.00bn12.62k10.041.356.071.413.673.6725.9227.210.49083.8512.27787,564.407.300.898.991.0219.6612.2514.881.990.675--0.298101.11-2.52-0.4849160.19-8.473.19-28.56
Nordson Corporation2.32bn362.38m14.23bn6.80k39.666.9030.,278.209.689.5910.7811.0955.5654.4915.6114.501.7623.240.289823.97-3.334.67-27.033.40-4.0311.20
Eastman Chemical Company9.37bn321.00m14.33bn14.50k45.242.4115.661.532.332.3368.5743.780.58434.848.53646,206.902.075.332.396.0824.6124.563.549.091.416.090.479338.54-8.63-2.56-37.02-10.83-10.0910.53
Celanese Corporation7.00bn2.53bn17.25bn7.66k7.104.545.952.4721.8721.8160.6034.180.67534.707.19913,815.6024.4412.7932.4916.2927.8525.4236.2019.391.38--0.467922.26-10.20-0.0671132.7545.52-6.8916.61
Albemarle Corporation3.23bn703.21m25.99bn5.90k36.034.2228.,322.406.485.087.476.1331.9535.1421.0213.901.4410.660.243132.79-12.832.05-29.534.4430.165.86
LyondellBasell Industries NV35.36bn4.09bn32.14bn19.20k7.853.055.900.90912.2412.23105.7831.461.036.739.451,841,458.0011.9212.7014.2615.5718.1216.8211.6010.571.22100.250.570941.49-20.08-3.25-58.14-20.486.226.68
PPG Industries, Inc.15.68bn1.52bn35.17bn46.90k23.235.6317.012.246.386.3865.6726.300.7744.595.08334,371.007.626.8310.469.2742.4443.769.857.850.951220.630.527540.00-8.66-0.5782-15.04-4.23-6.708.22
Data as of Sep 28 2021. Currency figures normalised to Albemarle Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

39.27%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 202112.91m11.04%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Jun 20215.84m4.99%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20215.78m4.95%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 30 Jun 20214.62m3.95%
Franklin Advisers, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20214.03m3.44%
PRIMECAP Management Co.as of 30 Jun 20213.52m3.01%
Global X Management Co. LLCas of 30 Jun 20212.65m2.27%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.as of 30 Jun 20212.60m2.23%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20212.02m1.73%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLCas of 30 Jun 20211.94m1.66%
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Data from 30 Jun 2021 - 30 Jun 2021Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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