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  • Price (USD)93.56
  • Today's Change0.99 / 1.07%
  • Shares traded740.64k
  • 1 Year change39.37%
  • Beta1.3364
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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 and Advanced Materials, Bromine Specialties and Refining Solutions. Lithium and Advanced Materials segment consist of two product categories: Lithium and Performance Catalyst Solutions. The bromine and bromine-based business includes products used in fire safety solutions and other specialty chemicals applications. The Company serves various end markets, including petroleum refining, consumer electronics, energy storage, construction, automotive, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, crop protection, food safety and custom chemistry services. As of December 31, 2016, the Company and its joint ventures operated 31 production and research and development (R&D) facilities, as well as a number of administrative and sales offices, around the world.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)3.38bn
  • Net income in USD438.29m
  • Incorporated1993
  • Employees6.00k
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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
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CF Industries Holdings, Inc.4.26bn378.00m6.00bn3.00k16.,420,667.004.172.365.843.0623.3023.2512.137.341.404.360.4152127.403.64-0.654561.11-18.73-25.903.71
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd3.84bn76.60m6.02bn13.00k78.874.9614.551.570.32420.324216.315.150.5754.465.27274,400.001.162.371.362.8633.2535.992.033.452.251.860.76160.00-4.550.409727.9555.49-9.80--
Mosaic Co8.67bn-1.12bn7.14bn12.60k--0.8409--0.8235-2.96-2.9622.7722.400.43733.4312.38688,293.60-5.301.20-6.251.357.6013.74-12.112.620.67510.21950.375105.69-7.10-0.3324-327.11--6.49-29.43
Scotts Miracle-Gro Co3.74bn326.70m9.04bn5.60k28.219.0521.592.425.745.7366.1217.891.024.883.95667,678.608.918.0412.4110.4333.0534.518.758.221.166.810.631854.9418.504.13408.3724.56-13.514.82
Albemarle Corporation3.38bn438.29m9.95bn6.00k22.712.4716.202.954.124.1231.7237.850.36962.705.91562,534.204.295.425.196.5833.3234.9511.6014.181.016.640.456935.606.357.98-20.6121.3250.4311.75
Eastman Chemical Company8.70bn577.00m11.73bn14.50k20.591.9510.071.354.214.2163.5044.500.53964.247.91599,655.203.625.804.186.6423.2225.226.729.631.125.620.501432.87-8.65-0.539-28.400.2656-6.4512.12
Nordson Corporation2.15bn333.74m12.11bn7.58k36.496.8427.235.645.725.7236.8030.500.58763.364.30283,418.109.1310.1710.2411.8453.6654.6815.5414.752.2213.190.4222.33-2.685.19-3.926.748.0713.48
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc5.10bn422.62m12.15bn13.60k30.542.0316.122.383.723.7244.8556.000.38712.595.08374,794.403.236.233.607.2440.8642.968.3311.211.375.230.417254.7529.2310.7223.621.9011.0712.38
Celanese Corporation5.67bn645.00m13.88bn7.71k22.005.5813.692.455.335.2247.0321.020.59664.266.67735,156.906.879.408.9611.9323.2825.4811.5113.770.7418--0.584428.36-11.99-1.53-28.806.34-11.4120.88
FMC Corp4.62bn550.10m13.88bn6.40k25.464.9219.673.014.213.6535.3521.780.46592.221.95721,390.605.563.257.964.4544.8940.6011.937.241.175.850.553548.297.577.181.0513.04-8.7816.83
Data as of Oct 20 2020. Currency figures normalised to Albemarle Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

45.54%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 202012.15m11.43%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20207.38m6.94%
Franklin Advisers, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20205.97m5.61%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Jun 20205.34m5.02%
PRIMECAP Management Co.as of 30 Jun 20205.19m4.88%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 30 Jun 20204.42m4.16%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLCas of 30 Jun 20202.31m2.17%
Shapiro Capital Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20202.07m1.94%
Putnam Investment Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20201.82m1.71%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 30 Jun 20201.77m1.67%
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