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  • Price (USD)104.41
  • Today's Change1.52 / 1.48%
  • Shares traded259.84k
  • 1 Year change-8.87%
  • Beta1.3882
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About the company

Celanese Corporation (Celanese) is a technology and specialty materials company. The Company's segments include Advanced Engineered Materials, Consumer Specialties, Industrial Specialties, Acetyl Intermediates and Other Activities. The Advanced Engineered Materials segment includes the Company's engineered materials business and certain affiliates. The Consumer Specialties segment includes the Company's cellulose derivatives and food ingredients businesses, which serve consumer-driven applications. The Industrial Specialties segment includes the Company's emulsion polymers and ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) polymers businesses. The Acetyl Intermediates segment includes the Company's intermediate chemistry business, which produces and supplies acetyl products, including acetic acid, vinyl acetate monomer (VAM), acetic anhydride and acetate esters. The Company has operations in North America, Europe and Asia. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had 30 global production facilities.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)6.99bn
  • Net income in USD1.18bn
  • Incorporated2004
  • Employees7.68k
  • Location
    Celanese Corp222 Las Colinas Blvd W Ste 900NIRVING 75039-5467United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (972) 443-4000
  • Fax+1 (302) 655-5049
  • Websitehttps://www.celanese.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
CE:NYQ since
Linde PLC-Synthesis Gas Production UnitDeal completed15 Jan 201915 Jan 2019Deal completed10.21%--
Next Polymers LtdDeal completed11 Oct 201811 Oct 2018Deal completed3.90%--
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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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Nordson Corporation2.20bn322.70m7.65bn7.54k23.635.0817.273.405.515.5037.5525.610.62723.544.39291,874.609.2010.4610.7012.2554.4954.8914.6714.511.5310.010.483821.429.087.8820.329.9213.7214.69
Mosaic Co9.55bn558.50m8.74bn12.90k15.510.81375.970.9031.441.4424.6627.480.46723.4512.73740,565.902.743.483.133.9216.3916.145.877.510.65673.520.304945.3529.39--34.17------
CF Industries Holdings, Inc.4.47bn333.00m9.53bn2.90k31.943.457.492.271.441.3719.3413.340.3388.3317.511,542,414.003.583.614.934.5021.1725.9210.6010.901.173.840.453269.387.24-4.15330.08-26.89-12.5222.22
Eastman Chemical Company9.92bn979.00m10.08bn14.50k10.491.716.291.016.877.0270.0142.180.60654.697.12684,413.806.015.956.976.8224.9125.069.919.570.78537.060.521930.116.301.661.44-1.871.5913.30
FMC Corp4.71bn611.20m10.52bn7.30k17.633.8113.342.234.533.3334.8420.970.46872.391.91645,095.906.193.348.884.6544.9538.8213.216.930.91898.080.529341.8964.244.06183.097.59-1.564.10
Celanese Corporation6.99bn1.18bn13.19bn7.68k11.794.338.591.898.848.8652.5124.070.72245.176.30909,812.6012.228.9715.6411.2227.3225.1016.9212.791.03--0.516726.0716.531.9127.381.82-2.2231.70
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc4.34bn353.84m16.17bn13.00k39.132.5827.543.653.803.5444.9657.600.48562.815.00334,154.803.968.554.4610.1841.6243.758.1512.321.584.610.418247.0017.036.14-13.781.275.2714.71
Data as of Jun 18 2019. Currency figures normalised to Celanese Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

49.31%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201913.98m11.04%
Dodge & Coxas of 31 Mar 201910.81m8.54%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 20196.60m5.21%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20196.04m4.77%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)as of 31 Mar 20195.84m4.62%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Mar 20194.59m3.62%
Wellington Management Co. LLPas of 31 Mar 20194.50m3.56%
GMT Capital Corp.as of 31 Mar 20193.50m2.76%
Lyrical Asset Management LPas of 31 Mar 20193.47m2.74%
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (Investment Management)as of 31 Mar 20193.11m2.45%
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