Element Solutions Inc. (ESI): Price and Financial Metrics

Element Solutions Inc. (ESI): $21.29

0.36 (+1.72%)

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  • ESI scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 79.66% of US stocks.
  • ESI's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • ESI's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 35.47% of US stocks).

ESI Stock Summary

  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 25.83%, Element Solutions Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 76.61% of about US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, ESI has reported earnings growth of 113.25%, putting it ahead of 82.45% of US stocks in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, ESI is more volatile than only 9.02% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Element Solutions Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be UCTT, KIDS, VSTO, CCF, and MTX.
  • Visit ESI's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.elementsolutionsinc.com.

ESI Valuation Summary

  • ESI's price/sales ratio is 2.6; this is 13.04% higher than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 96 months, ESI's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 7.5.
  • Over the past 96 months, ESI's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 7.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ESI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ESI 2021-09-03 2.6 2.3 24.3 24.3
ESI 2021-09-02 2.6 2.3 24.4 24.4
ESI 2021-09-01 2.6 2.3 24.6 24.6
ESI 2021-08-31 2.6 2.3 24.5 24.5
ESI 2021-08-30 2.7 2.3 25.2 25.0
ESI 2021-08-27 2.7 2.3 25.3 25.1

ESI Growth Metrics

    The 4 year price growth rate now stands at 6.99%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 12.8%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at -52.85%.
Over the past 15 months, ESI's revenue has gone up $628,000,000.

The table below shows ESI's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 2,399.8 326 203.3
2021-09-30 2,289.5 286 229.3
2021-06-30 2,150.8 264.3 229.3
2021-03-31 1,951.2 247.4 149.4
2020-12-31 1,853.7 261.3 75.7
2020-09-30 1,771.8 250.8 120.2

ESI's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ESI has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 56.72% of graded US stocks.
  • ESI's asset turnover comes in at 0.487 -- ranking 60th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • RYAM, FMC, and ADES are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with ESI.

The table below shows ESI's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.487 0.413 0.138
2021-06-30 0.480 0.421 0.121
2021-03-31 0.446 0.425 0.106
2020-12-31 0.421 0.424 0.063
2020-09-30 0.407 0.426 0.076
2020-06-30 0.405 0.430 0.103

ESI Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ESI, see our ESI price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $27.38 Average Broker Recommendation 1.56 (Moderate Buy)

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ESI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $21.29 52-week high $26.92
Prev. close $20.93 52-week low $19.29
Day low $21.07 Volume 732,400
Day high $21.30 Avg. volume 1,289,117
50-day MA $20.98 Dividend yield 1.5%
200-day MA $22.62 Market Cap 5.27B

Element Solutions Inc. (ESI) Company Bio

Element Solutions Inc. (formerly Platform Specialty Products) is a global, diversified producer of high-technology specialty chemicals and provider of technical services. The business involves the formulation of a broad range of solutions-oriented specialty chemicals, which are sold into multiple industries, including agrochemical, animal health, electronics, graphic arts, plating, and offshore oil production and drilling. The company was founded in 1922 and is based in Miami, Florida.

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Latest ESI News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Element Solutions Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ESI as an investment opportunity.

Element Solutions' (ESI) CEO Ben Gliklich on Q4 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Element Solutions Inc. (ESI) Q4 2021 Earnings Conference Call February 23, 2022 8:30 AM ET Company Participants Varun Gokarn – Senior Director of Strategy and Finance Sir Martin Franklin – Executive Chairman Ben Gliklich – Chief Executive Officer Carey Dorman – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Mike Harris –...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | February 23, 2022

Element Solutions (ESI) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimate

Element Solutions' (ESI) Q4 results benefit from an increase in net sales in both segments.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Element Solutions (ESI) Surpasses Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Element Solutions (ESI) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.90% and 8.27%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

Element Solutions Inc Announces 2021 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

MIAMI, February 22, 2022--Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) ("Element Solutions" or the "Company"), a global and diversified specialty chemicals company, today announced its financial results from continuing operations for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2021.

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

Newmont (NEM) Gears Up for Q4 Earnings: Factors At Play

Newmont's (NEM) Q4 results are expected to reflect the benefits of sequentially higher gold prices and higher grades across a number of mines.

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

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ESI Price Returns

1-mo -0.05%
3-mo -13.70%
6-mo -9.92%
1-year -8.14%
3-year 124.94%
5-year 71.42%
YTD -12.03%
2021 38.51%
2020 52.36%
2019 13.07%
2018 4.13%
2017 1.12%

ESI Dividends

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