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

Element Solutions Inc. (ESI): $21.35

-0.35 (-1.61%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where ESI ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 80.22% of US stocks.
  • ESI's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 47 weeks.
  • ESI's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 54.32% of US stocks).

ESI Stock Summary

  • ESI has a higher market value than 71.86% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $5,392,029,494.
  • With a one year PEG ratio of 122.67, Element Solutions Inc is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 80.35% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Element Solutions Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 75.14% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Element Solutions Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be MSON, ARTW, EPC, CSL, and CNMD.
  • ESI's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Element Solutions Inc's official 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 2 year price growth rate now stands at -1.35%.
  • The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at -35.41%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 21.51%.
ESI's revenue has moved up $70,040,000 over the prior 70 months.

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
2021-06-30 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
2020-06-30 1,759 249.2 77.3
2020-03-31 1,828.7 203.6 77.6

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 72.1% of graded US stocks.
  • ESI's asset turnover comes in at 0.48 -- ranking 60th of 90 Chemicals stocks.
  • WLKP, LXFR, and GCP 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
2021-06-30 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
2020-03-31 0.416 0.431 0.098

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 $21.35 52-week high $24.70
Prev. close $21.70 52-week low $10.22
Day low $21.23 Volume 683,380
Day high $21.68 Avg. volume 1,588,081
50-day MA $23.01 Dividend yield 1.11%
200-day MA $20.58 Market Cap 5.28B

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) Up 27% YTD: What's Driving the Stock?

Element Solutions (ESI) is benefiting from strategic acquisitions, cost discipline, and strong demand in the high-end electronics business.

Yahoo | September 7, 2021

Element Solutions (ESI) Wraps Up Acquisition of Coventya

Element (ESI) completes the acquisition of Coventya. The buyout is expected to add considerable synergies and new growth opportunities.

Yahoo | September 2, 2021

Element Solutions Inc Announces Closing of Coventya Acquisition

MIAMI, September 01, 2021--Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) ("Element Solutions" or the "Company"), a global and diversified specialty chemicals company, announced today that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Coventya Holding SAS ("Coventya"), a global provider of specialty chemicals for the surface finishing industry. Coventya joins MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions and will be reported within the Company’s Industrial & Specialty segment.

Yahoo | September 1, 2021

Element Solutions (ESI) Down 1.6% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Element Solutions (ESI) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | August 27, 2021

Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) Passed Our Checks, And It's About To Pay A US$0.06 Dividend

It looks like Element Solutions Inc ( NYSE:ESI ) is about to go ex-dividend in the next three days. Typically, the...

Yahoo | August 27, 2021

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ESI Price Returns

1-mo -8.84%
3-mo -7.34%
6-mo 8.66%
1-year 91.17%
3-year 68.77%
5-year 152.65%
YTD 21.39%
2020 52.36%
2019 13.07%
2018 4.13%
2017 1.12%
2016 -23.54%

ESI Dividends

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