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

Element Solutions Inc. (ESI): $18.37

-0.30 (-1.61%)

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ESI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $18.37 52-week high $22.14
Prev. close $18.67 52-week low $15.31
Day low $18.32 Volume 1,786,276
Day high $18.84 Avg. volume 1,207,642
50-day MA $18.28 Dividend yield 1.71%
200-day MA $18.69 Market Cap 4.43B

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  • Quality is the dimension where ESI ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 74.09% of US stocks.
  • ESI's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • ESI's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 19.66% of US stocks).

ESI Stock Summary

  • ESI's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 186.79 -- higher than 86.88% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Of note is the ratio of ELEMENT SOLUTIONS INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 76.78% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, ESI is more volatile than merely 10.49% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to ESI, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ARTW, NVT, JHX, CYAN, and AVNS.
  • 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

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, ESI's price/earnings ratio is 94.57% higher, now standing at 25.1.
  • ESI's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.2 over the prior 116 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ESI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ESI 2023-05-17 1.8 1.9 25.1 19.6
ESI 2023-05-16 1.8 1.8 24.6 19.3
ESI 2023-05-15 1.8 1.8 24.7 19.3
ESI 2023-05-12 1.7 1.8 24.5 19.2
ESI 2023-05-11 1.8 1.8 24.7 19.3
ESI 2023-05-10 1.8 1.8 24.6 19.3

ESI Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 16.33%.
  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -25.91%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at -49.54%.
Over the past 15 months, ESI's revenue has gone up $259,900,000.

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
2022-12-31 2,549.4 295.9 187.2
2022-09-30 2,622.5 317.1 178.4
2022-06-30 2,620.2 281.7 161.2
2022-03-31 2,529.9 287.8 177.1
2021-12-31 2,399.8 326 203.3
2021-09-30 2,289.5 286 229.3

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)

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 Inc Declares Q2 Dividend of $0.08 Per Share

MIAMI, May 22, 2023--Element Solutions Inc (NYSE: ESI) announced today that its board has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share of the company's common stock. The declared dividend will be paid on June 15, 2023 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 1, 2023.

Yahoo | May 22, 2023

Is It Time To Consider Buying Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI)?

Element Solutions Inc ( NYSE:ESI ), is not the largest company out there, but it received a lot of attention from a...

Yahoo | May 14, 2023

Q1 2023 Element Solutions Inc Earnings Call

Q1 2023 Element Solutions Inc Earnings Call

Yahoo | April 28, 2023

As Element Solutions Inc (NYSE:ESI) drops to US$4.2b market cap, insiders might rethink their US$20m stock purchase earlier this year

The recent price decline of 4.8% in Element Solutions Inc's ( NYSE:ESI ) stock may have disappointed insiders who...

Yahoo | April 27, 2023

Element Solutions (ESI) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Sales Lag

Element Solutions (ESI) faces headwinds from the weakening of demand in smartphones and the broader electronic supply chain in Q1.

Yahoo | April 27, 2023

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ESI Price Returns

1-mo 1.21%
3-mo -11.26%
6-mo -6.20%
1-year N/A
3-year 74.61%
5-year 57.67%
YTD 1.39%
2022 -23.91%
2021 38.51%
2020 52.36%
2019 13.07%
2018 4.13%

ESI Dividends

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