Valhi, Inc. (VHI): Price and Financial Metrics

Valhi, Inc. (VHI): $25.01

-0.89 (-3.44%)

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  • VHI scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 99.87% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for VHI is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • VHI ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 34th percentile.

VHI Stock Summary

  • VALHI INC's stock had its IPO on June 4, 1986, making it an older stock than 93.33% of US equities in our set.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for VALHI INC is higher than just 9.04% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • VHI's price/sales ratio is 0.28; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 7.38% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to VALHI INC, a group of peers worth examining would be LIVE, TCS, GEF, FTCH, and SIF.
  • Visit VHI's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

VHI Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, VHI's price/sales ratio is 84.62% lower, now standing at 0.3.
  • VHI's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.5 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VHI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VHI 2023-01-24 0.3 0.8 4.7 2.5
VHI 2023-01-23 0.3 0.8 4.6 2.5
VHI 2023-01-20 0.3 0.8 4.5 2.4
VHI 2023-01-19 0.3 0.7 4.3 2.3
VHI 2023-01-18 0.3 0.8 4.5 2.4
VHI 2023-01-17 0.3 0.8 4.6 2.4

VHI Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 40.42%.
  • The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 134.1%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at 27.67%.
Over the past 33 months, VHI's revenue has gone up $613,900,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 2,552.3 298.4 151.6
2022-06-30 2,564.9 410.8 164.4
2022-03-31 2,448.4 380.3 157.8
2021-12-31 2,335.4 459.7 127.2
2021-09-30 2,152.4 296.2 99.7
2021-06-30 2,021.6 222.9 76.1

VHI'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.
  • VHI has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 55.92% of graded US stocks.
  • VHI's asset turnover comes in at 0.711 -- ranking 35th of 90 Chemicals stocks.
  • NL, LXU, and WDFC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with VHI.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.711 0.225 0.047
2021-03-31 0.672 0.222 0.039
2020-12-31 0.673 0.235 0.045
2020-09-30 0.646 0.237 0.040
2020-06-30 0.663 0.245 0.047
2020-03-31 0.710 0.247 0.051

VHI Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VHI, see our VHI 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 $26.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2.5 (Moderate Sell)

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VHI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $25.01 52-week high $54.06
Prev. close $25.90 52-week low $20.83
Day low $24.97 Volume 17,600
Day high $26.15 Avg. volume 19,211
50-day MA $23.42 Dividend yield 1.28%
200-day MA $33.46 Market Cap 707.26M

Valhi, Inc. (VHI) Company Bio

Valhi, Inc. engages in the chemicals, component products, waste management, and real estate businesses worldwide. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Valhi: A Substantially Undervalued Stock

Company Overview

Valhi, Inc. (VHI) is a holding company that operates through subsidiaries such as NL Industries (NL), Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (KRO), The LandWell Company, and CompX International Inc. (CIX). Upon merger with a subsidiary of Contran, Lisa K. Simmons and the family trust became significant stake owners in the company.

The company manages its operations through three main segments, which are as follows.


Enthusiastic Investors Club on Seeking Alpha | January 25, 2023

High Dividend 50: Kronos Worldwide

Kronos Worldwide is one of the most loyal dividend payers in the specialty chemicals industry, even though this is a tricky industry to navigate. | January 11, 2023

Does Valhi (NYSE:VHI) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

The excitement of investing in a company that can reverse its fortunes is a big draw for some speculators, so even...

Yahoo | December 30, 2022

Valhi and Amyris among major Energy/Material gainers; Century Aluminum leads losers

Gainers: Graphex Group (GRFX) +8%. Valhi (VHI) +8%

Seeking Alpha | December 5, 2022

Valhi (NYSE:VHI) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.08

Valhi, Inc. ( NYSE:VHI ) will pay a dividend of $0.08 on the 22nd of December. This means the annual payment will be...

Yahoo | November 21, 2022

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VHI Price Returns

1-mo 13.68%
3-mo -7.79%
6-mo -51.51%
1-year -4.79%
3-year 32.88%
5-year -60.34%
YTD 13.68%
2022 -22.66%
2021 91.70%
2020 -30.01%
2019 0.36%
2018 -68.02%

VHI Dividends

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