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

Valhi, Inc. (VHI)

Today's Latest Price: $11.36 USD

0.31 (-2.66%)

Updated Jun 5 5:05pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 68 in Chemicals

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VHI Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 5.81, Valhi Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about merely 6.82% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • VHI's price/sales ratio is 0.16; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 6.71% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, VHI is more volatile than 98.83% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Valhi Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be GT, SPLP, FLL, CMLS, and CTB.
  • VHI's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Valhi Inc's official web site, go to
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VHI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $11.36 52-week high $38.04
Prev. close $11.67 52-week low $9.12
Day low $11.26 Volume 78,806
Day high $12.88 Avg. volume 17,848
50-day MA $10.80 Dividend yield 8.45%
200-day MA $18.58 Market Cap 321.01M

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.

VHI Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

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Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for VHI, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Valhi Inc ranked in the 80th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for VHI, they are:

  • 29% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 12.76% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • Valhi Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than merely 15.08% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Basic Materials), Valhi Inc has a reliance on debt greater than 90.37% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

BLD, ODC, RS, HDSN, and CF can be thought of as valuation peers to VHI, in the sense that they are in the Basic Materials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest VHI News From Around the Web

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

Do Hedge Funds Love Valhi, Inc. (VHI)?

At the end of February we announced the arrival of the first US recession since 2009 and we predicted that the market will decline by at least 20% in (Recession is Imminent: We Need A Travel Ban NOW). In these volatile markets we scrutinize hedge fund filings to get a reading on which direction each […]

Yahoo | June 5, 2020


Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:  VHI) announced that at its annual stockholder meeting held today, its stockholders approved a reverse stock split of the company’s common stock and that, following the stockholder approval, its board of directors established a reverse stock split ratio of 1-for-12. The reverse stock split is expected to occur on June 1, 2020, with trading to begin on a split-adjusted basis on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the market open on June 2, 2020. Trading in the common stock will continue on the NYSE under the symbol “VHI” but the security will be assigned a new CUSIP number.

Yahoo | May 28, 2020

Here's How P/E Ratios Can Help Us Understand Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI)

Today, we'll introduce the concept of the P/E ratio for those who are learning about investing. We'll show how you can...

Yahoo | May 28, 2020


Dallas, Texas, May 07, 2020 -- Valhi, Inc. (NYSE: VHI) reported net income attributable to Valhi stockholders of $24.4 million, or $.07 per diluted share, in the first quarter.

Yahoo | May 7, 2020


Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:  VHI) announced today that, as disclosed in its proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 7, 2020, its stockholders will vote on a proposal to approve a reverse stock split of Valhi’s common stock at a reverse stock split ratio of 1-for-8, 1-for-10 or 1-for-12, as determined by its board of directors following stockholder approval, at its annual meeting of stockholders scheduled to be held on May 28, 2020. As disclosed in the proxy statement, Valhi’s controlling stockholder has indicated its intention to have its shares represented at the meeting and to vote its shares in favor of the reverse stock split proposal, in which case the proposal will be approved. The company expects to effect the reverse stock split promptly following the...

Yahoo | April 24, 2020

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VHI Price Returns

1-mo 21.32%
3-mo -24.27%
6-mo -48.07%
1-year -54.39%
3-year -68.70%
5-year -82.19%
YTD -48.62%
2019 0.36%
2018 -68.02%
2017 82.77%
2016 168.04%
2015 -78.58%

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