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Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

Stock Price: $153.48 USD -7.42 (-4.61%)
Updated Feb 25, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $151.46 -2.02 (-1.32%) Feb 25, 7:57 PM
Market Cap 17.76B
Revenue (ttm) 3.13B
Net Income (ttm) 375.76M
Shares Out 106.40M
EPS (ttm) 3.52
PE Ratio 43.60
Forward PE 41.32
Dividend $1.54
Dividend Yield 1.00%
Trading Day February 25
Last Price $153.48
Previous Close $160.90
Change ($) -7.42
Change (%) -4.61%
Day's Open 161.48
Day's Range 151.91 - 162.90
Day's Volume 1,326,347
52-Week Range 48.34 - 188.35

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 days ago

HUN vs. ALB: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

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The Motley Fool - 1 week ago

Shares of the lithium producer declined after it reported earnings, despite a recent warning of what the quarter's results would look like.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 week ago

Albemarle (ALB) benefits from a recovery in demand following the coronavirus-led slowdown and its cost-saving actions in Q4.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 week ago

Albemarle (ALB) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 1.74% and 0.34%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Reuters - 1 week ago

Albemarle Corp, the world's largest lithium producer, reported a lower fourth-quarter profit on Wednesday and forecast a decline in current year earnings as it struggles with lower demand due ...

Benzinga - 1 week ago

Shares of Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) fell in after-market trading after the company reported Q4 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were down 32.37% year over year to $1.17, which beat the...

PRNewsWire - 1 week ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) today announced its results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020. Fourth Quarter 2020 a...

Benzinga - 1 week ago

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) is poised to benefit from a potential upturn in lithium earnings, according to Deutsche Bank. The Albemarle Analyst: David Begleiter upgraded Albemarle from H...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 week ago

Albemarle (ALB) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

PRNewsWire - 1 week ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that Albemarle CEO Kent Masters has signe...

GuruFocus - 2 weeks ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

Albemarle (ALB) is likely to have benefited from cost-saving initiatives in Q4. However, weak lithium prices and soft demand in certain markets are likely to have affected performance.

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

Albemarle (ALB) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

Albemarle (ALB) closed at $158.69 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.78% move from the prior day.

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The Motley Fool - 3 weeks ago

The stock's rise is highly tied to optimism around electric vehicles.

Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

Albemarle (ALB) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

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PRNewsWire - 3 weeks ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced the pricing of a previously announced unde...

Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

Albemarle (ALB) expects adjusted EPS in the range of $1.11-$1.19 for Q4.

Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

In the latest trading session, Albemarle (ALB) closed at $169.25, marking a +1.73% move from the previous day.

Reuters - 3 weeks ago

Albemarle Corp shares slipped 1.5% in extended trading on Tuesday after the world's largest producer of lithium launched a $1.3 billion share offering to fund its growth plans and pay down debt.

PRNewsWire - 3 weeks ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced preliminary results for the fourth quarter...

PRNewsWire - 3 weeks ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten publ...

InvestorPlace - 3 weeks ago

Albemarle hopes to double its lithium production over the next five years. ALB stock appears to have gained on expectations of battery demand.

Benzinga - 3 weeks ago

If you invested in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) one year ago, you would be up by roughly 600%.

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Business Wire - 3 weeks ago

VANCOUVER, British-Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $ALB #BMW--Lomiko Completes 100% La Loutre Purchase and Sets Targets on Spherical Graphite for Anodes Production Strategy

Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Albemarle (ALB) closed the most recent trading day at $176.92, moving +1.85% from the previous trading session.

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PRNewsWire - 1 month ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that Melissa Anderson has joined the comp...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Albemarle (ALB) to expand production capacity at its Nevada site to meet high demand for domestic lithium supply.

Seeking Alpha - 1 month ago

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OLN vs. ALB: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

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PRNewsWire - 1 month ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it will expand capacity at the compan...

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The Motley Fool - 1 month ago

Shareholders went on a roller coaster ride in 2020, but by the end it was a pretty phenomenal year.

About ALB

Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Lithium, Bromine Specialties, and Catalysts. The Lithium segment offers lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and value-added lithium specialties, as well as reagents, such as butyllithium and lithium aluminum hydride for applications in lithium batteries for consumer electronics and electric vehicles, high performance greases, thermoplastic elastomers for car ... [Read more...]

Industry
Specialty Chemicals
IPO Date
Feb 17, 1994
CEO
Jerry Masters
Employees
5,900
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
ALB
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Albemarle's revenue was $3.13 billion, a decrease of -12.83% compared to the previous year's $3.59 billion. Earnings were $375.76 million, a decrease of -29.53%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 22 analysts, the average rating for Albemarle stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 145.97, which is a decrease of -4.89% from the latest price.

Price Target
$145.97
(-4.89% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold