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Key Stats
Prev. Close$95.08
Next Earnings DateSep 30, 2024
Day Range93.45
52 Week Range90.32
Industry average yield2.93%
Last Dividend pay dateJul 1, 2024

Stock Analysis


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Stock Performance

US Basic Materials Sectorarrow_drop_up0.91%
US Marketarrow_drop_up1.08%
ALB / Market
ALB exceeded the US Market which returned 1.08% over the last twenty four hours.
ALB / Basic Materials Sector
ALB exceeded the US Basic Materials sector which returned 0.91% over the last twenty four hours.

Albemarle (ALB) Statistics

Albemarle Corp (ALB) is a global specialty chemicals company that produces a wide range of products for various industries such as lithium, bromine, catalysts, and surface treatment. The company is known for its leading position in the lithium market, as it is one of the world's largest lithium producers. In terms of stock statistics, ALB has a market capitalization of over $15 billion and a current stock price of approximately $140 per share. The company's stock has performed well in recent years, consistently outperforming the broader market and its sector. ALB's stock revenue per share is impressive, indicating strong financial performance.

In terms of valuation metrics, ALB has a forward price-to-earnings ratio of around 20, which suggests that the stock is reasonably priced compared to its earnings potential. The company also has a solid enterprise-to-EBITDA ratio, indicating efficient use of its assets to generate profits. ALB's profit margin is also noteworthy, with a healthy margin that reflects the company's ability to generate profits from its operations. However, ALB does have a significant total debt, which is worth monitoring as it can impact the company's financial stability. On the positive side, ALB's gross profit is strong and reflects the company's competitive position and ability to generate revenue.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How has Albemarle (ALB) stock's performance compared to its sector and the market over the past year?

Over the past year, Albemarle (ALB) has experienced a price change of . Compared to the Basic Materials sector, which saw a change of 27.36%, Albemarle has underperformed compared to its sector, indicating its relative standing within the Basic Materials sector. Against the broader market's change of 51.61%, it has fallen short of the market average. This comparison highlights Albemarle's performance relative to both its sector and the overall market over the last year.

What is the PE ratio of Albemarle (ALB) stock?

The PE (Price to Earnings) ratio of Albemarle (ALB) is currently 34.42. This metric is used to evaluate the valuation of a company's stock, comparing its current share price relative to its per-share earnings.

What is the EPS of Albemarle (ALB) stock?

The Earnings Per Share (EPS) for Albemarle (ALB), calculated on a diluted basis, is $2.76. EPS is a key indicator of a company's profitability, showing the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock.

What is the operating margin of Albemarle (ALB) stock?

The operating margin for Albemarle (ALB) is -10.56%. This metric represents the percentage of revenue that remains after paying for variable production costs, indicating the efficiency and profitability of the company's core business operations.

What is the EBITDA of Albemarle (ALB) stock?

The EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization) of Albemarle (ALB) is $721.56M. EBITDA is a widely used earnings metric to assess a company's operational efficiency and profitability before the impact of non-operating decisions such as financing, accounting, and tax environments.

How much debt does Albemarle (ALB) have?

Albemarle (ALB) has a total debt of $3.67B. The net debt, which accounts for cash and cash equivalents against the total debt, is $1.61B.


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