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Albemarle Corp (ALB)

ALB on New York Consolidated

80.75USD
23 Sep 2016
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About

Albemarle Corporation is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of specialty chemicals across a range of end markets, including the petroleum refining, consumer electronics, energy storage, construction, automotive, steel and aerospace, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, heating, ventilation, and aluminum finishing. The Company... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.79
Market Cap(Mil.): $9,076.55
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 112.40
Dividend: 0.31
Yield (%): 1.51

Financials

  ALB Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 17.00 30.16 17.68
EPS (TTM): 4.75 -- --
ROI: 6.43 7.42 8.45
ROE: 16.86 10.94 9.74

BRIEF-Albemarle signs agreement for exclusive exploration, acquisition rights to lithium resource in Argentina

* Albemarle signs agreement for exclusive exploration and acquisition rights to lithium resource in Argentina

Sep 12 2016

China's Tianqi Lithium to build $300 mln plant in Australia

MELBOURNE, Sept 6 China's Tianqi Lithium Industries is set to build a A$400 million ($306 million) plant in Australia which it aims to open in late 2018, expanding its output of the material mainly for lithium batteries used in electric cars and high-end energy storage.

Sep 06 2016

BRIEF-Albemarle Q2 adjusted EPS $0.93 from cont ops

* Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.93 from continuing operations

Aug 03 2016

BASF says must run Chemetall very well to avoid buyer's remorse

FRANKFURT, July 27 Global chemicals maker BASF warned that the $3.2 billion it paid for Albemarle Corp's surface-treatment unit Chemetall set a high bar for future returns from the investment.

Jul 27 2016

BRIEF-S&P Dow Jones indices says Albemarle, Fortive to join S&P 500

* Fortive Corp will be added to S&P 500 after the close of trading on Friday, July 1, replacing Columbia Pipeline Group Inc Source text: (http://bit.ly/28QcVli) (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)

Jun 23 2016

BRIEF-Fitch says Albemarle's planned sale of Chemetall surface treatment business to BASF is neutral to ratings

* Fitch says Albemarle's planned sale of its Chemetall surface treatment business to BASF is neutral to co's ratings Source text (http://bit.ly/1YwNMxN) Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780; )

Jun 17 2016

Albemarle to sell surface treatment unit to BASF for $3.2 bln

June 17 Chemical producer Albemarle Corp said it would sell its surface-treatment unit to Germany's BASF SE, the world's largest chemical producer, for $3.2 billion in cash.

Jun 17 2016

BRIEF-Albemarle to sell Chemetall Surface Treatment Business to BASF for $3.2 bln

* Albemarle enters into definitive agreement to sell Chemetall Surface Treatment Business to BASF for $3.2 billion

Jun 17 2016

RPT-COLUMN-What price lithium, the metal of the future? Andy Home

LONDON, June 6 Lithium is shaping up to be The Next Big Thing.

Jun 06 2016

What price lithium, the metal of the future? Andy Home

LONDON (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)

Jun 06 2016

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