The stock is now showing its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.9 Percent. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call.
The company reported its EPS on 9/29/2017. BidaskClub cut Huntsman Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Finally, Nomura reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Huntsman Corp.in a report on Tuesday, July 12th. Instinet restated a "buy" rating and set a $34.00 price objective (up previously from $30.00) on shares of Huntsman Corporation in a research note on Wednesday, September 20th. Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) hasconsensus analyst target price is $37.1.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Huntsman Corporation, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 0 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock.
Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) last issued its earnings results on Friday, October 27th. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 2.2 Billion and 1.92 Billion respectively.
Huntsman Corporation (HUN) belonging to the Basic Materials sector has surged 0.52% and closed its last trading session at $31.06.
The Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.52 per share, according to consensus of 9 analysts. The company had revenue of $2.17 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.99 billion. For the next 5 years, Huntsman Corporation is expecting Growth of 8% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 8.33% per annum. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.38 EPS. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.38 EPS. equities research analysts anticipate that Huntsman Corporation will post 2.61 EPS for the current year.
Shares of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) traded up $0.16 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $31.06.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. HD has lost -0.29% in the 1-month period. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. Huntsman Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 23.47%.
In related news, insider Monte G. Edlund sold 21,493 shares of Huntsman Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.28, for a total transaction of $1,188,921.52.
By taking a look at the stock's current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BEARISH with MEDIUM volatility. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.
In other Huntsman Corporation news, Director Alvin V. Shoemaker sold 38,009 shares of Huntsman Corporation stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 7th. The company has Beta Value of 2.9 and ATR value of 0.73. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.
The Stock had a 1 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.4 and 1.4 respectively. Company insiders own 19.00% of the company's stock. Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware purchased a new stake in shares of Huntsman Corporation in the second quarter worth about $106,000. Farallon Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Huntsman Corporation in the second quarter valued at approximately $140,053,000. Accern also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.984292502514 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. New York State Teachers Retirement System raised its holdings in shares of Huntsman Corporation by 0.6% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 8,270 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. Finally, First Mercantile Trust Co. increased its stake in Huntsman Corp.by 2.0% in the third quarter. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 925,271 shares in the company, valued at $29,183,047.34. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 74.47% of the company's stock.
Huntsman Corporation is among the world's largest global manufacturers of differentiated and commodity chemical products for a variety of industrial and consumer applications.