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Last $29.70 USD
Change Today -0.74 / -2.43%
Volume 648.7K
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Olin Corporation manufactures and sells chlor alkali products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products, Chemical Distribution, and Winchester. The Chlor Alkali Products segment provides chlorine/caustic soda that is used in pulp and paper processing, chemical manufacturing, and water purification, as well as in the manufacture of vinyl chloride, bleach, swimming pool chemicals, and urethane chemicals; sodium hypochlorite for use in household cleaners, laundry bleaching, swimming pool sanitizers, semiconductors, water treatment, textile, pulp and paper, and food processing; and hydrogen used in fuel source, hydrogen peroxide, and hydrochloric acid. This segment also offers hydrochloric acid for steel, oil and gas, plastics, organic chemical synthesis, water and wastewater treatment, brine treatment, artificial sweeteners, pharmaceuticals, food processing, and ore and mineral processing; and potassium hydroxide that is used in fertilizer manufacturing, soaps, detergents and cleaners, battery manufacturing, food processing chemicals, and deicers. The Chemical Distribution segment manufactures and distributes bleach products; and distributes caustic soda, potassium hydroxide, and hydrochloric acid. The Winchester segment provides gauges and calibers of shotgun shells, rimfire and centerfire ammunition for pistols and rifles, reloading components, and industrial cartridges; small caliber military ammunition for use in infantry and mounted weapons; and industrial products that are used in maintenance applications in power and concrete industries, and powder-actuated tools in construction industry. The company markets its products through its sales force and directly to various industrial customers, mass merchants, retailers, wholesalers, other distributors, and the U.S. Government and its prime contractors. Olin Corporation was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Clayton, Missouri.

3,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1892

olin corp (OLN) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $930.0K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $501.3K
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $337.0K
Vice President and President of Chlor Alkali ...
Total Annual Compensation: $348.0K
Senior Vice President of Chemicals
Total Annual Compensation: $467.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

olin corp (OLN) Key Developments

Olin Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter and Full Year 2015

Olin Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Sales were $518 million against $577.4 million last year. Operating income was $26 million against $57.2 million last year. Income before taxes was $19.6 million against $48.2 million last year. Net income was $13.1 million, or $0.17 per basic and diluted share, which compares to $29.5 million, or $0.37 per basic and diluted share in the first quarter of 2014. Net cash used in operating activities was $9.6 million against $6.9 million last year. Capital expenditures were $23.3 million against $18.6 million last year. EBITDA was $60.8 million against $91.8 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $71.2 million against $92 million last year. First quarter 2015 results included acquisition-related costs of $10.4 million, mark-to-market adjustments on stock-based compensation expense of $6.9 million and pretax restructuring charges of $1.2 million. For the second quarter, the company expects net income to be in the $0.10 to $0.15 per diluted share range, which includes pretax acquisition-related costs of approximately $8 million and acquisition financing expenses of approximately $10 million. For the full year 2015, the company expects adjusted EBITDA will be in the $340 million to $380 million range.

Olin Corp. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on June 10, 2015

Olin Corp. Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of 20 cents on each share of Olin common stock. The dividend is payable on June 10, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 11, 2015.

Olin Corp. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 27, 2015

Olin Corp. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Apr 27, 2015


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