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Last $44.28 USD
Change Today -0.06 / -0.14%
Volume 452.8K
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RPM International Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells specialty chemical products for industrial and consumer markets in the United States and internationally. The company’s Industrial segment offers waterproofing, coatings, and institutional roofing systems; sealants, air barriers, tapes, and foams; residential home weatherization systems; roofing and building maintenance and related services; polymer flooring systems; commercial and decorative flooring; and industrial and commercial tile systems, as well as provides various solutions. It also offers fiberglass reinforced plastic gratings and shapes for industrial platforms, staircases, and walkways; corrosion-control coatings, containment linings, fireproofing and soundproofing products, and heat and cryogenic insulation products; rolled asphalt roofing materials, waterproofing products, chemical admixtures, and industrial epoxy flooring systems; concrete and masonry admixtures, concrete fibers, curing and sealing compounds, structural grouts, epoxy adhesives, floor hardeners and toppings, and joint fillers; bridge expansion joints, bridge deck and parking deck membranes, curb and channel drains, highway markings, protective coatings, and concrete repairs; fluorescent colorants and pigments; shellac-based-specialty coatings; and fire and water damage restoration, and carpet cleaning and disinfecting products. Its Consumer segment manufactures and markets professional use and do-it-yourself (DIY) products for various consumer applications, such as home improvement and personal leisure activities. This segment provides nail care enamels, coating components, specialty products for paint contractors and the DIYers, deck and fence restoration products, metallic and faux finish coatings, hobby paints and cements, caulks, sealants, adhesives, and insulating foams, as well as spackling, glazing, and other general patch and repair products. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Medina, Ohio.

12,864 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/27/15
Founded in 1947

rpm international inc (RPM) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $940.0K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $450.0K
Chief Compliance Officer, Senior Vice Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $330.0K
Vice President of Corporate Benefits & Risk M...
Total Annual Compensation: $285.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

rpm international inc (RPM) Key Developments

RPM International Inc. Announces Board Changes

RPM International Inc. announced that a new director nominee, Jenniffer D. Deckard, is included in the company's proxy statement for her election at its annual stockholders' meeting on October 8, 2015. Ms. Deckard is president and chief executive officer of Fairmount Santrol. Ms. Deckard will replace Joseph P. Viviano, who is retiring from the RPM board at the annual meeting after serving on the board for 14 years. He retired as vice chairman from Hershey Foods Corporation in 2000, and had previously served as president and chief operating officer for Hershey.

RPM International Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended Mary 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2016

RPM International Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended Mary 31, 2015. Fourth-quarter net sales increased 7.5% to $1.37 billion from $1.28 billion. Consolidated earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) improved 18.7% to $204.3 million, from $172.1 million a year ago. Net income for the fourth quarter was up 17.7% to $128.0 million from $108.8 million reported in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014. Diluted earnings per share were $0.94, up 17.5% from $0.80 reported a year ago. Income before income taxes was $178.998 million against $154.502 million a year ago. Net income attributable to company stockholders was $127.987 million against $108.779 million a year ago. Fiscal 2015 consolidated net sales increased 5.0% to $4.59 billion from $4.38 billion in fiscal 2014. Consolidated EBIT was up 6.7% to $522.3 million from $489.7 million in fiscal 2014. Reported net income declined 17.9% to $239.5 million from $291.7 million in fiscal 2014. Diluted earnings per share of $1.78 were down 18.3% from $2.18 a year ago. For fiscal 2015, cash from operations was $330.4 million, up 18.8% from $278.1 million in fiscal 2014. Capital expenditures during the year were $85.4 million, while depreciation was $62.2 million, compared to $93.792 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $453.253 million against $424.487 million a year ago. Net income attributable to company stockholders was $239.484 million against $291.660 million a year ago. Adjusted net income was $334.554 million and adjusted net income attributable to company stockholders was $322.988 million or $2.38 per diluted share. The company's guidance for earnings per diluted share in fiscal 2016 is approximately $2.55, a 7.1% improvement over the as-adjusted $2.38 per diluted share in fiscal 2015. The guidance includes the anticipated negative impact of $0.10 per share as a result of a higher effective tax rate and $0.07 per share from the estimated negative impact of foreign currency translation during fiscal 2016. The company estimates core effective tax rate at 29%. The company's plan for CapEx in fiscal 2016 is $120 million.

RPM International Seeks Acquisitions

RPM International Inc. (NYSE:RPM) is seeking acquisitions. Frank Sullivan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, "I think our acquisition activities will continue as they have. We've gotten pretty good at identifying medium-sized businesses that we can bring into RPM particularly the RPM 2 or our SPHC type of businesses. And then we've gotten relatively good at actually acquiring product lines and fully integrating those."


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