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Last $48.20 USD
Change Today -0.06 / -0.12%
Volume 330.3K
As of 8:10 PM 03/31/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Snapshot

Open
$48.35
Previous Close
$48.26
Day High
$48.96
Day Low
$47.97
52 Week High
03/31/15 - $48.96
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $28.67
Market Cap
1.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
159.8K
EPS TTM
$2.31
Shares Outstanding
29.1M
EX-Date
01/14/15
P/E TM
20.8x
Dividend
$0.82
Dividend Yield
1.68%
Current Stock Chart for SCHULMAN (A.) INC (SHLM)

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schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Details

A. Schulman, Inc. supplies plastic compounds and resins for use in packaging, mobility, building and construction, electronics and electrical, agriculture, personal care and hygiene, custom services, sports, home, and leisure markets. The company provides custom performance colors, including standard and customized colors, organic and inorganic pigments, high chroma colors in translucent or opaque formats, and special effects. It also offers white color, absorptive, anti-fog, anti-static, carbon black, and other concentrates to improve the performance, appearance, and processing of plastics for intended applications; additive solutions, such as antibacterial, flame retardant, ultra-violet (UV), anti-static, barrier, antioxidant products to enhance performance and processing properties; and application solutions, including solutions that minimize the use of plastics or incorporate the use of either recycled plastics or renewable-based polymers. In addition, the company develops engineered plastics, which provide structural integrity; multi-component blends that include polyolefins, nylons, polyesters, elastomers, and others; and formulating know-how with fiber reinforcements, such as glass and carbon, nano-reinforcements, flame retardants, impact modifiers, and UV stabilization. Further, it offers size reduction services; resins for the injection, blow molding, and rotational molding markets; jet milling services used for products requiring fine particle size, including additives for printing inks, adhesives, waxes, and cosmetics; cryogenic milling services for heat sensitive materials; and tolling services. Additionally, the company buys, repackages, and re-sells polymers for various processing types comprising injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, and film and sheet extruding. It has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Fairlawn, Ohio.

3,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/6/15
Founded in 1928

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $555.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $415.7K
Chief Legal Officer, Vice President, General ...
Total Annual Compensation: $353.3K
Vice President and General Manager of Latin A...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

schulman (a.) inc (SHLM) Key Developments

A. Schulman, Inc. Revises Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter of 2015

A. Schulman, Inc. revised earnings guidance for the year 2015. For the year, the company revised adjusted net income guidance from $2.60 - $2.65 to $2.50 -$2.55 per diluted share; compares with adjusted net income of $2.36 in fiscal 2014. Reflecting the impact of the continuing steep decline of the euro and other foreign currencies. The company expects the fiscal 2015 second quarter adjusted earnings per share to be approximately $0.39 per diluted share compared with $0.39 in the prior year quarter when the exchange rate was $1.37. The quarter will include a total of $0.07 per diluted share negative impact due to the decline in foreign currency translation rates compared with the prior year quarter. The Euro alone impacted the quarter by $0.05 per diluted share while other currencies used by the company, such as the Mexican peso, contributed to the balance of the negative impact.

A. Schulman, Inc., Citadel Plastics Holdings, Inc. - M&A Call

To discuss definitive agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of Citadel Plastics Holdings, Inc. by Schulman, Inc

SHLM Eyes Acquisitions

A. Schulman, Inc. (NasdaqGS:SHLM) is looking for acquisition opportunities. Joe Levanduski, Chief Financial Officer of SHLM, said, "we continue to look at how to improve margins both organically and through these acquisitions such as Citadel. So we continue to look at ways to maximize that."

 

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Price/Earnings 26.4x
Price/Sales 0.6x
Price/Book 2.8x
Price/Cash Flow 25.9x
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