Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) shows YTD Performance of 53.1%


Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $24.9. The stock traded with the volume of 3 Million in the last trading session. Olin Corporation opened at $25.2 and closed by showing a decrease of -0.16%. The Bid price in the last session was $25.21 x 100 and the Ask price was $25.60 x 300. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Olin Corporation has the Market Capitalization of 4.18 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $26.46 and 52-Week Low of $12.29 and it touched its 52-week high on Jul 21, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 9, 2016.

Olin Corporation reported its last Earnings on Oct 31 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.11/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.25/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.14/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -56%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 31 – Feb 6 (Est.).

10 number of analysts also provided their insight on Olin Corporation, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $24.9. They also projected Low Price Target as $17 while High Price Target is set at $31.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 2 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 5 reported it as Buy.3 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Olin Corporation annual Divided is 0.8 while it’s Dividend Yield is 3.16%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 0 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 19.37. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.77 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.79, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 32.95 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 33.11.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of -0.9 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -3.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 1.5%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 6.33% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 16.81 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 23.63 percent.

A look at performance overview of Olin Corporation depicts that Performance (Week) is -0.39 percent while Performance Month is 16.34%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 18.49% and Half Year Performance value stands at 13.14%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 21.38 percent. Olin Corporation has its YTD performance of 53.1 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 16 Nov 2016 where Officer and Treasurer CURLEY STEPHEN C did a transaction type “Sell” in which 4400 shares were traded at a price of $25. Another insider trade includes Officer and Treasurer CURLEY STEPHEN C who also initiated a transaction in which 4400 shares were traded on 16 Nov 2016 as “Buy”. On 15 Nov 2016 Officer and Treasurer CURLEY STEPHEN C traded 2600 shares as “Sell” at $25.06. Chairman of the Board Rupp (Joseph D) Buy 179250 shares on 13 Nov 2016 at the price of $16.52.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Longbow on 7-Sep-16 who Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Underperform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 28-Jun-16, Cowen took an action “Upgrade” from Market Perform to Outperform. On 7-Jan-16, the stock was Upgrade to Buy by Nomura.