Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
135.67
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals. The company’s Polymer Solutions segment provides brominated, mineral, and phosphorus based flame retardants used in plastic enclosures for consumer electronics, printed circuit boards, wire and cable, electrical connectors, textiles, and foam insulation; and plastic and other additives, such as curatives, antioxidants, and stabilizers. Its Catalysts segment offers refinery catalysts, including hydroprocessing catalysts, fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts, and additives; organometallic co-catalysts, and metallocene components and co-catalysts for the manufacture of commodity and specialty plastics used in packaging, non-packaging, films, and injection molding; electronic materials, such as high purity metal organic products used in the production of light emitting diodes, as well as other products used in the production of solar cells; and chemical catalysts used in the production of ethylene dichloride and methylamines. The company’s Fine Chemistry segment provides elemental bromine, alkyl bromides, inorganic bromides, brominated powdered activated carbon, and bromine fine chemicals used in chemical synthesis, oil and gas well drilling and completion fluids, mercury control, paper manufacturing, water purification, and beef and poultry processing. This segment also offers tertiary amines for surfactants, biocides, disinfectants, and sanitizers; potassium-based products for industrial applications; alkenyl succinic anhydride used in paper-sizing formulations; and aluminum oxides used in various refractory, ceramic, and polishing applications. In addition, it supplies fine chemistry products and performance chemicals for pharmaceutical and agricultural use, as well as provides custom manufacturing, research, and chemical scale-up services for companies. Albemarle Corporation was founded in 1993 and is based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Aug 08, '18     120.00  Aug 08, '19  N/A 
Colin Rusch NCP Northland Capital Partners Buy   Aug 08, '18     157.00  Aug 08, '19  N/A 
Chris Kapsch Topeka Capital Markets Buy   Jun 26, '18     130.00  Jun 26, '19  N/A 
Colin Rusch NCP Northland Capital Partners Buy   Jun 06, '18     157.00  Jun 06, '19  N/A 
Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Apr 17, '18     113.00  Apr 17, '19  N/A 
Michael Sison Keybanc Capital Markets Buy   Apr 11, '18     140.00  Apr 11, '19  N/A 
Michael Harrison First Analysis Corp. Buy   Mar 06, '18     130.00  Mar 06, '19  N/A 
Chris Kapsch Topeka Capital Markets Buy   Mar 02, '18     130.00  Mar 02, '19  N/A 
Laurence Alexander Jefferies & Co. Buy   Mar 01, '18     150.00  Mar 01, '19  N/A 
Michael Sison Keybanc Capital Markets Buy   Mar 01, '18     148.00  Mar 01, '19  N/A 
Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Mar 01, '18     133.00  Mar 01, '19  N/A 
Joel Jackson BMO Capital Markets Buy   Mar 01, '18     130.00  Mar 01, '19  N/A 
Ben Kallo Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Buy   Feb 28, '18     152.00  Feb 28, '19  N/A 
Colin Rusch NCP Northland Capital Partners Buy   Feb 27, '18       Feb 27, '19  N/A 
Vincent Andrews Morgan Stanley Sell   Feb 26, '18     85.00  Feb 26, '19  N/A 
Laurence Alexander Jefferies & Co. Buy   Jan 19, '18     150.00  Jan 19, '19  N/A 
Colin Rusch NCP Northland Capital Partners Buy   Jan 17, '18       Jan 17, '19  N/A 
Ben Kallo Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Buy   Jan 08, '18     152.00  Jan 08, '19  N/A 
Chris Kapsch Topeka Capital Markets Buy   Dec 19, '17     150.00  Dec 19, '18  N/A 
Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Nov 09, '17     155.00  Nov 09, '18  N/A 
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