Olin Corporation (OLN) Net income fell to 119.20 million: Growth Analysis

Olin Corporation (OLN) is owned by a number of high-value investors. Its largest direct holder is John E. Fischer Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer with 205,292 shares. The second-largest direct holder is Todd A. Slater Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, with 81,327 shares of the company’s stock. In third place with 81,227 shares of OLN is John L. Mcintosh Executive Vice President, Synergies and Systems.

Now turning to institutional ownership of Olin Corporation (OLN), Fidelity Management & Research Co. is the top holder with 23.16 million shares. The next largest fund holder of this company’s stock is BlackRock Fund Advisors with 17.38 million shares. In the third-place spot with 15.6 million shares is The Vanguard Group, Inc..

This company’s stock price was $17.32 at the previous market close, with its latest volume reaching 2688281. Compare that to its average daily volume of 2.47M. Given the fact that this stock has 159.58M shares outstanding, its current market value is sitting at $2.76B. This publicly-traded stock’s 60-month Beta is 1.54. Its Price to Sales ratio is 0.43, its Price to Cash Flow ratio is 15.58, and its Price to Book ratio is 1.05.

OLN stock has achieved a 5-day range of $17.13 to $17.88, with a total performance of -0.52% during that period. Meanwhile, in the past month of trading, this stock has traded in the range of $16.75 to $19.82, generating a -5.30% change during the period. In the past three months, this stock’s price has changed by +2.00%, trading in the range of $16.20 to $19.82.

In the past 5 days, shares of OLN have made a new high 4 times. In the last month, it has made a new high 2 times, and in the past 3 months, it has made a new high 9 times.

Now let’s turn to this public company’s earnings. For the quarter ending 9/29/2019, the earnings per share (EPS) was reported at 0.45. This is a 0.11 difference compared to the consensus estimate of 0.34, amounting to an earnings surprise of 32.40%. In the previous quarter, which ended in 9/29/2019, the consensus estimate was 0. For the quarter ending 3/30/2019, EPS was reported at 0.28, generating a -12.50% earnings surprise.

The Net Income for the most recent full fiscal year, which ended in 12-2018, was $327.9 million. This is compared to the prior year, where Net Income was $549.5 million. Meanwhile, this company’s Operating Cash Flow was $907.8 million for the year, compared to $648.8 million in 2017. Capital Expenditures for the year were reportedly -$385.2 million, compared to -$294.3 million, and Free Cash flow was $522.6 million compared to the prior year’s $354.5 million.

Olin Corporation (OLN) stock currently has a Financial Strength score of 3/10. This is due to a combination of factors, including a Cash to Debt ratio of 0.05, an Equity to Asset ratio of 0.29, a Debt to Equity ratio of 1.37 and a Debt to EBITDA of 3.68. The Interest Coverage of this stock is 1.58, its Piotroski F-Score is 4, its Altman Z-Score is 1.33 and its Beneish M-Score is -2.84.

This publicly-traded company’s Profitability and Growth score is 7/10, thanks to a combination of things: an Operating Margin of 5.93, a Net Margin of 1.87, a ROE of 4.25, and a ROC of 9.13.

Shifting focus now to Valuation and Return for OLN, this company’s Price to Tangible Book is 33.31 and its Price to Median PS Value is 0.54. Price to Peter Lynch Fair Value for OLN is now 1.53, and this organization’s Price to Graham Number is 5.95. Meanwhile, its Forward Rate of Return (Yactman) is 26.48.

Certain ratios provide helpful insights into how a stock is performing. The Quick Ratio for OLN is sitting at 0.99, while its Current Ratio is 1.64 and its PEG Ratio is 3. This stock’s PB Ratio is 1.03, its PS Ratio is 0.45, its Forward PE Ratio is 21.93, and its PE Ratio without NRI is 24.05. Similarly, its Shiller PE Ratio is 10.33, its Price to Owner Earnings is 5.1, its Price to Free Cash Flow is 8.05 and its Price to Operating Cash Flow is 3.87.