General information

Albemarle Corporation produces specialty chemicals. The Company offers plastics, polymers, and elastomers, as well as cleaning products, agricultural compounds, pharmaceuticals, photographic chemicals, drilling compounds, and biocides. Albemarle focuses on lithium, bromine, refining catalysts, and applied surface treatment. Albemarle markets its products globally.
  • Current market environment: positive. Prices of production are 185.8% higher compared to the last 12 months (LTM)
  • Prices of production are at 86.5% percentile over the past 5 years, adjusted for inflation
  • Dividend yield for the last twelve months 0.7%
  • Free cash flow yield -0.5% (LTM), projected 4.8%
  • Share price is 316.3% higher than minimum and 25.3% lower than maximum for the last 3 years
  • The company is overvalued by EV / LTM EBITDA multiple compared to target level (25.7x vs
  • The company is undervalued by EV / projected EBITDA multiple compared to target level (

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Ticker: ALB
Share price, USD:  (-5.1%)211.89
year average price 224.37  

year start price 172.03 2021-07-01

min close price 167.91 2021-07-08

max close price 283.80 2021-11-22

current price 211.89 2022-06-30
Common stocks: 116 949 867

Dividend Yield:  0.7%
FCF Yield LTM / expected: -0.5% / 4.8%
EV / LTM EBITDA: 25.7x
Production prices change from LTM: 185.8%
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Target EV / EBITDA (hist percentile):
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EV / LTM EBITDA mutiple calculation
Market Cap ($m): 24 781
Net Debt ($m): 2 026
EV (Enterprise Value): 26 807
EBITDA LTM ($m): 1 042
EV / LTM EBITDA: 25.7x
Price to Book: 4.26x

Short interest: 1.8%

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Potential dynamics


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