• Return to Headlines

Celanese Corp-A has the Lowest EPS Growth in the Specialty Chemicals Industry (CE, NEU, IFF, ALB, BCPC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Celanese Corp-A ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 25.2%. Following is Newmarket Corp with a EPS growth of 71.4%. Intl Flvr & Frag ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 263.0%.

Albemarle Corp follows with a EPS growth of 357.7%, and Balchem Corp rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 685.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Albemarle Corp on June 10th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $70.41. Since that recommendation, shares of Albemarle Corp have risen 3.2%. We continue to monitor Albemarle Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest eps growth celanese corp-a newmarket corp intl flvr & frag albemarle corp balchem corp