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Lowest EBITDA Growth in the Specialty Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of Innospec (IOSP, NEU, FTK, VAL, IFF)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the lowest EBITDA Growth (next year estimate vs. LTM). EBITDA Growth can be valuable in predicting future cash flow generation and earnings power.

Innospec ranks lowest with a EBITDA growth of -33.4%. NewMarket is next with a EBITDA growth of -5.8%. Flotek Industries ranks third lowest with a EBITDA growth of 5.2%.

Valspar follows with a EBITDA growth of 7.4%, and International Flavors & Fragrances rounds out the bottom five with a EBITDA growth of 10.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Valspar on March 4th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $80.73. Since that recommendation, shares of Valspar have risen 34.3%. We continue to monitor Valspar for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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