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Top 5 Companies in the Specialty Chemicals Industry With the Highest Free Cash Flow Per Share (NEU, SHW, MTX, ALB, IPHS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

NewMarket ranks highest with a FCF per share of $13.83. Sherwin-Williams is next with a FCF per share of $9.16. Minerals Technologies ranks third highest with a FCF per share of $6.64.

Albemarle follows with a FCF per share of $4.85, and Innophos rounds out the top five with a FCF per share of $4.54.

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Keywords: highest free cash flow per share newmarket sherwin-williams minerals technologies albemarle innophos

Ticker(s): NEU SHW MTX ALB IPHS