PolyOne (POL) – Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of PolyOne (NYSE: POL) in the last few weeks:

  • 2/2/2018 – PolyOne was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 1/29/2018 – PolyOne had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Northcoast Research.
  • 1/29/2018 – PolyOne had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc..
  • 1/29/2018 – PolyOne had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at KeyCorp. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/24/2018 – PolyOne was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “PolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services and solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Colour, Additives, and Inks segment offers specialized colour and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols etc. The company’s Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials etc. Its Designed Structures and Solutions segment produce sheet, custom rollstock and specialty film, laminate, and acrylic solutions. The company’s Performance Products and Solutions segment offers vinyl molding and extrusion processors to manufacturers of durable plastic parts and consumer-oriented products. The PolyOne Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. “
  • 1/23/2018 – PolyOne had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.. They now have a $47.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/23/2018 – PolyOne was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “PolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services and solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Colour, Additives, and Inks segment offers specialized colour and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols etc. The company’s Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials etc. Its Designed Structures and Solutions segment produce sheet, custom rollstock and specialty film, laminate, and acrylic solutions. The company’s Performance Products and Solutions segment offers vinyl molding and extrusion processors to manufacturers of durable plastic parts and consumer-oriented products. The PolyOne Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. “
  • 1/16/2018 – PolyOne was downgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $46.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/2/2018 – PolyOne was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “PolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services and solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Colour, Additives, and Inks segment offers specialized colour and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols etc. The company’s Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials etc. Its Designed Structures and Solutions segment produce sheet, custom rollstock and specialty film, laminate, and acrylic solutions. The company’s Performance Products and Solutions segment offers vinyl molding and extrusion processors to manufacturers of durable plastic parts and consumer-oriented products. The PolyOne Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. “
  • 12/31/2017 – PolyOne was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 12/27/2017 – PolyOne was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $49.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “PolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services and solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Colour, Additives, and Inks segment offers specialized colour and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols etc. The company’s Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials etc. Its Designed Structures and Solutions segment produce sheet, custom rollstock and specialty film, laminate, and acrylic solutions. The company’s Performance Products and Solutions segment offers vinyl molding and extrusion processors to manufacturers of durable plastic parts and consumer-oriented products. The PolyOne Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. “

PolyOne Co. (POL) traded down $0.99 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $40.72. The company had a trading volume of 246,491 shares, compared to its average volume of 431,777. The stock has a market cap of $3,366.30, a price-to-earnings ratio of -58.17, a P/E/G ratio of 1.60 and a beta of 1.75. PolyOne Co. has a twelve month low of $32.43 and a twelve month high of $47.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.13, a current ratio of 1.87 and a quick ratio of 1.29.

PolyOne (NYSE:POL) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January 26th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $801.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $739.77 million. PolyOne had a positive return on equity of 29.46% and a negative net margin of 1.73%. PolyOne’s quarterly revenue was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.38 EPS. research analysts anticipate that PolyOne Co. will post 2.54 EPS for the current fiscal year.

PolyOne Corporation (PolyOne) provides specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. The Company’s segments include Color, Additives and Inks; Specialty Engineered Materials; Performance Products and Solutions, and PolyOne Distribution. The Color, Additives and Inks segment provides custom color and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics, dispersions for thermosets.

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