Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) currently has an Average Broker Rating of 2.12. This number is based on the 17 sell-side firms polled by Zacks. The ABR rank within the industry stands at 95. Analysts on a consensus basis are expecting that the stock will reach $143.19 within the year.
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Research analysts are predicting that Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) will report earnings of $1.21 per share when the firm issues their next quarterly report. This is the consensus earnings per share number according to data from Zack’s Research.
Most recently Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) posted quarterly earnings of $1.08 which compared to the sell-side estimates of 1.07. The stock’s 12-month trailing earnings per share stands at $4.04. Shares have moved $-8.9 over the past month and more recently, $-5.06 over the past week heading into the earnings announcement. There are 9 analyst projections that were taken into consideration from respected brokerage firms.
Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) closed the last session at $129.3401 and sees an average of 1259251.13 shares trade hands in each session. The 52-week low of the stock stands at $84.86 while the current level stands at 74.48% of the 52-week High-Low range. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved 4.43% over the past 12 weeks and 50.26% year to date.
8 analysts rate Albemarle Corporation a Buy or Strong Buy, which is 47.06% of all the analyst ratings.
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