Huge decrease BASF expected
Over the past book year the analyst estimate the revenue to be around 59,5 billion euros. This is way more than the 2014's revenue of 74,33 billion euros. The consensus of the analysts for 2015 is a net profit of 3,87 billion euros.
For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of BASF is at profit of 4,31 euros. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 16,69.
Huge dividend BASF
The consensus of the dividends per share is at 2,96 euros. Consequently the dividend return is around 4,12 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,50 percent.
The stock BASF is covered by 24 analysts. The average target price for BASF is at 68,90 euros. This is 4 percent lower than the current stock price of 71,93 euros.
The stocks Accsys, H&R AG and IMCD in the sector The chemical sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the chemical sector were provided by ER Capital (buy, 80,00 euros), Exane BNP Paribas (buy, 80,00 euros) and Commerzbank (sell, 55,00 euros).
BASF 's book value/price equals 0,40. The chemical sector now trades at a Shiller PE of -15.49. The stock now trades at 71,93 euros. This equals 13 times the 2014's earnings per share.