Stock: Wacker Chemie (German midcaps), ISIN: DE000WCH8881

Last Price 120.15 Max Price 123.60
Min Price 33.03 1 Year return 77.63

Wacker Chemie

(DE000WCH8881)/ WCH

Wacker Chemie 's core business is the chemical sector. The global chemical companies gained over the past 10 years on average 72 percent. Since 2011 the sector is 20 percent higher and over the past year minus 72 percent.

The past year was a profitable year for Wacker Chemie investors

Over the period from December 2015 till December 2016 the stock gained around 22 percent. Over the period 2011-2016 the stock rose a massive 57,9 percent. Wacker Chemie 's revenues between 2011 and 2015 were quite similar and moved between 4,63 billion euros and 5,3 billion euros. Wacker Chemie 's net results between 2011 and 2015 were quite unstable and moved between 356,1 million euros and 241,8 million euros.

Over the past 5 years the German company paid out dividends. On average the Wacker Chemie stock yielded a delivered a dividend yield of around 6,8 percent over the past 5 years.

Wacker Chemie had about 16,7 thousand employees at the end of 2015.

Wacker Chemie financed with a quite low debt position

At the end of 2015 the German company's balance sheet was worth 7,26 billion euros. Last year the total debt of the company was 4,7 billion euros. This equals around 64,65 percent of the total balance sheet. Last year the chemical company's price/earnings-ratio (PE) was around 18. So the investors valued the stock at 18 times 2015' earnings per share. Based on the classical stock valuation theories the German stock can be seen as a value stock.

At the end of 2015 the chemical company's market capitalization (the number of shares times the market price) equaled around 3,75 billion euros. At the end of 2015 the German company had around 49,68 million stocks listed on the exchanges.

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