Albemarle Corporation (ALB): Does this stock hold the most enticing factor today?

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For the readers interested in the stock health of Albemarle Corporation (ALB). It is currently valued at $215.47. When the transactions were called off in the previous session, Stock hit the highs of $215.47, after setting-off with the price of $210.90. Company’s stock value dipped to $204.30 during the trading on the day. When the trading was stopped its value was $197.12.Recently in News on May 4, 2022, Albemarle Reports First-Quarter Sales Growth of 36%, Raising Guidance. Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) today announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2022. You can read further details here

Albemarle Corporation had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $248.00 on 01/12/22, with the lowest value was $169.93 for the same time period, recorded on 02/24/22.

Albemarle Corporation (ALB) full year performance was 28.91%

Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Albemarle Corporation shares are logging -26.08% during the 52-week period from high price, and 43.65% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $150.00 and $291.48.

The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Basic Materials managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 2056032 for the day, which was evidently higher, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.

When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Albemarle Corporation (ALB) recorded performance in the market was -7.83%, having the revenues showcasing -2.72% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 25.54B, as it employees total of 6000 workers.

Market experts do have their say about Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

During the last month, 13 analysts gave the Albemarle Corporation a BUY rating, 1 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 8 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 3 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.

According to the data provided on, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 213.74, with a change in the price was noted -42.00. In a similar fashion, Albemarle Corporation posted a movement of -16.31% for the period of last 100 days, recording 1,093,656 in trading volumes.

Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for ALB is recording 0.43 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.36.

Technical breakdown of Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

Raw Stochastic average of Albemarle Corporation in the period of last 50 days is set at 75.81%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 80.75%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 41.02% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 25.01%.

Bearing in mind the latest performance of Albemarle Corporation, several moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be encouraging, given the fact the metric is recording -7.83%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -17.13%, alongside a boost of 28.91% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by 12.09% in the 7-day charts and went up by -4.68% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were lifted by -2.72% during last recorded quarter.