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Ashland Inc. (ASH)
95.99  0.5 (0.52%)    04-19 16:00
Open: 95.17
High: 96.19
Volume: 412,088
  
Pre. Close: 95.49
Low: 94.76
Market Cap: 4,809(M)
Technical analysis
2024-04-19 5:07:49 PM
Short term     
Mid term     
Targets 6-month :  114.66 1-year :  133.92
Resists First :  98.16 Second :  114.66
Pivot price 95.46
Supports First :  94.74 Second :  92.62
MAs MA(5) :  94.57 MA(20) :  95.66
MA(100) :  88.96 MA(250) :  86.54
MACD MACD :  0 Signal :  0.2
%K %D K(14,3) :  46.8 D(3) :  32.9
RSI RSI(14): 53.5
52-week High :  103.43 Low :  70.81
Price, MAs and Bollinger Bands

Price has closed above its short-term moving average. Short-term moving average is currently below mid-term; and above long-term moving average. From the relationship between price and moving averages: This stock is NEUTRAL in short-term; and NEUTRAL in mid-long term.
[ ASH ] has closed below upper band by 38.4%. Bollinger Bands are 43.6% narrower than normal. The narrow width of the bands suggests low volatility as compared to its normal range. The bands have been in this narrow range for 0 bars. This is a sign that the market may be about to initiate a new trend.

Stock Price Prediction
If tomorrow: Open lower Open higher
High: 96.32 - 96.7 96.7 - 97.07
Low: 93.78 - 94.22 94.22 - 94.63
Close: 95.3 - 95.98 95.98 - 96.62
Company Description

Ashland Inc. provides additives and specialty ingredients worldwide. It operates through Life Sciences; Personal Care & Household; Specialty Additives; and Intermediates and Solvents segments. The Life Sciences segment offers pharmaceutical solutions, including controlled release polymers, disintegrants, tablet coatings, thickeners, solubilizers, and tablet binders; nutrition solutions, such as thickeners, stabilizers, emulsifiers, and additives; and nutraceutical solutions comprising products for weight management, joint comfort, stomach and intestinal health, sports nutrition, and general wellness, as well as custom formulation, toll processing, and particle engineering solutions. The Personal Care & Household segment provides a range of nature-based, biodegradable, and performance ingredients; solutions for toothpastes, mouth washes and rinses, denture cleaning, and care for teeth; and household supplies nature-derived rheology ingredients, biodegradable surface wetting agents, performance encapsulates, and specialty polymers. The Specialty Additives segment offers rheology modifiers, foam control agents, surfactants and wetting agents, pH neutralizers, advanced ceramics used in catalytic converters, environmental filters, ingredients for the manufacturing of ceramic capacitors, plasma display panels and solar cells, ingredients for textile printing, thermoplastic metals, and alloys for welding. The Intermediates and Solvents segment produces 1,4 butanediol and related derivatives, including n-methylpyrrolidone. It offers its products to customers in a range of consumer and industrial markets, such as architectural coatings, construction, energy, food and beverage, nutraceuticals, personal care, and pharmaceutical. The company was formerly known as Ashland Global Holdings Inc. Ashland Inc. was founded in 1924 and is based in Wilmington, Delaware.

Headline News

Thu, 18 Apr 2024
Here's Why You Should Hold Onto Ashland (ASH) Stock for Now - Yahoo Movies Canada

Tue, 16 Apr 2024
Ashland Global (ASH) Slashed to Strong Sell on Dismal Q4 - Yahoo New Zealand News

Tue, 16 Apr 2024
Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Given Average Rating of "Moderate Buy" by Brokerages - MarketBeat

Mon, 15 Apr 2024
Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Stake Lowered by VELA Investment Management LLC - MarketBeat

Mon, 15 Apr 2024
Don't Race Out To Buy Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ASH) Just Because It's Going Ex-Dividend - Yahoo Movies UK

Mon, 15 Apr 2024
Ashland Enhances Board with Scott A. Tozier's Election - TipRanks.com - TipRanks

Financial Analysis
Price to Book Value:
P/BV, a ratio used to compare book value to its current market price, to gauge whether a stock is valued properly.
Neutral
Price to Earnings:
PE, the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its earnings per share (EPS).
Outperform
Discounted cash flow:
DCF, a valuation method used to estimate the value of an investment based on its expected future cash flows.
Neutral
Return on Assets:
ROA, indicates how profitable a company is in relation to its total assets, how efficiently uses assets to generate a profit.
Outperform
Return on Equity:
ROE, a measure of financial performance calculated by dividing net income by equity. a gauge of profitability and efficiency.
Outperform
Debt to Equity:
evaluate financial leverage, reflects the ability of equity to cover outstanding debts in the event of a business downturn.
Outperform
Stock Basics & Statistics
Exchange:
NYSE
Sector:
Basic Materials
Industry:
Chemicals - Specialty
Shares Out 50 (M)
Shares Float 46 (M)
Held by Insiders 0.5 (%)
Held by Institutions 96.2 (%)
Shares Short 678 (K)
Shares Short P.Month 792 (K)
Stock Financials
EPS 2.91
EPS Est Next Qtrly 0
EPS Est This Year 0
EPS Est Next Year 0
Book Value (p.s.) 60.93
Profit Margin 7.6 %
Operating Margin -3.4 %
Return on Assets (ttm) 1.1 %
Return on Equity (ttm) 4.8 %
Qtrly Rev. Growth -9.9 %
Gross Profit (p.s.) 0
Sales Per Share 42.72
EBITDA (p.s.) 7.48
Qtrly Earnings Growth -30.8 %
Operating Cash Flow 493 (M)
Levered Free Cash Flow 350 (M)
Stock Valuations
PE Ratio 32.98
PEG Ratio 0.9
Price to Book value 1.57
Price to Sales 2.24
Price to Cash Flow 9.75
Stock Dividends
Dividend 0
Forward Dividend 0
Dividend Yield 0%
Dividend Pay Date Invalid DateTime.
Ex-Dividend Date Invalid DateTime.

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