Celanese Corporation (CE) : Tradelink Capital reduced its stake in Celanese Corporation by 19.27% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 3,163 shares of Celanese Corporation which is valued at $201,610 after selling 755 shares in Celanese Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016.Celanese Corporation makes up approximately 0.93% of Tradelink Capital’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ngam Advisors boosted its stake in CE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,850 additional shares and now holds a total of 13,068 shares of Celanese Corporation which is valued at $832,954. Celanese Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Ngam Advisors’s portfolio.Chicago Equity Partners reduced its stake in CE by selling 3,430 shares or 1.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 176,065 shares of CE which is valued at $11,166,042. Celanese Corporation makes up approx 0.31% of Chicago Equity Partners’s portfolio.Strs Ohio reduced its stake in CE by selling 851 shares or 4.4% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,468 shares of CE which is valued at $1,207,807. Celanese Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Strs Ohio’s portfolio.Checchi Capital Advisers boosted its stake in CE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 17 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,630 shares of Celanese Corporation which is valued at $184,731. Celanese Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Checchi Capital Advisers’s portfolio.Gavekal Capital boosted its stake in CE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 22,174 additional shares and now holds a total of 225,255 shares of Celanese Corporation which is valued at $15,821,911. Celanese Corporation makes up approx 4.69% of Gavekal Capital’s portfolio.
Celanese Corporation opened for trading at $63.57 and hit $64.35 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $64.05, with a gain of 0.49% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 7,05,035 shares. Company has a market cap of $9,270 M.
On the company’s financial health, Celanese Corporation reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.55. The company had revenue of $1351.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1426.07 million. The company’s revenue was down -8.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.58 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Celanese Corporation. Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 28, 2016 to “Sector Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 72 from a previous price target of $76 .Celanese Corporation was Initiated by Susquehanna to “Positive” on Jul 1, 2016.
Celanese Corporation is a technology and specialty materials company. The Company’s business involves processing chemical raw materials such as methanol carbon monoxide and ethylene and natural products including wood pulp into chemicals thermoplastic polymers and other chemical-based products. It has four business segments: Advanced Engineered Materials Consumer Specialties Industrial Specialties and Acetyl Intermediates. The Advanced Engineering segment products include polyoxymethylene ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene polybutylene terephthalate and liquid crystal polymers among others. Consumer Specialties’ products include acetate tow acetate flakes acetate film and high intensity sweeteners among others. Industrial Specialties’ products include conventional emulsions vinyl acetate ethylene emulsions and ethylene vinyl acetate among others. Acetyl Intermediates include acetic acid vinyl acetate monomer acetic anhydride and acetaldehyde among others.