Zacks Rating on Axiall Corporation (AXLL)

Axiall Corporation (AXLL) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Axiall Corporation (AXLL) as 2, which is a Buy recommendation. 1 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 1 more believe that the stock has more downside risks, hence they propose a Strong Sell. A total of 3 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 5 research analysts is 3, which indicates as a Hold.

Axiall Corporation (AXLL) : Average target price received by Axiall Corporation (AXLL) is $25 with an expected standard deviation of $4.95. The most aggressive target on the stock is $33, whereas the most downbeat target is $20. 5 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


Shares of Axiall Corporation rose by 0.21% in the last five trading days and 1.38% for the last 4 weeks. Axiall Corporation is up 43.16% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 116.78%. Axiall Corporation (NYSE:AXLL): The stock was completely flat for the day, closing at $32.98 on Tuesday. The flat closing masks the intraday volatility in the stock. After opening at $32.98, the stock touched an intraday high of $32.98 and a low of $32.97. Neither the bulls nor the bears asserted their supremacy at close, due to which the stock closed completely flat. The stock previously closed at $32.98. The total trading volume on Tuesday was 488,497.

Axiall Corporation is a manufacturer and international marketer of chemicals and building products. The Company operates through three segments: chlorovinyls, building products and aromatics. The Companys chlorovinyls segment produces a chain of products, including chlor-alkali and derivative products, such as chlorine, caustic soda, vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), vinyl resins, ethylene dichloride (or 1, 2 dichloroethane) (EDC), chlorinated solvents, calcium hypochlorite, hydrochloric acid (HCL) and phosgene derivatives, and compound products, such as vinyl compounds and compound additives and plasticizers. The Companys building products segment consists of two primary product groups: window and door profiles and trim, moldings and deck products, and outdoor building products, which includes siding and exterior accessories, pipe and pipe fittings. The Companys aromatics segment manufactures cumene products and phenol and acetone products (co-products made from cumene).

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