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Platform Specialty Products and Three Additional Stocks Under Scanner in the Specialty Chemicals

Stock Research Monitor: GRA, VNTR, and WLK

LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / July 30, 2018/ If you want a free Stock Review on PAH sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration. WallStEquities.com reexplores the Specialty Chemicals space, which comprises companies that are engaged in the manufacturing, transporting, and selling of various chemical products, including agricultural products, natural gas, and construction chemicals. Under assessment are Platform Specialty Products Corp. (NYSE: PAH), W.R. Grace & Co. (NYSE: GRA), Venator Materials PLC (NYSE: VNTR), and Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE: WLK). All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below.


Platform Specialty Products

Last Friday, West Palm Beach, Florida headquartered Platform Specialty Products Corp.'s stock closed the day flat at $12.28. A total volume of 2.27 million shares was traded. The Company's shares have advanced 6.78% in the last month and 19.57% in the previous three months. The stock is trading 3.75% above its 50-day moving average and 14.12% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of the Company, which produces and sells specialty chemical products worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 54.17.

On July 26th, 2018, Platform Specialty Products announced that it intends to release its Q2 2018 financial results before the markets open on August 02nd, 2018. The Company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET that same day to discuss its results. The call will be simultaneously webcast on the Company's website. Get the full research report on PAH for free by clicking below at:


W.R. Grace

Shares in Columbia, Maryland headquartered W.R. Grace & Co. saw a slight decline of 0.91%, finishing Friday's session at $73.98. The stock recorded a trading volume of 690,134 shares. The Company's shares have gained 1.79% in the last month, 7.08% over the previous three months, and 5.96% over the past year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.94% and 4.71%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of W.R. Grace, which produces and sells specialty chemicals and materials worldwide, have an RSI of 53.71.

On July 26th, 2018, W.R. Grace announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per common share. The dividend is payable on September 06th, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 16th, 2018.

On July 27th, 2018, research firm Monness Crespi & Hardt reiterated its ‘Buy' rating on the Company's stock with an increase of the target price from $83 a share to $85 a share. Get access to our top-rated research, including the free report on GRA at:


Venator Materials

Stockton-On-Tees, UK headquartered Venator Materials PLC's stock finished 0.07% higher at $15.36 last Friday at the close. A total volume of 462,717 shares was traded. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 9.62%. Additionally, shares of Venator Materials, which manufactures and markets chemical products worldwide, have an RSI of 38.80.

On July 16th, 2018, Venator Materials (“VNTR”) announced that it has reached agreement with Tronox Limited (“Tronox”) to purchase the European paper laminates business (the “8120 Grade”) from the latter. In connection with the acquisition, Tronox will supply the 8120 Grade to VNTR under a Transitional Supply Agreement until the transfer of the manufacturing of the 8120 Grade to the latter's Greatham, UK facility has been completed. Click here to subscribe for a free membership which welcomes you with our report on VNTR at:


Westlake Chemical

Houston, Texas headquartered Westlake Chemical Corp.'s shares ended the session 1.36% lower at $104.74. The stock recorded a trading volume of 472,262 shares. Shares of the Company have advanced 49.42% over the past year. The stock is trading 1.32% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Westlake Chemical, which manufactures and markets basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers, and building products primarily in North America and Europe, have an RSI of 37.56.

On July 19th, 2018, Westlake Chemical announced that it will release its Q2 2018 earnings prior to the market opening on August 02nd, 2018. The Company will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET on the same day to discuss the earnings release. Join our big investor community at Wall St. Equities today and get your free report on WLK at:


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