Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI) Declares Dividend of $0.02

Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI) announced a dividend on Thursday, October 31st, Fidelity reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 3rd will be paid a dividend of 0.02 per share by the basic materials company on Thursday, December 19th. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 2nd.

Shares of NYSE:VHI opened at $1.94 on Friday. Valhi has a one year low of $1.63 and a one year high of $4.51. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $1.98 and a 200-day moving average of $2.10. The company has a market capitalization of $675.08 million, a PE ratio of 11.06 and a beta of 3.23. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.27, a quick ratio of 3.26 and a current ratio of 4.88.

Valhi (NYSE:VHI) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.11 by ($0.07). Valhi had a net margin of 2.99% and a return on equity of 17.99%. The company had revenue of $475.20 million for the quarter.

Separately, ValuEngine upgraded Valhi from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 3rd.

About Valhi

Valhi, Inc engages in the chemicals, component products, and real estate management and development businesses worldwide. The company's Chemicals segment produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2), which are white inorganic pigments used in various applications by paint, plastics, decorative laminate, and paper manufacturers.

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