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KMG Chemicals Inc (KMG) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on July 31, 2018

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KMG Chemicals Inc (KMG) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on July 31, 2018. KMG Chemicals Inc, manufactures, formulates and globally distributes specialty chemicals. It sells high purity wet process chemicals to the semiconductor industry, and sells wood treating chemicals. KMG Chemicals Inc has a market cap of $1.19 billion; its shares were traded at around $76.22 with a P/E ratio of 18.33 and P/S ratio of 2.45. The dividend yield of KMG Chemicals Inc stocks is 0.16%. KMG Chemicals Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 12.00% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated KMG Chemicals Inc the business predictability rank of 2.5-star.


For the last quarter KMG Chemicals Inc reported a revenue of $122.4 million, compared with the revenue of $96.26 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $465.6 million, an increase of 39.6% from last year. For the last five years KMG Chemicals Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 7.7% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $4.29 for the year, an increase of 123.4% from previous year. The KMG Chemicals Inc had a decent operating margin of 18.94%, compared with the operating margin of 11.2% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of KMG Chemicals Inc is 9.59%. The profitability rank of the company is 8 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, KMG Chemicals Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $24.4 million, compared with $20.7 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $306.1 million, compared with $523.1 million in the previous year. KMG Chemicals Inc has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $76.22, KMG Chemicals Inc is traded at 194.9% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $25.85. The P/S ratio of the stock is 2.45, while the historical median P/S ratio is 0.84. The intrinsic value of the stock is $44.52 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock gained 36.65% during the past 12 months.

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