BFA.L - BASF SE

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in EUR
90.425
+0.630 (+0.702%)
At close: 5:08PM BST
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Previous Close89.795
Open90.535
Bid0.000 x 200000
Ask0.000 x 200000
Day's Range90.022 - 90.871
52 Week Range90.022 - 9,419.500
Volume499,414
Avg. Volume505,092
Market Cap82.82B
BetaN/A
PE Ratio (TTM)17.39
EPS (TTM)5.2
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target EstN/A
  • The Wall Street Journal8 days ago

    [$$] Bayer to Sell Assets to BASF for $7 Billion Amid Scrutiny of Monsanto Megadeal

    Bayer said it has agreed to sell parts of its crop-science business to rival BASF, a bid to assuage regulators as the German chemical conglomerate seeks approval for its $57 billion acquisition of U.S. ...

  • The Wall Street Journal8 days ago

    [$$] Monsanto, BASF Agree to New Restraints on Controversial Herbicide

    Chemical makers Monsanto and BASF agreed to new restrictions on the use of a herbicide blamed for damaging millions of acres of crops across the U.S. Farm Belt this year.

  • American City Business Journals8 days ago

    Bayer crop science deal won't include KC facility

    Bayer AG's plans to sell a portion of its crop science division will not include its Kansas City manufacturing facility, a company spokesman confirmed Friday. On Thursday evening, Bayer announced that it planned to offload its field crop seeds business and a portion of its herbicide business to German chemical company BASF SE for $7 billion. The Kansas City operation produces herbicides, fungicides and pesticides.

  • American City Business Journals8 days ago

    Monsanto deal prompts Bayer to sell pieces of unit with big KC presence

    Bayer AG has a deal to sell off parts of a division to rival BASF SE to help partially refinance its $57 billion purchase of St. Louis-based Monsanto Co. and to calm regulators concerned about antitrust issues in the U.S. and the European Union. The Wall Street Journal reports that Germany-based Bayer plans to sell its crop seeds business, a portion of its Crop Science division, for $6.98 billion. Together, Bayer’s and Monsanto’s control of the market could put pressure on farmers that already face low crop prices, EU regulators have said.

  • BASF to harvest seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 billion
    Reuters9 days ago

    BASF to harvest seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 billion

    BASF (BASFn.DE) has agreed to buy seed and herbicide businesses from Bayer (BAYGn.DE) for 5.9 billion euros (5.26 billion pounds)in cash, as Bayer tries to convince competition authorities to approve its planned acquisition of Monsanto (MON.N). BASF, the world's third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead pursued research into plant characteristics such as drought tolerance, which it sells or licenses out to seed developers.

  • Reuters9 days ago

    BASF to harvest seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

    BASF has agreed to buy seed and herbicide businesses from Bayer for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash, as Bayer tries to convince competition authorities to approve its planned acquisition of Monsanto. BASF, the world's third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead pursued research into plant characteristics such as drought tolerance, which it sells or licenses out to seed developers.

  • Financial Times9 days ago

    [$$] BASF unveils biggest acquisition in its history

    German chemicals group BASF announced on Friday the biggest acquisition in its 152-year history, paying ?5.9bn to acquire "significant parts" of Bayer's seed and non-selective herbicide business. ...

  • BASF Pays for Sitting Out the Chemicals Dance Party
    Bloomberg9 days ago

    BASF Pays for Sitting Out the Chemicals Dance Party

    Bayer's buyer hasn't exactly overpaid, but this is no bargain.

  • Reuters9 days ago

    BASF CEO says to look at more seed M&A after Bayer deal

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) - BASF (BASFn.DE) will take a look at further assets coming onto the market after agreeing to buy seeds and herbicide businesses from Bayer (BAYGn.DE) for 5.9 billion euros (5.26 billion ...

  • Reuters9 days ago

    BASF CEO says to look at more seed M&A after Bayer deal

    BASF will take a look at further assets coming onto the market after agreeing to buy seeds and herbicide businesses from Bayer for 5.9 billion euros , its chief executive said. "It needs to be seen ...

  • BASF Enters Seeds Market as Bayer Sells $7 Billion in Assets
    Bloomberg9 days ago

    BASF Enters Seeds Market as Bayer Sells $7 Billion in Assets

    BASF SE agreed to buy part of Bayer AG’s agricultural products business for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion), seizing the opportunity to enter the genetically-modified seeds market as Bayer sells assets ...

  • BASF Enters Seeds Market as Bayer Sells $7 Billion in Assets
    Bloomberg9 days ago

    BASF Enters Seeds Market as Bayer Sells $7 Billion in Assets

    BASF SE agreed to buy part of Bayer AG’s agricultural products business for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion), seizing the opportunity to enter the genetically-modified seeds market as Bayer sells assets ...

  • PR Newswire10 days ago

    The Power of BASF sparks on the big screen at SEMA 2017

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. , Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF Automotive Refinish will make more than a splash in the paint at SEMA 2017 with a display of premium builds in booth #20353, new color offerings, ...

  • BNY Mellon Named Successor Depositary Bank by Two European Blue-Chips, BASF and Orange
    PR Newswire11 days ago

    BNY Mellon Named Successor Depositary Bank by Two European Blue-Chips, BASF and Orange

    Continued momentum of issuers switching to BNY Mellon's depositary receipt services. NEW YORK , Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  BNY Mellon , a global leader in investment management and investment services, ...

  • PR Newswire24 days ago

    Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China

    FRANKFURT, Germany , Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF's Coatings division operating under the Chemetall brand has received the Best Performer Award from ...

  • Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China
    PR Newswire24 days ago

    Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China

    FRANKFURT, Germany , Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF's Coatings division operating under the Chemetall brand has received the Best Performer Award from ...

  • Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China
    CNW Group24 days ago

    Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China

    Chemetall receives Airbus Best Performer Award at the Airbus Supplier Conference Awards in Tianjin, China

  • Celanese (CE) to Increase Prices of Acetyl Intermediates
    Zackslast month

    Celanese (CE) to Increase Prices of Acetyl Intermediates

    Celanese (CE) is taking appropriate pricing actions amid a volatile raw material pricing environment, which should lend support to its margins.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    BASF polyurethane powers high energy return in new Brooks Levitate running shoes

    New DNA AMP midsole using BASF technology delivers high energy return for leading performance running shoes Polyurethane cushioning system is tailor-made for Brooks Running. WYANDOTTE, Mich., Sept. 20, ...

  • Reuterslast month

    U.S. regulator aiming to allow controversial herbicide use with safeguards

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is aiming to allow farmers to spray the controversial weed-killer dicamba next year, but with additional rules for its use, an official with the agency said on Tuesday. Reuben Baris, acting chief of the herbicide branch of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Pesticide Programs, said the agency had not yet determined what steps it would take to mitigate problems associated with dicamba. The EPA has been discussing with state regulators ways to prevent such crop damage.

  • Reuterslast month

    BASF boosts nylon business with 1.6 bln euro Solvay deal

    FRANKFURT/BRUSSELS, Sept 19 (Reuters) - German chemicals group BASF has strengthened its nylon business by agreeing to buy the global polyamide business from Belgian rival Solvay for 1.6 billion euros ($1.9 billion). The acquisition complements BASF's engineering plastics portfolio and enhance its access to key growth markets in Asia and South America, BASF said on Tuesday . For Solvay, the sale is a further step in its strategy to divest its high-volume product range and focus on specific applications in aerospace, automotive and the oil and gas industry where it can achieve higher margins.

  • BASF to Buy Polyamides Business From Solvay for $1.9 Billion
    Bloomberglast month

    BASF to Buy Polyamides Business From Solvay for $1.9 Billion

    BASF SE agreed to buy a polyamides business from Solvay SA for 1.6 billion euros ($1.9 billion), adding a nylon plastics operation serving a range of industries from carmaking to construction.

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kronos Worldwide, Koninklijke DSM, Orion Engineered Carbons, Koppers Holdings and BASF SE
    Zackslast month

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kronos Worldwide, Koninklijke DSM, Orion Engineered Carbons, Koppers Holdings and BASF SE

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kronos Worldwide, Koninklijke DSM, Orion Engineered Carbons, Koppers Holdings and BASF SE

  • The Wall Street Journallast month

    [$$] Agricultural Giants Teach Computers to Farm

    Corn plants chosen with the help of computers are growing in the U.S. this year, and algorithms are sifting North American weather data to anticipate crop threats such as pests and disease. Agricultural ...

  • BASF's Late Grab for Bayer Seed Assets Marks Strategy Shift
    Bloomberglast month

    BASF's Late Grab for Bayer Seed Assets Marks Strategy Shift

    BASF SE historically has boasted one of the widest portfolios in the chemicals industry, including products as dissimilar as cassette tapes and ulcer treatment. But it took a not-so-gentle nudge from the ...