|Bid||0.0000 x 0|
|Ask||0.0000 x 0|
|Day's Range||0.5085 - 0.5560|
|52 Week Range||0.2700 - 1.3300|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.71|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
While not a mind-blowing move, it is good to see that the Vallourec SA (EPA:VK) share price has gained 12% in the last three months. But that doesn't change the fact that the returns over the last half decade have been stomach...
Vallourec SA, a supplier of steel tubes to the oil and gas industry, is a case in point. On Wednesday evening the French group reported its first quarter of positive free cash flow in three years, thanks in part to stronger demand from customers in Europe and the Middle East. The shares rocketed as much as 37 percent, while Vallourec’s 550 million euros ($567 million) of 6.6 percent coupon bonds maturing in 2022 gained 11 cents on the euro, and now yield a less eye-watering 14 per cent.
Vallourec said it aimed to take additional actions to improve productivity in Brazil and would seek to find an investor to acquire its coal-fired power plants in Germany and China. Its full-year EBITDA rose to 150 million euros, up from 2 million euros in 2017.
In 2009 Philippe Crouzet was appointed CEO of Vallourec SA (EPA:VK). This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other companies that have similar market capitalization. Next, we’ll consider Read More...