|Bid||51.61 x 1400|
|Ask||51.62 x 800|
|Day's Range||51.55 - 51.66|
|52 Week Range||25.02 - 52.58|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.85|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||24.83|
|Earnings Date||Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 16, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.32 (0.62%)|
|1y Target Est||51.50|
Merck KGaA ("Merck") announced that its transaction with Versum Materials, Inc ("Versum") had been approved at a special meeting among Versum's shareholders. Merck had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Versum for a consideration of $53 in cash in April this year, notes Moody's.
The German biotech and chemicals company intends to maintain Versum’s Tempe headquarters as the major hub for its combined electronic materials business in the U.S.
Versum Materials, Inc. (VSM), a leading specialty materials and equipment supplier to the semiconductor industry, today announced the stockholders of Versum have approved the merger with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany at a special meeting held today at the Versum headquarters in Tempe, Arizona, USA. Versum continues to expect the transaction, which is subject to regulatory clearances and the satisfaction of other customary closing conditions, to close in the second half of 2019. Versum Materials, Inc. (VSM) is one of the world’s leading suppliers of next-generation CMP slurries, ultra-thin dielectric and metal film precursors, formulated cleans and etching products, and delivery equipment that has revolutionized the semiconductor industry. Versum Materials has annual sales of approximately US $1.4 billion, 2,300 employees and operates 14 major facilities in Asia and North America.
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Versum Materials Inc NYSE:VSMView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows but are weakening * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for VSM with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting VSM. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative and may be weakening. The net inflows of $3.04 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold VSM are among the lowest of the last year and appear to be slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Basic Materials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, but is accelerating. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to firstname.lastname@example.org.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.
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NEW YORK , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Moore Kuehn, PLLC, a securities law firm located on Wall Street in downtown New York City , is investigating potential claims for breach of fiduciary duty involving ...
WILMINGTON, Del., May 21, 2019 -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.: Do you own shares of Versum Materials, Inc. (NYSE: VSM)?Did you purchase any of your shares prior to April 12,.
NEW YORK, May 21, 2019 -- Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces shareholder class actions against The KeyW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: KEYW), Versum.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Merck KGaA, which is taking over U.S. electronic chemicals maker Versum Materials, said it expected a slight tailwind from foreign exchange effects supporting earnings growth ...
In April, Versum rejected a previous merger deal with a U.S. company in order to proceed with the buyout by Merck KGaA.
Versum Materials, Inc. (VSM), a leading specialty materials and equipment supplier to the semiconductor industry, today announced that it will hold a special meeting of its stockholders at its corporate headquarters, 8555 South River Parkway, Tempe, Arizona 85284, on June 17, 2019, beginning at 2:00 p.m., local time. At the special meeting, stockholders will be asked to take action to, among other things, adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of April 12, 2019 (the “merger agreement”), by and among Versum Materials, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and EMD Performance Materials Holding, Inc. The board of directors of Versum Materials unanimously recommends that Versum Materials’ stockholders vote to adopt the merger agreement at the special meeting.
Versum Materials (VSM) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
Versum Materials (VSM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and -3.33%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Versum Materials, Inc. (VSM), a leading global specialty materials supplier to the semiconductor industry, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share. The dividend is payable on May 28, 2019 to all common stockholders of record at the close of business on May 14, 2019. Versum Materials also announced that it has set May 13, 2019 as the record date for a special meeting of its stockholders to consider and vote on various proposals necessary to approve the previously announced definitive agreement with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany to acquire Versum Materials.
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NOTE: On April 17, 2019, the press release was corrected as follows: In the third sentence, the description of the affirmed rating was changed to short term issuer rating. Revised release follows. Paris, April 16, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has today affirmed Merck KGaA's ('Merck') issuer rating, senior unsecured Medium Term Note and subordinated ratings at Baa1, (P)Baa1 and Baa3 respectively.
The companies have inked their definitive merger agreement, and regulatory filings show that several more Versum executives will be eligible to receive hefty bonuses after the deal is consummated.
Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating whether the sale of Versum Materials, Inc. (“Versum” or the “Company”) (VSM) to Merck KGaA (“Merck”) is fair to Versum shareholders. If you are a Versum shareholder and would like to discuss your legal rights and options, please visit Versum (VSM) Merger Investigation or contact Daniel Sadeh or Zachary Halper at (212) 763-0060 or email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 15, 2019 / The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Versum Materials, Inc. ("Versum" or the ...
The business combination received unanimous approval from the boards of the German pharmaceutical company and Versum, Merck said in a Friday press release. Versum is a supplier of process chemicals, gases and semiconductor manufacturing equipment.