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BASF SE

BASFn.DE

Latest Trade

63.89EUR

Change

-0.03(-0.05%)

Volume

6,376,144

Today's Range

63.18

 - 

64.00

52 Week Range

55.64

 - 

81.77

As of on the XETRA ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
63.92
Open
64.00
Volume
6,376,144
3M AVG Volume
64.48
Today's High
64.00
Today's Low
63.18
52 Week High
81.77
52 Week Low
55.64
Shares Out (MIL)
918.48
Market Cap (MIL)
58,709.16
Forward P/E
16.25
Dividend (Yield %)
5.01

Next Event

BASF SE at Berenberg and Goldman Sachs German Corporate Conference

Latest Developments

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Eramet, SUEZ And BASF Join To Recycle Lithium-Ion Batteries

Univar Solutions Selected as National U.S. Distributor for BASF's Lupragen

BASF Says DIC To Acquire BASF's Global Pigments Business

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About BASF SE

BASF SE is a chemical company. The Company operates through five segments, which include Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions, and Oil & Gas. The Chemicals segment consists of the Petrochemicals, Monomers and Intermediates divisions. The Performance Products segment consists of the Dispersions & Pigments, Care Chemicals, Nutrition & Health, and Performance Chemicals divisions. The Functional Materials & Solutions segment consists of the Catalysts, Construction Chemicals, Coatings and Performance Materials divisions. The Agricultural Solutions segment consists of the Crop Protection division. The Oil & Gas segment comprises Oil & Gas division, which focuses on the exploration and production in oil and gas producing regions in Europe, North Africa, Russia, South America and the Middle East.

Industry

Chemicals - Plastics & Rubber

Contact Info

Carl-Bosch-Str. 38

+49.621.600

https://www.basf.com/

Executive Leadership

Juergen Hambrecht

Independent Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Martin Brudermueller

Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, Chief Technology Officer

Sinischa Horvat

Independent Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative

Hans-Ulrich Engel

Vice Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, Chief Financial Officer

Saori Dubourg

Member of the Board of Executive Directors

Key Stats

2.97 mean rating - 29 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, EUR)

2016

57.6K

2017

64.5K

2018

62.7K

2019(E)

62.2K
EPS (EUR)

2016

4.830

2017

6.440

2018

5.870

2019(E)

3.933
Price To Earnings (TTM)
23.51
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.94
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.47
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
8.08
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
52.58
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
39.89
Return on Investment (TTM)
3.94
Return on Equity (TTM)
3.11

Latest News

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:

UPDATE 2-Japan's DIC buys BASF paint pigments business for $1.3 bln

* BASF also selling construction chemicals unit (Adds equity deal value, DIC's rationale)

BASF to stick to investment plans after profit warning

German chemicals maker BASF <BASFn.DE> on Thursday stuck with its investment budget and future earnings forecasts to try to move on from a surprise cut to its profit outlook for 2019 earlier this month that hit its shares.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop as trade dims earnings outlook; Mexican peso tumbles

* GRAPHIC-World FX rates in 2019: http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates to close of U.S. markets)

German shares drag Europe lower as BASF profit warning bites

German shares drove Europe lower on Tuesday after a profit warning from chemicals giant BASF citing trade friction put chemical and auto makers on the back foot, while a slump in copper prices knocked mining stocks.

BASF shares tumble after chemicals giant slashes outlook

BASF <BASFn.DE> shares fell almost 7% early on Tuesday after an overnight profit warning in which the German chemicals giant citing trade friction forecast a 30% fall in adjusted annual operating profit instead of a rise.

European shares fall as BASF profit warning hits German stocks

European shares opened lower on Tuesday in what could be their third straight day of losses as German shares fell sharply due to a profit warning from chemicals giant BASF.

BASF slashes 2019 outlook, blames U.S.-China trade war

German chemicals giant BASF <BASFn.DE> on Monday warned profit would fall well below forecasts for the second quarter and full year, blaming a global economic slowdown and trade war between the United States and China.

BASF to slash 6,000 jobs, lowers fiscal year outlook

German chemicals giant BASF on Monday lowered its 2019 outlook and announced it would cut 6,000 jobs, blaming a downturn in automotive markets and the North American agricultural sector for weaker second-quarter results.

Standard Industries, private equity vie for BASF construction chemicals: sources

Building materials maker Standard Industries and several private equity groups are vying for BASF's <BASFn.DE> construction chemicals business, which the German chemicals group has put on the block to focus on more profitable operations, people close to the matter said.

Germany's BASF to cut 6,000 jobs, mainly in administration

BASF <BASFn.DE> will cut 6,000 jobs worldwide, mainly involved in its central administration, in a move it said will achieve annual savings of 300 million euros (268 million pounds) from 2021 and give more power to customer-facing executives.

Banks line up €1.7bn for BASF CC unit sale

Bankers are lining up around €1.7bn of debt financing to back a potential sale of German chemicals group BASF’s construction chemicals business as bidders get ready to submit first round bids in an auction process, banking sources said.

BASF still expects slight improvement in global car market

Chemicals giant BASF still expects a slight improvement in the global car market this year, a spokesman said on Thursday, even after the group announced job cuts at its German coatings operation.

BASF says continues to expect slight improvement in global automotive demand

BASF continues to expect a slight improvement in global automotive demand in 2019, a spokesman said on Thursday, even after the chemicals giant unveiled some job cuts at its German coatings operation.

BASF to trim 200 jobs at coatings unit on global auto industry woes

German chemicals conglomerate BASF said it would cut up to 200 jobs at its coatings unit by the end of 2021, pointing to the downturn in the global car industry.

BASF says second half will be better after weak start to 2019

German chemicals giant BASF expects to eke out some profit growth in 2019 as it banks on business to perk up with car production in the latter half of the year and on benefits from ongoing cost cuts.

BASF says it has prepared for any repeat of low Rhine water levels

German chemicals giant BASF said it does not expect a repeat of the financial hit it took from low water levels of the River Rhine last year after taking countermeasures.

BASF operating profit down 24 percent on weaker basic chemicals

BASF's first-quarter operating profit dropped 24 percent as the firm's basic chemicals business was hit by a slump in prices for precursor materials used in polyurethane foams.

Wintershall says focusing on Brazil offshore oil among other regions

BASF's oil and gas subsidiary Wintershall on Thursday said it would build up its presence in the Brazilian offshore oil sector this year where it won exploration licences in 2018.

BRIEF-SIX Approves Delisting Of Secondary Listed BASF Shares

* SIX EXCHANGE REGULATION AG PUBLISHES DECISION WITH GROUNDS REGARDING DELISTING OF SECONDARY LISTED BASF SE, LUDWIGSHAFEN

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