NYSE:ALB - Albemarle Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $226.89
  • Forecasted Upside: -5.24 %
  • Number of Analysts: 20
  • Breakdown:
  • 3 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 11 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for ALB

Analyst Price Target is $226.89
▼ -5.24% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 20 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Albemarle in the last 3 months. The average price target is $226.89, with a high forecast of $296.00 and a low forecast of $80.00. The average price target represents a -5.24% upside from the last price of $239.44.

This chart shows the closing price for ALB for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 20 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Albemarle. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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  • 3 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/19/2021Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$246.00 ➝ $280.00High
10/12/2021MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$247.00High
10/12/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetTop Pick ➝ Buy$262.00 ➝ $266.00Low
10/11/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$127.00 ➝ $131.00Low
10/4/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$253.00 ➝ $280.00Medium
9/17/2021HSBCDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
9/13/2021UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $290.00High
9/13/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$245.00 ➝ $270.00High
9/13/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$250.00 ➝ $296.00High
9/13/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$265.00 ➝ $290.00High
9/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$225.00 ➝ $270.00High
9/13/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$218.00 ➝ $246.00High
9/8/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeSell ➝ Buy$115.00 ➝ $280.00High
8/30/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
8/23/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$208.00 ➝ $253.00Medium
8/9/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$200.00 ➝ $218.00High
8/6/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$175.00 ➝ $225.00High
8/6/2021Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$121.00 ➝ $140.00High
8/6/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ Outperform$205.00 ➝ $250.00High
8/6/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$117.00 ➝ $127.00High
8/6/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $245.00High
7/20/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$199.00 ➝ $208.00High
5/13/2021Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$135.00 ➝ $168.00Medium
5/12/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$162.00 ➝ $175.00High
5/10/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$174.00 ➝ $191.00High
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$50.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
5/7/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$107.00 ➝ $117.00High
5/7/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$125.00 ➝ $152.00High
4/19/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$160.00 ➝ $200.00High
3/15/2021CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$180.00N/A
3/9/2021CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$180.00 ➝ $180.00High
3/1/2021Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$174.00 ➝ $186.00Low
2/25/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$125.00 ➝ $162.00Medium
2/23/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$130.00 ➝ $135.00Low
2/22/2021Vertical ResearchUpgradeSell ➝ HoldMedium
2/22/2021ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $177.00Medium
2/15/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$175.00 ➝ $190.00Low
2/12/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$101.00 ➝ $107.00Low
2/12/2021CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$184.00Low
2/4/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetReduce ➝ Hold$148.00 ➝ $174.00High
2/3/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$120.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
1/15/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$89.00 ➝ $101.00Low
1/6/2021Smith Barney CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$132.00 ➝ $175.00N/A
1/5/2021Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ SellN/A
11/13/2020ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$98.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
11/10/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$90.00 ➝ $120.00Low
11/9/2020Smith Barney CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$99.00 ➝ $132.00Low
11/9/2020Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
11/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$40.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
11/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$115.00 ➝ $120.00High
11/6/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$60.00 ➝ $89.00High
11/5/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$105.00 ➝ $114.00High
10/21/2020HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$121.00Medium
10/19/2020TruistBoost Price Target$87.00 ➝ $95.00Low
10/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$85.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
10/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$80.00 ➝ $78.00High
10/6/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$97.00 ➝ $105.00High
9/29/2020Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$92.00 ➝ $98.00Low
9/22/2020Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageUnderperform$86.00Low
8/10/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$70.00 ➝ $80.00Low
8/10/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$78.00 ➝ $87.00Medium
8/10/2020Truist FinancialBoost Price TargetHold$65.00 ➝ $87.00Medium
7/30/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$81.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
7/27/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$65.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
6/26/2020CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ HoldMedium
6/26/2020Loop CapitalUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$48.00 ➝ $73.00High
6/22/2020KeyCorpDowngradeSector Weight ➝ Underweight$60.00High
5/28/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $80.00Low
5/12/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetSell$49.00 ➝ $59.00High
5/12/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$67.00 ➝ $61.00High
5/11/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$90.00 ➝ $65.00Low
5/11/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$64.00 ➝ $66.00Medium
5/7/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$98.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
4/29/2020Loop CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Sell$99.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
4/16/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$62.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
4/9/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetCautious$70.00 ➝ $49.00High
4/8/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$108.00 ➝ $98.00High
4/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$115.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
4/3/2020CfraLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Hold$100.00 ➝ $70.00Medium
3/30/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$50.00 ➝ $40.00Low
3/27/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$105.00 ➝ $68.00High
3/25/2020KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector WeightLow
3/25/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$96.00 ➝ $62.00High
3/23/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$118.00 ➝ $108.00High
2/21/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$86.00 ➝ $116.00Low
2/21/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$68.00 ➝ $90.00Low
2/21/2020Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
2/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$72.00 ➝ $96.00Low
2/21/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$80.00 ➝ $105.00Low
2/21/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$71.00 ➝ $84.00Low
2/21/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$115.00Low
2/20/2020CfraBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Buy$80.00 ➝ $100.00High
2/5/2020Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$90.00 ➝ $100.00Low
1/22/2020HSBCDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$89.00Low
1/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$75.00 ➝ $80.00High
1/3/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/17/2019Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$78.00Low
12/15/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$71.00Low
11/22/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$60.00 ➝ $50.00Low
11/14/2019Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
11/13/2019CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$62.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
11/12/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$77.00 ➝ $71.00Medium
11/8/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$68.00 ➝ $60.00High
11/8/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$85.00High
10/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$80.00 ➝ $70.00Medium
10/28/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ UnderperformMedium
10/25/2019SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$68.00High
10/25/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$95.00 ➝ $80.00High
10/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$75.00 ➝ $65.00High
10/15/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$75.00 ➝ $75.00Low
10/9/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$80.00 ➝ $73.00Low
10/3/2019Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral$80.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
10/2/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $105.00Low
9/13/2019Loop CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$98.00Low
9/12/2019G.ResearchReiterated RatingBuyLow
9/12/2019GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$109.00Low
8/15/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$65.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
8/14/2019Vertical ResearchLower Price Target$58.50 ➝ $39.50High
8/14/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$83.00High
8/12/2019Berenberg BankSet Price TargetHold$75.00High
8/12/2019Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetBuy$95.00 ➝ $83.00Low
8/9/2019Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$106.00Low
8/9/2019OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$157.00 ➝ $128.00Low
8/9/2019SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
8/9/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$70.00 ➝ $71.00High
7/9/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$100.00 ➝ $94.00Medium
5/20/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$114.00 ➝ $90.00Low
5/16/2019Loop CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$108.00Medium
5/10/2019KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$110.00 ➝ $100.00Low
4/12/2019KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$120.00 ➝ $110.00Low
3/29/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$100.00Medium
3/29/2019Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$100.00 ➝ $88.00Medium
2/25/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$84.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
2/21/2019Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$112.00 ➝ $119.00Low
2/5/2019CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$90.00 ➝ $81.00Low
1/18/2019Loop CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$112.00Medium
1/15/2019Vertical ResearchLower Price Target$86.00 ➝ $59.00Low
1/15/2019Nomura SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$90.00 ➝ $85.00High
1/3/2019Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$120.00 ➝ $78.11High
12/18/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$140.00 ➝ $120.00Low
12/10/2018HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$112.50Low
12/9/2018HSBCInitiated CoverageHold$112.50 ➝ $96.32Low
12/3/2018HSBCInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$112.50Medium
11/15/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$106.00Medium
11/9/2018Berenberg BankSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
10/19/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
10/8/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
9/25/2018Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageSell$85.00Medium
9/4/2018SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $115.00Low
7/3/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$125.00High
6/25/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$115.00Medium
6/12/2018Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
5/11/2018Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
4/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$113.00Low
4/13/2018CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$106.00Low
4/12/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$148.00 ➝ $140.00Low
4/10/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$112.00 ➝ $95.00Low
3/27/2018ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$148.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
3/6/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
3/2/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $100.00Low
3/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$160.00 ➝ $130.00Low
3/2/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
3/1/2018Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$161.00 ➝ $141.00High
3/1/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Neutral$148.00 ➝ $112.00High
3/1/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$110.00High
3/1/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$150.00 ➝ $148.00High
2/27/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageBuy$150.00 ➝ $150.00High
2/27/2018Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$150.00Low
2/26/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$85.00High
2/23/2018ArgusInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$148.00High
2/5/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$130.00High
1/30/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$113.00 ➝ $150.00Low
1/19/2018Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$150.00Medium
1/17/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyMedium
1/8/2018Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$131.72 ➝ $133.51High
12/19/2017Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$150.00Low
11/14/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A
11/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$156.00 ➝ $162.00N/A
11/10/2017Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$159.00N/A
11/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$149.00 ➝ $155.00N/A
11/9/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$123.00 ➝ $150.00N/A
11/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$135.00N/A
10/24/2017BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$160.00N/A
10/24/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$149.00N/A
10/16/2017KeyCorpBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $150.00N/A
10/16/2017OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$133.00 ➝ $157.00N/A
10/13/2017Nomura InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$146.00 ➝ $154.00N/A
10/10/2017Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$146.00 ➝ $154.00N/A
10/6/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$139.66 ➝ $142.00N/A
9/28/2017Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$150.00High
9/25/2017Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$134.29 ➝ $135.00High
9/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$144.00 ➝ $156.00Low
9/20/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$136.00Low
9/18/2017Nomura InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$134.00 ➝ $146.00Medium
9/3/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Medium
8/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$144.00Medium
8/17/2017CIBCInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$133.00Low
8/16/2017OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$133.00Low
8/10/2017Vertical ResearchReiterated RatingHold$108.00 ➝ $109.00Low
8/9/2017SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$121.00Medium
7/18/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00 ➝ $135.00Low
7/14/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$136.00Low
7/7/2017AegisReiterated RatingBuyMedium
6/29/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$47.00Low
6/29/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$36.00Low
6/28/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00Low
6/16/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$120.00Medium
6/12/2017KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$120.00 ➝ $125.00High
5/25/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$100.00 ➝ $72.00Low
5/15/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$132.00 ➝ $136.00N/A
5/15/2017Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$124.00N/A
5/8/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$132.00 ➝ $136.00Low
5/5/2017Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$124.00Low
4/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$132.00Low
4/9/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00Low
4/4/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$120.00Low
3/22/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$107.00N/A
3/17/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$130.00 ➝ $132.00Medium
3/17/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00Medium
3/6/2017CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$104.77 ➝ $112.00N/A
3/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$114.00 ➝ $130.00N/A
3/1/2017Nomura InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy$102.00 ➝ $118.00N/A
3/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$114.00 ➝ $130.00N/A
3/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$105.00 ➝ $120.00N/A
3/1/2017Robert W. BairdBoost Price Target$125.00N/A
2/28/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$118.00N/A
2/23/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$114.00N/A
2/17/2017AegisInitiated CoverageBuy$108.00N/A
1/17/2017Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$81.00 ➝ $118.00N/A
1/12/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingConviction-Buy$116.00N/A
1/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$102.00N/A
1/6/2017Nomura InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy$92.00 ➝ $102.00N/A
12/15/2016UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$85.00 ➝ $90.00N/A
11/8/2016UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$84.00 ➝ $85.00N/A
(Data available from 10/26/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.71 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Albemarle logo
Albemarle Corp. engages in developing, manufacturing, and marketing of chemicals for consumer electronics, petroleum refining, utilities, packaging, construction, transportation, pharmaceuticals, crop production, food-safety, and custom chemistry services. It operates through the following segments: Lithium, Bromine Specialties, and Catalysts. The Lithium segment engages in developing and manufacture of basic lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and value-added lithium specialties and reagents. The Bromine Specialties segment consists of bromine and bromine-based business includes products used in fire safety solutions and other specialty chemicals applications. The Catalysts segment contain two product lines: clean fuels technologies, which is primarily composed of hydro processing catalysts, and heavy oil upgrading that comprises of fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts and additives. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Charlotte, NC.
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Today's Range

Now: $239.44
Low: $232.14
High: $243.00

50 Day Range

MA: $228.18
Low: $213.35
High: $244.03

52 Week Range

Now: $239.44
Low: $90.07
High: $253.10


1,595,012 shs

Average Volume

1,355,333 shs

Market Capitalization

$28.00 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Albemarle?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on Albemarle in the last twelve months: Argus, Bank of America Co., Berenberg Bank, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Cowen Inc, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Evercore ISI, HSBC Holdings plc, JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Loop Capital, Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Smith Barney Citigroup, UBS Group AG, Vertical Research, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Albemarle?

18 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Albemarle in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $226.89, suggesting a possible downside of 5.2%. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting ALB will reach $296.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $80.00 for Albemarle in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Albemarle?

Albemarle currently has 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in ALB, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Albemarle's investor relations team?

Albemarle's physical mailing address is 4250 CONGRESS STREET SUITE 900, CHARLOTTE NC, 28209. The specialty chemicals company's listed phone number is (980) 299-5700 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Albemarle is www.albemarle.com.