Stock News in Focus: Valhi (NYSE:VHI) declares dividend of $0.02 per share on its common stock

Valhi (NYSE:VHI) spotted trading -74.33% off 52-week high price. On the other end, the stock has been noted 11.04% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. The stock changed 0.00% to recent value of $1.81. The stock transacted 438393 shares during most recent day however it has an average volume of 318.04K shares. The company has 343.69M of outstanding shares and 28.66M shares were floated in the market.

Valhi (NYSE:VHI) reported that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of two cents ($0.02) per share on its common stock, payable on June 20, 2019 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 4, 2019.

Valhi also announced that at its annual stockholder meeting held on May 23, 2019, its stockholders:

elected each of Thomas E. Barry, Loretta J. Feehan, Robert D. Graham, Terri L. Herrington, W. Hayden McIlroy and Mary A. Tidlund as a director for a one year term; and

adopted a resolution that approved, on a nonbinding advisory basis, the compensation of its named executive officers as disclosed in the proxy statement for the 2019 annual stockholder meeting.

Valhi is engaged in the titanium dioxide products, component products (security products and recreational marine components) and real estate management and development industries.

Its earnings per share (EPS) expected to touch remained -9.20% for this year while earning per share for the next 5-years is expected to reach at 25.50%. VHI has a gross margin of 29.80% and an operating margin of 10.00% while its profit margin remained 10.40% for the last 12 months.

According to the most recent quarter its current ratio was 4 that represents company’s ability to meet its current financial obligations. The price moved ahead of -20.93% from the mean of 20 days, -23.32% from mean of 50 days SMA and performed -33.61% from mean of 200 days price. Company’s performance for the week was -19.56%, -25.82% for month and YTD performance remained -6.22%.

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