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GCP Applied Technologies is a specialty chemicals business based in the US. GCP Applied Technologies stocks (GCP.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $22.47 – an increase of 0.03% over the previous week. GCP Applied Technologies employs 1,950 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $968.5 million.

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GCP Applied Technologies stock price (NYSE:GCP)

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GCP Applied Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$31.91
52-week range$20.76 - $32.28
50-day moving average $28.24
200-day moving average $24.88
Wall St. target price$32.00
PE ratio 128.629
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.25

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GCP Applied Technologies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $31.91 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-14) 0.03%
1 month (2021-12-22) 0.41%
3 months (2021-10-22) 40.70%
6 months (2021-07-22) 44.59%
1 year (2021-01-22) 28.67%
2 years (2020-01-22) 36.02%
3 years (2019-01-22) 29.50%
5 years (2017-01-20) 22.50%

Is GCP Applied Technologies under- or over-valued?

Valuing GCP Applied Technologies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of GCP Applied Technologies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

GCP Applied Technologies's P/E ratio

GCP Applied Technologies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 129x. In other words, GCP Applied Technologies shares trade at around 129x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

GCP Applied Technologies's EBITDA

GCP Applied Technologies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $131.8 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a GCP Applied Technologies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

GCP Applied Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $968.5 million
Operating margin TTM 8.9%
Gross profit TTM $357.9 million
Return on assets TTM 3.81%
Return on equity TTM 2.97%
Profit margin 1.93%
Book value $9.04
Market capitalisation $2.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

GCP Applied Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting GCP Applied Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

GCP Applied Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, GCP Applied Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $20.76 up to $32.28. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GCP.US volatility(beta: 0.93)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while GCP Applied Technologies's is 0.9306. This would suggest that GCP Applied Technologies's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

GCP Applied Technologies overview

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. produces and sells specialty construction chemicals and specialty building materials worldwide. Its Specialty Construction Chemicals segment offers concrete admixtures under the CONCERA, CLARENA, ADVA, CLARENA RC40, STRUX, MIRA, TYTRO, POLARSET, ECLIPSE, DARACEM, DARASET, DCI, RECOVER, WRDA, and ZYLA brands; admixtures for decorative concrete under the PIERI brand; concrete production management and control systems under the VERIFI brand; engineered concrete slab systems under the DUCTILCRETE brand; and cement additives under the OPTEVA HE, TAVERO VM, CBA, SYNCHRO, HEA2, TDA, and ESE brands. The company's Specialty Building Materials segment provides building envelope products to protect structures from water, and manages air and vapor transmission through building walls under the BITUTHENE, PREPRUFE, ADPRUFE, HYDRODUCT, ADCOR, SILCOR, PERM-A-BARRIER, ELIMINATOR, RIW, and INTEGRITANK brands; and residential building products comprising specialty roofing membranes and flexible flashings under the ICE & WATER SHIELD, TRI-FLEX, ULTRA, and VYCOR brands. This segment also offers fire protection products under the MONOKOTE brand; chemical grouts for repair and remediation in waterproofing and soil stabilization applications under the DE NEEF, HYDRO ACTIVE, SWELLSEAL, and DE NEEF PURe brands; cementitious grouts and mortars for under filling and gap filling purposes under the BETEC brand; and specialty flooring products, such as flooring moisture barriers and installation products under the KOVARA and ORCON brands. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia. .

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