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Company Overview of Platform Specialty Products Corporation

Company Overview

Platform Specialty Products Corporation develops, produces, and markets a range of specialty chemical and printing products in the Americas, Asia, and Europe. The company’s Performance Materials segment provides plating products, which are used to plate holes drilled through printed circuit boards; circuit formation products to promote adhesion and form circuit patterns; functional conversion coatings for industrial applications; final finishes, which are used on printed circuit boards; electroless nickel products that are applied to metal and plastic surfaces; and oxides, which are conversion coatings used in the fabrication of multilayer circuit boards. This segment also provides decorativ...

5200 Blue Lagoon Drive

Suite 855

Miami, FL 33126

United States

Founded in 1922

2,000 Employees

Phone:

203-575-5850

Key Executives for Platform Specialty Products Corporation

Vice Chairman
Age: 65
Total Annual Compensation: $843.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 44
Total Annual Compensation: $337.5K
Vice President of Legal and Secretary
Age: 51
Total Annual Compensation: $316.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation Key Developments

Platform Specialty Products Corporation Presents at Citi Basic Materials Conference 2014, Dec-02-2014 10:15 AM

Platform Specialty Products Corporation Presents at Citi Basic Materials Conference 2014, Dec-02-2014 10:15 AM. Venue: Ritz Carlton New York, Battery Park, Two West Street, New York, NY 10004, United States. Speakers: Frank J. Monteiro, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President.

Platform Specialty Seeks Acquisitions

Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) will consider more acquisitions. Platform has commenced a $350 million underwritten public offering of shares of its common stock. In the event the Arysta's acquisition is not completed, Platform intends to use the net proceeds of this offering for working capital and other general corporate purposes, which may include the funding of other acquisitions.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014

Platform Specialty Products Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $569,640,000. Operating profit was $23,363,000 against loss of $4,710,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes, non-controlling interests and accrued payment-in-kind dividends on cumulative preferred shares was $12,322,000 against loss before income taxes, non-controlling interests and accrued payment-in-kind dividends on cumulative preferred shares of $4,710,000 a year ago. Net loss attributable to common shareholders was $11,871,000 or $0.08 per diluted share against net loss attributable to common shareholders $4,710,000 or $0.05 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $52.5 million. Cash flow from operations was $14,006,000 and capex of $2,204,000. For the nine months, the company reported net sales of $569,640,000. Operating profit was $32,961,000. Income before income taxes, non-controlling interests and accrued payment-in-kind dividends on cumulative preferred shares was $5,915,000. Net income attributable to common shareholders was $4,077,000 or $0.03 per basic and diluted share. Adjusted EBITDA was $146.6 million. Net cash flows provided by operating activities were $79,456,000 against net cash flows used in operating activities of $719,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures net were $6,791,000.

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Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
October 20, 2014
Arysta LifeScience Limited
Private Placement
September 30, 2014
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Private Placement
May 6, 2014
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