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formosa plastics corp (1301) Snapshot

Open
77.10
Previous Close
77.10
Day High
77.10
Day Low
75.80
52 Week High
12/31/13 - 80.70
52 Week Low
06/21/13 - 64.71
Market Cap
482.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.3M
EPS TTM
3.26
Shares Outstanding
6.4B
EX-Date
--
P/E TM
23.3x
Dividend
1.90
Dividend Yield
1.52%
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formosa plastics corp (1301) Details

Formosa Plastics Corporation produces and sells intermediate raw materials for plastics in Taiwan. The company’s plastic products include mass, suspension, paste and blending, and copolymer PVC; liquid, flake, and micropearls caustic soda; and methacrylate-butadiene-styrene (MBS), PA, chloromethane, dichloromethane, chloroform, NF3, LiPF6, hydrochloric acid, liquid chlorine, sodium hypochlorite, freon, and hydrogen fluoride. It also offers acrylic fibers, acrylic acid and esters, carbon fibers, super absorbent polymers, and normal butanol; carbide products, such as lime, ground calcium carbonate, precipitated calcium carbonate, Taical, U-CAL, nano calmalon, and Taisowhite; garbage, produce, roll, and shopping bags; carbon fiber chopped strands; and high density polyethylene, linear low density polyethylene, and ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer. In addition, the company provides chemicals, including acrylonitrile, acetonitrile, methyl methacrylate, methacrylic acid, epichlorohydrin, methyl tert-butyl ether, and 1-butene; polypropylene products; and petrochemicals. Further, it offers distributed control, automatic store/retrieve, automation, advanced process control, and power management systems. The company was founded in 1954 and is based in Taipei, Taiwan.

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formosa plastics corp (1301) Key Developments

Formosa Plastics Group to Invest USD 13.25 Billion in Overseas Expansion

Formosa Plastics Group announced that it will invest USD 13.25 billion in overseas expansion this year. The group, whose main units include Formosa Plastics Corp. and Nan Ya Plastics, plans to expand in China and Vietnam and build a petrochemical project in Texas.

Formosa Plastics Corporation Plans to Build New Ethane-Based Project in Louisiana, US

Formosa Plastics Corp. (FPC) is studying the possibility of building an ethane-based petrochemical project at Louisiana in the US, on top of its announced intention to build one in Texas. Formosa Plastics chairman Lee Chih-tsuen was quoted in news daily Taipei Times detailing a plan to build a new 1.2 m tone/year cracker in Louisiana that will utilize shale gas as feedstock. Meanwhile, the company's plans to build a new petrochemical project in Texas that will include a new cracker, is progressing 'for sure'. Formosa is planning to build a new $3 billion facility in PointComfort, Texas, that will produce 1.2m tones/year of ethylene, 600,000 tones/year of propylene, as well as 400,000 tones/year of high density polyethylene (HDPE) at the site. The project is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2017.

Formosa Plastics Corp Plans to Shut NBA Unit in Fourth Quarter for Maintenance

Formosa Plastics Corp. announced that it is planning to shut its 250,000 tonne/year n-butanol (NBA) plant at Mailiao in the fourth quarter this year for a scheduled maintenance. The company is currently the plant operating at around 90% of capacity to build up stock levels ahead of the impending shutdown.

 

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Valuation 1301 Industry Range
Price/Earnings 22.9x
Price/Sales 2.2x
Price/Book 1.8x
Price/Cash Flow 22.9x
TEV/Sales 1.4x
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