Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) shares traded 1.36% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $11.15. The stock exchanged hands 3 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 2.97 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $3.21 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $14.25 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 8 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) high price target of $16 and with a conservative view have low price target of $12.

Nomura “Maintained” Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) in a research note issued to investors on 10/15/18 to Buy with price target of $15.

Additionally on 9/19/18 Citigroup “Downgrades” Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) to Neutral setting price target at $14 and on 7/23/18 Goldman Sachs “Downgrades” the stock to Neutral at $0. Furthermore on 11/15/17 Credit Suisse “Maintained” the stock to Neutral at $12.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 48.26 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.41, Consequently Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.12%, 4.09% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 2.93.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.3. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.27. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.06 derived from a total of 9 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.01. The company posted an earnings surprise of 33.3%.

Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $501.21 Million according to 6 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $508 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $491.82 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $2.7 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.98 Billion and high estimates of $3 Billion according to 7 number of analysts.

Currently Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 0%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.42%.

Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $3.96 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.81. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $7.1 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.57, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.87, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 12.74. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.