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Ashland Global Holdings provides specialty chemical solutions. Its Specialty Ingredients segment offers solutions using natural, synthetic, and semisynthetic polymers derived from plant and seed extract, cellulose ethers, vinyl pyrrolidones, and acrylic polymers, as well as polyester and polyurethane-based adhesives. Its Composites segment manufactures and sells a range of unsaturated polyester and vinyl ester resins, gel coats, and low-profile additives for the reinforced plastics industry, and molten maleic anhydride for the manufacture of various products. Its Intermediates and Solvents segment produces 1,4 butanediol and related derivatives used as chemical intermediates in the production of engineering polymers and polyurethanes, as well as specialty process solvents.  
TypePublic
Founded1924
HQCovington, KY, US
Websiteashland.com
Employee Ratings3.1
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,700
Job Openings73
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.5 B(-33%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$86.3(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Ashland Global Holdings

Guillermo Novo

Guillermo Novo

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Peter Ganz

Peter Ganz

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary; Chief Legal and Compliance Officer
Osama Musa

Osama Musa

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
J. Kevin Willis

J. Kevin Willis

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Wetteny Joseph

Wetteny Joseph

Director
Jerome A. Peribere

Jerome A. Peribere

Director
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Ashland Global Holdings Office Locations

Ashland Global Holdings has offices in Covington, Columbus, Dublin, Freetown and in 24 other locations
Covington, KY, US (HQ)
50 E Rivercenter Blvd
Columbus, OH, US
Atlas St
Dublin, OH, US
5200 Blazer Pkwy
Freetown, MA, US
Assonet
Scituate, RI, US
Fiskeville
South Hackensack, NJ, US
Louis St
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Ashland Global Holdings Financials and Metrics

Ashland Global Holdings Revenue

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Ashland Global Holdings's revenue was reported to be $2.49 b in FY, 2019
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

598.0m

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

191.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

31.9%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

41.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

71.0m

Market capitalization (16-Jul-2021)

5.2b

Closing stock price (16-Jul-2021)

86.3

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

373.0m

EV

7.1b
Ashland Global Holdings's current market capitalization is $5.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.9b3.3b3.7b2.5b

Revenue growth, %

(34%)15%

Cost of goods sold

3.3b2.4b2.7b1.7b

Gross profit

1.6b888.0m1.1b767.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.2b566.0m294.0m232.0m

Accounts Receivable

894.0m612.0m681.0m481.0m

Prepaid Expenses

64.0m

Inventories

671.0m634.0m663.0m597.0m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(28.0m)28.0m114.0m505.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

337.0m301.0m312.0m289.0m

Inventories

44.0m(23.0m)(29.0m)(4.0m)

Accounts Payable

(59.0m)60.0m85.0m(79.0m)
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

449.8k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.1 x
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Ashland Global Holdings Operating Metrics

FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Specialty Ingredients Sold per Shipping Day

$8.2 m$7.9 m$8.5 m$9.2 m$9.5 m$8.8 m$9 m$10.1 m$10 m$10.1 m$9.8 m$8.9 m$10.1 m$9.6 m

Specialty Ingredients Sold, metric tons

307.4 k72.6 k80.7 k83.7 k80.5 k317.2 k73 k84 k83.1 k84.6 k324.7 k72.8 k82.6 k81.8 k

Intermediates and Solvents Sold per Shipping Day

$1.1 m$1 m$1.1 m$1.2 m$1.4 m$1.3 m$1.3 m$1.3 m$400 k$500 k$400 k

Intermediates and Solvents Sold, metric tons

34.4 k27.2 k137 k32.7 k38 k34.8 k35.1 k140.6 k6.8 k9.5 k9.1 k
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Ashland Global Holdings Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Pharmachem LaboratoriesMay 17, 2017$680 m
Oil Can Henry’sFebruary 01, 2016
International Specialty ProductsMay 31, 2011
HerculesNovember 13, 2008$2.6 b
Northwest CoatingsOctober 30, 2006$72 m
Nanjing Clear Environment ProtectionMarch 09, 2006
FospurApril 11, 1999
565 Corporation
Adams Drive Totowa, L.L.C.
Alera Property Holdings, LLC
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Ashland Global Holdings Revenue Breakdown

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Ashland Global Holdings revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.8% from Intermediates and Solvents, 25.2% from Composites and 66.0% from Specialty Ingredients

Ashland Global Holdings revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 62.1% from International and 37.9% from United States

Ashland Global Holdings Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Ashland Global Holdings Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Ashland Global Holdings Online and Social Media Presence

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Ashland Global Holdings Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    72/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    58/100

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Ashland Global Holdings News and Updates

Global Excipients in Pharmaceuticals Market (2020 to 2026) - Featuring Ashland Global Holdings, BASF and Meggle Pharma Among Others

DUBLIN, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Excipients in Pharmaceuticals: Global Markets to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report on the pharmaceutical excipient market covers an overview of excipients, the classification of excipients, and their...

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. announces completion of senior euro-denominated notes offering by Ashland Services B.V.

WILMINGTON, Delaware, Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) announced today that its indirect, wholly owned subsidiary Ashland Services B.V. has closed its previously announced offering of €500 million (approximately $560 million) aggregate principal amount of…

Ashland Global Holdings Blogs

Ashland increases worldwide prices for all products sold into pharmaceutical, nutrition nutraceuticals, advanced materials and agriculture markets

WILMINGTON, Del., June 16, 2021- Ashland is increasing prices on all products sold into pharmaceutical, nutrition, nutraceuticals, advanced materials and agricultural markets by

Ashland increases global prices of Vinyl Caprolactam (V-CAP) and derivatives sold into the performance specialties markets

WILMINGTON, Del., June 15, 2021- Ashland is increasing prices on all grades of Vinyl Caprolactam (V-CAP) and several derivative products as indicated below:

Osama Musa, Ashland chief technology officer and expert team of scientists publish six-volume handbook of pyrrolidone and caprolactam based materials

WILMINGTON, Del., June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ashland Global Holdings (NYS:ASH) today announced that Osama Musa, Ph.D., senior vice president and chief technology officer, Ashland and an expert team of scientists have published a six volume book, “The Handbook of Pyrrolidone and Caprolactam

Ashland introduces Aquaflow™ ECO-300 biocide-free, nonionic synthetic thickener for waterborne coatings in an active solid dosage form

WILMINGTON, Del., June 7, 2021- Ashland is introducing Aquaflow™ ECO-300, a high shear, biocide-free nonionic synthetic thickener for high-performance waterborne paints and coatings, delivered in a 100 percent active solid dosage form.

Ashland opens new architectural coating technical service laboratory in Singapore, reinforces operational expansion strategy and increases customer support in Asia

Ashland opens new architectural coating technical service laboratory in Singapore, reinforces operational expansion strategy and increases customer support in Asia jennifer.segal… Thu, 05/13/2021 - 10:20 Ashland opens new architectural coating technical service laboratory in Singapore, rei…

Ashland reports preliminary financial results¹ for second quarter of fiscal year 2021

Sales of $598 million, down two percent from the prior-year quarter Net income of $41 million, or $0.66 per diluted share Income from continuing operations of $43 million, or $0.69 per diluted share Adjusted income from continuing operations excluding intangibles amortization expense of $64
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Ashland Global Holdings Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ashland Global Holdings founded?

    Ashland Global Holdings was founded in 1924.

  • Who are Ashland Global Holdings key executives?

    Ashland Global Holdings's key executives are Guillermo Novo, Peter Ganz and Osama Musa.

  • How many employees does Ashland Global Holdings have?

    Ashland Global Holdings has 4,700 employees.

  • What is Ashland Global Holdings revenue?

    Latest Ashland Global Holdings annual revenue is $2.5 b.

  • What is Ashland Global Holdings revenue per employee?

    Latest Ashland Global Holdings revenue per employee is $530.4 k.

  • Who are Ashland Global Holdings competitors?

    Competitors of Ashland Global Holdings include Recticel, FMC and Air Products.

  • Where is Ashland Global Holdings headquarters?

    Ashland Global Holdings headquarters is located at 50 E Rivercenter Blvd, Covington.

  • Where are Ashland Global Holdings offices?

    Ashland Global Holdings has offices in Covington, Columbus, Dublin, Freetown and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ashland Global Holdings have?

    Ashland Global Holdings has 28 offices.