Axiall Corporation

Axiall, created by the merger of Georgia Gulf and the commodity chemicals business of PPG, represents a new kind of chemistry company; one that works to responsibly harness applied chemistry to solve common problems, improve everyday life and drive human progress. Blending a strong, downstream building products business with core materials capabilities, Axiall delivers life-enhancing benefits. Axiall's chemical products can be found in high performance plastics, pulp and paper production, packaging, chemical intermediates, pharmaceuticals, medical and agricultural applications and paints, acrylics and varnishes. With its scale and resources, Axiall is committed to being a leader in sustainable practices, a responsible environmental steward and a force for progress. Joining Axiall means becoming part of an organization that is committed to personal and environmental safety and working in an inclusive environment where you are treated with respect.
Dunwoody, US
Size (employees)
5,830 (est)
Axiall Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Dunwoody, US

Axiall Corporation Office Locations

Axiall Corporation has offices in Dunwoody, Columbus, Calgary, Atlanta and in 5 other locations

Axiall Corporation Data and Metrics

Axiall Corporation Financial Metrics

Axiall Corporation's revenue was reported to be $3.4 b in FY, 2015 which is a 26% decrease from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2015)

3.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

392.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(837.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

(810.9 m)

Market capitalization (30-Aug-2016)

2.3 b

Closing share price (30-Aug-2016)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

258 m
Axiall Corporation's current market capitalization is $2.3 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


4.7 b4.6 b3.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

4.1 b3 b

Gross profit

500.6 m392.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

4.4 b4.2 b


134.1 m(810.9 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

76.5 m78.1 m

Interest income

700 k400 k

Pre tax profit

57.7 m(893 m)

Income tax expense

7.5 m(43.9 m)

Net Income

168 m50.2 m(837.1 m)
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


166.5 m166.8 m258 m

Accounts Receivable


403.6 m353.7 m298.4 m

Current Assets

1.2 b1.1 b990 m


1.7 b1.7 b1.6 b


1.8 b1.7 b852.1 m

Total Assets

5.9 b5.7 b4.5 b

Accounts Payable

313.7 m295.5 m247.7 m

Current Liabilities

543.1 m484.1 m416.1 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

2.3 b2.3 b2.3 b

Retained Earnings

269.3 m269.8 m(591.9 m)

Total Equity

2.7 b2.6 b1.7 b

Financial Leverage

2.2 x2.2 x2.7 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

168 m50.2 m(837.1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

148.3 m171.7 m175.3 m

Accounts Receivable


(44 m)32.4 m7.5 m

Accounts Payable

(22.4 m)(31.7 m)(21.7 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

325.7 m291.1 m267.1 m

Capital Expenditures

(196.1 m)(210.5 m)(196.7 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(139.6 m)(208.5 m)(141.7 m)

Dividends Paid

(22.2 m)(45 m)(45.7 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(216.2 m)(75.3 m)(23.1 m)

Free Cash Flow

521.8 m501.6 m463.8 m
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

2.7 x

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