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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.14
NYSE:OMN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NYSE:OMN: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:OMN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.09 Max: N/A
Current: 0.14
Equity to Asset 0.15
NYSE:OMN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
93% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. NYSE:OMN: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:OMN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.04  Med: 0.16 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.15
-0.04
0.81
Interest Coverage 1.91
NYSE:OMN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
90% of the 966 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 34.49 vs. NYSE:OMN: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:OMN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.65 Max: 5.39
Current: 1.91
0.67
5.39
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.46
M-Score: -2.87
WACC vs ROIC
14.36%
8.63%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) 6.26
NYSE:OMN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.79 vs. NYSE:OMN: 6.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 4.84 Max: 6.4
Current: 6.26
1
6.4
Net-margin (%) -1.05
NYSE:OMN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. NYSE:OMN: -1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.12  Med: 1.55 Max: 13.8
Current: -1.05
-2.12
13.8
ROE (%) -6.68
NYSE:OMN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.83 vs. NYSE:OMN: -6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.71  Med: 9.86 Max: 155.81
Current: -6.68
-13.71
155.81
ROA (%) -1.09
NYSE:OMN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. NYSE:OMN: -1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.35  Med: 1.82 Max: 20.28
Current: -1.09
-2.35
20.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.13
NYSE:OMN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 1105 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.59 vs. NYSE:OMN: 6.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.09  Med: 13.34 Max: 21.01
Current: 6.13
2.09
21.01
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -9.20
NYSE:OMN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. NYSE:OMN: -9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.2  Med: -0.8 Max: 15.1
Current: -9.2
-9.2
15.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -26.70
NYSE:OMN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. NYSE:OMN: -26.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:OMN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.7  Med: -1.9 Max: 39.7
Current: -26.7
-26.7
39.7
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-04-06)


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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

OMN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 500,875 sh (+12.23%)
Mario Gabelli 1,224,650 sh (-0.57%)
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Q1 2016

OMN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 510,775 sh (+1.98%)
Mario Gabelli 1,226,150 sh (+0.12%)
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Q2 2016

OMN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 638,275 sh (+24.96%)
Mario Gabelli 1,209,350 sh (-1.37%)
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Q3 2016

OMN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 971,675 sh (+52.23%)
Mario Gabelli 1,187,790 sh (-1.78%)
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Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
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Traded in other countries:OMO.Germany,
Omnova Solutions Inc is engaged in producing emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals, and engineered surfaces for commercial, industrial, and residential end uses. Its products include chemicals, pool liner films, laminates, and upholstery.

Omnova Solutions Inc was incorporated under the laws of the State of Ohio. The Company is an innovator of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals and decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses. Its business segments are Performance Chemicals and Engineered Surfaces. The Performance Chemicals segment produces emulsion polymers and specialty chemicals based mainly on styrene butadiene, styrene butadiene acrylonitrile, styrene butadiene vinyl pyridine, polyvinyl acetate, acrylic, styrene acrylic, vinyl acrylic, glyoxal and fluorochemical chemistries. The Performance Chemicals segment consists of two product lines. The Performance Materials product line encompasses products that have applications in the paper, paperboard and carpet industries. Paper and paperboard coatings are used in magazines, catalogs, direct mail advertising, brochures, printed reports, food cartons, household and other consumer and industrial packaging. Carpet binders are used to secure carpet fibers to carpet backing and meet the stringent manufacturing. The Specialty Chemicals product line encompasses products that have applications for specialty coatings, nonwovens (such as disposable hygiene products, engine filters, roofing mat, scrub pads), construction, oil/gas drilling and recovery, adhesives, tape, tire cord, floor care, textiles, graphic arts, polymer stabilization, industrial rubbers & hoses, bio-based polymers, and various other specialty applications. Engineered Surfaces segment develops, designs, produces and markets engineered surfacing products, including coated fabrics, vinyl, paper and specialty laminates and performance films. These products are used in numerous applications, including commercial building refurbishment, remodeling and new construction, residential cabinets, flooring and furnishings, retail display, office furniture, transportation, markets including busses and mass transit, marine, automotive and motorcycle OEM seating, recreational vehicles, manufactured housing, medical devices and products, and a variety of industrial film applications. Performance Chemicals segment utilizes a variety of raw materials, mainly monomers. The Company's paper and carpet customers include NewPage, Verso, Shaw Industries, Sappi and Beaulieu and specialty chemical customers include Freudenburg Nonwovens, Synthomer, Shurtape, Fiberweb and Sherwin-Williams. The Performance Chemicals segment mainly sells its products directly to manufacturers through dedicated internal marketing, sales and technical service teams focused on providing responsive customized solutions to targeted markets and industries. The customers in Engineered Surfaces segment include CGT, Armstrong, Tarkett, Ashley Furniture, Patrick Industries, Herculite, Masco and Masterbrand. Engineered Surfaces segment competes with numerous companies, including Morbern, China General, Uniroyal and Spradling International, Wilsonart, Toppa

Ratios

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Forward P/E 14.20
OMN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.53 vs. OMN: 14.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 241.84
OMN's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
95% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.92 vs. OMN: 241.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
OMN' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 15.47 Max: 244.25
Current: 241.84
1.21
244.25
P/B 3.52
OMN's P/B is ranked lower than
73% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. OMN: 3.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
OMN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 2.62 Max: 690
Current: 3.52
0.37
690
P/S 0.61
OMN's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. OMN: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
OMN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.34 Max: 0.62
Current: 0.61
0.03
0.62
PFCF 20.87
OMN's PFCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.90 vs. OMN: 20.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
OMN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 15.11 Max: 302.86
Current: 20.87
1.09
302.86
POCF 9.68
OMN's POCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 498 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.06 vs. OMN: 9.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
OMN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 8.91 Max: 26.29
Current: 9.68
0.78
26.29
EV-to-EBIT 42.14
OMN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
82% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.72 vs. OMN: 42.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
OMN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.3  Med: 14.8 Max: 89.7
Current: 42.14
7.3
89.7
EV-to-EBITDA 16.37
OMN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
65% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.19 vs. OMN: 16.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
OMN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 8.1 Max: 16.9
Current: 16.37
5.1
16.9
Shiller P/E 20.67
OMN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
80% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 34.73 vs. OMN: 20.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
OMN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.11  Med: 19.94 Max: 163.4
Current: 20.67
10.11
163.4
Current Ratio 1.62
OMN's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 1071 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. OMN: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
OMN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.94  Med: 1.86 Max: 3.99
Current: 1.62
0.94
3.99
Quick Ratio 1.32
OMN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 1071 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. OMN: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
OMN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.35 Max: 3.62
Current: 1.32
0.5
3.62
Days Inventory 54.25
OMN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
62% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 64.81 vs. OMN: 54.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
OMN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.14  Med: 26.32 Max: 54.25
Current: 54.25
19.14
54.25
Days Sales Outstanding 49.68
OMN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
65% of the 867 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 59.38 vs. OMN: 49.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
OMN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.19  Med: 49.63 Max: 55.5
Current: 49.68
42.19
55.5
Days Payable 48.32
OMN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
52% of the 829 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 49.64 vs. OMN: 48.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
OMN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.98  Med: 41.27 Max: 50.9
Current: 48.32
33.98
50.9

Buy Back

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Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.50
OMN's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1302 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. OMN: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
OMN' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 1.5
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.50
OMN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. OMN: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
OMN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.9  Med: -1.5 Max: 2.1
Current: 1.5
-1.9
2.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 1.76
OMN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. OMN: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
OMN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.32 Max: 57.22
Current: 1.76
0.56
57.22
Price/Median PS Value 1.71
OMN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. OMN: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
OMN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.73
Current: 1.71
0.13
1.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 2.41
OMN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. OMN: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
OMN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 6.8 Max: 13.6
Current: 2.41
1.1
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -10.54
OMN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 587 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.74 vs. OMN: -10.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
OMN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.9  Med: 9.5 Max: 40.6
Current: -10.54
-10.9
40.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $772.9
EPS (TTM) $ -0.18
Beta2.47
Short Percentage of Float1.46%
52-Week Range $4.37 - 10.42
Shares Outstanding (Mil)45.13

Analyst Estimate

Nov16 Nov17 Nov18
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.47 0.70 0.80
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.47 0.70 0.80
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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OMNOVA Solutions Inc. (OMN) Sr VP CFO Michael E Hicks sells 22,000 Shares Jan 28 2011 
OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Jan 25 2011 
OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jun 30 2010 
OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 07 2009 
Seth Klarman Buys Alliance one international inc., Liberty media corporation, Sells Acergy s.a., Bor Aug 17 2009 
Seth Klarman Sold Stake in Omnova Solutions Inc Jul 10 2009 
OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 02 2009 

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