PolyOne's Geon Bold to Sustain Vibrancy of Outdoor Colors - Analyst Blog

PolyOne CorporationPOL has introduced new Geon Bold vinyl materials of dark and rich hues, which being heat resistant can retain their quality and luster intact in outdoor environment. This product was created in response to builders and homeowners facing the problems of decreasing asset value and spoiled outer look of construction owing to fading colors on fences.

According to Michael Garratt, president, Performance Products and Solutions, PolyOne Corporation, consumers are increasingly pursuing durable and low maintenance exterior home decor for designing outdoor living space. This, in turn, is creating high demand for paints and colors which can preserve outdoor beauty even in adverse environment. Hence, PolyOne's Geon Bold vinyl solutions are perfect to meet the customers' demand.

These solutions are available in wide varieties ranging from gloss levels and across a spectrum of use temperatures. Some of the commercial applications of vinyl solutions are capstock and cladding for window and door lineals, deck railings, fencing, roofing and siding.

PolyOne is a leading manufacturer of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. The company, with annual sales of $3.8 billion in 2014, possesses a strong innovation pipeline with unique, differentiated solutions for high-growth markets such as health care, transportation, consumer and packaging that are expected to drive growth in the years to come.

PolyOne is a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) stock.

Stocks top consider in the basic materials sector include KMG Chemicals Inc. KMG , OM Group Inc. OMG and A. Schulman, Inc. SHLM . While KMG Chemicals and OM Group sport a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), A. Schulman carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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