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Valhi (VHI) Falls: Stock Goes Down 7.6% - Tale of the Tape

Valhi, Inc. ( VHI ) saw a big move last session, as the company's shares fell by nearly 8% on the day. The move came on pretty good volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent downtrend for VHI, as the stock is now down 16.0% in the past one-month time frame.

Valhi has seen a flat track record when it comes to current year estimate revisions over the past few weeks (no increase, no decrease), and the consensus for earnings hasn't been in a trend either. This recent price action is discouraging, so make sure to keep a close watch of this firm in the near future, and especially on earnings estimates following the recent slump.

VHI currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked stocks in the diversified chemicals sector include Compass Minerals International Inc. ( CMP ), Eastman Chemical Co. ( EMN ) and PetroLogistics LP ( PDH ). While Compass Minerals International carrries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Eastman Chemical and PetroLogistics hold a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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