Celanese Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1912

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 12,410


  • Stock Symbol
  • CE

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 27

  • Share Price
  • $154.93
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Celanese General Information


Celanese is one of the world's largest producers of acetic acid and its downstream derivative chemicals, which are used in various end markets, including coatings and adhesives. The company is also one of the largest producers of specialty polymers, which are used in the automotive, electronics, medical, building, and consumer end markets. The company also makes cellulose derivatives used in cigarette filters.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
American Cellulose & Chemical Manufacturing
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Industrial Chemicals
Other Industries
Specialty Chemicals
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 222 West Las Colinas Boulevard
  • Suite 900 North
  • Irving, TX 75039
  • United States
+1 (972) 000-0000

Celanese Timeline

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Celanese Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$154.93 $155.78 $99.33 - $172.16 $17.3B 112M 733K $18.01

Celanese Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 30,159,827 30,159,827 14,343,686 21,339,835
Revenue 10,940,000 10,940,000 9,673,000 8,537,000
EBITDA 2,568,000 2,568,000 2,218,000 2,709,000
Net Income 1,960,000 1,960,000 1,894,000 1,890,000
Total Assets 26,597,000 26,597,000 26,272,000 11,975,000
Total Debt 14,098,000 14,098,000 15,126,000 4,204,000
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Celanese Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Celanese Comparisons

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Celanese Competitors (66)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Avient Corporation Avon Lake, OH 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Cabot Corporation Boston, MA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Trinseo Formerly PE-Backed Wayne, PA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
LyondellBasell Industries Holdings Formerly PE-Backed Rotterdam, Netherlands 00000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
Newmarket Corporation Richmond, VA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
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Celanese Executive Team (44)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lori Ryerkerk Chief Executive Officer, President & Chairman
Chuck Kyrish Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Senior Vice President
Scott Richardson Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Executive Vice President
Aaron McGilvray Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting & Controller, Finance
Sameer Purao Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
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Celanese Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
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Celanese Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Celanese Investments & Acquisitions (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
DuPont (Engineering Thermoplastics Business) 01-Nov-2022 0000000000 0000 Other Commercial Products 0000 0000
DuPont (Mobility And Materials Business) 01-Nov-2022 0000000000 0000 Other Materials 0000 0000
Exxon Mobil (Santoprene TPV Elastomers Business) 01-Dec-2021 0000000000 00.000 Specialty Chemicals 0000 0000
Azoty (POM Technology) 23-Jun-2021 000000000 Buildings and Property 000000 00
Elotex 01-Apr-2020 Merger/Acquisition Specialty Chemicals 0000 0000
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Celanese Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Next Polymers Plastic Containers and Packaging Mumbai, India 2006
Celanese (Acetic Anhydride Facility Unit) Industrial Chemicals France
Celanese (Vinyl Acetate Monomer Unit) Industrial Chemicals Tarragona, Spain
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Celanese ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated March, 22, 2024

26.11 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


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Celanese Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Pemeas 28-Jun-2006 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 8 buyers
Pemeas 08-Jul-2004 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Supply Chain Connect 01-Apr-2000 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 22 buyers
Harris Seeds 01-Jan-1979 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Celanese FAQs

  • When was Celanese founded?

    Celanese was founded in 1912.

  • Who is the CEO of Celanese?

    Lori Ryerkerk is the CEO of Celanese.

  • Where is Celanese headquartered?

    Celanese is headquartered in Irving, TX.

  • What is the size of Celanese?

    Celanese has 12,410 total employees.

  • What industry is Celanese in?

    Celanese’s primary industry is Industrial Chemicals.

  • Is Celanese a private or public company?

    Celanese is a Public company.

  • What is Celanese’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Celanese is CE.

  • What is the current stock price of Celanese?

    As of 16-Apr-2024 the stock price of Celanese is $154.93.

  • What is the current market cap of Celanese?

    The current market capitalization of Celanese is $17.3B.

  • What is Celanese’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Celanese is $10.9B.

  • Who are Celanese’s competitors?

    Avient, Cabot, Trinseo, LyondellBasell Industries Holdings, and Newmarket are some of the 66 competitors of Celanese.

  • What is Celanese’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Celanese’s EPS for 12 months was $18.01.

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