Valhi Inc (NYSE:VHI)

8.00
Data as of Apr 17
 +0.05 / +0.63%
Today’s Change
7.68
Today|||52-Week Range
21.08
-54.49%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Chemicals: Specialty
MARKET CAP
$2.7B

Company Description

Valhi, Inc. operates as a holding company that operates through its subsidiaries, including NL Industries, Inc., Kronos Worldwide, Inc., CompX International Inc., and Waste Control Specialists LLC. The company operates business through three segments: Chemicals, Component Products, and Waste Management. The Chemicals segment is operated through its majority control of Kronos Worldwide. Kronos Worldwide produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments TiO2, a base industrial product used in a diverse range of customer applications and end-use markets, including coatings, plastics, paper, food, cosmetics, inks, textile fibers, rubber, pharmaceuticals, glass, ceramics, and other industrial and consumer markets. The Component Products segment operates in the component products industry through its majority control of CompX International. It manufactures security products, precision ball bearing slides and ergonomic computer support systems used in the office furniture, transportation, tool storage and other industries. The Waste Management segment operates by Waste Control Specialists, the company's subsidiary a West Texas facility for the processing, treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous, toxic and certain types of low-level radioactive waste. Valhi was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Contact Information

Valhi, Inc.
Three Lincoln Center
Dallas Texas 75240-2697
P:(972) 233-1700
Investor Relations:

Employees

Shareholders

Individual stakeholders189.65%
Other institutional0.50%
Mutual fund holders0.21%

Top Executives

Steven L. WatsonPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Bobby D. O'BrienCFO, Director, VP & Head-Media Relations
William J. LindquistDirector & Senior Vice President
Kelly D. LuttmerVice President & Global Director-Tax
Gregory M. SwalwellVice President & Controller

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