Luis V. Sanchez
Hedge fund manager, long/short equity, special situations

Calgon Carbon: An Environmental Growth Stock With High Risk And Reward

Company: Calgon Carbon Corporation

Ticker: NYSE: CCC

Stock Price: $16.44

Market Cap: $903 million

Debt: $50 million

Beta: 0.78

Competitor Companies: CBT, DHR, HWKN, MWV, XYL

Investment Thesis

Calgon Carbon Corporation is a specialty chemical producer and industrial equipment maker that provides water purification and air pollution cleaning services to utilities, the shipping industry and other industrial applications. The company partners with its customers to meet increasingly onerous environmental standards in water purification and emissions and is expected to show strong long-term revenue and earnings growth due to the impending implementation of several environmental laws and a current restructuring effort. Equipped with both high potential growth and high expectations, investors need to ask themselves if the company...

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