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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

69.70USD
17 Aug 2017
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Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.37 December 18 Aug 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
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2 Month
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3 Month
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(1) BUY 2 2 2 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 7 7 7 7
(3) HOLD 5 5 4 4
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.40 2.40 2.36 2.27

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10 2,025.33 2,100.00 1,916.79 1,325.29
Quarter Ending Dec-17 10 1,922.73 2,033.00 1,821.00 1,182.98
Year Ending Dec-17 10 7,872.87 8,042.00 7,686.67 4,686.53
Year Ending Dec-18 12 8,033.59 8,524.00 7,711.00 4,395.75
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 12 1.37 1.55 1.20 1.01
Quarter Ending Dec-17 12 1.08 1.26 0.89 0.91
Year Ending Dec-17 11 4.68 4.99 4.40 4.04
Year Ending Dec-18 14 5.17 6.35 4.40 3.38
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 10.05 12.10 8.00 8.00

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1,998.90 1,979.16 19.74 0.99
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1,786.72 1,942.62 155.90 8.73
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1,763.41 1,735.18 28.23 1.60
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1,449.93 1,279.03 170.90 11.79
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1,061.91 1,086.06 24.16 2.27
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.26 1.17 0.09 6.83
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.83 1.11 0.28 33.46
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.80 0.90 0.10 12.63
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.89 0.86 0.03 3.37
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.96 0.85 0.11 11.43

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
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1 Month
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2 Month
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1 Year
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SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,025.33 1,980.44 1,973.76 1,970.34 1,325.29
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1,922.73 1,869.95 1,870.79 1,858.53 1,182.98
Year Ending Dec-17 7,872.87 7,746.82 7,764.61 7,732.17 4,686.53
Year Ending Dec-18 8,033.59 7,953.72 7,912.40 7,911.19 4,395.75
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.37 1.34 1.21 1.20 1.01
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.08 1.07 1.01 1.00 0.91
Year Ending Dec-17 4.68 4.65 4.53 4.56 4.04
Year Ending Dec-18 5.17 5.12 4.83 4.77 3.38

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3 1 7 3
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3 1 7 3
Year Ending Dec-17 3 1 4 5
Year Ending Dec-18 2 2 6 4
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3 0 11 0
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3 1 9 2
Year Ending Dec-17 3 0 5 0
Year Ending Dec-18 3 1 11 1