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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

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2 Dec 2016
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About

Westlake Chemical Corporation is a vertically integrated global manufacturer and marketer of basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers and building products. The Company's products include a range of chemicals, which are fundamental to various diverse consumer and industrial markets, including flexible and rigid packaging, automotive... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.92
Market Cap(Mil.): $7,197.95
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 128.90
Dividend: 0.19
Yield (%): 1.37

Financials

  WLK.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 17.86 24.74 16.36
EPS (TTM): 3.13 -- --
ROI: 6.14 12.59 8.90
ROE: 12.19 18.48 10.89

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Corp Q3 eps $0.51

* Westlake chemical - net income for q3 of 2016 was impacted by pre-tax transaction and integration-related costs of about $82.8 million, or $0.41 per share

Nov 08 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical concludes revolving credit agreement

* Completion of a new $1 billion unsecured revolving credit agreement

Aug 24 2016

BRIEF-Westlake chemical to issue new senior notes in exchange for any and all of the senior notes issued by Eagle Spinco

* Westlake Chemical Corp says announced preliminary results of exchange offers

Aug 22 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical sets qrly dividend of $0.1906 per share

* Sets quarterly dividend of $0.1906 per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Aug 19 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical provides update on pending acquisition of Axiall Corporation

* Westlake Chemical provides an update on the pending acquisition of Axiall Corporation

Aug 17 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical announces exchange offers and consent solicitations for certain Axiall notes

* Westlake Chemical announces exchange offers and consent solicitations for certain Axiall notes Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Aug 08 2016

BRIEF-Westlake announces pricing of $750 mln senior notes due 2026

* Westlake announces pricing of $750,000,000 of senior notes due 2026 and $700,000,000 of senior notes due 2046

Aug 03 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical proposes offering senior notes

* Intends to use proceeds to finance previously announced proposed acquisition of Axiall corporation Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)

Aug 03 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Corp Q2 earnings per share $0.85

* Westlake Chemical Corporation announces second quarter 2016 earnings

Jul 28 2016

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical restarts plant in Calvert City, Kentucky

* Westlake Chemical Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates, have declared force majeure at Calvert City complex due to this incident

Jul 18 2016

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