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Westlake Chemical Corporation

WLK

Latest Trade

71.66USD

Change

0.16(+0.22%)

Volume

272,282

Today's Range

71.63

 - 

73.14

52 Week Range

28.99

 - 

75.65

As of on the New York Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
71.50
Open
72.00
Volume
272,282
3M AVG Volume
8.40
Today's High
73.14
Today's Low
71.63
52 Week High
75.65
52 Week Low
28.99
Shares Out (MIL)
127.69
Market Cap (MIL)
9,129.71
Forward P/E
--
Dividend (Yield %)
1.51

Next Event

Q3 2020 Westlake Chemical Corp Earnings Release

Latest Developments

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Westlake Chemical Q2 Earnings Per Share $0.11

Westlake Announces Pricing Of Offering Of Senior Notes

Westlake Chemical Reports Q1 Earnings Per Share Of $1.13

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About Westlake Chemical Corporation

Westlake Chemical Corporation is a 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 consumer and industrial markets, including flexible and rigid packaging, automotive products, coatings, water treatment, refrigerants, residential and commercial construction, as well as other durable and non-durable goods. Its segments include Olefins and Vinyls. It manufactures ethylene (through Westlake Chemical OpCo LP (OpCo)), polyethylene, styrene and associated co-products at its manufacturing facility in Lake Charles and polyethylene at its Longview facility. The Company's products in its Vinyls segment include polyvinyl chloride (PVC), vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), ethylene dichloride (EDC), chlor-alkali (chlorine and caustic soda) and chlorinated derivative products and, through OpCo, ethylene. It also manufactures and sells building products fabricated from PVC.

Industry

Chemicals - Plastics & Rubber

Contact Info

2801 Post Oak Blvd Ste 600

HOUSTON, TX

77056-6110

United States

+1.713.9609111

https://www.westlake.com/

Executive Leadership

James Y. Chao

Chairman of the Board

Albert Chao

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

M. Steven Bender

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, IR Contact Officer

Robert F. Buesinger

Executive Vice President - Vinyl

Roger Lester Kearns

Executive Vice President - Vinyls Chemicals

Key Stats

2.63 mean rating - 19 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2017

8.0K

2018

8.6K

2019

8.1K

2020(E)

7.4K
EPS (USD)

2017

5.460

2018

7.820

2019

3.260

2020(E)

1.665
Price To Earnings (TTM)
23.67
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.20
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.55
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
7.74
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
63.46
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
63.46
Return on Investment (TTM)
3.87
Return on Equity (TTM)
3.35

Latest News

Latest News

EU fines ethylene cartel Orbia, Clariant, Celanese 260 million euros

Eu antitrust regulators on Tuesday fined ethylene companies Orbia, Clariant <CLN.S> and Celanese <CE.N> 260 million euros ($295.5 million) for taking part in a cartel while Westlake <WLK.N> avoided a penalty as it alerted the cartel to the EU.

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Corp Q1 Earnings Per Share $2.20

* Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.16 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical CEO Albert Chao's 2017 Total Compensation $8.5 Mln

* WESTLAKE CHEMICAL CORP SAYS CEO ALBERT CHAO'S 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $8.5 MILLION VERSUS $7.2 MILLION IN 2016 – SEC FILING

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Announces Optional Redemption Of $450 Million Of Senior Notes

* WESTLAKE CHEMICAL ANNOUNCES OPTIONAL REDEMPTION OF $450 MILLION OF SENIOR NOTES

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Corp Announces Q4 Earnings Per Share $6.15

* ORATION ANNOUNCES RECORD 2017 FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical To Expand Chlor-Alkali, PVC And VCM Capacities At Facilities In Germany And Louisiana

* WESTLAKE CHEMICAL TO EXPAND CHLOR-ALKALI, PVC AND VCM CAPACITIES AT FACILITIES IN GERMANY AND LOUISIANA

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Appoints New Directors To Its Board

* WESTLAKE CHEMICAL APPOINTS NEW DIRECTORS TO ITS BOARD Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Announces Delivery Of Redemption Notices For Optional Redemption Of $688 Mln Of Senior Notes

* WESTLAKE CHEMICAL ANNOUNCES DELIVERY OF REDEMPTION NOTICES FOR OPTIONAL REDEMPTION OF $688 MILLION OF SENIOR NOTES Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical announces pricing of reoffering of tax-exempt bonds

* Westlake Chemical announces pricing of reoffering of tax-exempt bonds

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical announces pricing of offering of senior notes

* Westlake Chemical announces pricing of offering of senior notes

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical announces proposed offering of senior notes

* Westlake Chemical announces proposed offering of senior notes Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com)

BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Corp reports Q3 earnings per share $1.61

* Westlake Chemical Corporation announces record third quarter 2017 earnings

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