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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

111.19USD
23 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.15 (+0.14%)
Prev Close
$111.04
Open
$111.57
Day's High
$111.63
Day's Low
$110.24
Volume
157,120
Avg. Vol
186,290
52-wk High
$115.19
52-wk Low
$59.75

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.07 December 24 Feb 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 7 8 9 9
(3) HOLD 4 4 3 4
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 0 0
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.29 2.28 2.12 2.24

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 Mar-18 11 2,132.49 2,251.25 2,002.00 1,882.25
Quarter Ending Jun-18 11 2,188.09 2,326.85 2,097.00 2,178.69
Year Ending Dec-18 14 8,574.99 9,276.74 8,216.00 7,495.12
Year Ending Dec-19 14 8,775.05 9,117.00 8,348.00 6,998.28
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 15 2.07 2.35 1.75 0.96
Quarter Ending Jun-18 15 2.20 2.65 1.73 1.10
Year Ending Dec-18 17 8.06 9.47 6.00 4.31
Year Ending Dec-19 16 8.34 9.77 6.00 4.49
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 13.19 19.17 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 Dec-17 2,052.37 2,010.00 42.37 2.06
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,048.74 2,108.89 60.15 2.94
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.68 1.62 0.06 3.35
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.45 1.61 0.16 10.72
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

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,132.49 2,116.07 2,084.46 2,070.89 1,882.25
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2,188.09 2,167.24 2,128.80 2,124.57 2,178.69
Year Ending Dec-18 8,574.99 8,576.11 8,505.86 8,477.29 7,495.12
Year Ending Dec-19 8,775.05 8,803.35 8,690.71 8,667.05 6,998.28
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.07 1.96 1.86 1.63 0.96
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.20 2.01 1.91 1.73 1.10
Year Ending Dec-18 8.06 7.54 7.27 6.66 4.31
Year Ending Dec-19 8.34 7.83 7.57 7.04 4.49

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3 1 4 1
Quarter Ending Jun-18 4 0 5 0
Year Ending Dec-18 7 2 8 2
Year Ending Dec-19 4 2 5 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5 0 8 0
Quarter Ending Jun-18 5 0 8 0
Year Ending Dec-18 9 0 13 0
Year Ending Dec-19 7 0 9 1