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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

95.59USD
17 Aug 2018
Change (% chg)

$-1.34 (-1.38%)
Prev Close
$96.93
Open
$96.72
Day's High
$96.72
Day's Low
$94.93
Volume
95,545
Avg. Vol
177,469
52-wk High
$124.29
52-wk Low
$69.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.25 December 17 Aug 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 5 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 6 7
(3) HOLD 8 8 7 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.47 2.40 2.42 2.37

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-18 10 2,216.05 2,326.00 2,108.89 2,071.33
Quarter Ending Dec-18 10 2,090.90 2,174.00 1,958.00 1,911.95
Year Ending Dec-18 11 8,695.30 8,876.00 8,528.67 8,033.59
Year Ending Dec-19 14 8,953.94 9,613.76 8,593.00 8,394.76
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 14 2.25 2.52 2.10 1.44
Quarter Ending Dec-18 14 2.04 2.52 1.79 1.14
Year Ending Dec-18 10 8.85 9.80 8.45 5.17
Year Ending Dec-19 19 9.38 12.92 8.21 5.54
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 16.16 22.42 9.90 10.05

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-18 2,195.47 2,235.00 39.53 1.80
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,136.29 2,150.00 13.71 0.64
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.52 2.22 0.30 11.73
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.16 2.20 0.04 1.86
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

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 Sep-18 2,216.05 2,218.28 2,212.25 2,207.20 2,071.33
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,090.90 2,105.66 2,101.91 2,098.01 1,911.95
Year Ending Dec-18 8,695.30 8,710.83 8,662.96 8,645.12 8,033.59
Year Ending Dec-19 8,953.94 8,966.80 8,982.44 8,978.04 8,394.76
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.25 2.25 2.41 2.36 1.44
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.04 2.04 2.12 2.07 1.14
Year Ending Dec-18 8.85 8.85 9.23 9.09 5.17
Year Ending Dec-19 9.38 9.39 9.56 9.43 5.54

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 5 3
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 3 6
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 7 4
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 4 7
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 2 11
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 4 9
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 7
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 1 11