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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

123.71USD
22 May 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.04 (+0.03%)
Prev Close
$123.67
Open
$124.01
Day's High
$124.29
Day's Low
$123.71
Volume
7,258
Avg. Vol
174,367
52-wk High
$124.29
52-wk Low
$60.25

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.44 December 23 May 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 7 7 8 7
(3) HOLD 6 6 4 4
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.37 2.37 2.28 2.29

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 Jun-18 13 2,190.15 2,280.00 2,104.00 1,952.96
Quarter Ending Sep-18 13 2,212.76 2,328.53 2,103.00 1,954.13
Year Ending Dec-18 14 8,657.63 8,938.00 8,400.02 7,726.06
Year Ending Dec-19 15 8,977.30 9,613.76 8,560.00 7,909.33
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 16 2.44 2.72 2.17 1.33
Quarter Ending Sep-18 16 2.32 2.59 2.11 1.29
Year Ending Dec-18 15 9.08 9.52 8.73 4.70
Year Ending Dec-19 18 9.37 10.59 8.15 4.93
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 13.53 20.19 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 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
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1,786.72 1,942.62 155.90 8.73
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.83 1.11 0.28 33.46

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 Jun-18 2,190.15 2,191.27 2,192.25 2,192.19 1,952.96
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2,212.76 2,209.03 2,206.69 2,197.36 1,954.13
Year Ending Dec-18 8,657.63 8,655.45 8,639.52 8,623.74 7,726.06
Year Ending Dec-19 8,977.30 8,989.91 8,923.12 8,893.51 7,909.33
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.44 2.45 2.38 2.29 1.33
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.32 2.32 2.27 2.18 1.29
Year Ending Dec-18 9.08 9.10 8.86 8.61 4.70
Year Ending Dec-19 9.37 9.39 9.15 8.75 4.93

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 6 5
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 6 3
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 10 3
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 11 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 11 4
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 11 4
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 9 3
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 11 4