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Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N)

WLK.N on New York Stock Exchange

75.21USD
22 Oct 2018
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Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 1.84 December 23 Oct 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
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3 Month
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(1) BUY 3 4 4 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 4 3 5 5
(3) HOLD 10 9 8 7
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.63 2.56 2.47 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 Dec-18 14 2,109.77 2,217.00 2,007.00 1,911.95
Quarter Ending Mar-19 5 2,217.87 2,298.80 2,141.00 2,104.81
Year Ending Dec-18 15 8,723.97 8,893.00 8,528.67 8,115.40
Year Ending Dec-19 15 8,997.08 9,671.15 8,751.00 8,318.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 18 1.84 2.42 1.38 1.18
Quarter Ending Mar-19 9 2.00 2.31 1.67 1.39
Year Ending Dec-18 10 8.54 9.35 8.17 5.53
Year Ending Dec-19 19 8.68 10.26 7.38 5.80
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 16.56 23.21 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
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1 Month
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2 Month
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1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,109.77 2,108.16 2,093.51 2,108.84 1,911.95
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2,217.87 2,219.57 2,194.27 2,237.06 2,104.81
Year Ending Dec-18 8,723.97 8,720.23 8,705.26 8,705.27 8,115.40
Year Ending Dec-19 8,997.08 8,995.51 8,950.00 8,966.80 8,318.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.84 1.84 2.00 2.10 1.18
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2.00 2.00 2.13 2.15 1.39
Year Ending Dec-18 8.54 8.55 8.76 9.03 5.53
Year Ending Dec-19 8.68 8.67 9.20 9.39 5.80

Estimates Revisions Summary

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