|07/18/16 07:59 AM||8:59 am Westlake Chemical announces that its Calvert City, Kentucky complex is in the process of restarting after an unexpected shutdown on June 1, expects a $40 mln impact on 2Q16 & 3Q16 financial results - |
|07/18/16 07:30 AM||Westlake Chemical Restarts Plant in Calvert City, Kentucky - [Business Wire] - Westlake Chemical Corporation announced today that its Calvert City, Kentucky complex is in the process of restarting. This follows an unexpected shut down that occurred on June 1, 2016 as a result of a mechanical failure of its ethylene unit which resulted in a complete outage of the complex, which halted all production including EDC, VCM, Chlor-Alkali and PVC resin.|
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|07/01/16 05:51 PM||ETF’s with exposure to Westlake Chemical Corp. : July 1, 2016 - |
|06/30/16 04:30 PM||WESTLAKE CHEMICAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - |
|06/22/16 08:41 AM||Why You Shouldn't Bet Against Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock - |
|06/17/16 09:57 AM||(WLK) Rating Increased to Buy at SunTrust|
|06/17/16 09:57 AM||The Statistics Don’t Lie: Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE:WLK) Earnings Preview|
|06/16/16 07:26 PM||Westlake Chemical to buy Axiall Corporation|
|06/15/16 08:06 AM||Westlake Chemical upgraded by SunTrust - |
|06/14/16 06:52 PM||Fitch Places Westlake Chemical's 'BBB' Ratings on Ratings Watch Negative|
|06/14/16 06:52 PM||Westlake Chemical Looks to More Long-term Ethylene Opportunities after Axiall Acquisition|
|06/13/16 04:10 PM||Eagle Spinco Inc. -- Moody's reviews Axiall for upgrade on proposed acquisition by Westlake Chemical Corporation - |
|06/13/16 01:56 PM||Westlake Chemical Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WLK) : June 13, 2016 - |
|06/13/16 10:13 AM||JPMorgan Downgrades Axiall To Neutral Following Back-And-Forth Bidding By Westlake|
|06/13/16 10:13 AM||Westlake Chemical : to Acquire Axiall for $33.00 Per Share in All-Cash Transaction|
|06/13/16 10:13 AM||Axiall Corp. (AXLL) Leaped After Acquired By Westlake Chemical|
|06/13/16 10:13 AM||Cowen and Company Increases Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Price Target to $60.00|
|06/13/16 08:45 AM||Westlake Chemical Seals the Deal With Axiall - |
|06/11/16 10:12 AM||Axiall's stock soars after deal to be acquired by Westlake at a 28% premium|
|06/11/16 10:12 AM||Westlake Chemical to Acquire Axiall Corporation for $33.00 Per Share in All-Cash Transaction|
|06/11/16 10:12 AM||Westlake Chemical to Acquire Axiall for $2.33B|
|06/11/16 10:12 AM||Westlake Chemical (WLK) CEO Albert Chao to Acquire Axiall Corporation - Earnings Call Transcript|
|06/11/16 10:12 AM||Westlake Chemical (WLK) to Acquire Axiall Corporation (AXLL) for $3.8B|
|06/10/16 11:51 PM||UPDATE 3-Westlake Chemical wins Axiall pursuit with raised $2.33 bln bid - * Axiall shares rise 26 pct
(Adds Lotte Chemical's withdrawal in paragraphs 4-6, updates
|06/10/16 07:27 PM||[$$] Westlake Chemical to Buy Axiall, Winning Takeover Battle - |
|06/10/16 10:49 AM||Westlake Chemical wins Axiall pursuit with raised $2.33 billion bid - Reuters - Reuters UKWestlake Chemical wins Axiall pursuit with raised $2.33 billion bidReutersWestlake Chemical Corp (WLK.N) has reached a deal to buy chemical producer Axiall Corp (AXLL.N) for $2.33 billion after a six-month pursuit that included multiple bids and a rival offer from South Korea's Lotte Chemical Corp (011170.KS). Atlanta-based ...Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Climbs on Deal to Acquire AxiallTheStreet.comWestlake Chemical to Buy Axiall, Winning Takeover BattleWall Street JournalNotable Mergers and Acquisitions 6/10: (WLK)/(AXLL) (MRK) (AR) (BP)StreetInsider.comFuelFix (blog) -New York Times -Plastics News (blog) -Pittsburgh Post-Gazetteall 79 news articles »|
|06/10/16 10:10 AM||Westlake Chemical buying Axiall for $2.33 billion - |
|06/10/16 09:51 AM||UPDATE 1-Axiall accepts Westlake Chemical's raised $2.33 bln offer - June 10 (Reuters) - Westlake Chemical Corp reached a
deal to buy chemical producer Axiall Corp for $2.33
billion, after a six-month pursuit that included multiple bids
and a rival offer from South...
|06/10/16 09:34 AM||Westlake Chemical to buy Axiall for $33/share - |
|06/10/16 09:34 AM||Axiall accepts Westlake Chemical's raised $2.33 billion offer - (Reuters) - Westlake Chemical Corp reached a deal to buy chemical producer Axiall Corp for $2.33 billion, after a six-month pursuit that included multiple bids and a rival offer from South Korea's...
|06/10/16 09:34 AM||Westlake Chemical To Buy Axiall For $33/Share In All-Cash Transaction -
Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) and Axiall Corporation (NYSE: AXLL) revealed they reached a definitive agreement under which the former would buy all of the outstanding shares of the latter for $33.00 per share in an all-cash transaction. According to the company, this represented an enterprise value of about $3.8 billion, including debt and certain other Axiall liabilities.
Westlake and Axiall said the transaction was approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies unanimously and is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of the current year.
The two companies indicated the integrated firm would be the third-biggest chlor-alkali producer and the second-largest PVC producer in North America, with ...Full story available on Benzinga.com|
|06/10/16 09:34 AM||Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Westlake Chemical To Purchase Axiall For $33/Share - Following the market opening Friday, the Dow traded down 0.72 percent to 17,854.93 while the NASDAQ declined 1.03 percent to 4,907.73. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.82 percent to 2,098.18.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
On Friday, utilities shares slipped by just 0.3 percent. Top gainers in the sector included Korea Electric Power Corporation (ADR) (NYSE: KEP) and MGE Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGEE).
In trading on Friday, financial shares tumbled by 1.4 percent. Meanwhile, top losers in the sector included Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE: GNW), down 5 percent, and Walter Investment Management Corp (NYSE: WAC), down 6 percent.
Westlake Chemical Corporation announced plans to acquire Axiall Corp for $33.00 per share in all-cash transaction.
The transaction is likely to complete by the fourth quarter of 2016.
Equities ...Full story available on Benzinga.com|
|06/10/16 08:34 AM||BRIEF-Westlake Chemical to buy Axiall for $33.00 per share - * Transaction representing an enterprise value of
approximately $3.8 billion
|06/08/16 07:14 AM||Bullish play rolled in Westlake Chemical - |
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|06/07/16 06:59 PM||[$$] Lotte Chemical Steps Into Battle for Axial - |
|06/07/16 10:12 AM||South Korea's Lotte Chemical bids for US-based Axiall Corp|
|06/07/16 09:33 AM||4 Value Stocks to Buy as the Cycle Reverses Away From Growth - |
|06/07/16 08:31 AM||[$$] Lotte Chemical Steps Into Battle for Axiall Corp. - |
|06/07/16 03:22 AM||S.Korea's Lotte Chem, Hanwha Chem target U.S. buys in growth pursuit - |
|06/07/16 03:18 AM||[$$] S Korea's Lotte Chemical makes $3.1bn counter bid for Axiall - [at Financial Times] - South Korea's Lotte Chemical has potentially sparked a bidding war for Axiall, coming in as a potential white knight after the US chemicals maker rejected Westlake Chemical's $3.1bn hostile takeover. Analysts ...|
|06/07/16 03:01 AM||South Korea's Lotte Intervenes With Axiall Offer Before Westlake Coup Attempt - |
|06/06/16 03:36 PM||Hostile Bid for Axiall to be Decided by Shareholders - |
|06/03/16 08:02 PM||Axiall Corporation is Now a Strong Buy: Should You Add?|
|05/28/16 09:01 PM||Performance at a Glance on Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE:WLK) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE:WLK)HNNWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE:WLK)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the ...and more »|
|05/26/16 03:59 PM||Is it the Best Time to Buy Westlake Chemical Corp (NYSE:WLK)? - Street Report - Is it the Best Time to Buy Westlake Chemical Corp (NYSE:WLK)?Street ReportWestlake Chemical Corp (NYSE:WLK) stock is currently trading 40.19% below its 52-week-high, 11.08% above its 52-week-low. The 1-year stock price history is in the range of $39.9 – $74.1. Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) has a price to earnings ratio of ...Worth Watching Stock: Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE:WLK)CWRU ObserverBroker Roundup For Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)Share Trading NewsHow Analysts Feel About Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)?Wall Street Hints and NewsThe Post -Equities Focus -Vanguard Tribuneall 15 news articles »|
|05/23/16 03:50 PM||January 2017 Options Now Available For Westlake Chemical (WLK) - Nasdaq - NasdaqJanuary 2017 Options Now Available For Westlake Chemical (WLK)NasdaqInvestors in Westlake Chemical Corp (Symbol: WLK) saw new options begin trading today, for the January 2017 expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 242 days until ...and more »|
|05/23/16 09:23 AM||Axiall Stock Rises on Westlake's Participation in Auction - |
|05/23/16 08:42 AM||Analysis EPS Report: Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) - News Oracle - News OracleAnalysis EPS Report: Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)News OracleBy looking at Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) YTD (year to date) performance, the stock shows Negative value of -19.37%. If the YTD value is Negative, it means that the stock is trading poorly. If the YTD value is Positive, this means the ...JP Morgan Maintains Westlake Chemical Corporation to Overweight with Price Target $55.00Trade Callsall 9 news articles »|