LyondellBasell Industries Company Profile (NYSE:LYB)

About LyondellBasell Industries

LyondellBasell Industries logoLyondellBasell Industries N.V. is a global chemical company. The Company's segments include Olefins and Polyolefins-Americas (O&P-Americas), Olefins and Polyolefins-Europe, Asia, International (O&P-EAI), Intermediates and Derivatives (I&D), Refining, and Technology. Its O&P-Americas segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, and polyolefins. Its O&P-EAI segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, polyolefins and specialty products, including polybutene-1 and polypropylene compounds. Its I&D segment produces and markets propylene oxide and its co-products and derivatives, acetyls, including methanol, and ethylene oxide and its derivatives. Its Refining segment refines high-sulfur crude oil and other crude oils, including gasoline and distillates. Its Technology segment develops and licenses chemical, polyolefin and other process technologies, and also develops, manufactures and sells polyolefin catalysts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Commodity Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LYB
  • CUSIP: N5374510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $80.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $77.68
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $80.46
  • 52-Week Range: $69.10 - $98.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.48
  • P/E Growth: -9.99
  • Market Cap: $33.26B
  • Outstanding Shares: 415,721,000
  • Beta: 1.71
  • Net Margins: 13.91%
  • Return on Equity: 66.25%
  • Return on Assets: 18.81%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.35%
  • Current Ratio: 2.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $88.50 (10.63% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$84.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
9/20/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$82.00View Rating Details
9/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$80.00 -> $83.00View Rating Details
8/26/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive$100.00 -> $96.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/2/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$99.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$81.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016NomuraSet Price TargetHold$85.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$100.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details
6/23/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$100.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/13/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$105.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price Target$95.00 -> $102.00View Rating Details
4/5/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details
1/11/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
10/27/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeBuy$103.00View Rating Details
10/12/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
9/10/2015Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperform$110.00View Rating Details
7/10/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$95.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
5/8/2015Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$121.00View Rating Details
4/27/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$87.00 -> $109.00View Rating Details
1/26/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$117.00 -> $98.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/29/2016Q216$2.51$2.45$7.64 billion$7.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2016Q116$2.28$2.48$7.08 billion$6.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$2.14$2.20$7.65 billion$7.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$2.57$2.80$9.03 billion$8.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$2.70$2.79$9.00 billion$9.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$1.98$2.54$9.48 billion$8.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$2.15$2.48$10.97 billion$10.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$2.30$2.46$11.86 billion$11.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q214$1.92$2.22$11.45 billion$12.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.73$1.72$11.17 billion$11.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$1.40$2.11$10.76 billion$11.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$1.59$1.51$11.40 billion$11.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013$1.62$1.60$11.30 billion$11.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$1.45$1.56$11.14 billion$10.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2013Q4 2012$1.14$1.13$10.98 billion$11.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$1.43$1.47$12.52 million$11.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$1.40$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$1.05$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2012$0.75$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$1.22$1.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011$1.38$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.43 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$2.05$2.34$2.20
Q2 20162$2.29$2.53$2.41
Q3 20162$2.07$2.75$2.41
Q4 20162$2.19$2.39$2.29
Q1 20171$1.92$1.92$1.92
Q2 20171$2.27$2.27$2.27
Q3 20171$2.43$2.43$2.43
Q4 20171$3.02$3.02$3.02
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
Annual Dividend:$3.40
Dividend Yield:4.25%
Dividend Growth:28.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:36.68% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.68% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
36.06% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.14%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.62%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/30/2016Jagjeet S. BindraDirectorSell3,750$80.01$300,037.50View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Massimo CovezziSVPSell7,551$89.14$673,096.14View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016International Chemicals S.A AiMajor ShareholderSell2,100,000$82.30$172,830,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Jacquelyn H. WolfSVPSell3,394$94.53$320,834.82View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015International Chemicals S.A AiMajor ShareholderSell4,000,000$92.35$369,400,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Massimo CovezziSVPSell3,000$90.91$272,730.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2015Sergey VasnetsovSVPSell36,553$97.29$3,556,241.37View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Milton CarrollDirectorSell3,000$84.00$252,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Milton CarrollDirectorSell1,500$85.20$127,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Kevin W BrownEVPSell25,000$96.43$2,410,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Samuel L SmolikSVPSell20,000$105.00$2,100,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015International Chemicals S.A AiMajor ShareholderSell4,000,000$102.29$409,160,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Jeffrey A KaplanEVPSell5,000$102.51$512,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Karyn F OvelmenCFOSell20,745$103.02$2,137,149.90View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Michael D VandersnickSVPSell3,310$103.75$343,412.50View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Massimo CovezziSVPSell30,000$104.07$3,122,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Karyn F OvelmenCFOSell58,273$86.91$5,064,506.43View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Karyn F OvelmenCFOSell31,000$85.99$2,665,690.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Karyn F OvelmenCFOSell31,000$87.76$2,720,560.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Milton CarrollDirectorSell2,720$90.76$246,867.20View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Sergey VasnetsovSVPSell34,977$88.92$3,110,154.84View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Craig B GliddenEVPSell13,003$105.47$1,371,426.41View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Craig B GliddenEVPSell13,004$114.19$1,484,926.76View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014James L GalloglyCEOSell83,333$114.19$9,515,795.27View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Milton CarrollDirectorSell1,567$114.34$179,170.78View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Michael D VandersnickSVPSell7,270$114.00$828,780.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014James L GalloglyCEOSell83,333$107.42$8,951,630.86View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Craig B GliddenEVPSell13,004$106.48$1,384,665.92View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Bhavesh V PatelEVPSell20,486$105.00$2,151,030.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Patrick D QuarlesSVPSell60,144$105.00$6,315,120.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2014Bhavesh V PatelEVPSell20,486$102.00$2,089,572.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Craig B GliddenEVPSell13,004$97.80$1,271,791.20View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014James L GalloglyCEOSell83,334$98.53$8,210,899.02View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Bhavesh V PatelSVPSell17,560$98.75$1,734,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Milton CarrollDirectorSell3,688$100.00$368,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Craig B GliddenEVPSell13,003$99.64$1,295,618.92View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014James L GalloglyCEOSell83,334$100.09$8,340,900.06View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Milton CarrollDirectorSell1,900$99.32$188,708.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Craig GliddenEVPSell14,861$95.00$1,411,795.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014James GalloglyCEOSell83,333$95.07$7,922,468.31View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Michael VandersnickSVPSell4,651$92.57$430,543.07View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014James GalloglyCEOSell83,333$88.79$7,399,137.07View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)
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LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) Chart for Thursday, September, 29, 2016

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