NYSE:LYB - LyondellBasell Industries Stock Price, News & Analysis

$74.88
+0.63 (+0.85 %)
(As of 08/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$74.74
Now: $74.88
$75.57
50-Day Range
$72.19
MA: $81.98
$88.36
52-Week Range
$71.83
Now: $74.88
$116.63
Volume1.43 million shs
Average Volume2.86 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.10 billion
P/E Ratio6.64
Dividend Yield5.66%
Beta1.31
LyondellBasell Industries N.V. operates as a chemical company worldwide. The company operates in six segments: Olefins and Polyolefins—Americas; Olefins and Polyolefins—Europe, Asia, International; Intermediates and Derivatives; Advanced Polymer Solutions; Refining; and Technology. It produces and markets olefins and co-products; polyethylene products, which consist of high density polyethylene, low density polyethylene, and linear low density polyethylene; and polypropylene (PP) products, such as PP homopolymers and copolymers. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN5374510
Phone713-309-7200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$39.00 billion
Cash Flow$15.2195 per share
Book Value$32.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.69 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees19,450
Market Cap$25.10 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is LyondellBasell Industries' stock symbol?

LyondellBasell Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LYB."

How often does LyondellBasell Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 10th will be given a dividend of $1.05 per share on Monday, June 17th. This represents a $4.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 7th. This is a boost from LyondellBasell Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.78. View LyondellBasell Industries' Dividend History.

How were LyondellBasell Industries' earnings last quarter?

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 26th. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.20 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $8.78 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.47 billion. LyondellBasell Industries had a return on equity of 35.20% and a net margin of 9.83%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $3.11 EPS. View LyondellBasell Industries' Earnings History.

When is LyondellBasell Industries' next earnings date?

LyondellBasell Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LyondellBasell Industries.

What guidance has LyondellBasell Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

LyondellBasell Industries updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.79-2.91 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.83.

What price target have analysts set for LYB?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for LyondellBasell Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $130.00. On average, they expect LyondellBasell Industries' share price to reach $102.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for LyondellBasell Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LyondellBasell Industries?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LyondellBasell Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for LyondellBasell Industries.

Has LyondellBasell Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LYB stock has been trending negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LyondellBasell Industries earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for LyondellBasell Industries.

Are investors shorting LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries saw a decline in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,190,300 shares, a decline of 45.4% from the June 30th total of 9,506,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,350,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View LyondellBasell Industries' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of LyondellBasell Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LyondellBasell Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LyondellBasell Industries investors own include AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), General Electric (GE), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

Who are LyondellBasell Industries' key executives?

LyondellBasell Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bhavesh V. Patel, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Thomas Aebischer, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Kaplan, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Daniel M. Coombs, Exec. VP of Global Manufacturing, Projects & Refining (Age 62)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Doktycz, Sr. VP of Strategic Planning & Transactions (Age 57)

Who are LyondellBasell Industries' major shareholders?

LyondellBasell Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.20%), BlackRock Inc. (6.83%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.75%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.75%), Northern Trust Corp (1.41%) and Morgan Stanley (1.23%). Company insiders that own LyondellBasell Industries stock include Ai Investments Holdings Llc, Jagjeet S Bindra and Robin WT Buchanan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LyondellBasell Industries.

Which major investors are selling LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Pictet Asset Management Ltd. and Pictet Asset Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for LyondellBasell Industries.

Which major investors are buying LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aristeia Capital LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Invesco Ltd., Kiltearn Partners LLP, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P. and Laurion Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought LyondellBasell Industries stock in the last two years include Ai Investments Holdings Llc, Jagjeet S Bindra and Robin WT Buchanan. View Insider Buying and Selling for LyondellBasell Industries.

How do I buy shares of LyondellBasell Industries?

Shares of LYB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is LyondellBasell Industries' stock price today?

One share of LYB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.88.

How big of a company is LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries has a market capitalization of $25.10 billion and generates $39.00 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $4.69 billion in net income (profit) each year or $11.27 on an earnings per share basis. LyondellBasell Industries employs 19,450 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About LyondellBasell Industries.

What is LyondellBasell Industries' official website?

The official website for LyondellBasell Industries is http://www.lyondellbasell.com/.

How can I contact LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries' mailing address is 1221 MCKINNEY ST SUITE 300, HOUSTON TX, 77010. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 713-309-7200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE LYB)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  620 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  503 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,123
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This page was last updated on 8/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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