NYSE:LYB - LyondellBasell Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $108.56 -0.05 (-0.05 %) (As of 07/20/2018 01:09 AM ET)Previous Close$108.61Today's Range$107.86 - $109.0352-Week Range$85.35 - $121.95Volume1.37 million shsAverage Volume2.30 million shsMarket Capitalization$42.39 billionP/E Ratio10.61Dividend Yield3.70%Beta1.1 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email LyondellBasell Industries N.V. is a chemical company. The Company operates in five segments: Olefins and Polyolefins-Americas (O&P-Americas), Olefins and Polyolefins-Europe, Asia, International (O&P-EAI), Intermediates and Derivatives (I&D), Refining and Technology. The O&P-Americas segment produces and markets olefins and co-products, polyethylene and polypropylene. The O&P-EAI segment produces and markets olefins and co-products, polyethylene and polypropylene. The I&D segment produces and markets propylene oxide (PO) and its derivatives, oxyfuels and related products, and intermediate chemicals, such as styrene monomer (SM), acetyls and ethylene oxides. The primary product of the Refining segment is refined products made from sulfur crude oil and other crude oils of various types and sources available on the United States Gulf Coast. The Technology segment develops and licenses chemical and polyolefin process technologies and manufactures and sells polyolefin catalysts. Receive LYB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LYB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Industrial organic chemicals Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals SectorBasic Materials SymbolNYSE:LYB CUSIPN5374510 Webwww.lyondellbasell.com Phone713-309-7200 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.88 Current Ratio2.62 Quick Ratio1.70 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.61 Forward P/E Ratio9.59 P/E Growth1.06 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$34.48 billion Price / Sales1.23 Cash Flow$13.4190 per share Price / Cash8.09 Book Value$22.69 per share Price / Book4.78 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$10.23 Net Income$4.88 billion Net Margins14.83% Return on Equity53.55% Return on Assets17.18% Miscellaneous Employees13,400 Outstanding Shares392,070,000Market Cap$42,386.61 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 1st. Investors of record on Monday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Monday, June 18th. This represents a $4.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 8th. This is a positive change from LyondellBasell Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.78. View LyondellBasell Industries' Dividend History. How will LyondellBasell Industries' stock buyback program work? LyondellBasell Industries declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 1,000% of shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were LyondellBasell Industries' earnings last quarter? LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 27th. The specialty chemicals company reported $3.11 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.80 by $0.31. The specialty chemicals company earned $9.77 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.43 billion. LyondellBasell Industries had a net margin of 14.83% and a return on equity of 53.55%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.98 earnings per share. View LyondellBasell Industries' Earnings History. When is LyondellBasell Industries' next earnings date? LyondellBasell Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July, 27th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for LyondellBasell Industries. What price target have analysts set for LYB? 15 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for LyondellBasell Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $94.00 to $140.00. On average, they expect LyondellBasell Industries' share price to reach $116.8423 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for LyondellBasell Industries. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LyondellBasell Industries? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LyondellBasell Industries in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of LyondellBasell Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to LyondellBasell Industries include Westlake Chemical (WLK), Braskem (BAK), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Methanex (MEOH), NewMarket (NEU), Sensient Technologies (SXT), Codexis (CDXS), Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP), Green Plains (GPRE), Renewable Energy Group (REGI), FutureFuel (FF), Green Plains Partners (GPP), REX American Resources (REX), Amyris (AMRS) and Sino United Worldwide Consolidated (SUIC). Who are LyondellBasell Industries' key executives? LyondellBasell Industries' management team includes the folowing people: Robert G. Gwin, Independent Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Age 54)Bhavesh V. Patel, Chairman of the Management Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 50)Thomas Aebischer, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Member of the Management Board (Age 55)Darleen Caron, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice PresidentDaniel M. Coombs, Executive Vice President - Global Manufacturing, Projects, Refining and Technology, Member of the Management Board (Age 60)Jeffrey A. Kaplan, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Member of the Management Board (Age 48)James D. Guilfoyle, Senior Vice President - Global Intermediates & Derivatives and Global Supply Chain, Member of the Management Board (Age 46)Paul Augustowski, Senior Vice President - Olefins & Polyolefins, AmericasMassimo Covezzi, Senior Vice President - Research and Development (Age 59)Jean Gadbois, Senior Vice President - Europe, Asia & International Manufacturing Has LyondellBasell Industries been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about LYB stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. LyondellBasell Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.56 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are LyondellBasell Industries' major shareholders? LyondellBasell Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.37%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.25%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.11%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.06%), Pendal Group Ltd (0.05%) and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.04%). Company insiders that own LyondellBasell Industries stock include Ai New Holdings 2 Llc, Jacquelyn H Wolf and Jagjeet S Bindra. 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 Pendal Group Ltd, Kirr Marbach & Co. LLC IN, Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Calamos Advisors LLC, Capital Investment Advisors LLC and Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware. View Insider Buying and Selling for LyondellBasell Industries. Which major investors are buying LyondellBasell Industries stock? LYB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Howard Capital Management Inc., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Denali Advisors LLC and Foundry Partners LLC. 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 $108.56. How big of a company is LyondellBasell Industries? LyondellBasell Industries has a market capitalization of $42.39 billion and generates $34.48 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $4.88 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.23 on an earnings per share basis. LyondellBasell Industries employs 13,400 workers across the globe. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 546 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 430 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 976MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LyondellBasell Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LYB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LYB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does earnings per share mean?