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

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$87.64 +1.32 (+1.53 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$86.32
Today's Range$86.98 - $88.44
52-Week Range$77.52 - $119.39
Volume1.89 million shs
Average Volume2.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$33.62 billion
P/E Ratio7.78
Dividend Yield4.65%
Beta1.38
LyondellBasell Industries N.V. operates as a chemical company worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Olefins and Polyolefins—Americas; Olefins and Polyolefins—Europe, Asia, International; Intermediates and Derivatives; 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, copolymers, and compounds. The company also produces and sells propylene oxide and its derivatives; oxyfuels and related products; and intermediate chemicals, such as styrene monomers, methanol products, glacial acetic acids, vinyl acetate monomers, and ethylene oxides and derivatives. In addition, it refines crude oil and other crude oils of varied types and sources into gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel; develops and licenses chemical and polyolefin process technologies; and manufactures and sells polyolefin catalysts, as well as purchases and sells ethylene. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. was founded in 2005 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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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$13.6087 per share
Book Value$26.80 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.69 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees13,400
Market Cap$33.62 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 10th will be paid a dividend of $1.00 per share on Monday, December 17th. This represents a $4.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 7th. 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 announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 1,000% of outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were LyondellBasell Industries' earnings last quarter?

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.68 by $0.28. The specialty chemicals company earned $10.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.95 billion. LyondellBasell Industries had a return on equity of 42.30% and a net margin of 12.02%. LyondellBasell Industries's quarterly revenue was up 19.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.67 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 Friday, April 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LyondellBasell Industries.

What price target have analysts set for LYB?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for LyondellBasell Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate LyondellBasell Industries' stock price to reach $115.4250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for LyondellBasell Industries.

Has LyondellBasell Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LYB stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LyondellBasell Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of LyondellBasell Industries' key competitors?

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, EVP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Daniel M. Coombs, EVP of Global Manufacturing, Projects, Refining & Technology (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Kaplan, EVP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Doktycz, Sr. VP of Strategic Planning and Transactions

Who are LyondellBasell Industries' major shareholders?

LyondellBasell Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.88%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (3.48%), Northern Trust Corp (1.30%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.13%), American International Group Inc. (1.11%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.09%). Company insiders that own LyondellBasell Industries stock include Ai Investments Holdings Llc, Ai New Holdings 2 Llc, Jacquelyn H Wolf, Jagjeet S Bindra and Robin WT Buchanan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LyondellBasell Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bessemer Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, American International Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, First Quadrant L P CA and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. View Insider Buying and Selling for LyondellBasell Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Two Sigma Advisers LP, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., First Manhattan Co., Northern Trust Corp, Bahl & Gaynor Inc. and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have bought LyondellBasell Industries stock in the last two years include Ai Investments Holdings Llc 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 $87.64.

How big of a company is LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries has a market capitalization of $33.62 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 13,400 workers across the globe.

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:  588 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  474 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,062
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This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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