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

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$91.46 -0.55 (-0.60 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 10:44 AM ET)
Previous Close$92.01
Today's Range$91.25 - $92.15
52-Week Range$77.52 - $119.39
Volume11,986 shs
Average Volume2.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$33.87 billion
P/E Ratio8.13
Dividend Yield4.35%
Beta1.1
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. 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. Further, it produces and markets compounds and solutions, such as polypropylene compounds, engineered plastics, masterbatches, engineered composites, colors, and powders; and advanced polymers. In addition, the company 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 headquartered 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$14.7042 per share
Book Value$26.80 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.69 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees19,450
Market Cap$33.87 billion
Next Earnings Date4/26/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 4th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Monday, March 11th. This represents a $4.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.37%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 1st. 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 has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 1,000% of outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were LyondellBasell Industries' earnings last quarter?

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 1st. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.83 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.13 by $0.30. The specialty chemicals company earned $8.88 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.22 billion. LyondellBasell Industries had a net margin of 12.02% and a return on equity of 42.30%. 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?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for LyondellBasell Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate LyondellBasell Industries' stock price to reach $115.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% 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, 4 hold ratings and 12 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?

Headlines about LYB stock have trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. LyondellBasell Industries earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Motors (GM), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Intel (INTC) and Chevron (CVX).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.24%), First Manhattan Co. (0.19%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.08%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (0.08%) and Hexavest Inc. (0.07%). 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 institutional investors are selling LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Central Bank & Trust Co., Eqis Capital Management Inc., First Quadrant L P CA, Strs Ohio, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Denali Advisors LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for LyondellBasell Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying LyondellBasell Industries stock?

LYB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hamlin Capital Management LLC, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, First Manhattan Co., Valicenti Advisory Services Inc., Gyroscope Capital Management Group LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Hexavest 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 $91.46.

How big of a company is LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries has a market capitalization of $33.87 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.

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:  600 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  481 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,081
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This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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