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NYSE:LYBLyondellBasell Industries Stock Price, Forecast & News

$74.87
+0.92 (+1.24 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$74.17
Now: $74.87
$79.97
50-Day Range
$46.63
MA: $56.89
$73.95
52-Week Range
$33.71
Now: $74.87
$98.91
Volume3.32 million shs
Average Volume3.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.98 billion
P/E Ratio9.60
Dividend Yield5.68%
Beta1.55
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.24 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$34.73 billion
Cash Flow$15.06 per share
Book Value$24.18 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.40 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees19,100
Market Cap$24.98 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has LyondellBasell Industries' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

LyondellBasell Industries' stock was trading at $54.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LYB stock has increased by 38.6% and is now trading at $74.87. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of LyondellBasell Industries?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LyondellBasell Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 14 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for LyondellBasell Industries.

When is LyondellBasell Industries' next earnings date?

LyondellBasell Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for LyondellBasell Industries.

How were LyondellBasell Industries' earnings last quarter?

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 1st. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.11. The specialty chemicals company earned $7.49 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.60 billion. LyondellBasell Industries had a net margin of 8.14% and a return on equity of 36.08%. LyondellBasell Industries's quarterly revenue was down 14.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $2.22 EPS. View LyondellBasell Industries' earnings history.

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

LyondellBasell Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 29th. Investors of record on Monday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $1.05 per share on Monday, June 15th. This represents a $4.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 5th. View LyondellBasell Industries' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LYB?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for LyondellBasell Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $104.00. On average, they anticipate LyondellBasell Industries' share price to reach $70.86 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. View analysts' price targets for LyondellBasell Industries.

Has LyondellBasell Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about LYB stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog 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 coverage optimism score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutLyondellBasell Industries.

Are investors shorting LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,930,000 shares, an increase of 22.7% from the April 30th total of 5,650,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,480,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Currently, 2.7% of the company's shares 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), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chevron (CVX), Boeing (BA), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are LyondellBasell Industries' key executives?

LyondellBasell Industries' management team includes the following 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)

What is LyondellBasell Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are LyondellBasell Industries' major shareholders?

LyondellBasell Industries' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital International Investors (7.32%), Capital World Investors (6.66%), BlackRock Inc. (6.13%), State Street Corp (3.53%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.16%) and American International Group Inc. (0.92%). Company insiders that own LyondellBasell Industries stock include Ai Investments Holdings Llc, Bhavesh V Patel, Daniel M Coombs, Jagjeet S Bindra, Massimo Covezzi 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Federated Hermes Inc., BlackRock Inc., Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Invesco Ltd., and Bahl & Gaynor Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Capital International Investors, APG Asset Management N.V., Prudential PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Loews Corp, Swiss National Bank, and Todd Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought LyondellBasell Industries stock in the last two years include Ai Investments Holdings Llc, Bhavesh V Patel, Daniel M Coombs, Jagjeet S Bindra, and Robin WT Buchanan. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is LyondellBasell Industries' stock price today?

One share of LYB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.87.

How big of a company is LyondellBasell Industries?

LyondellBasell Industries has a market capitalization of $24.98 billion and generates $34.73 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $3.40 billion in net income (profit) each year or $9.62 on an earnings per share basis. LyondellBasell Industries employs 19,100 workers across the globe.

What is LyondellBasell Industries' official website?

The official website for LyondellBasell Industries is 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]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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