Westlake Chemical Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:WLK)

$111.19 +0.15 (+0.14 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$111.19
Today's Range$110.24 - $111.83
52-Week Range$59.58 - $115.19
Volume616,723 shs
Average Volume847,417 shs
Market Capitalization$14.37 billion
P/E Ratio11.13
Dividend Yield0.76%
Beta1.62

About Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical logoWestlake Chemical Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers and building products. The Company's products include a range of chemicals, which are fundamental to various consumer and industrial markets, including flexible and rigid packaging, automotive products, coatings, water treatment, refrigerants, residential and commercial construction, as well as other durable and non-durable goods. Its segments include Olefins and Vinyls. It manufactures ethylene (through Westlake Chemical OpCo LP (OpCo)), polyethylene, styrene and associated co-products at its manufacturing facility in Lake Charles and polyethylene at its Longview facility. The Company's products in its Vinyls segment include polyvinyl chloride (PVC), vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), ethylene dichloride (EDC), chlor-alkali (chlorine and caustic soda) and chlorinated derivative products and, through OpCo, ethylene. It also manufactures and sells building products fabricated from PVC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commodity Chemicals
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:WLK
CUSIP96041310
Phone713-960-9111

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58%
Current Ratio1.76%
Quick Ratio1.59%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.1301412714127
Forward P/E Ratio14.55
P/E Growth1.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.04 billion
Price / Sales1.79
Cash Flow$10.19 per share
Price / Cash10.91
Book Value$41.49 per share
Price / Book2.68

Profitability

Trailing EPS$9.99
Net Income$398.85 million
Net Margins16.22%
Return on Equity16.48%
Return on Assets6.66%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,870
Outstanding Shares129,420,000

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westlake Chemical's stock symbol?

Westlake Chemical trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WLK."

How often does Westlake Chemical pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Westlake Chemical?

Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend on Saturday, February 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 27th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, March 13th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 26th. View Westlake Chemical's Dividend History.

When did Westlake Chemical's stock split? How did Westlake Chemical's stock split work?

Westlake Chemical's stock split on the morning of Wednesday, March 19th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 18th 2014. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, March 18th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Westlake Chemical stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Westlake Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Westlake Chemical Co. (NYSE:WLK) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 20th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.69 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company earned $2.01 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.06 billion. Westlake Chemical had a return on equity of 16.48% and a net margin of 16.22%. The firm's revenue was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.87 EPS. View Westlake Chemical's Earnings History.

When will Westlake Chemical make its next earnings announcement?

Westlake Chemical is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westlake Chemical.

Where is Westlake Chemical's stock going? Where will Westlake Chemical's stock price be in 2018?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Westlake Chemical's stock. Their forecasts range from $92.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate Westlake Chemical's stock price to reach $112.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Westlake Chemical.

Who are some of Westlake Chemical's key competitors?

Who are Westlake Chemical's key executives?

Westlake Chemical's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James Y. Chao, Chairman of the Board (Age 69)
  • Albert Y. Chao, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 67)
  • Mark Steven Bender, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Robert F. Buesinger, Senior Vice President - Vinyls (Age 60)
  • Michael J. Mattina, Senior Vice President - Polyethylene (Age 54)
  • Lawrence E. Teel, Senior Vice President-Olefins (Age 58)
  • L. Benjamin Ederington, Chief Administrative Officer, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary (Age 46)
  • George J. Mangieri, Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 66)
  • Simon M. Bates, Vice President, Building Products (Age 50)
  • Andrew F. Kenner, Vice President - Manufacturing (Age 52)

Who owns Westlake Chemical stock?

Westlake Chemical's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (1.20%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.14%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.83%), Millennium Management LLC (0.56%), Anchor Bolt Capital LP (0.47%) and Royce & Associates LP (0.44%). Company insiders that own Westlake Chemical stock include Albert Chao, George J Mangieri, James Chao, L Benjamin Ederington, Lawrence E Teel, Mark Steven Bender, Max L Lukens, Michael J Mattina, Robert F Buesinger and Robert T Blakely. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Westlake Chemical.

Who sold Westlake Chemical stock? Who is selling Westlake Chemical stock?

Westlake Chemical's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Royce & Associates LP, Luminus Management LLC, Anchor Bolt Capital LP, First Trust Advisors LP and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Westlake Chemical company stock in the last year include Albert Chao, George J Mangieri, James Chao, L Benjamin Ederington, Lawrence E Teel, Mark Steven Bender, Max L Lukens, Robert F Buesinger and Robert T Blakely. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westlake Chemical.

Who bought Westlake Chemical stock? Who is buying Westlake Chemical stock?

Westlake Chemical's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Geode Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Clark Capital Management Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westlake Chemical.

How do I buy Westlake Chemical stock?

Shares of Westlake Chemical 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 Westlake Chemical's stock price today?

One share of Westlake Chemical stock can currently be purchased for approximately $111.19.

How big of a company is Westlake Chemical?

Westlake Chemical has a market capitalization of $14.37 billion and generates $8.04 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $398.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.99 on an earnings per share basis. Westlake Chemical employs 8,870 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Westlake Chemical?

Westlake Chemical's mailing address is 2801 POST OAK BLVD SUITE 600, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 713-960-9111 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westlake Chemical (WLK)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  224 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  479
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westlake Chemical and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.572.642.822.67
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $112.75$108.33$100.56$65.86
Price Target Upside: 1.40% upside1.87% downside6.08% upside7.02% downside

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/23/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$121.00N/AView Rating Details
2/22/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold -> Hold$115.00 -> $124.00LowView Rating Details
2/21/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$133.00MediumView Rating Details
1/17/2018Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$112.00 -> $122.00HighView Rating Details
1/16/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$105.00HighView Rating Details
1/9/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$120.00N/AView Rating Details
1/3/2018Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
12/20/2017Alembic Global AdvisorsReiterated RatingBuy$110.00LowView Rating Details
11/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$104.00N/AView Rating Details
11/9/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform -> Outperform$103.00 -> $114.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2017NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$98.00 -> $108.00N/AView Rating Details
11/6/2017Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageAccumulate -> Accumulate$100.00N/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$78.00 -> $92.00N/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017InstinetUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
11/21/2016Vertical GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageHold$53.00N/AView Rating Details
9/30/2016Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$51.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/30/2018$2.07N/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2018Q4 2017$1.69$1.62$2.06 billion$2.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3 2017$1.39$1.65$2.12 billion$2.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$1.19$1.21$2.00 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.80$1.26$1.62 billion$1.94 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.75$1.09$1.78 billion$1.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.90$0.51$1.52 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.96$0.85$1.06 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.93$0.94$1.02 billion$975.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.99$0.84$1.03 billion$986.76 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$1.29$1.39$1.17 billion$1.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$1.21$1.41$1.13 billion$1.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$1.20$1.10$1.13 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$1.38$1.37$1.18 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$1.56$1.59$1.19 billion$1.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$1.44$1.26$1.06 billion$998.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$1.13$1.18$975.86 million$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$2.13$2.54$913.80 million$951.63 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$2.22$2.54$939.14 million$1,000.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$1.90$2.17$948.00 million$939.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$1.25$1.84$870.10 million$864.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$1.21$1.42$832.69 million$801.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$1.36$1.47$902.24 million$821.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$1.41$1.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$1.26$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.62$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.98$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$1.19$1.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$1.02$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.74$1.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2010Q3 2010$0.33$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2010Q2 2010$0.25$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2010Q1 2010$0.15$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2010Q4 2009$0.10$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2009Q3 2009$0.09$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2009Q2 2009$0.07$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2009Q1 2009($0.13)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2009Q4 2008$0.11($0.84)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2008Q3 2008$0.26$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2008Q2 2008$0.20$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2008Q1 2008$0.12$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2008Q4 2007$0.17$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.47
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181$2.28$2.28$2.28
Q2 20181$2.65$2.65$2.65
Q3 20181$2.58$2.58$2.58
Q4 20181$1.96$1.96$1.96
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:3/13/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:0.76%
Dividend Growth:11.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:8.41% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
10.99% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
10.38% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:14 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/17/2018quarterly$0.210.79%2/26/20182/27/20183/13/2018
11/17/2017quarterly$0.210.89%11/24/201711/27/201712/11/2017
8/21/2017quarterly$0.211.19%8/30/20179/1/20179/18/2017
5/19/2017quarterly$0.191.21%5/25/20175/30/20176/13/2017
2/17/2017quarterly$0.191.16%2/24/20172/28/20173/14/2017
11/21/2016quarterly$0.191.37%11/29/201612/1/201612/16/2016
8/19/2016quarterly$0.191.5%8/31/20169/2/20169/20/2016
5/11/2016quarterly$0.181.59%5/19/20165/23/20166/7/2016
2/18/2016quarterly$0.181.7%2/25/20162/29/20163/14/2016
11/23/2015quarterly$0.181.23%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015
8/25/2015quarterly$0.181.42%9/2/20159/4/20159/22/2015
5/18/2015quarterly$0.170.93%5/27/20155/29/20156/12/2015
2/23/2015quarterly$0.170.95%3/3/20153/5/20153/19/2015
11/24/2014quarterly$0.170.94%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014
8/25/2014quarterly$0.170.69%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014
5/19/2014quarterly$0.130.66%5/28/20145/30/20146/17/2014
2/18/2014quarterly$0.250.78%2/26/20142/28/20143/18/2014
11/25/2013quarterly$0.230.8%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
8/26/2013quarterly$0.230.87%9/6/20139/10/20139/25/2013
5/17/2013quarterly$0.190.8%5/31/20136/4/20136/19/2013
2/18/2013quarterly$0.190.86%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 71.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.76%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/22/2018L. Benjamin EderingtonCAOSell6,942$111.45$773,685.9013,111View SEC Filing  
2/22/2018Mark Steven BenderCFOSell4,000$110.97$443,880.0022,810View SEC Filing  
2/22/2018Max L LukensDirectorSell17,558$110.93$1,947,708.943,380View SEC Filing  
12/4/2017Mark Steven BenderCFOSell6,500$97.83$635,895.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2017Robert F BuesingerEVPSell2,674$98.50$263,389.006,635View SEC Filing  
11/29/2017Albert ChaoCEOSell16,844$95.25$1,604,391.00299,018View SEC Filing  
11/27/2017Albert ChaoCEOSell25,000$93.96$2,349,000.00299,018View SEC Filing  
11/24/2017Albert ChaoCEOSell45,000$94.76$4,264,200.00299,018View SEC Filing  
11/24/2017James ChaoChairmanSell76,135$94.69$7,209,223.15129,078View SEC Filing  
11/22/2017James ChaoChairmanSell10,109$95.20$962,376.80129,078View SEC Filing  
11/21/2017Albert ChaoCEOSell25,000$94.34$2,358,500.00299,018View SEC Filing  
11/21/2017Mark Steven BenderCFOSell20,382$94.27$1,921,411.1424,067View SEC Filing  
11/17/2017Robert F BuesingerEVPSell5,214$93.82$489,177.4814,523View SEC Filing  
11/14/2017Robert T BlakelyDirectorSell4,367$92.33$403,205.1111,700View SEC Filing  
11/13/2017George J MangieriSVPSell13,381$94.44$1,263,701.6410,195View SEC Filing  
11/13/2017Lawrence E TeelEVPSell12,712$93.99$1,194,800.882,290View SEC Filing  
11/13/2017Mark Steven BenderCFOSell29,804$94.02$2,802,172.0874,253View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017Mark Steven BenderVPSell13,794$70.22$968,614.6844,449View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017George J MangieriVPSell6,578$62.21$409,217.386,577View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Mark Steven BenderCFOSell12,000$64.32$771,840.0058,243View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016Albert ChaoCEOSell20,000$54.15$1,083,000.00264,702View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Albert ChaoCEOSell20,000$52.95$1,059,000.00264,702View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Michael J MattinaVPSell18,274$53.78$982,775.7221,421View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016George J MangieriVPSell5,696$52.91$301,375.3612,503View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Robert F BuesingerInsiderSell2,880$54.42$156,729.6011,035View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016George J MangieriVPSell30,714$52.00$1,597,128.0054,609View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015George J. MangieriCAOSell2,785$60.21$167,684.8522,984View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Jeffrey L TaylorSVPSell8,143$70.57$574,651.51View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Lawrence E TeelSVPSell2,125$70.25$149,281.25View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014James ChaoDirectorSell42,379$93.57$3,965,403.03View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014James ChaoMajor ShareholderSell42,946$82.01$3,522,001.46View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Robert BuesingerVPSell1,872$77.36$144,817.927,672View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Robert BlakelyDirectorSell1,609$135.03$217,263.277,197View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Mark Steven BenderCFOSell17,721$133.60$2,367,525.6021,495View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014David HansenSVPSell4,232$134.50$569,204.0013,440View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014H John Riley, Jr.DirectorSell7,375$134.70$993,412.508,806View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Lawrence TeelVPSell1,107$134.70$149,112.90618View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Jeffrey TaylorSVPSell4,314$132.62$572,122.6811,270View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Robert BuesingerVPSell2,361$132.95$313,894.953,836View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Mark Steven BenderCFOSell2,930$101.00$295,930.0022,685View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Mark Steven BenderCFOSell3,000$101.00$303,000.0025,615View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013George MangieriCAOSell2,025$104.67$211,956.7513,157View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Stephen WallaceVPSell12,786$105.71$1,351,608.0625,163View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Andrew KennerVPSell9,607$94.13$904,306.91View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013George J MangieriCAOSell1,001$94.50$94,594.50View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Stephen WallaceVPSell9,092$94.02$854,829.84View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Stephen WallaceVPSell13,857$89.80$1,244,358.60View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Mark Steven BenderCFOSell4,429$95.00$420,755.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Lawrence E TeelVPSell1,836$94.67$173,814.12View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Max L LukensDirectorSell1,844$92.67$170,883.48View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Robert F BuesingerVPSell2,361$93.79$221,438.19View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Mark Steven BenderCFOSell6,083$73.25$445,579.75View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012Albert ChaoCEOSell20,000$76.16$1,523,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012Mark Steven BenderCFOSell1,220$75.95$92,659.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Andrew KennerVPSell4,155$66.81$277,595.55View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Jeffrey L TaylorSVPSell11,720$67.10$786,412.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
SunTrust Banks Reiterates Buy Rating for Westlake Chemical (WLK)SunTrust Banks Reiterates Buy Rating for Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 4:16 PM
Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Purchases New Stake in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Purchases New Stake in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 12:36 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CAO Sells $773,685.90 in StockWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CAO Sells $773,685.90 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 3:20 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CFO Sells $443,880.00 in StockWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CFO Sells $443,880.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 3:20 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Director Max L. Lukens Sells 17,558 SharesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Director Max L. Lukens Sells 17,558 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 3:20 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $2.12 Per ShareWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $2.12 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 12:21 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. Expected to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $2.28 Per Share (WLK)Westlake Chemical Co. Expected to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $2.28 Per Share (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 8:24 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Price Target Raised to $124.00 at Deutsche BankWestlake Chemical (WLK) Price Target Raised to $124.00 at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 22 at 11:08 AM
Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:20 AM
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Westlake Chemical (WLK) to BuyZacks Investment Research Upgrades Westlake Chemical (WLK) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 1:25 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Given New $87.00 Price Target at UBS GroupWestlake Chemical (WLK) Given New $87.00 Price Target at UBS Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 11:10 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Declares $0.21 Quarterly DividendWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Declares $0.21 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 9:56 AM
Westlake Chemicals Q4 profit surges, thanks to one-time tax reform benefitWestlake Chemical's Q4 profit surges, thanks to one-time tax reform benefit
seekingalpha.com - February 20 at 4:33 PM
Westlake Chemical's (WLK) Q4 Earnings & Sales Miss EstimatesWestlake Chemical's (WLK) Q4 Earnings & Sales Miss Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 4:33 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Posts Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPSWestlake Chemical (WLK) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 11:04 AM
Westlake Chemical profit buoyed by tax revampWestlake Chemical profit buoyed by tax revamp
www.marketwatch.com - February 20 at 9:01 AM
Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Record 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year ResultsWestlake Chemical Corporation Announces Record 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 9:01 AM
Westlake misses Street 4Q forecastsWestlake misses Street 4Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 9:01 AM
Westlake Chemical declares $0.21 dividendWestlake Chemical declares $0.21 dividend
seekingalpha.com - February 19 at 7:31 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) versus A Schulman (SHLM) Financial SurveyWestlake Chemical (WLK) versus A Schulman (SHLM) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 1:34 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Q4 Earnings: Whats in the Cards?Westlake Chemical (WLK) Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards?
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 4:37 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) to Release Earnings on TuesdayWestlake Chemical (WLK) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 2:38 AM
This Mornings Research Reports on Specialty Chemicals Stocks ... - PR Newswire (press release)This Morning's Research Reports on Specialty Chemicals Stocks ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 10 at 6:32 AM
How LyondellBasell’s Refining Segment Fared in 4Q17How LyondellBasell’s Refining Segment Fared in 4Q17
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:24 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $2.07 BillionWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $2.07 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 6:50 AM
Westlake Chemical Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings for 2017 Conference CallWestlake Chemical Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings for 2017 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 3:24 PM
$1.69 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$1.69 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 12:06 PM
Is Westlake Chemical Partners LP’s (NYSE:WLKP) PE Ratio A Signal To Buy For Investors?Is Westlake Chemical Partners LP’s (NYSE:WLKP) PE Ratio A Signal To Buy For Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:34 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 1:44 AM
Westlake Chemical Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (WLK)Westlake Chemical Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 1:44 AM
Westlake Chemical: Oil Price Action, Axiall Integration Justify Current Prices - Seeking AlphaWestlake Chemical: Oil Price Action, Axiall Integration Justify Current Prices - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - January 26 at 6:28 AM
Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: LE, PAYX, WLK - NasdaqNoteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: LE, PAYX, WLK - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 24 at 3:27 PM
$2.07 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$2.07 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 6:56 AM
Eastman Chemical’s Demand for Tritan Continues to Grow in AsiaEastman Chemical’s Demand for Tritan Continues to Grow in Asia
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 4:25 PM
RoyalMD Produits de bâtiment dévoile sa palette de couleurs d’extérieur pour l’année 2018RoyalMD Produits de bâtiment dévoile sa palette de couleurs d’extérieur pour l’année 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:31 AM
Royal® Building Products Reveals 2018 Exterior Color Palette of the YearRoyal® Building Products Reveals 2018 Exterior Color Palette of the Year
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:31 AM
Westlake Chemical Up 89% in a Year: Whats Behind the Rally?Westlake Chemical Up 89% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?
www.nasdaq.com - January 15 at 10:21 AM
Westlake Chemical Up 89% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?Westlake Chemical Up 89% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?
finance.yahoo.com - January 15 at 10:21 AM
Royal® Building Products Continues to Innovate with New Trim Product, Conceal™ Column Wraps, at International Builders ShowRoyal® Building Products Continues to Innovate with New Trim Product, Conceal™ Column Wraps, at International Builders Show
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:24 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 1:58 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.07 BillionZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.07 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 10:50 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Expect Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) to Post $1.66 EPSZacks: Brokerages Expect Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) to Post $1.66 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 3:36 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Downgraded by Vertical ResearchWestlake Chemical (WLK) Downgraded by Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 9:38 AM
Westlake Chemical Hits New 52-Week High: Whats Driving It ... - NasdaqWestlake Chemical Hits New 52-Week High: What's Driving It ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 2 at 10:12 PM
CF Industries (CF) Hits New 52-Week High: Whats Driving It?CF Industries (CF) Hits New 52-Week High: What's Driving It?
www.msn.com - December 28 at 3:23 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Up 62% in 6 Months: Heres Why - NasdaqWestlake Chemical (WLK) Up 62% in 6 Months: Here's Why - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 27 at 1:04 PM
Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for December 26thTop Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for December 26th
www.msn.com - December 26 at 8:34 PM
Agnico Eagle (AEM) to Acquire the Exploration Assets of CMCAgnico Eagle (AEM) to Acquire the Exploration Assets of CMC
finance.yahoo.com - December 26 at 10:17 AM
Huntsman (HUN) Stock Up 23% in 3 Months: What's Driving It?Huntsman (HUN) Stock Up 23% in 3 Months: What's Driving It?
finance.yahoo.com - December 26 at 10:17 AM
Where Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its IndustryWhere Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its Industry
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 4:28 PM

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