NYSE:WLK - Westlake Chemical Stock Price, Price Target & More

$109.95 -2.90 (-2.57 %)
(As of 04/22/2018 02:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$109.95
Today's Range$109.26 - $112.16
52-Week Range$59.58 - $121.30
Volume1.03 million shs
Average Volume819,815 shs
Market Capitalization$14.23 billion
P/E Ratio20.10
Dividend Yield0.76%
Beta1.53

About Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical logoWestlake Chemical Corporation manufactures and markets basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers, and building products primarily in North America and Europe. It operates through two segments, Olefins and Vinyls. The Olefins segment offers polyethylene, styrene monomers, and various ethylene co-products, as well as sells propylene, crude butadiene, pyrolysis gasoline, and hydrogen products. The Vinyls segment provides specialty and commodity polyvinyl chloride (PVC), vinyl chloride monomers, ethylene dichloride, chlorine, caustic soda, chlorinated derivative, and ethylene products. This segment also manufactures and sells building products fabricated from PVC, including pipe, fittings, profiles, trims, moldings, fence and decking products, window and door components, and film and sheet products. Westlake Chemical Corporation offers its products to a range of customers, including chemical processors, plastics fabricators, small construction contractors, municipalities, and supply warehouses in various consumer and industrial markets, such as flexible and rigid packaging, automotive products, coatings, water treatment, refrigerants, residential and commercial construction, as well as other durable and non-durable goods. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Westlake Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of TTWF LP.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:WLK
CUSIP96041310
Phone713-960-9111

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58%
Current Ratio1.76%
Quick Ratio1.30%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.10
Forward P/E Ratio12.97
P/E Growth1.06

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.04 billion
Price / Sales1.77
Cash Flow$10.1806 per share
Price / Cash10.80
Book Value$41.59 per share
Price / Book2.64

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.47
Net Income$1.30 billion
Net Margins16.22%
Return on Equity16.48%
Return on Assets6.66%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,800
Outstanding Shares129,420,000

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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 dividend on an annualized basis 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?

Shares of Westlake Chemical split on Wednesday, March 19th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 18th 2014. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell 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) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 20th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate 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%. Westlake Chemical's revenue for the quarter was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.87 earnings per share. View Westlake Chemical's Earnings History.

When is Westlake Chemical's next earnings date?

Westlake Chemical is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 3rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westlake Chemical.

What price target have analysts set for WLK?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Westlake Chemical's stock. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate Westlake Chemical's stock price to reach $113.3571 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:
  • Mr. Albert Yuan Chao, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. Steven Mark Bender CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Robert F. Buesinger, Exec. VP of Vinyl Products (Age 61)
  • Mr. George J. Mangieri, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 67)
  • Mr. L. Benjamin Ederington, Chief Admin. Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 47)

Has Westlake Chemical been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WLK stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westlake Chemical earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.54 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

How do I buy shares of Westlake Chemical?

Shares of WLK 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 WLK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $109.95.

How big of a company is Westlake Chemical?

Westlake Chemical has a market capitalization of $14.23 billion and generates $8.04 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.47 on an earnings per share basis. Westlake Chemical employs 8,800 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  263 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  241 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  504
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westlake Chemical and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WLK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WLK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
16 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Westlake Chemical in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $113.3571, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 3.10%. The high price target for WLK is $133.00 and the low price target for WLK is $87.00. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.382.472.532.75
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $113.3571$110.7692$104.6923$83.3333
Price Target Upside: 3.10% upside0.38% downside5.17% downside0.09% upside

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
4/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$130.00LowView Rating Details
4/9/2018JPMorgan ChaseDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$110.00LowView Rating Details
3/27/2018BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$125.00HighView Rating Details
2/23/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$121.00LowView Rating Details
2/22/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold -> Hold$115.00 -> $124.00LowView Rating Details
2/21/2018UBSReiterated RatingSell -> Sell$80.00 -> $87.00MediumView Rating Details
2/21/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$133.00MediumView Rating Details
1/17/2018Wells FargoReiterated 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
11/8/2017NomuraBoost 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 SachsReiterated RatingNeutral$51.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

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

Earnings by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.53
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181$2.33$2.33$2.33
Q2 20181$2.75$2.75$2.75
Q3 20181$2.55$2.55$2.55
Q4 20181$1.90$1.90$1.90

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2018$2.07N/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2018Q4 2017$1.69$1.62$2.0611 billion$2.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3 2017$1.39$1.65$2.1233 billion$2.1089 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$1.19$1.21$1.9995 billion$1.9792 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.80$1.26$1.6205 billion$1.9426 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.75$1.09$1.7753 billion$1.7352 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$1.0861 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$1.1850 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)

Dividends

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) Dividend Information

Westlake Chemical pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.76%. WLK's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Tuesday, March 13. The company has grown its dividend for the last 14 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 11.20% each year. Westlake Chemical pays out 15.36% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Most Recent Dividend:3/13/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:0.76%
Dividend Growth:11.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:15.36% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
9.91% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
9.68% (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$0.19061.21%5/25/20175/30/20176/13/2017
2/17/2017quarterly$0.19061.16%2/24/20172/28/20173/14/2017
11/21/2016quarterly$0.19061.37%11/29/201612/1/201612/16/2016
8/19/2016quarterly$0.19061.5%8/31/20169/2/20169/20/2016
5/11/2016quarterly$0.18151.59%5/19/20165/23/20166/7/2016
2/18/2016quarterly$0.18151.7%2/25/20162/29/20163/14/2016
11/23/2015quarterly$0.18151.23%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015
8/25/2015quarterly$0.18151.42%9/2/20159/4/20159/22/2015
5/18/2015quarterly$0.16500.93%5/27/20155/29/20156/12/2015
2/23/2015quarterly$0.16500.95%3/3/20153/5/20153/19/2015
11/24/2014quarterly$0.16500.94%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014
8/25/2014quarterly$0.16500.69%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014
5/19/2014quarterly$0.12600.66%5/28/20145/30/20146/17/2014
2/18/2014quarterly$0.25200.78%2/26/20142/28/20143/18/2014
11/25/2013quarterly$0.22500.8%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
8/26/2013quarterly$0.22500.87%9/6/20139/10/20139/25/2013
5/17/2013quarterly$0.18750.8%5/31/20136/4/20136/19/2013
2/18/2013quarterly$0.18750.86%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: 72.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 30.29%
Insider Trading History for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/9/2018Andrew KennerSVPSell6,028$120.00$723,360.0017,465View SEC Filing  
3/5/2018Andrew KennerSVPSell24,318$110.61$2,689,813.9820,005View SEC Filing  
3/5/2018George J MangieriCAOSell2,161$113.41$245,079.012,160View SEC Filing  
3/5/2018Robert F BuesingerEVPSell19,349$113.04$2,187,210.9614,731View SEC Filing  
2/28/2018George J MangieriSVPSell4,335$111.22$482,138.705,810View SEC Filing  
2/27/2018Robert T BlakelyDirectorSell4,038$111.00$448,218.007,662View SEC Filing  
2/26/2018Lawrence E TeelEVPSell9,351$111.86$1,046,002.864,120View SEC Filing  
2/26/2018Mark Steven BenderCFOSell5,000$111.69$558,450.0019,310View SEC Filing  
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

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DateHeadline
Louisiana Loc. Govt. Env. Fac.& Comm.Dev.Auth -- Moodys revises outlook for Westlake to positive; affirms Baa3 ratingsLouisiana Loc. Govt. Env. Fac.& Comm.Dev.Auth -- Moody's revises outlook for Westlake to positive; affirms Baa3 ratings
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:37 AM
Westlake Chemical Announces First Quarter 2018 Conference Call InformationWestlake Chemical Announces First Quarter 2018 Conference Call Information
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:37 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 1:36 AM
Pre-Market Technical Scan on Specialty Chemicals Equities -- Venator Materials, WR Grace, Westlake Chemical, and ...Pre-Market Technical Scan on Specialty Chemicals Equities -- Venator Materials, WR Grace, Westlake Chemical, and ...
www.prnewswire.com - April 17 at 9:31 AM
Does Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Have A Place In Your Portfolio?Does Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Have A Place In Your Portfolio?
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 9:31 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of CanadaWestlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:17 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Expect Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $2.10 BillionZacks: Brokerages Expect Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $2.10 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 4:27 AM
Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Boosted by SunTrust BanksQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Boosted by SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:14 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $2.08 Per ShareWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $2.08 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 5:25 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment ResearchWestlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:27 PM
Should Value Investors Pick Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock?Should Value Investors Pick Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock?
www.zacks.com - April 10 at 9:40 AM
UPDATE: JPMorgan Downgrades Westlake Chemical (WLK) to Neutral Citing ValuationUPDATE: JPMorgan Downgrades Westlake Chemical (WLK) to Neutral Citing Valuation
www.streetinsider.com - April 9 at 9:50 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Downgraded to Neutral at JPMorgan ChaseWestlake Chemical (WLK) Downgraded to Neutral at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:25 AM
Will Trade Tussle Take a Bite Out of US Petrochemical Boom?Will Trade Tussle Take a Bite Out of US Petrochemical Boom?
finance.yahoo.com - April 6 at 9:44 AM
Citigroup Initiates Coverage on Westlake Chemical (WLK)Citigroup Initiates Coverage on Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 9:00 PM
Celanese’s Debt: Is It Too High or Is It Okay?Celanese’s Debt: Is It Too High or Is It Okay?
finance.yahoo.com - April 5 at 4:32 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngineWestlake Chemical (WLK) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 2:04 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) PT Raised to $108.00Westlake Chemical (WLK) PT Raised to $108.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 9:41 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Receives Outperform Rating from Royal Bank of CanadaWestlake Chemical (WLK) Receives Outperform Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 6:06 PM
$2.14 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$2.14 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 3:58 AM
Contrasting W. R. Grace and (GRA) & Westlake Chemical (WLK)Contrasting W. R. Grace and (GRA) & Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 3:24 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Now Covered by Wells FargoWestlake Chemical (WLK) Now Covered by Wells Fargo
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 12:56 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Research Coverage Started at Morgan StanleyWestlake Chemical (WLK) Research Coverage Started at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 12:23 AM
Estimating The Fair Value Of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)Estimating The Fair Value Of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:45 AM
A Check on APD’s Valuations: How’s the Stock Faring?A Check on APD’s Valuations: How’s the Stock Faring?
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:45 AM
Are Westlake Chemical Partners LP’s (NYSE:WLKP) Interest Costs Too High?Are Westlake Chemical Partners LP’s (NYSE:WLKP) Interest Costs Too High?
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:45 AM
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) to Announce $2.06 EPSZacks: Analysts Anticipate Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) to Announce $2.06 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 9:18 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Cut to Underperform at Bank of AmericaWestlake Chemical (WLK) Cut to Underperform at Bank of America
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 3:14 PM
Wells Fargo Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Westlake Chemical (WLK)Wells Fargo Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 6:16 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Now Covered by Analysts at BMO Capital MarketsWestlake Chemical (WLK) Now Covered by Analysts at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 5:44 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 1:40 AM
Contrasting Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) and Westlake Chemical (WLK)Contrasting Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) and Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:18 PM
Westlake Chemical Announces Optional Redemption of $450 Million of Senior Notes - Business Wire (press release)Westlake Chemical Announces Optional Redemption of $450 Million of Senior Notes - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 20 at 9:21 AM
LyondellBasell and Suez Complete QCP AcquisitionLyondellBasell and Suez Complete QCP Acquisition
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 9:21 AM
Celanese: More Price Hikes for Acetyl IntermediatesCelanese: More Price Hikes for Acetyl Intermediates
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 10:03 AM
W.R. Grace Increases Dividend for a Second Year in a RowW.R. Grace Increases Dividend for a Second Year in a Row
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:44 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchWestlake Chemical (WLK) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 3:25 PM
Anatomy of Success: Westlake Chemical (WLK) - NasdaqAnatomy of Success: Westlake Chemical (WLK) - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 13 at 4:58 PM
Westlake Chemical: Breaking Out On Record ProfitsWestlake Chemical: Breaking Out On Record Profits
seekingalpha.com - March 13 at 11:01 AM
Anatomy of Success: Westlake Chemical (WLK)Anatomy of Success: Westlake Chemical (WLK)
www.zacks.com - March 12 at 4:36 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 12 at 4:36 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) SVP Andrew Kenner Sells 6,028 SharesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) SVP Andrew Kenner Sells 6,028 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 1:29 PM
Arconic (ARNC) Announces Redemption of 5.72% Notes Due 2019Arconic (ARNC) Announces Redemption of 5.72% Notes Due 2019
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 11:00 AM
U.S. Steel (X) to Reopen Granite City Works Blast FurnaceU.S. Steel (X) to Reopen Granite City Works Blast Furnace
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 10:38 AM
Stocks Higher As Market Finds A New Buzzword: DenuclearizationStocks Higher As Market Finds A New Buzzword: Denuclearization
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 4:29 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) SVP Sells $2,689,813.98 in StockWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) SVP Sells $2,689,813.98 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 3:43 PM
George J. Mangieri Sells 2,161 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) StockGeorge J. Mangieri Sells 2,161 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 3:10 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) EVP Robert F. Buesinger Sells 19,349 SharesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) EVP Robert F. Buesinger Sells 19,349 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 3:10 PM
Kennedy Capital Management Inc. Lowers Holdings in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)Kennedy Capital Management Inc. Lowers Holdings in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 1:48 PM
OppenheimerFunds Inc. Boosts Position in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)OppenheimerFunds Inc. Boosts Position in Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 11:36 AM

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