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

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$118.26 -2.27 (-1.88 %)
(As of 05/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$120.53
Today's Range$117.25 - $120.23
52-Week Range$60.23 - $124.29
Volume712,300 shs
Average Volume801,045 shs
Market Capitalization$15.74 billion
P/E Ratio21.62
Dividend Yield0.69%
Beta1.56

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 Ratio0.47
Current Ratio1.79
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.62
Forward P/E Ratio13.58
P/E Growth1.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.04 billion
Price / Sales1.91
Cash Flow$9.9128 per share
Price / Cash11.93
Book Value$43.53 per share
Price / Book2.72

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.47
Net Income$1.30 billion
Net Margins17.61%
Return on Equity17.77%
Return on Assets7.67%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,800
Outstanding Shares129,600,000

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 Monday, May 21st. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, June 13th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 29th. View Westlake Chemical's Dividend History.

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

Westlake Chemical shares split before market open on Wednesday, March 19th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 18th 2014. The newly created shares were distributed 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 quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.09 by $0.11. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $2.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.14 billion. Westlake Chemical had a return on equity of 17.77% and a net margin of 17.61%. Westlake Chemical's quarterly revenue was up 10.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.06 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, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westlake Chemical.

What price target have analysts set for WLK?

17 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Westlake Chemical's stock. Their predictions range from $87.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate Westlake Chemical's stock price to reach $116.60 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?

News coverage about WLK stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Westlake Chemical earned a news impact score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.41 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Westlake Chemical's major shareholders?

Westlake Chemical's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (1.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.87%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.59%), RE Advisers Corp (0.48%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.38%) and Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.32%). Company insiders that own Westlake Chemical stock include Albert Chao, Andrew Kenner, Dorothy C Jenkins, 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.

Which institutional investors are selling Westlake Chemical stock?

WLK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Scopus Asset Management L.P., RE Advisers Corp, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Westlake Chemical company stock in the last year include Albert Chao, Andrew Kenner, Dorothy C Jenkins, 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.

Which institutional investors are buying Westlake Chemical stock?

WLK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Capital Growth Management LP, Mackay Shields LLC, KBC Group NV, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and Royal Bank of Canada. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westlake Chemical.

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 $118.26.

How big of a company is Westlake Chemical?

Westlake Chemical has a market capitalization of $15.74 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:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  520
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?)
17 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Westlake Chemical in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $116.60, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 1.40%. 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 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.412.382.472.67
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
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)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $116.60$113.3571$110.7692$96.60
Price Target Upside: 1.40% downside2.74% upside0.38% downside1.91% 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
5/17/2018MEDReiterated RatingBuy$130.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2018CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$122.00 ➝ $124.00LowView Rating Details
4/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$130.00LowView Rating Details
4/9/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ 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 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
11/8/2017NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$98.00 ➝ $108.00N/AView Rating Details
11/6/2017Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageAccumulate ➝ Accumulate$100.00N/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 5/26/2016 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: $9.65
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181$2.33$2.33$2.33
Q2 20181$2.72$2.72$2.72
Q3 20181$2.59$2.59$2.59
Q4 20181$2.01$2.01$2.01

Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2018$2.45N/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2018Q1 2018$2.09$2.20$2.1362 billion$2.15 billionViewN/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 0.71%. WLK's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Wednesday, June 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.
Next Dividend:6/13/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:0.71%
Dividend Growth:11.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):15.36% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
9.64% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
9.39% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
8.47% (Based on Cash Flow)
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
5/21/2018quarterly$0.210.68%5/29/20185/30/20186/13/2018
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: 30.07%
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
5/24/2018James ChaoChairmanSell33,305$120.69$4,019,580.4551,492View SEC Filing  
5/21/2018Mark Steven BenderCFOSell12,066$122.83$1,482,066.7827,876View SEC Filing  
5/15/2018Robert F BuesingerEVPSell1,447$118.88$172,019.362,642View SEC Filing  
5/11/2018Mark Steven BenderCFOSell23,506$117.33$2,757,958.9832,636View SEC Filing  
5/10/2018Dorothy C JenkinsDirectorSell52$117.01$6,084.5254,730View SEC Filing  
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)

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Westlake Chemical (NYSE WLK) News Headlines

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Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Chairman James Chao Sells 33,305 SharesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Chairman James Chao Sells 33,305 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 10:21 AM
Why Westlake Chemical’s Valuations Are Better Than Its PeersWhy Westlake Chemical’s Valuations Are Better Than Its Peers
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 4:39 PM
Green Plains Partners (GPP) versus Westlake Chemical (WLK) Critical ComparisonGreen Plains Partners (GPP) versus Westlake Chemical (WLK) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:19 AM
Can Westlake Chemical Continue Its Bull Run?Can Westlake Chemical Continue Its Bull Run?
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:29 AM
4 Reasons to Add FMC Corp (FMC) Stock to Your Portfolio Now4 Reasons to Add FMC Corp (FMC) Stock to Your Portfolio Now
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:29 AM
Westlake Chemical: How Much Dividend Is It Paying in Q2 2018?Westlake Chemical: How Much Dividend Is It Paying in Q2 2018?
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 4:36 PM
Will Analysts Revise Westlake Chemical’s Target Price?Will Analysts Revise Westlake Chemical’s Target Price?
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 4:36 PM
Westlake Chemical Stock at All-Time High: Impact on DividendsWestlake Chemical Stock at All-Time High: Impact on Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 8:58 AM
Mark Steven Bender Sells 12,066 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) StockMark Steven Bender Sells 12,066 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 1:30 PM
Weatherford CEO named to Houston chemical company’s boardWeatherford CEO named to Houston chemical company’s board
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 9:06 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.21Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 5:58 PM
Two Houston companies join Fortune 500 this yearTwo Houston companies join Fortune 500 this year
finance.yahoo.com - May 21 at 4:34 PM
$2.18 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$2.18 Billion in Sales Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 2:30 AM
$2.44 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$2.44 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 5:11 PM
Mark McCollum Elected to Westlake Chemical Corporation BoardMark McCollum Elected to Westlake Chemical Corporation Board
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 4:37 PM
Celanese (CE) Hits New 52-Week High: What's Driving it?Celanese (CE) Hits New 52-Week High: What's Driving it?
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:35 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by MEDWestlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by MED
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 11:47 AM
Westlake Chemical Up 28% in 6 Months: Whats Driving It?Westlake Chemical Up 28% in 6 Months: What's Driving It?
www.zacks.com - May 17 at 9:29 AM
Robert F. Buesinger Sells 1,447 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) StockRobert F. Buesinger Sells 1,447 Shares of Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 4:21 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2018 - SlideshowWestlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2018 - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 15 at 4:41 PM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CFO Sells $2,757,958.98 in StockWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) CFO Sells $2,757,958.98 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:28 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 1:30 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngineWestlake Chemical (WLK) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:46 AM
Should You Be Tempted To Buy Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) Because Of Its PE Ratio?Should You Be Tempted To Buy Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) Because Of Its PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 9:50 AM
Can Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Continue To Outperform Its Industry?Can Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) Continue To Outperform Its Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 9:50 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At Goldman Sachs Third Annual Leveraged Finance Conference 2018 - SlideshowWestlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At Goldman Sachs Third Annual Leveraged Finance Conference 2018 - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 4:45 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) PT Raised to $124.00Westlake Chemical (WLK) PT Raised to $124.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 3:57 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At 2018 Wells Fargo Securities Industrials Conference - SlideshowWestlake Chemical (WLK) Presents At 2018 Wells Fargo Securities Industrials Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 10 at 4:35 PM
Q2 2018 Earnings Forecast for Westlake Chemical Co. Issued By SunTrust Banks (WLK)Q2 2018 Earnings Forecast for Westlake Chemical Co. Issued By SunTrust Banks (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 6:44 AM
FY2019 Earnings Estimate for Westlake Chemical Co. Issued By SunTrust Banks (WLK)FY2019 Earnings Estimate for Westlake Chemical Co. Issued By SunTrust Banks (WLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 9:47 AM
Edited Transcript of WLK earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-18 3:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of WLK earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-18 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:22 AM
Top Undervalued Materials Stocks To BuyTop Undervalued Materials Stocks To Buy
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 4:48 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptWestlake Chemical (WLK) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 9:14 AM
Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.10 BillionWestlake Chemical Co. (WLK) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.10 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 4:22 AM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Issues Quarterly  Earnings ResultsWestlake Chemical (WLK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 4:32 PM
Westlake Chemical beats by $0.04, beats on revenueWestlake Chemical beats by $0.04, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 4:32 PM
Westlake Chemicals (WLK) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat EstimatesWestlake Chemical's (WLK) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:32 PM
Research Report Identifies Systemax, C&J Energy Services, Seritage Growth Properties, Hemispherx BioPharma, YRC ...Research Report Identifies Systemax, C&J Energy Services, Seritage Growth Properties, Hemispherx BioPharma, YRC ...
globenewswire.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
BRIEF-Westlake Chemical Partners Announces Q1 ResultsBRIEF-Westlake Chemical Partners Announces Q1 Results
www.reuters.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Announces First Quarter 2018 ResultsWestlake Chemical Partners LP Announces First Quarter 2018 Results
www.businesswire.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
Westlake Chemical's (WLK) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat EstimatesWestlake Chemical's (WLK) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
Westlake Chemical Partners: 1Q Earnings SnapshotWestlake Chemical Partners: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
Westlake: 1Q Earnings SnapshotWestlake: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Record First Quarter 2018 ResultsWestlake Chemical Corporation Announces Record First Quarter 2018 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:14 AM
$2.09 Earnings Per Share Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter$2.09 Earnings Per Share Expected for Westlake Chemical Co. (WLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 7:22 AM
Westlake Chemicals (WLK) Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat Likely?Westlake Chemical's (WLK) Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat Likely?
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:32 PM
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Set to Announce Earnings on ThursdayWestlake Chemical (WLK) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 1:56 AM
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

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