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Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $71.14

Today's change+0.51 +0.72%
Updated March 27 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $71.14

Today's change+0.51 +0.72%
Updated March 27 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Westlake Chemical Corp Hits New 20-day High

Westlake Chemical Corp closed up Friday by (U.S.)$0.51 or 0.72% to (U.S.)$71.14 and setting a new 20-day high. Over the last five days, shares have gained 5.08% and 16.45% year to date. Shares have underperformed the S&P 500 by 2.74% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $71.50
  • Previous close(U.S.) $70.63
  • High(U.S.) $71.93
  • Low(U.S.) $69.67
  • Bid / Ask-- / --
  • YTD % change+16.45%
  • Volume1,182,087
  • Average volume (10-day)958,843
  • Average volume (1-month)865,214
  • Average volume (3-month)875,676
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $53.43 to (U.S.) $98.44
  • Beta2.22
  • Trailing P/E14.03×
  • P/E 1 year forward15.66×
  • Forward PEGNegative, not meaningful
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.66
  • Dividend yield0.93%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $5.07
Updated March 27 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+15.51%

Based on its net profit margin of 15.51%, Westlake Chemical Corp is less effective than other companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.39%Sector:Basic MaterialsIndustry:Chemicals - Commodity
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q4/2014Q3/2014Q2/2014Q1/2014
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedDec 31, 201412/31/2014Sep 30, 201409/30/2014Jun 30, 201406/30/2014Mar 31, 201403/31/2014
Revenue1,1361,2539991,028
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue1,1361,2539991,028
Gross profit363362306287
Total cost of revenue773892693741
Total operating expense833946732780
Selling / general / administrative60553939
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)0------
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income302307267248
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-9-9-10-9
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax286295262241
Income after tax187170169158
Income tax, total991249283
Net income183168169158
Total adjustments to net income0000
Net income before extra. items183168169158
Minority interest-4-2----
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items183167169158
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items183167169158
Diluted net income183167169158
Dilution adjustment10----
Diluted weighted average shares133134134134
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share1.381.251.261.18
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.170.170.130.13
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share1.381.251.261.18