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Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $57.76

Today's change+2.86 +5.21%
Updated December 17 4:02 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $57.76

Today's change+2.86 +5.21%
Updated December 17 4:02 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Westlake Chemical Corp up sharply

Westlake Chemical Corp closed up sharply Wednesday, rallying (U.S.)$2.86 or 5.21% to (U.S.)$57.76. Over the last five days, shares have lost 1.42% and are down 5.37% for the last year to date. This security has underperformed the S&P 500 by 12.44% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $55.28
  • Previous close(U.S.) $54.90
  • High(U.S.) $58.09
  • Low(U.S.) $55.28
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $55.53 / (U.S.) $60.81
  • YTD % change-5.37%
  • Volume1,520,574
  • Average volume (10-day)1,106,097
  • Average volume (1-month)1,019,537
  • Average volume (3-month)1,055,195
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $53.43 to (U.S.) $98.44
  • Beta2.38
  • Trailing P/E11.63×
  • P/E 1 year forward10.05×
  • Forward PEG0.87×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.66
  • Dividend yield1.14%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $4.97
Updated December 17 4:02 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+15.80%

Based on its net profit margin of 15.80%, Westlake Chemical Corp is less effective than other companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX2.54%Sector:Basic MaterialsIndustry:Chemicals - Commodity
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q3/2014Q2/2014Q1/2014Q4/2013
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedSep 30, 201409/30/2014Jun 30, 201406/30/2014Mar 31, 201403/31/2014Dec 31, 201312/31/2013
Revenue1,2539991,028952
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue1,2539991,028952
Gross profit362306287296
Total cost of revenue892693741656
Total operating expense946732780694
Selling / general / administrative55393938
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)------0
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income307267248258
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-9-10-9-3
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax295262241258
Income after tax170169158171
Income tax, total124928387
Net income168169158171
Total adjustments to net income000-1
Net income before extra. items168169158171
Minority interest-2------
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items167169158170
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items167169158170
Diluted net income167169158170
Dilution adjustment0------
Diluted weighted average shares134134134134
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share1.251.261.181.27
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.170.130.130.11
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share1.251.261.181.27