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Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $46.65

Today's change+0.88 +1.92%
Updated July 28 4:02 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $46.65

Today's change+0.88 +1.92%
Updated July 28 4:02 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Westlake Chemical Corp up sharply

Westlake Chemical Corp closed up sharply Thursday, rallying (U.S.)$0.88 or 1.92% to (U.S.)$46.65. Although unchanged over the last five days, shares are down 14.12% for the last year to date. This security has underperformed the S&P 500 by 28.43% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $45.87
  • Previous close(U.S.) $45.77
  • High(U.S.) $46.76
  • Low(U.S.) $45.56
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $44.50 / (U.S.) $46.50
  • YTD % change-14.12%
  • Volume1,100,085
  • Average volume (10-day)837,443
  • Average volume (1-month)994,669
  • Average volume (3-month)1,041,199
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $39.48 to (U.S.) $67.88
  • Beta2.07
  • Trailing P/E9.93×
  • P/E 1 year forward11.81×
  • Forward PEG1.48×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.73
  • Dividend yield1.56%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $4.70
Updated July 28 4:02 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+14.85%

Based on its net profit margin of 14.85%, Westlake Chemical Corp is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.04%Sector:Basic MaterialsIndustry:Chemicals - Commodity
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q1/2016Q4/2015Q3/2015Q2/2015
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedMar 31, 201603/31/2016Dec 31, 201512/31/2015Sep 30, 201509/30/2015Jun 30, 201506/30/2015
Revenue9759871,1881,185
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue9759871,1881,185
Gross profit256236311353
Total cost of revenue720751877832
Total operating expense773806934890
Selling / general / administrative53555758
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)--------
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income202181254295
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-7-8-8-9
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax198178248308
Income after tax129116188210
Income tax, total69626098
Net income123111184205
Total adjustments to net income-1-200
Net income before extra. items123111184205
Minority interest-6-5-5-5
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items123109183205
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items123109183205
Diluted net income123109183205
Dilution adjustment------0
Diluted weighted average shares131131132133
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.940.831.391.54
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.180.180.180.17
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.940.831.391.54