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Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $51.98

Today's change+1.34 +2.65%
Updated August 23 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Westlake Chemical Corp

NYSE: WLK
Last

(U.S.) $51.98

Today's change+1.34 +2.65%
Updated August 23 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Westlake Chemical Corp Hits New 100-day High

Westlake Chemical Corp closed up sharply Tuesday, rallying (U.S.)$1.34 or 2.65% to (U.S.)$51.98 and setting a new 100-day high. Over the last five days, shares have gained 6.65%, but are down 4.31% for the last year to date. Shares have underperformed the S&P 500 by 15.92% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $51.77
  • Previous close(U.S.) $50.64
  • High(U.S.) $53.63
  • Low(U.S.) $51.55
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $49.35 / (U.S.) $54.85
  • YTD % change-4.31%
  • Volume1,586,140
  • Average volume (10-day)1,125,686
  • Average volume (1-month)955,999
  • Average volume (3-month)1,119,819
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $39.48 to (U.S.) $63.56
  • Beta2.06
  • Trailing P/E12.96×
  • P/E 1 year forward13.39×
  • Forward PEG1.67×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.76
  • Dividend yield1.47%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $4.01
Updated August 23 4:01 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+12.96%

Based on its net profit margin of 12.96%, Westlake Chemical Corp is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.11%Sector:Basic MaterialsIndustry:Chemicals - Commodity
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q2/2016Q1/2016Q4/2015Q3/2015
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedJun 30, 201606/30/2016Mar 31, 201603/31/2016Dec 31, 201512/31/2015Sep 30, 201509/30/2015
Revenue1,0869759871,188
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue1,0869759871,188
Gross profit241256236311
Total cost of revenue845720751877
Total operating expense906773806934
Selling / general / administrative61535557
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)--------
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income180202181254
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-6-7-8-8
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax182198178248
Income after tax116129116188
Income tax, total67696260
Net income111123111184
Total adjustments to net income-1-1-20
Net income before extra. items111123111184
Minority interest-4-6-5-5
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items111123109183
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items111123109183
Diluted net income111123109183
Dilution adjustment--------
Diluted weighted average shares130131131132
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.850.940.831.39
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.180.180.180.18
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.850.940.831.39