Westlake Chemical Corporation (WLK)
|Net Income (ttm)||934.00M|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Aug 23, 2021|
|Day's Range||83.41 - 86.65|
|52-Week Range||58.96 - 106.08|
|Price Target||105.50 (+23.2%)|
|Est. Earnings Date||Nov 2, 2021|
Westlake Chemical Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers, and building products worldwide. It operates through two segments, Vinyls and Olefins. 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 PVC compounds and building products fabricated from PVC, including residential siding, trim and molding,... [Read more...]
In 2020, WLK's revenue was $7.50 billion, a decrease of -7.56% compared to the previous year's $8.12 billion. Earnings were $330.00 million, a decrease of -21.62%.Financial Statements
According to 15 analysts, the average rating for WLK stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 105.50, which is an increase of 23.18% from the latest price.
WLK, COLM, HCKT, and CRAI made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) growth stocks list on September 17, 2021.
WLK, TPX, TGLS, and M made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) growth stocks list on September 15, 2021.
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Westlake (NYSE: WLK) today announced it has contributed $250,000 to the Capital Area United Way's Hurricane Ida Relief Fund in Baton Rouge
Westlake (WLK) completes the takeover of Dimex. The transaction is expected to bolster its portfolio of sustainable products and work toward its goal of a circular economy.
BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Grey Mountain Partners (“Grey Mountain”) has sold Dimex LLC (“Dimex” or the “Company”) to Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) (“Westlake”).
Royal® Building Products Becomes Title Sponsor of National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodeling Index (RMI)
COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Royal® Building Products, a Westlake company, announced that the company is now the title sponsor of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodeling Index (R...
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Dimex LLC, from Grey Mountain Partners, a private equity firm. “The acquisiti...
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HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today issued a statement regarding Hurricane Ida, which made landfall near its plants in Louisiana and Mississippi. Westlake's primary...
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The July reading showed higher production on a monthly comparison basis across all regions, reflecting sustained demand for chemical products.
Westlake Chemical's (WLK) subsidiary, NAPCO's buyout of LASCO Fittings will expand its existing product portfolio.
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--North American Pipe Corporation (NAPCO), a subsidiary of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK), today announced that it acquired LASCO Fittings LLC, a Brownsville, Tennesse...
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Westlake Chemical (WLK) benefits from strong demand for polyethylene and PVC resin and higher product prices.
Westlake Chemical (WLK) increases its dividend by 10.2% to 29.75 cents per share.