Westlake Chemical Corporation  

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46.65
+0.88 (1.92%)
After Hours: 46.65 0.00 (0.00%)
Jul 28, 4:24PM EDT  
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Range 45.56 - 46.76
52 week 39.48 - 67.88
Open 45.87
Vol / Avg. 1.10M/994,669.00
Mkt cap 6.08B
P/E 9.93
Div/yield 0.18/1.56
EPS 4.70
Shares 130.31M
Beta 2.03
Inst. own 30%
Jul 28, 2016
Q2 2016 Westlake Chemical Corp Earnings Call - Webcast
Jul 28, 2016
Q2 2016 Westlake Chemical Corp Earnings Release
Jun 22, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp at Credit Suisse Basic Materials Conference
Jun 10, 2016
Westlake Chemical to Acquire Axiall Corporation - Webcast
Jun 8, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp at Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Materials Summit
Jun 7, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp at Cowen Chemicals Summit
May 17, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference
May 13, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting (Estimated)
May 10, 2016
Westlake Chemical Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting
May 3, 2016
Q1 2016 Westlake Chemical Corp Earnings Call
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Key stats and ratios

Q1 (Mar '16) 2015
Net profit margin 13.22% 14.90%
Operating margin 20.74% 21.85%
EBITD margin - 27.30%
Return on average assets 9.16% 12.33%
Return on average equity 14.74% 20.82%
Employees 4,225 -
CDP Score - -

Address

2801 Post Oak Blvd Ste 600
HOUSTON, TX 77056-6110
United States - Map
+1-713-9609111 (Phone)
+1-302-6555049 (Fax)

Website links

External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money

Description

Westlake Chemical Corporation is a vertically integrated global manufacturer and marketer of basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers and building products. The Company's products include a range of chemicals, which are fundamental to various diverse consumer and industrial markets, including flexible and rigid packaging, automotive products, coatings, residential and commercial construction, as well as other durable and non-durable goods. The Company operates in two segments: Olefins and Vinyls. The Olefins segment manufactures a range of petrochemical products. The Vinyls segment primarily offers PVC, vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), ethylene dichloride (EDC), chlorine, caustic soda and, through Westlake Chemical OpCo LP, ethylene. The Company is also an integrated producer of vinyls with substantial downstream integration into polyvinyl chloride (PVC) building products. The Company owns approximately 10 building product facilities.

Officers and directors

James Y. Chao Chairman of the Board
Age: 69
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Albert Y. Chao President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Age: 67
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Mark Steven Bender Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
Age: 59
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Robert F. Buesinger Senior Vice President - Vinyls
Age: 59
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Michael J. Mattina Senior Vice President - Polyethylene
Age: 53
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Lawrence E. Teel Senior Vice President-Olefins
Age: 57
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
L. Benjamin Ederington Chief Administrative Officer, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
Age: 45
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
George J. Mangieri Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
Age: 65
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Andrew F. Kenner Vice President - Manufacturing
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Dorothy C. Jenkins Director
Age: 70
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters