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09/01 6:05pm ET

Westlake Chemical Corp (NYSE:WLK)

97.13
Data as of Aug 29
 +1.04 / +1.08%
Today’s Change
50.37
Today|||52-Week Range
97.16
+59.14%
Year-to-Date
WLK Regular Dividend: WLK will begin trading ex-dividend on 09/03/14 with a $0.165 dividend payable to shareholders of record as of 09/05/14.

Today’s Trading

Previous close96.09
Today’s open96.22
Day’s range96.08 - 97.16
Volume249,942
Average volume (3 months)506,392
Market cap$13.0B
Dividend yield0.68%
Data as of 4:00pm ET, 08/29/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+58.09%
Earnings growth (this year)+20.20%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+5.00%
Revenue growth (last year)+5.28%
P/E ratio19.4
Price/Sales2.16
Price/Book5.35

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
CECelanese Corp+0.60+0.97%
IFFInternational Flavor...+0.34+0.34%
GRAW. R. Grace & Co+0.21+0.21%
MEOHMethanex Corp+0.12+0.18%
Data as of 4:05pm ET, 08/29/2014

Financials

Next reporting dateNovember 4, 2014
EPS forecast (this quarter)$1.52
Annual revenue (last year)$3.8B
Annual profit (last year)$607.9M
Net profit margin16.17%

Profile

Sector
Process Industries
Industry
Chemicals: Major Diversified
President, Chief Executive Officer &
Director
Albert Yuan Chao
CFO, Treasurer, SVP &
Head-Investor Relations
Mark Steven Bender
Corporate headquarters
Houston, Texas

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