Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK)

70.69
0.31 0.44
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 71.00
Open 71.39
Day Low/High 70.31 / 71.39
52 Wk Low/High 43.51 / 71.44
Volume 73.87K
Avg Volume 857.10K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 129.05M
Market Cap 9.07B
EPS 3.10
P/E Ratio 22.11
Div & Yield 0.76 (1.10%)

Latest News

Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) today declared a regular dividend distribution of $0.

Analysts' Actions -- Chemours, Incyte, Visteon, Toyota and More

Analysts' Actions -- Chemours, Incyte, Visteon, Toyota and More

Here are Friday's top research calls, including upgrades for Chemours, Incyte and Toyota, and new coverage of Visteon.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today reported net income for the three months ended March 31, 2017 of $138.

Westlake Chemical Announces Expiration And Results Of Exchange Offers

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) ("Westlake") announced today the expiration and results of its offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") the four series of its Senior Notes (the "Outstanding Notes") listed below...

Royal® Building Products Introduces Enhanced Royal Uniflex™ Garage Door Thermo Stop® At 2017 IDAExpo

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake company, introduces its enhanced Royal Uniflex ™ Garage Door Thermo Stop ® at the 2017 IDAExpo.

Royal® Building Products Introduces Elm Grove™ To Its Exterior Portfolio® Vinyl Siding Brand

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake Company, continues its commitment to innovation and design with the introduction of Elm Grove ™, its latest traditional vinyl siding offering under its Exterior Portfolio ®...

Westlake Chemical Commences Registered Exchange Offer

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) ("Westlake") announced today an offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer"): up to $624,793,000 aggregate principal amount of its outstanding unregistered 4.

Royal® Building Products Features Celect® Cellular Composite Siding And ZuriTM Grooved Boards At 2017 JLC Live

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake Company, features its Celect ® Cellular Composite Siding, the premier siding and trim solution that continues to enhance the lap siding category, at the JLC LIVE Residential...

Westlake Chemical Stock Sees Short Interest Move 12.7% Lower

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 02/28/2017 settlement date, which shows a 482,768 share decrease in total short interest for Westlake Chemical Corp , to 3,331,228, a decrease of 12.66% since 01/31/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Weekly Roundup: Yellow Flags, Hedging and Sectoral Plays

The market had its first yellow flags last week, and we are entering the week with less optimism for equity upside.

Trades: Closing Some Positions

My preference is to close positions when they have moved significantly close to their maximum profit potential.

Royal® Building Products Releases Annual Outdoor Design Survey Results

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake company, released findings today from its annual Outdoor Design Survey about the attitudes of homeowners in the U.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today reported net income of $98.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared on Friday a dividend of $0.

How I'd Play Our Current Portfolio (Part VI)

Energy, transports and a payments provider round out our portfolio review.

Royal® Building Products Reveals 2017 Exterior Color Palette Of The Year

Royal® Building Products Reveals 2017 Exterior Color Palette Of The Year

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake company, today announced its 2017 Exterior Color Palette of the Year.

Royal® Building Products Features Zuri® Grooved Boards And Celect® Cellular Composite Siding At 2017 International Builders Show

Royal® Building Products Features Zuri® Grooved Boards And Celect® Cellular Composite Siding At 2017 International Builders Show

Royal ® Building Products, a Westlake company, continues its commitment to quality and innovation in the exterior building products category with the introduction of Zuri TM Grooved Boards at the 2017 International...

Trade Idea: Westlake Chemical

Get long WLK with this put spread.

Slim Pickings for Thanksgiving in Value Land

Slim Pickings for Thanksgiving in Value Land

Graham screening reveals 2 names from past vintages and reason to be skeptical of retailers.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) announced on Monday a dividend of $0.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today reported net income of $65.

Here's a Lasting Chemical High for Those With the Election Blues

Here's a Lasting Chemical High for Those With the Election Blues

Global growth and lower costs position this manufacturer and supplier of fabricated building products, petrochemicals and polymers for steady double-digit capital appreciation in a perilous investment climate.

Election Endgame: How to Survive the Week Ahead

Election Endgame: How to Survive the Week Ahead

Tuesday's U.S. presidential election supersedes all investment factors and poses serious risks to your portfolio. Here's what to do.