Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK)

45.73
0.30 0.66
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 45.43
Open 45.52
Day Low/High 45.01 / 46.08
52 Wk Low/High 39.48 / 67.88
Volume 594.72K
Avg Volume 1.18M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 130.31M
Market Cap 5.91B
EPS 4.90
P/E Ratio 9.61
Div & Yield 0.73 (1.60%)

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7 Stocks Trading on Big Volume -- and What You Should Do With Them Now

7 Stocks Trading on Big Volume -- and What You Should Do With Them Now

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Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Climbs on Deal to Acquire Axiall

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Climbs on Deal to Acquire Axiall

Westlake Chemical (WLK) stock is advancing on Friday morning after the company agreed to buy Axiall (AXLL) for $2.33 billion.

Westlake Chemical To Acquire Axiall Corporation For $33.00 Per Share In All-Cash Transaction

Westlake Chemical To Acquire Axiall Corporation For $33.00 Per Share In All-Cash Transaction

- Combination Will Create the Third-Largest Chlor-alkali Producer and the Second-Largest PVC Producer in North America

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4 Value Stocks to Buy Now as the Cycle Reverses Away From Growth

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'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Buy, Buy, Buy Time Warner

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Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: You Belong in These International-Flavored Stocks

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: You Belong in These International-Flavored Stocks

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South Korea's Lotte Intervenes With Axiall Offer Before Westlake Coup Attempt

South Korea's Lotte Intervenes With Axiall Offer Before Westlake Coup Attempt

The Atlanta target faces a showdown with its Houston bidder at next week's shareholders' meeting.

Hostile Bid for Axiall to be Decided by Shareholders

Hostile Bid for Axiall to be Decided by Shareholders

Suitor Westlake ignores a request to best its bid.

Axiall Stock Rises on Westlake's Participation in Auction

Axiall Stock Rises on Westlake's Participation in Auction

Westlake Chemical, a hostile bidder, intends to submit a revised proposal or reaffirm its current one by the June 3 deadline.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

--$0.1815 cents per share dividend declared payable on June 7, 2016

Strong On High Relative Volume: Westlake Chemical (WLK)

Strong On High Relative Volume: Westlake Chemical (WLK)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Westlake Chemical (WLK) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

Westlake Chemical Increases Proposal To Acquire Axiall Corporation To $23.35 Per Share In Cash And Stock

Westlake Chemical Increases Proposal To Acquire Axiall Corporation To $23.35 Per Share In Cash And Stock

-- Axiall's Board Summarily Rejects Revised Proposal

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Westlake Chemical Issues Open Letter To Axiall Corporation Shareholders

Westlake Chemical Issues Open Letter To Axiall Corporation Shareholders

-Urges Shareholders to Encourage Axiall to Enter into Discussions with Westlake Immediately

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Down on Earnings Miss

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Stock Down on Earnings Miss

Westlake Chemical (WLK) stock is dropping Tuesday morning after the company reported its 2015 fourth quarter results before today’s market open.

Week Ahead in Energy: Does George Soros Know Something We Don't?

Week Ahead in Energy: Does George Soros Know Something We Don't?

Key earnings and economic reports in coming days will shed light on whether the billionaire 'super-investor' Soros made the right move by recently dumping major energy stocks.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

--$0.1815 cents per share dividend declared payable on March 14, 2016.

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Trade-Ideas: Westlake Chemical (WLK) Is Today's Weak On High Relative Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas: Westlake Chemical (WLK) Is Today's Weak On High Relative Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Westlake Chemical (WLK) as a weak on high relative volume candidate