Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK)

50.69
1.30 2.50
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 51.98
Open 51.93
Day Low/High 50.40 / 52.00
52 Wk Low/High 39.48 / 63.56
Volume 1.08M
Avg Volume 1.15M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 128.78M
Market Cap 6.52B
EPS 4.90
P/E Ratio 12.63
Div & Yield 0.76 (1.50%)

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Westlake Chemical Announces Preliminary Results Of The Exchange Offers And Consent Solicitations For Certain Axiall Notes

Westlake Chemical Announces Preliminary Results Of The Exchange Offers And Consent Solicitations For Certain Axiall Notes

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) ("Westlake") today announced that, as of 5:00 p.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared on August 18, 2016 a dividend of $0.

Westlake Chemical Provides An Update On The Pending Acquisition Of Axiall Corporation

Westlake Chemical Provides An Update On The Pending Acquisition Of Axiall Corporation

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) provided an update today on its pending acquisition of Axiall Corporation (NYSE:AXLL).

Westlake Closes Offering Of $750,000,000 Of 3.600% Senior Notes Due 2026 And $700,000,000 Of 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2046

Westlake Closes Offering Of $750,000,000 Of 3.600% Senior Notes Due 2026 And $700,000,000 Of 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2046

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) ("Westlake" or the "Company") today announced that it has closed its previously announced offering of $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 3.

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Westlake Chemical Announces Exchange Offers And Consent Solicitations For Certain Axiall Notes

Westlake Chemical Announces Exchange Offers And Consent Solicitations For Certain Axiall Notes

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) ("Westlake" or the "Company") today announced that it has commenced, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the Offering Memorandum and Consent Solicitation Statement dated...

Westlake Announces Pricing Of $750,000,000 Of Senior Notes Due 2026 And $700,000,000 Of Senior Notes Due 2046

Westlake Announces Pricing Of $750,000,000 Of Senior Notes Due 2026 And $700,000,000 Of Senior Notes Due 2046

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) ("Westlake" or the "Company") today announced that it has priced its previously announced offering of $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the...

Westlake Announces Proposed Offering Of Senior Notes

Westlake Announces Proposed Offering Of Senior Notes

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) ("Westlake" or the "Company") today announced that it intends to offer senior unsecured notes (the "Notes") to qualified institutional buyers in the United States pursuant to Rule...

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Showing Signs Of Being Water-Logged And Getting Wetter

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Showing Signs Of Being Water-Logged And Getting Wetter

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Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) today reported net income for the three months ended June 30, 2016 of $111.

Westlake Chemical Restarts Plant In Calvert City, Kentucky

Westlake Chemical Restarts Plant In Calvert City, Kentucky

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) announced today that its Calvert City, Kentucky complex is in the process of restarting.

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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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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