Westlake Chemical Corporation (WLK)

Last Price: 52.92 (2020-07-01)

Company Description

Westlake Chemical Corporation is a vertically integrated international manufacturer and supplier of petrochemicals, polymers and fabricated products. The company's range of products includes ethylene, polyethylene, styrene, vinyl intermediates, PVC, PVC Pipe, PVC windows, fence and decking components.

Financials, Fundamental Metrics & Ratios
Revenue (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $8.12B
Net Income (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $421.00M
PE Ratio (Current Year Earnings Estimate) 42.85
PE Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 16.98
PEG Ratio (Long Term Growth Estimate) 18.16
Price to Sales Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 0.85
Price to Book Ratio (Most Recent Quarterly Book Value per Share) 1.06
Price to Cash Ratio (Most Recent Annual Cash Flow per Share) 6.07
Pre-Tax Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 7.14%
Net Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 6.16%
Return on Equity (Trailing 12 Months) 6.41%
Return on Assets (Trailing 12 Months) 3.09%
Current Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 3.68
Quick Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 2.77
Debt to Common Equity (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.74
Inventory Turnover (Trailing 12 Months) 7.33
Book Value per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $49.89
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $0.65
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $3.26
Diluted Earnings per Share (Trailing 12 Months) $3.83
Exchange NYSE
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Common Shares Outstanding 127.67M
Free Float 34.34M
Market Capitalization $6.85B
Average Volume (Last 20 Days) 0.70M
Beta (Past 60 Months) 1.71
Percentage Held By Insiders (Latest Annual Proxy Report) 73.10%
Percentage Held By Institutions (Latest 13F Reports) 27.66%
Annual Dividend (Based on Last Quarter) $1.05
Dividend Yield (Based on Last Quarter) 1.96%