Westlake Corp. (WLK)

$150.76

+1.82

(+1.22%)

Market is closed - opens 7 PM, 22 Apr 2024

Insights on Westlake Corp.

  • Decreasing Revenue

    Revenue is down for the last 4 quarters, 3.35B → 2.82B (in $), with an average decrease of 5.5% per quarter

  • Decreasing Net Profit

    Netprofit is down for the last 4 quarters, 394.0M → -497.0M (in $), with an average decrease of 101.0% per quarter

  • Vs ECL

    In the last 1 year, Ecolab Inc. has given 32.7% return, outperforming this stock by 2.5%

Performance

  • $148.02
    $150.90
    $150.76
    downward going graph

    1.82%

    Downside

    Day's Volatility :1.91%

    Upside

    0.09%

    downward going graph
  • $102.11
    $162.64
    $150.76
    downward going graph

    32.27%

    Downside

    52 Weeks Volatility :37.22%

    Upside

    7.3%

    downward going graph

Returns

PeriodWestlake Corp.Sector (Materials)Index (Russel 2000)
3 Months
7.89%
8.2%
0.0%
6 Months
30.45%
18.1%
0.0%
1 Year
30.21%
9.3%
-1.2%
3 Years
62.32%
9.2%
-19.2%

Highlights

Market Capitalization
19.1B
Book Value
$79.88
Dividend Share
1.714
Dividend Yield
1.25%
Earnings Per Share (EPS)
3.69
PE Ratio
40.36
PEG Ratio
1.59
Wall Street Target Price
151.27
Profit Margin
3.82%
Operating Margin TTM
-1.95%
Return On Assets TTM
3.7%
Return On Equity TTM
4.92%
Revenue TTM
12.5B
Revenue Per Share TTM
98.18
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
-14.299999999999999%
Gross Profit TTM
4.1B
EBITDA
2.2B
Diluted Eps TTM
3.69
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
-0.29
EPS Estimate Current Year
7.13
EPS Estimate Next Year
9.34
EPS Estimate Current Quarter
0.9
EPS Estimate Next Quarter
1.35

Analyst Recommendation

Hold
    36%Buy
    50%Hold
    13%Sell
Based on 22 Wall street analysts offering stock ratings for Westlake Corp.(by analysts ranked 0 to 5 stars)
Based on 22 analyst
  • Current
  • 1M Ago
  • 3M Ago
Buy
8
8
9
Hold
11
11
12
Sell
3
3
2

Analyst Forecast

What analysts predicted

Upside of 0.34%

Current $150.76
Target $151.27

Company Financials

FY18Y/Y Change
Revenue
8.6B
↑ 7.39%
Net Income
996.0M
↓ 23.62%
Net Profit Margin
11.53%
↓ 4.69%
FY19Y/Y Change
Revenue
8.1B
↓ 5.99%
Net Income
421.0M
↓ 57.73%
Net Profit Margin
5.19%
↓ 6.34%
FY20Y/Y Change
Revenue
7.5B
↓ 7.56%
Net Income
330.0M
↓ 21.62%
Net Profit Margin
4.4%
↓ 0.79%
FY21Y/Y Change
Revenue
11.8B
↑ 56.96%
Net Income
2.0B
↑ 510.61%
Net Profit Margin
17.11%
↑ 12.71%
FY22Y/Y Change
Revenue
15.8B
↑ 34.1%
Net Income
2.2B
↑ 11.51%
Net Profit Margin
14.23%
↓ 2.88%
FY23Y/Y Change
Revenue
12.5B
↓ 20.55%
Net Income
479.0M
↓ 78.68%
Net Profit Margin
3.82%
↓ 10.41%
Q3 FY22Q/Q Change
Revenue
4.0B
↓ 11.76%
Net Income
399.0M
↓ 53.5%
Net Profit Margin
10.09%
↓ 9.05%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Revenue
3.3B
↓ 16.61%
Net Income
232.0M
↓ 41.85%
Net Profit Margin
7.03%
↓ 3.06%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
3.4B
↑ 1.73%
Net Income
394.0M
↑ 69.83%
Net Profit Margin
11.74%
↑ 4.71%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
3.3B
↓ 3.13%
Net Income
297.0M
↓ 24.62%
Net Profit Margin
9.14%
↓ 2.6%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
3.1B
↓ 4.18%
Net Income
285.0M
↓ 4.04%
Net Profit Margin
9.15%
↑ 0.01%
Q4 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
2.8B
↓ 9.28%
Net Income
-497.0M
↓ 274.39%
Net Profit Margin
-17.59%
↓ 26.74%
FY18Y/Y Change
Total Assets
11.6B
↓ 3.93%
Total Liabilities
5.5B
↓ 17.61%
FY19Y/Y Change
Total Assets
13.3B
↑ 14.3%
Total Liabilities
6.9B
↑ 24.1%
FY20Y/Y Change
Total Assets
13.8B
↑ 4.33%
Total Liabilities
7.3B
↑ 5.82%
FY21Y/Y Change
Total Assets
18.5B
↑ 33.42%
Total Liabilities
9.9B
↑ 36.85%
FY22Y/Y Change
Total Assets
20.6B
↑ 11.33%
Total Liabilities
10.1B
↑ 1.55%
FY23Y/Y Change
Total Assets
21.0B
↑ 2.36%
Total Liabilities
10.3B
↑ 1.84%
Q3 FY22Q/Q Change
Total Assets
20.4B
↑ 0.26%
Total Liabilities
10.2B
↓ 1.55%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Total Assets
20.6B
↑ 0.61%
Total Liabilities
10.1B
↓ 1.48%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
20.8B
↑ 1.25%
Total Liabilities
10.0B
↓ 1.06%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
21.0B
↑ 0.84%
Total Liabilities
9.9B
↓ 0.74%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
21.4B
↑ 1.98%
Total Liabilities
10.1B
↑ 2.09%
Q4 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
21.0B
↓ 1.69%
Total Liabilities
10.3B
↑ 1.58%
FY18Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
1.4B
↓ 8.39%
Investing Cash Flow
-754.0M
↑ 15.64%
Financing Cash Flow
-1.4B
↓ 991.87%
FY19Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
1.3B
↓ 7.67%
Investing Cash Flow
-2.0B
↑ 159.15%
Financing Cash Flow
630.0M
↓ 144.15%
FY20Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
1.3B
↓ 0.31%
Investing Cash Flow
-509.0M
↓ 73.95%
Financing Cash Flow
-216.0M
↓ 134.29%
FY21Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
2.4B
↑ 84.58%
Investing Cash Flow
-3.2B
↑ 531.24%
Financing Cash Flow
1.4B
↓ 765.28%
FY22Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
3.4B
↑ 41.81%
Investing Cash Flow
-2.5B
↓ 22.84%
Financing Cash Flow
-587.0M
↓ 140.85%
Q3 FY22Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
947.0M
↑ 3.72%
Investing Cash Flow
-345.0M
↑ 16.55%
Financing Cash Flow
-103.0M
↓ 68.79%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
835.0M
↓ 11.83%
Investing Cash Flow
-331.0M
↓ 4.06%
Financing Cash Flow
-107.0M
↑ 3.88%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
512.0M
↓ 38.68%
Investing Cash Flow
-263.0M
↓ 20.54%
Financing Cash Flow
-75.0M
↓ 29.91%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
555.0M
↑ 8.4%
Investing Cash Flow
-236.0M
↓ 10.27%
Financing Cash Flow
-56.0M
↓ 25.33%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
696.0M
↑ 25.41%
Investing Cash Flow
-750.0M
↑ 217.8%
Financing Cash Flow
-44.0M
↓ 21.43%

Technicals Summary

Sell

Neutral

Buy

Westlake Corp. is currently in a favorable trading position ( BUY ) according to technical analysis indicators.

Peers

Company Name1 Month6 Month1 Year3 Years5 Years
Westlake Corp.
Westlake Corp.
0.23%
30.45%
30.21%
62.32%
101.58%
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
-3.06%
-16.85%
-20.8%
-18.59%
17.81%
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
-1.52%
9.44%
6.0%
-3.73%
9.51%
Linde Plc
Linde Plc
-4.39%
21.82%
21.49%
56.14%
149.47%
Sherwin-williams Company, The
Sherwin-williams Company, The
-10.29%
28.72%
30.88%
14.49%
103.12%
Ecolab Inc.
Ecolab Inc.
-4.57%
36.41%
32.74%
-1.21%
19.3%
Company NameP/E RatioP/B RatioPEG RatioEPSROEROADiv YieldBVPS
Westlake Corp.
Westlake Corp.
40.36
40.36
1.59
7.13
0.05
0.04
0.01
79.88
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
22.15
22.15
1.37
12.32
0.15
0.05
0.03
66.91
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
15.34
15.34
1.8
8.26
0.16
0.06
0.05
39.85
Linde Plc
Linde Plc
35.46
35.46
2.65
15.51
0.15
0.06
0.01
82.33
Sherwin-williams Company, The
Sherwin-williams Company, The
33.45
33.45
4.16
11.44
0.7
0.1
0.01
14.68
Ecolab Inc.
Ecolab Inc.
45.67
45.67
2.33
6.39
0.18
0.06
0.01
23.46
Company NameAnalyst ViewMarket Cap5 Years Return %PE RatioProfit Margin
Westlake Corp.
Westlake Corp.
Hold
$19.1B
101.58%
40.36
3.82%
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
Buy
$51.5B
17.81%
22.15
18.82%
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
Lyondellbasell Industries N.v.
Hold
$32.3B
9.51%
15.34
5.14%
Linde Plc
Linde Plc
Buy
$215.0B
149.47%
35.46
18.87%
Sherwin-williams Company, The
Sherwin-williams Company, The
Buy
$78.6B
103.12%
33.45
10.36%
Ecolab Inc.
Ecolab Inc.
Hold
$62.7B
19.3%
45.67
8.96%

Institutional Holdings

  • FMR Inc

    3.61%
  • BlackRock Inc

    2.75%
  • Vanguard Group Inc

    2.64%
  • Victory Capital Management Inc.

    2.55%
  • Orbis Allan Gray Ltd

    2.21%
  • Capital World Investors

    1.02%

Corporate Announcements

  • Westlake Corp. Dividends March,2024

    In the quarter ending March,2024. Westlake Corp. has declared dividend of $0.5

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Company Information

westlake chemical corporation (nyse: wlk) is an international manufacturer and supplier of petrochemicals, plastics and fabricated products. these chemical and plastic products enhance the daily lives of people around the world. from the tires we ride on, the plastic wrap that keeps our meats and produce fresh, the pipes that are essential to ensuring clean water, to the frames that secure our windows and doors, we play a vital role in supplying the building blocks for these products and many more. westlake chemical employs approximately 4,100 people and operates from 16 locations in north america, 7 in europe as well as 1 location in china. to learn more about westlake chemical, visit www.westlake.com.

Organization
Westlake Corp.
Employees
15520
CEO
Mr. James Y. Chao
Industry
Process Industries

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