Analyst Activity – MED Reiterates Buy on NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Analyst Ratings For NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

Today, MED reiterated its Buy rating on NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) with a price target of $130.00.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 5/17/2018-MED Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 4/17/2018-Royal Bank of Canada Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 4/9/2018-JPMorgan Chase was Downgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase from a “Overweight ➝ Neutral” rating to a “” rating. They now have a $110.00 price target on the stock.
  • 3/27/2018-BMO Capital Markets initiated coverage with a Market Perform rating.
  • 2/23/2018-SunTrust Banks Reiterated Rating of Buy.

Dividend information for NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) pays an annual dividend of $0.84 with a yield of 0.69% and an average dividend growth of 11.20% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)

  • On 2/17/2018 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.21 0.79% with an ex dividend date of 2/26/2018 which will be payable on 3/13/2018.
  • On 11/17/2017 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.21 0.89% with an ex dividend date of 11/24/2017 which will be payable on 12/11/2017.
  • On 8/21/2017 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.21 1.19% with an ex dividend date of 8/30/2017 which will be payable on 9/18/2017.
  • On 5/19/2017 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.1906 1.21% with an ex dividend date of 5/25/2017 which will be payable on 6/13/2017.
  • On 2/17/2017 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.1906 1.16% with an ex dividend date of 2/24/2017 which will be payable on 3/14/2017.
  • On 11/21/2016 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.1906 1.37% with an ex dividend date of 11/29/2016 which will be payable on 12/16/2016.
  • On 8/19/2016 NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical announced a quarterly dividend of $0.1906 1.5% with an ex dividend date of 8/31/2016 which will be payable on 9/20/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)
NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) has insider ownership of 72.00% and institutional ownership of 30.75%.

  • On 5/15/2018 Robert F Buesinger, EVP, sold 1,447 with an average share price of $118.88 per share and the total transaction amounting to $172,019.36.
  • On 5/11/2018 Mark Steven Bender, CFO, sold 23,506 with an average share price of $117.33 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,757,958.98.
  • On 5/10/2018 Dorothy C Jenkins, Director, sold 52 with an average share price of $117.01 per share and the total transaction amounting to $6,084.52.
  • On 3/9/2018 Andrew Kenner, SVP, sold 6,028 with an average share price of $120.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $723,360.00.
  • On 3/5/2018 Andrew Kenner, SVP, sold 24,318 with an average share price of $110.61 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,689,813.98.
  • On 3/5/2018 George J Mangieri, CAO, sold 2,161 with an average share price of $113.41 per share and the total transaction amounting to $245,079.01.
  • On 3/5/2018 Robert F Buesinger, EVP, sold 19,349 with an average share price of $113.04 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,187,210.96.

Recent Trading Activity for NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK)
Shares of NYSE:WLK – Westlake Chemical closed the previous trading session at 121.33 up +0.56 0.46% with 124988 shares trading hands.

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