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Westlake Chemical Corporation Company Snapshot
Westlake Chemical Corporation operates within the Plastics materials and resins sector. In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Westlake Chemical with three other companies in this sector in the United States: Trinseo S.A. (2016 sales of $3.72 billion of which 36% was Basic Plastics& Feedstocks), Chemours Co ($5.40 billion of which 44% was Titanium Technologies), and Ashland Global Holdings Inc ($4.95 billion of which 42% was Speciality Ingrediants).

Sales Analysis. During the year ended December of 2016, sales at Westlake Chemical were $5.08 billion. This is an increase of 13.7% versus 2015, when the company's sales were $4.46 billion. This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Westlake Chemical. Sales of Vinyls saw an increase that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up 44.4% in 2016, from $2.20 billion to $3.18 billion. Not all segments of Westlake Chemical experienced an increase in sales in 2016: sales of Olefins fell 16.2% to $1.89 billion.
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Westlake Chemical Corporation
  Stock Performance Chart for Westlake Chemical Corporation
  Stock Data: Recent Stock Performance:
  Current Price (1/19/2018): 110.13
(Figures in U.S. Dollars)
1 Week -3.3%   13 Weeks 5.2%  
4 Weeks 31.4%   52 Weeks 80.5%  
Westlake Chemical Corporation Key Data:
  Ticker: WLK Country: United States
  Exchanges: NYSE Major Industry: Materials
    Sub Industry: Plastics Materials & Resins
  2016 Sales 5,075,456,000
(Year Ending Jan 2017).
Employees: 8,870
  Currency: U.S. Dollars Market Cap: 14,217,748,529
  Fiscal Yr Ends: December Shares Outstanding: 129,099,687
  Share Type: Common Closely Held Shares: 93,656,646
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