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Westlake Chemical Co.

  • STOCK
  • WLK
  • PRICE AS OF: Dec 12, 04:02 PM EST
  • $67.36 +$1.05 +1.6%
  • INDUSTRY
  • Specialty chemicals

WLK
Stock Dividend Data

DIVIDEND
YIELD
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1.48%
Basic Materials Average 2.56%

ANNUALIZED
PAYOUT
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$1.00
Paid Quarterly

PAYOUT
RATIO
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11.4%
EPS $8.76

DIVIDEND
GROWTH
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14 yrs
Since 2004

DARS™
RATING
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WLK
Daily Snapshot

PRICE

$67.36

QUOTE TIME

Dec 12, 04:02 PM

TODAY'S VOLUME

945,130

OPEN PRICE

$67.78

DAY'S RANGE

$66.82 - $68.73

PREVIOUS CLOSE

$66.31

52 WEEK LOW / HIGH

$64.55 - $124.29

PERCENT OFF 52 WEEK HIGH

-45.80%

WLK
Upcoming Dividend Payouts

WLK has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

WLK
Stock Price Recovery History

This table allows you to know how fast WLK’s price was able to recover after paying out dividends in the past. As an Investor you can benefit from stocks that recover quickly by capturing the dividend payment without suffering stock price depreciation.

Ex-Dividend Date Payout Amount Days Taken For Stock Price to Recover
2018-11-26 $0.2500
2018-08-27 $0.2500
2018-05-29 $0.2100
2018-02-26 $0.2100
2017-11-24 $0.2100
2017-08-30 $0.2100
2017-05-25 $0.1906
2017-02-24 $0.1906
2016-11-29 $0.1906
2016-08-31 $0.1906

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WLK
Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for WLK

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Metric WLK Rank Basic materials Avg. Ranking Notes
Relative Strength Percentage off 52-week high is considerably higher than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations.
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is slightly below the Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations, but has potential to rise.
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is lower than benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Dividend Uptrend P/E ratio is outside the normal range compared to benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Earnings Growth Expected earnings growth outside the normal range compared to benchmark/average industry growth rate/competitors.
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WLK
Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2017
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
11.2% 7.7% 14 years
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WLK
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
2017
2016
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WLK
Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2500 2018-11-16 2018-11-26 2018-11-27 2018-12-11 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2018-08-17 2018-08-27 2018-08-28 2018-09-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2018-05-18 2018-05-29 2018-05-30 2018-06-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2018-02-16 2018-02-26 2018-02-27 2018-03-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2017-11-17 2017-11-24 2017-11-27 2017-12-11 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2017-08-18 2017-08-30 2017-09-01 2017-09-18 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1906 2017-05-19 2017-05-25 2017-05-30 2017-06-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1906 2017-02-17 2017-02-24 2017-02-28 2017-03-14 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1906 2016-11-21 2016-11-29 2016-12-01 2016-12-16 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1906 2016-08-18 2016-08-31 2016-09-02 2016-09-20 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1815 2016-05-10 2016-05-19 2016-05-23 2016-06-07 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1815 2016-02-18 2016-02-25 2016-02-29 2016-03-14 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1815 2015-11-23 2015-12-02 2015-12-04 2015-12-18 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1815 2015-08-24 2015-09-02 2015-09-04 2015-09-22 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2015-05-15 2015-05-27 2015-05-29 2015-06-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2015-02-20 2015-03-03 2015-03-05 2015-03-19 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2014-11-24 2014-12-03 2014-12-05 2014-12-19 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2014-08-25 2014-09-03 2014-09-05 2014-09-19 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1260 2014-05-19 2014-05-28 2014-05-30 2014-06-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
2-for-1 2014-02-18 2014-03-19 2014-02-28 2014-03-18 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1260 2014-02-18 2014-02-26 2014-02-28 2014-03-18 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1125 2013-11-22 2013-12-04 2013-12-06 2013-12-20 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1125 2013-08-23 2013-09-06 2013-09-10 2013-09-25 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0938 2013-05-17 2013-05-31 2013-06-04 2013-06-19 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0938 2013-02-15 2013-02-27 2013-03-01 2013-03-15 Qualified Regular Quarter
$1.8750 2012-11-19 2012-11-27 2012-11-29 2012-12-12 Qualified Special N/A
$0.0938 2012-11-19 2012-11-27 2012-11-29 2012-12-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0938 2012-08-20 2012-08-28 2012-08-30 2012-09-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0369 2012-05-23 2012-05-31 2012-06-04 2012-06-18 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0369 2012-02-17 2012-03-05 2012-03-07 2012-03-21 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0369 2011-11-21 2011-11-29 2011-12-01 2011-12-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0369 2011-08-19 2011-08-31 2011-09-02 2011-09-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0318 2011-05-23 2011-06-01 2011-06-03 2011-06-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0318 2011-02-21 2011-03-09 2011-03-11 2011-03-25 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0318 2010-11-19 2010-11-30 2010-12-02 2010-12-16 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0318 2010-08-23 2010-08-30 2010-09-01 2010-09-16 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0288 2010-05-21 2010-06-01 2010-06-03 2010-06-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0288 2010-02-26 2010-03-15 2010-03-17 2010-03-31 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0288 2009-11-20 2009-12-01 2009-12-03 2009-12-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0288 2009-08-21 2009-08-31 2009-09-02 2009-09-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0263 2009-05-18 2009-05-26 2009-05-28 2009-06-11 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0263 2009-02-13 2009-03-05 2009-03-09 2009-03-23 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0263 2008-11-21 2008-11-28 2008-12-02 2008-12-16 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0263 2008-08-15 2008-08-26 2008-08-28 2008-09-12 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2008-05-19 2008-05-28 2008-05-30 2008-06-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2008-02-18 2008-02-27 2008-02-29 2008-03-17 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2007-11-16 2007-11-27 2007-11-29 2007-12-13 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2007-08-17 2007-08-28 2007-08-30 2007-09-14 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0200 2007-05-21 2007-05-30 2007-06-01 2007-06-15 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0200 2007-02-26 2007-03-01 2007-03-05 2007-03-20 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0200 2006-11-10 2006-11-15 2006-11-17 2006-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0200 2006-08-18 2006-08-28 2006-08-30 2006-09-08 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0138 2006-05-15 2006-05-24 2006-05-26 2006-06-09 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0138 2006-02-17 2006-02-24 2006-02-28 2006-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0138 2005-11-14 2005-11-17 2005-11-21 2005-12-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0138 2005-08-19 2005-08-26 2005-08-30 2005-09-09 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0106 2005-05-19 2005-05-26 2005-05-31 2005-06-09 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0106 2005-02-21 2005-03-01 2005-03-03 2005-03-14 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0106 2004-11-11 2004-11-18 2004-11-22 2004-12-08 Unknown Regular Quarter

WLK
Investor Resources

Learn more about Westlake Chemical Co. on:

Company Website For more information, visit the company website.
Investor Relations Here you can find contact information on how to get in touch with the company.
Wiki Page Visit the company page on Wikipedia.
SEC Filings Get access to filings such as 8-K, 10-K, 13-D, Proxy Statements and more.

WLK
Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Basic Materials

Westlake Chemical Co.- (WLK)-manufactures and markets basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers, and fabricated products. It operates in two segments, Olefins and Vinyls. Westlake was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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