Westlake Chemical Corp

Type: Company
Name: Westlake Chemical Corp (Westlake Chemical Corporation)
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Westlake Chemical Partners has strong stock opening

Related to this story TopicsMaterialsThe initial public offering of Westlake Chemical Partners LP — the spinoff firm that includes the ethylene assets of Westlake Chemical Corp. — is off to a hot start.WCP stock debuted July 31 on the New York Stock ... [Published Plastics News - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Showing Bullish Technicals

For a hedged play on Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK), MarketIntelligenceCenter.com’s option-trade picking algorithms recommend the Sep. '14 $85.00 covered call for a net debit in the $82.89 area. That is also the break-even stock price for the covered call. ... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 6 reports

Westlake Chemical buys German based Vinnolit Holdings GmbH for undisclosed fee

Petrochemicals company Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) disclosed on Thursday the completion of the acquisition of Vinnolit Holdings GmbH and its subsidiary companies from Advent International for an undisclosed value. Vinnolit's acquisition includes six ... [Published Individual.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

IPO Stock Watch: Westlake Chemical Partners Jumps 28%

Westlake Chemical Partners' first-day gain boded well for the other energy-company spinoffs that planned to launch an initial public offering this week.Houston-based Westlake Chemical Partners (NYSE: WLKP ) is a limited partnership formed by Westlake ... [Published Investor's Business Daily - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Launches Initial Public Offering

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- Westlake Chemical Partners LP (the "Partnership"), a Westlake company, announced the commencement of its initial public offering of 11,250,000 common units representing limited partner ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Mixed close as Fed trims bond program

The markets closed mixed with the Dow slipping 31 points to 16,880 as the Federal Reserve lowered its bond buying program. Nasdaq gained 20 points to 4462.On the upsideShares of Westlake Chemical Partners (NYSE: WLKP) surged on its first trading day.XPO ... [Published EMoneyDaily - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 3 reports

US growth steals a march on IPO blitz

The initial public offering (IPO) market is choppy, but big names are coming. Ethylene producer Westlake Chemical Partners LP (WLKP) priced 11.25 million shares at $24, well above the $19—$21 range. This is a yield play: 4.6 percent yield, and long term ... [Published CNBC - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

WESTLAKE CHEMICAL INVESTMENTS, INC. (0001262834)

3 Documents Initial statement of beneficial ownership of securitiesAcc-no: 0001140361-14-029671 (34 Act) Size: 19 KB 2014-07-29 001-3656714999235 S-3ASR Documents Automatic shelf registration statement of securities of well-known seasoned issuersAcc-no: ... [Published SEC - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Six Unsung Fracking Fortune

sThe shale-drilling revolution is quickly transforming the U.S. economy, and the biggest winners are not the only people drilling for oil and natural gas.The Chao FamilyThe family of the late Ting Tsung Chao runs and owns more than a third of Westlake ... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Material Suppliers Will Offer 'Customer Service Centers' at NPE2015 to Accommodate Processors, Designers and OEMs

SPI NewsAmong the many raw material suppliers that will participate in the NPE2015: The International Plastics Showcase, several plan to offer “Customer Service Centers” where they can engage with processors, designers, OEMs, brand owners, and other business ... [Published Plastics Engineering - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

WESTLAKE CHEMICAL : Finalizes Revolving Credit Agreement

Westlake Chemical Corp. has reported the completion of a third amendment and restatement of its $400 million revolving credit agreement, thereby extending the maturity to 2019, reducing interest costs, and increasing financial flexibility."We are pleased ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Westlake Chemical Up 12.2% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (WLK)

Written on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:03amBy Nick RussoSmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Westlake Chemical ( NYSE:WLK ) on June 6th, 2014 at $81.77. In approximately 2 months, Westlake Chemical has returned 12.20% as of today's recent price of $91.75.In ... [Published Comtex SmarTrend - Jul 28 2014]

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Westlake Chemical president and CEO Albert Chao said: "Over the last several years we have been aggressively pursuing our strategy of integration and expanding into new markets and speciality products. The acquisition of Vinnolit is another major step along our strategic path and allows us to bring new speciality PVC products to the market, expand our technological and product development capacity and to grow our global presence with a footprint in Europe and surrounding markets."
"It signals they believe they have sufficient future growth to feed this MLP overtime" Credit Suisse analyst Edward Westlake said in a research note Thursday
...- based on the comprehensive product portfolio and the extended global market coverage," commented Dr Josef Ertl , Managing Director of Vinnolit. "Being a part of Westlake , a global Vinyls leader, offers numerous opportunities for Vinnolit and will further strengthen our leadership position as a specialty PVC manufacturer."
...00 per common unit, pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 previously filed with the U S Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC "). The Partnership also expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,687,500 common units. The Partnership has been approved to list its common units on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol "WLKP," subject to official notice of issuance."

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Westlake Chemical buys German based Vinnolit Ho... [Published Individual.com - 7 hours ago]
Westlake completes Vinnolit takeover [Published PredictWallStreet - 9 hours ago]
Westlake closes on purchase of Vinnolit [Published News-Journal - 9 hours ago]
Hess Joins MLP Craze: 'Fun While It Lasts' Or '... [Published Benzinga.com - 23 hours ago]
Westlake Chemical Corp closes purchase of Vinno... [Published Reuters - Jul 31 2014]
Raw materials suppliers to host Customer Servic... [Published Industry Sourcing - Jul 31 2014]
Advent closes sale of Vinnolit to Westlake [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 31 2014]
Potential Westlake Chemical (WLK) Trade Has 5.0... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Jul 31 2014]
Westlake Chemical Closes Purchase of Vinnolit H... [Published Barchart - Jul 31 2014]
Westlake Chemical Closes Purchase of Vinnolit H... [Published Financial Services - Jul 31 2014]
IPO Stock Watch: Westlake Chemical Partners Jum... [Published Investor's Business Daily - Jul 31 2014]
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Launches Initial ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 31 2014]
Mixed close as Fed trims bond program [Published EMoneyDaily - Jul 30 2014]
Westlake Chemical Partners surges in debut [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Jul 30 2014]
US growth steals a march on IPO blitz [Published CNBC - Jul 30 2014]
Westlake Chemical prices IPO at $24, well above... [Published Nasdaq - Jul 30 2014]
Westlake Chemical prices IPO at $24, well above... [Published Renaissance Capital - Jul 30 2014]
Potential Westlake Chemical (WLK) Trade Has 5.6... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Jul 30 2014]
Six Unsung Fracking Fortune [Published Forbes.com - Jul 30 2014]
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Prices Initial Pu... [Published Indianapolis Business Journal - Jul 30 2014]
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Prices Initial Pu... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Jul 30 2014]
WESTLAKE CHEMICAL INVESTMENTS, INC. (0001262834) [Published SEC - Jul 29 2014]
Material Suppliers Will Offer 'Customer Service... [Published Plastics Engineering - Jul 29 2014]
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now AKS CR ACH DD [Published InvestorPlace.com - Jul 29 2014]
Westlake Chemical (WLK) Showing Bullish Technic... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Jul 29 2014]
Material Suppliers Will Offer ‘Customer Service... [Published Packaging Europe - Jul 29 2014]
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Westlake Chemical (WLK) Showing Bullish Technicals [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - 4 hours ago]
For a hedged play on Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK), MarketIntelligenceCenter.com’s option-trade picking algorithms recommend the Sep. '14 $85.00 covered call for a net debit in the $82.89 area. That is also the break-even stock price for the covered call. ...
Advent closes sale of Vinnolit to Westlake [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 31 2014]
Westlake Chemical Corp. has completed its acquisition of Vinnolit and its subsidiary companies from Advent International . No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Ismaning, Germany, Vinnolit is a provider of PVC resins. PRESS RELEASE HOUSTON, ...
Potential Westlake Chemical (WLK) Trade Has 5.0... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Jul 31 2014]
Option-trade picking algorithms patented by MarketIntelligenceCenter.com found a trading opportunity with Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) that should provide a 2.99% return in just 79 days. Sell one Oct. '14 call at the $87.50 level for each 100 shares of ...
Potential Westlake Chemical (WLK) Trade Has 5.6... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Jul 30 2014]
After Tuesday’s trading in Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) the option-trade picking algorithms that power MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's Artificial Intelligence Center uncovered a trade that offers a 3.06% return, or 13.97% annualized (for comparison purposes ...
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Prices Initial Pu... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Jul 30 2014]
HOUSTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westlake Chemical Partners LP (the "Partnership"), a Westlake company, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 11,250,000 common units representing limited partner interests in the Partnership ...
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Westlake Chemical Closes Purchase of Vinnolit H... [Published Financial Services - Jul 31 2014]
Westlake Chemical Partners LP Launches Initial ... [Published Financial Services - Jul 21 2014]
Westlake Chemical Corporation Announces Second ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 15 2014]
Conference Call Schedules, Update on Operations... [Published Financial Services - Jul 07 2014]
Acquisitions, Safety Awards and Conference Call... [Published Financial Services - Jun 13 2014]
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