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Westlake Chemical

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The Houston-based manufacturer is a global supplier of petrochemicals, plastics, and building products.

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CEO

Albert Yuan Chao

CEO Title

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Sector

Chemicals

Industry

Chemicals

HQ Location

Houston

Years on Fortune 500 List

1

Employees

8,799

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$8,04158.4%
Profits ($M)$1,304.0226.9%
Assets ($M)$12,076
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,874
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$14,385
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues16.2%
Profits as % of Assets10.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity26.8%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)10.00
EPS % Change (from 2016)226.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)28.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)27.5%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2017)92.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)23.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)29.2%
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