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  • Previous Rank
    507
  • Revenues ($M)
    $8,041.00
  • Revenue Percent Change
    58.4%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,304.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    226.9%
  • Assets ($M)
    $12,076.00
  • Employees
    8,799
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)
    $14,385.00

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

Company Info

CEO
Albert Yuan Chao
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Chemicals
Industry
Chemicals
HQ Location
Houston
Websitehttp://www.westlake.com
Years on Fortune 500 List1
Employees8,799
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Westlake Chemical Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$8,041.0058.4%
Profits ($M)$1,304.00226.9%
Assets ($M)$12,076.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,874.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$14,385.00-

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
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%