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  • Previous Rank352
  • Revenues ($M)$8,635.0
  • Revenue Percent Change7.4%
  • Profits ($M)$996.0
  • Profits Percent Change-23.6%
  • Assets ($M)$11,602.0
  • Employees8,870

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

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Company Info

CEO
Albert Yuan Chao
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Chemicals
Industry
Chemicals
HQ Location
Houston, Texas
Websitehttp://www.westlake.com
Years on Fortune 500 List2
Employees8,870

Westlake Chemical Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$8,635.07.4%
Profits ($M)$996.0-23.6%
Assets ($M)$11,602.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$5,590.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues11.5%
Profits as % of Assets8.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.62
EPS % Change (from 2017)-23.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)10.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-37.2%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)2.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)25.1%