Insider Activity to Watch: Westlake Chemical Partners LP $WLKP

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Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 4, 2017 Chao James, Director, 10% Owner bought 8,473 shares having total worth of $187,846 at the price of $22.17 per share, following the transaction a total of 14,175,703 shares owned by Chao James.

The stock has experienced a total of 4 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 4 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 7 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 7 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 4 0 -8.61%
12 Month 7 0 19.74%

Shares of Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) traded down 0.89% on Dec 4, 2017, hitting $22.15. 57,868 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Westlake Chemical Partners LP has a 52 week low of $17.52 and a 52 week high of $25.31. The company’s market cap is $596 million.

Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) last announced its earnings results on Nov 7, 2017. The company reported 0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.44 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $297 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $394 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.32 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 29% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-07 2017-08-03 2017-05-02 2017-02-21 2016-11-08 2016-07-28 2016-05-03 2016-02-23 2015-11-03 2015-08-04
earnings per share 0.47 0.36 0.35 0.39 0.32 0.34 0.45 0.40 0.37 0.39
Revenue(M) 296.78 290.11 277.45 293.94 229.35 210.84 252.6 248.51 248.62 251.71

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.