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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.37
LYB's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
60% of the 1467 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LYB: 0.37 )
LYB' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: N/A
Current: 0.37

Equity to Asset 0.31
LYB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 1295 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LYB: 0.31 )
LYB' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.32   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.31

-0.32
0.5
Interest Coverage 16.30
LYB's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 21.55 vs. LYB: 16.30 )
LYB' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 16.51
Current: 16.3

0.18
16.51
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 5.22
M-Score: -3.36
WACC vs ROIC
7.55%
32.14%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 14.00
LYB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1459 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.82 vs. LYB: 14.00 )
LYB' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.69   Max: 12.58
Current: 14

-11.69
12.58
Net-margin (%) 10.30
LYB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1459 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. LYB: 10.30 )
LYB' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -14.44   Max: 24.67
Current: 10.3

-14.44
24.67
ROE (%) 45.61
LYB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1444 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.96 vs. LYB: 45.61 )
LYB' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 19.41   Max: 793.36
Current: 45.61

19.41
793.36
ROA (%) 17.11
LYB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1475 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.71 vs. LYB: 17.11 )
LYB' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -51.1   Max: 38.12
Current: 17.11

-51.1
38.12
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 45.45
LYB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1468 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. LYB: 45.45 )
LYB' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -65.86   Max: 44.38
Current: 45.45

-65.86
44.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.30
LYB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1196 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. LYB: 1.30 )
LYB' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 12.9
Current: 1.3

0
12.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 12.20
LYB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1091 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. LYB: 12.20 )
LYB' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 12.2
Current: 12.2

0
12.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 22.80
LYB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 991 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. LYB: 22.80 )
LYB' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 36.3
Current: 22.8

0
36.3
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

LYB Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 203,600 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 2,700 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 39,946 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 1,240,200 sh (+13.14%)
Joel Greenblatt 5,814 sh (+0.07%)
Steven Cohen 471,800 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 10,500 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 184,200 sh (-2.80%)
Murray Stahl 7,818 sh (-10.29%)
Pioneer Investments 1,904,017 sh (-10.98%)
Andreas Halvorsen 10,771,736 sh (-16.23%)
Louis Moore Bacon 50,510 sh (-27.26%)
Leon Cooperman 1,020,733 sh (-39.81%)
Jeremy Grantham 62,200 sh (-55.59%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,904 sh (-95.75%)
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Q3 2014

LYB Guru Trades in Q3 2014

David Dreman 336 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,130,700 sh (+139.66%)
Jim Simons 322,100 sh (+58.20%)
Ray Dalio 3,400 sh (+25.93%)
Louis Moore Bacon 61,581 sh (+21.92%)
Joel Greenblatt 6,188 sh (+6.43%)
First Eagle Investment 1,240,200 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 1,941,959 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 10,500 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 184,200 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 39,647 sh (-0.75%)
Murray Stahl 7,468 sh (-4.48%)
Leon Cooperman 926,933 sh (-9.19%)
Jeremy Grantham 51,000 sh (-18.01%)
Andreas Halvorsen 7,125,171 sh (-33.85%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,900 sh (-50.66%)
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Q4 2014

LYB Guru Trades in Q4 2014

John Hussman 2,500 sh (New)
George Soros 2,833,286 sh (New)
Scott Black 99,269 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 178,741 sh (+2788.51%)
David Dreman 5,126 sh (+1425.60%)
Paul Tudor Jones 34,993 sh (+797.26%)
Louis Moore Bacon 152,276 sh (+147.28%)
Murray Stahl 10,462 sh (+40.09%)
Leon Cooperman 1,104,022 sh (+19.10%)
First Eagle Investment 1,428,100 sh (+15.15%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 45,641 sh (+15.12%)
PRIMECAP Management 184,200 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 10,500 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 321,300 sh (-0.25%)
Ray Dalio 2,534 sh (-25.47%)
Andreas Halvorsen 4,049,281 sh (-43.17%)
Pioneer Investments 840,369 sh (-56.73%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,633 sh (-92.88%)
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Q1 2015

LYB Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Stanley Druckenmiller 716,950 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 30,000 sh (New)
David Dreman 11,542 sh (+125.17%)
Jim Simons 649,500 sh (+102.15%)
Andreas Halvorsen 7,715,926 sh (+90.55%)
Paul Tudor Jones 64,140 sh (+83.29%)
First Eagle Investment 1,832,002 sh (+28.28%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 48,563 sh (+6.40%)
Ray Dalio 2,635 sh (+3.99%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,633 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 2,500 sh (unchged)
Scott Black 99,071 sh (-0.20%)
Leon Cooperman 1,051,122 sh (-4.79%)
Murray Stahl 9,903 sh (-5.34%)
George Soros 2,082,864 sh (-26.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 122,879 sh (-31.25%)
Pioneer Investments 568,559 sh (-32.34%)
PRIMECAP Management 84,300 sh (-54.23%)
Louis Moore Bacon 51,200 sh (-66.38%)
Jeff Auxier 3,500 sh (-66.67%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.40
LYB's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 29.90 vs. LYB: 11.40 )
LYB' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.86   Max: 15.73
Current: 11.4

0.86
15.73
Forward P/E 9.96
LYB's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
93% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LYB: 9.96 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.10
LYB's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 30.10 vs. LYB: 12.10 )
LYB' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 0.86   Max: 15.21
Current: 12.1

0.86
15.21
P/B 6.90
LYB's P/B is ranked lower than
56% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. LYB: 6.90 )
LYB' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 6.9
Current: 6.9

0.99
6.9
P/S 1.22
LYB's P/S is ranked higher than
59% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. LYB: 1.22 )
LYB' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 1.38
Current: 1.22

0.29
1.38
PFCF 10.10
LYB's PFCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 107.86 vs. LYB: 10.10 )
LYB' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 26.51
Current: 10.1

5.5
26.51
POCF 7.91
LYB's POCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.18 vs. LYB: 7.91 )
LYB' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.99   Max: 19.99
Current: 7.91

3.99
19.99
EV-to-EBIT 9.17
LYB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 23.27 vs. LYB: 9.17 )
LYB' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3   Max: 11.8
Current: 9.17

3
11.8
Current Ratio 2.30
LYB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. LYB: 2.30 )
LYB' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 3.23
Current: 2.3

0.8
3.23
Quick Ratio 1.46
LYB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. LYB: 1.46 )
LYB' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 2.13
Current: 1.46

0.48
2.13
Days Inventory 51.18
LYB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 73.25 vs. LYB: 51.18 )
LYB' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 12.4   Max: 49.81
Current: 51.18

12.4
49.81
Days Sales Outstanding 24.84
LYB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
93% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 70.30 vs. LYB: 24.84 )
LYB' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 17.25   Max: 36.61
Current: 24.84

17.25
36.61

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.72
LYB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
76% of the 1158 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. LYB: 2.72 )
LYB' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 3.82
Current: 2.72

0.24
3.82
Dividend Payout 0.32
LYB's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
80% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. LYB: 0.32 )
LYB' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 0.45
Current: 0.32

0.07
0.45
Dividend growth (3y) 70.00
LYB's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
100% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. LYB: 70.00 )
LYB' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 70
Current: 70

0
70
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.70
LYB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. LYB: 2.70 )
LYB' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 3.82
Current: 2.7

0.24
3.82
Share Buyback Rate 3.10
LYB's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
95% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. LYB: 3.10 )
LYB' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -0.8
Current: 3.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 7.80
LYB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
55% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. LYB: 7.80 )
LYB' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 5.54
Current: 7.8

2.07
5.54
Price/Median PS Value 1.60
LYB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. LYB: 1.60 )
LYB' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 1.67
Current: 1.6

0.38
1.67
Price/Graham Number 2.00
LYB's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
71% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. LYB: 2.00 )
LYB' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 2.33
Current: 2

0.47
2.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.30
LYB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1453 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. LYB: 11.30 )
LYB' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 8.5   Max: 32.9
Current: 11.3

8.5
32.9

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
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Traded in other countries:DLY.Germany,
LyondellBasell Industries NV is a public company with limited liability incorporated in Netherlands under Dutch law on October 15, 2009. The Company is an independent chemical company. The Company's operations are managed through five operating segments: Olefins and Polyolefins—Americas, Olefins and Polyolefins—Europe, Asia, and International, Intermediates and Derivatives, Refining and Technology. O&P—Americas segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, and polyolefins. O&P-EAI segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, polyolefins, and polypropylene compounds. I&D segment produces and markets propylene oxide ("PO") and its co-products and derivatives, acetyls, including methanol, ethanol, ethylene oxide ("EO") and its derivatives, and oxygenated fuels, or oxyfuels. The refining segment refines heavy, high-sulfur crude oils and other crude oils of varied types and sources available on the U.S. Gulf Coast. Technology segment develops and licenses chemical and polyolefin process technologies and manufactures and sells polyolefin catalysts. It owns globally registered and unregistered trademarks including the "LyondellBasell," "Lyondell" and "Equistar" trade names. The Company is subject to national, state, local and foreign environmental laws, regulations, directives, rules and ordinances.
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