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Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK)
EV/Revenue
2.28 (As of Today)

EV/Revenue ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its revenue. As of today, Westlake Chemical Corporation's enterprise value is $8,494 Mil. Westlake Chemical Corporation's revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $3,759 Mil. Therefore, Westlake Chemical Corporation's EV/Revenue ratio for today is 2.28.

The reason Enterprise Value is used is because Enterprise Value is more real in reflecting how much an investor pays when buying a company. For detais, go to Enterprise Value.

EV/Revenue is a similar ratio to P/S Ratio, except here Enterprise Value instead of Market Cap is used in the calculation.

As of today, Westlake Chemical Corporation's stock price is $63.23. Westlake Chemical Corporation's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $28.10. Therefore, Westlake Chemical Corporation's P/S Ratio for today is 2.25.


Definition

EV/Revenue is a similar ratio to P/S Ratio, except here Enterprise Value instead of Market Cap is used in the calculation.

Westlake Chemical Corporation's EV/Revenue for today is calculated as:

EV/Revenue=Enterprise Value (Today)/Revenue (TTM)
=8493.861/3759.484
=2.26

Westlake Chemical Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $8,494 Mil.
Westlake Chemical Corporation's Revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 864.647 (Mar. 2013 ) + 939.047 (Jun. 2013 ) + 1004.165 (Sep. 2013 ) + 951.625 (Dec. 2013 ) = $3,759 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

The reason Enterprise Value is used is because Enterprise Value is more real in reflecting how much an investor pays when buying a company. For detais, go to Enterprise Value.

Westlake Chemical Corporation's P/S Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/S Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Revenue Per Share (TTM)
=63.23/28.1
=2.25

Westlake Chemical Corporation's share price for today is $63.23.
Westlake Chemical Corporation's Revenue Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 6.46 (Mar. 2013 ) + 7.02 (Jun. 2013 ) + 7.5 (Sep. 2013 ) + 7.12 (Dec. 2013 ) = $28.10.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Revenue, P/S Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Westlake Chemical Corporation Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2rev 2.901.551.730.930.691.531.861.462.934.35

Westlake Chemical Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2rev 1.291.462.241.752.572.933.653.793.914.35
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