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Westlake EV-to-EBIT

: 4.92 (As of Today)
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EV-to-EBIT is calculated as Enterprise Value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Westlake's Enterprise Value is $17,407 Mil. Westlake's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 was $3,538 Mil. Therefore, Westlake's EV-to-EBIT for today is 4.92.

The historical rank and industry rank for Westlake's EV-to-EBIT or its related term are showing as below:

WLK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.22   Med: 9.17   Max: 33.89
Current: 4.92

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBIT of Westlake was 33.89. The lowest was 4.22. And the median was 9.17.

WLK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked better than
84.81% of 1244 companies
in the Chemicals industry
Industry Median: 12.61 vs WLK: 4.92

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %. Westlake's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 was $21,031 Mil. Westlake's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 was $3,538 Mil. Westlake's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 was 16.82%.


Westlake EV-to-EBIT Historical Data

The historical data trend for Westlake's EV-to-EBIT can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Westlake Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
EV-to-EBIT
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 13.38 7.47 18.19 28.74 5.86

Westlake Quarterly Data
Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22
EV-to-EBIT Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 21.22 10.39 6.62 5.86 5.94

Competitive Comparison

For the Specialty Chemicals subindustry, Westlake's EV-to-EBIT, along with its competitors' market caps and EV-to-EBIT data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Westlake EV-to-EBIT Distribution

For the Chemicals industry and Basic Materials sector, Westlake's EV-to-EBIT distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Westlake's EV-to-EBIT falls into.



Westlake EV-to-EBIT Calculation

Westlake's EV-to-EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBIT (TTM)
=17406.588/3538
=4.92

Westlake's current Enterprise Value is $17,407 Mil.
Westlake's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3,538 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Westlake  (NYSE:WLK) EV-to-EBIT Explanation

This is a more accurate valuation of companies' operation because it considers the debt and cash on its balance sheet, and non-operating items such as interest payment, tax, and one-time items are not included in the Operating Income.

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %.

Westlake's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % (Q: Mar. 2022 ) =EBIT / Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2022 )
=3538/21030.5646
=16.82 %

Westlake's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 was $21,031 Mil.
Westlake's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3,538 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


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Westlake Business Description

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Industry
Basic Materials » Chemicals NAICS : 325110 SIC : 2869
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
2801 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 600, Houston, TX, USA, 77056
Westlake Corp is a manufacturer and global supplier of chemicals, polymers and building products. Its Performance & Essential Materials segment offers a wide range of essential building blocks for making products utilized in everyday living, including olefins, vinyl chemicals, polyethylene, and epoxies. Its Housing & Infrastructure Products segment produces key finished goods for building products, pipe & fittings, and global compounds businesses.
Executives
Sheets Jeffrey Wayne director 600 N. DAIRY ASHFORD HOUSTON TX 77079
Chao John Tsung-chen director, 10 percent owner 26 GRAMERCY PARK SOUTH, 7EF NEW YORK NY 10003
Chao David Tsung-hung director, 10 percent owner 1000 UPTOWN PARK BLVD. #34 HOUSTON TX 77056
Haas Marius director ONE DELL WAY ROUND ROCK TX 78682
Graff Michael J director 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Northcutt R Bruce director 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Jenkins Dorothy C director, 10 percent owner 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Lubel Kimberly S director P.O. BOX 696000 SAN ANTONIO TX 78269-6000
Mccollum Mark A director 3000 NORTH SAM HOUSTON PARKWAY E. HOUSTON TX 77002
Kearns Roger L. officer: EVP, Vinyls Chemicals 2801 POST OAK BLVD. HOUSTON TX 77056
Zoeller Johnathan Stevan officer: VP and CAO 2801 POST OAK BLVD. SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Ttwfgp Llc 10 percent owner 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Chao Albert director, 10 percent owner, officer: President & CEO 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Kenner Andrew officer: SVP - Chemical Manufacturing 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Bender Mark Steven officer: EVP and CFO 2801 POST OAK BLVD, SUITE 600 HOUSTON TX 77056

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