LYB - LyondellBasell Industries N.V.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
111.02
+3.00 (+2.78%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

111.02 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 6:15PM EDT

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Previous Close108.02
Open109.95
Bid105.00 x 900
Ask113.30 x 900
Day's Range109.36 - 111.75
52 Week Range79.60 - 121.95
Volume2,717,253
Avg. Volume2,385,337
Market Cap43.409B
Beta1.35
PE Ratio (TTM)8.30
EPS (TTM)13.38
Earnings DateAug 3, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield4.00 (3.47%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-08
1y Target Est117.45
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  • Is LyondellBasell Industries NV’s (NYSE:LYB) ROE Of 54.69% Sustainable?
    Simply Wall St.yesterday

    Is LyondellBasell Industries NV’s (NYSE:LYB) ROE Of 54.69% Sustainable?

    This analysis is intended to introduce important early concepts to people who are starting to invest and looking to gauge the potential return on investment in LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB).Read More...

  • LyondellBasell Wants to Acquire Braskem Stake
    Market Realist4 days ago

    LyondellBasell Wants to Acquire Braskem Stake

    On June 15, LyondellBasell (LYB) said that it’s in talks with Odebrecht for a potential deal to acquire the controlling stake of Braskem (BAK). Currently, Odebrecht holds the controlling stake in Braskem. A few days ago, Braskem said that it isn’t engaged with LyondellBasell about the potential takeover.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] LyondellBasell, Braskem Confirm Merger Talks

    Chemical companies LyondellBasell Industries NV and Braskem SA said Friday that they have entered into exclusive talks regarding a potential merger. In October, The Wall Street Journal reported that Lyondell had made a takeover approach to Braskem, a petrochemical giant and that the sides were in preliminary talks. The talks have been complex given Braskem’s ownership structure.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil's real jumps, Argentine peso slumps to record low

    (Updates prices) By Bruno Federowski BRASILIA, June 15 (Reuters) - The Brazilian currency led gains in Latin American on Friday after the central bank announced it will extend a currency intervention plan while the Argentine peso slumped to a record low after the resignation of its central bank president. The real firmed 2.15 percent, clawing back some of its 2.7 percent drop the previous day, the currency's worst one-day percentage drop since May 2017. The real is down about 11 percent so far this year, the second-worst performing currency in the region behind the Argentine peso, which slumped to a new all-time low against the dollar on Friday after the resignation of Central Bank President Federico Sturzenegger.

  • Associated Press7 days ago

    Boeing, Adobe and Jabil drop while Canada Goose soars

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Boeing Co., down $4.54 to $357.88 Industrial company stock fell after the U.S. announced tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports and China vowed ...

  • Reuters7 days ago

    LyondellBasell in exclusive talks to acquire control of Braskem

    LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB.N) and Odebrecht SA, the controlling owner of petrochemicals producer Braskem, said on Friday they have entered into exclusive talks for Lyondell to acquire control of Braskem, and two people familiar with the matter said the companies are planning a cash and shares deal that could top $9 billion (£6.7 billion). LyondellBasell and Odebrecht expect to reach a final deal in two months, but there is no deadline yet for LyondellBasell to deliver a binding proposal, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to discuss the terms publicly.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    LyondellBasell in exclusive talks to acquire control of Braskem

    LyondellBasell Industries NV and Odebrecht SA, the controlling owner of petrochemicals producer Braskem, said on Friday they have entered into exclusive talks for Lyondell to acquire control of Braskem, and two people familiar with the matter said the companies are planning a cash and shares deal that could top $9 billion. LyondellBasell and Odebrecht expect to reach a final deal in two months, but there is no deadline yet for LyondellBasell to deliver a binding proposal, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to discuss the terms publicly.

  • Here's Why Braskem Rose as Much as 22% Today
    Motley Fool7 days ago

    Here's Why Braskem Rose as Much as 22% Today

    The long-rumored acquisition talks are taking place after all.

  • LyondellBasell confirms talks about Braskem deal
    American City Business Journals7 days ago

    LyondellBasell confirms talks about Braskem deal

    LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE: LYB) is officially in talks “regarding a potential transaction” with Brazil-based Braskem SA (NYSE: BAK), a major petrochemical company with operations in the Houston area, according to a June 15 press release.  Last October, reports surfaced that LyondellBasell approached Braskem about a takeover. “Braskem's board of directors and management have been informed of the existence of these discussions.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    Petrobras says will analyze potential Braskem deal btwn Odebrecht, LyondellBasell

    Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro said on Friday that if LyondellBasell Industries NV reaches an agreement to buy Odebrecht's stake in Petrochemical firm Braskem SA, it will analyze the ...

  • Reuters7 days ago

    LyondellBasell says in talks on Braskem deal

    Plastic, chemicals and refining company LyondellBasell Industries NV has begun talks with the main shareholder of Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem SA on a potential tie-up, the two companies said on Friday. The controlling shareholder, Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht SA, which has previously denied receiving a proposal from LyondellBaseel Industries NV, said in the statement it had entered exclusive talks with Lyondell.

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    LyondellBasell and Odebrecht S.A. Enter Into Exclusive Discussions Concerning Braskem

    ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands and SAO PAULO, June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell, (LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, and Odebrecht S.A., the controlling shareholder of Braskem (NYSE: BAK, B3: BRKM5, BRKM3), a leading plastic producer in the Americas, in a joint statement today announced the companies have entered into exclusive discussions regarding a potential transaction between LyondellBasell and Braskem. "Both LyondellBasell and Braskem share a strong culture of operational excellence and legacies of value-creating innovation.

  • Financial Times8 days ago

    [$$] LyondellBasell in talks with Brazil’s Braskem over potential deal

    Dutch chemicals group LyondellBasell is in talks with the controlling shareholder of Braskem over a potential deal with its Brazilian rival. The companies cautioned the talks were in their early stages and that there were no guarantees a deal could be reached. Odrebecht holds a 38.3 per cent stake in Braskem while Petrobras, the state controlled oil major, owns 36.1 per cent.

  • LyondellBasell seeks tax incentives from school district for $1.8B plant in Channelview
    American City Business Journals8 days ago

    LyondellBasell seeks tax incentives from school district for $1.8B plant in Channelview

    The project, through subsidiary Equistar Chemicals, could create at least 30 new jobs if the incentives are approved.

  • ACCESSWIRE8 days ago

    Free Pre-Market Technical Pulse on Olin and Three More Specialty Chemicals Stocks

    Under evaluation this morning are these four equities: LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE: LYB), Methanex Corp. (NASDAQ: MEOH), Olin Corp. (NYSE: OLN), and Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC). London, the UK-based LyondellBasell Industries N.V.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 1.82% lower at $115.53 with a total trading volume of 1.37 million shares.

  • LyondellBasell Introduced Purell EP370S on June 4
    Market Realist9 days ago

    LyondellBasell Introduced Purell EP370S on June 4

    On June 4, LyondellBasell (LYB) announced Purell EP370S, which is a polypropylene heterophasic copolymer. According to the company, this material “allows for the energy efficient production of healthcare articles such as pharmaceutical packaging, labware, medical caps & closures and medical containers. Compared with other PP grades, Purell EP370S maintains its excellent toughness and physical properties at lower conversion temperatures. The high flowability enables also shorter cycle times.”

  • LyondellBasell (LYB) Up 44% in a Year: What's Driving It?
    Zacks11 days ago

    LyondellBasell (LYB) Up 44% in a Year: What's Driving It?

    Forecast-topping earnings performance, upbeat outlook and strong prospects stemming from the planned acquisition of A. Schulman have contributed to the rally in LyondellBasell's (LYB) shares.

  • Where LyondellBasell Industries NV. (NYSE:LYB) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its Industry
    Simply Wall St.17 days ago

    Where LyondellBasell Industries NV. (NYSE:LYB) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its Industry

    Assessing LyondellBasell Industries NV.’s (NYSE:LYB) past track record of performance is an insightful exercise for investors. It allows us to reflect on whether or not the company has met orRead More...

  • LyondellBasell (LYB) Gets a Nod for Share Repurchase Program
    Zacks18 days ago

    LyondellBasell (LYB) Gets a Nod for Share Repurchase Program

    LyondellBasell (LYB) receives a nod from its shareholders to repurchase up to 10% of its shares through open market or privately negotiated transactions.

  • The Wall Street Journal18 days ago

    [$$] Ex-Chemical Industry Lawyer to Lead Superfund Task Force

    A lawyer tapped to lead a task force at the Environmental Protection Agency overseeing cleanups at the nation’s most polluted places worked until recently for a top chemical and plastics manufacturer with a troubled legacy of creating some of those toxic sites. EPA records show that LyondellBasell and its subsidiaries are listed as being potentially responsible for at least three dozen Superfund polluted sites.

  • Ex-chemical industry lawyer to lead Superfund task force
    Associated Press21 days ago

    Ex-chemical industry lawyer to lead Superfund task force

    A lawyer tapped to lead a task force at the Environmental Protection Agency overseeing cleanups at the nation's most polluted places worked until recently for a top chemical and plastics manufacturer with a troubled legacy of creating some of those toxic sites. Steven D. Cook has been named as the new chair of the Superfund Task Force, which EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt created last year to revamp how the agency oversees cleanups at the more than 1,300 toxic sites. Before beginning work in February as deputy assistant administrator for EPA's Office of Land and Emergency Management, Cook served more than 20 years as in-house corporate counsel for LyondellBasell Industries — one of the world's largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies.

  • PR Newswire22 days ago

    LyondellBasell Announces Quarterly Dividend and Shareholder Approval of New Share Repurchase Program

    HOUSTON, and LONDON, June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (LYB), today announced that it has declared a dividend of $1.00 per share, to be paid June 18, 2018 to shareholders of record June 11, 2018, with an ex-dividend date of June 8, 2018. The company also announced that at its Annual General Meeting on June 1, 2018, shareholders approved the amendments to its Articles of Association that implement the transition from a dual board structure to a unitary board of directors. In connection with this transition, each of the director nominees, including Bob Patel, the Chief Executive Officer, was elected to serve on the unitary board.

  • DowDuPont Has Fallen 10% in 2018: Can It Bounce Back?
    Market Realist22 days ago

    DowDuPont Has Fallen 10% in 2018: Can It Bounce Back?

    In comparison, Monsanto (MON), LyondellBasell (LYB), and Eastman Chemical (EMN) have gained 9.1%, 1.0%, and 12.5%, respectively. There have been volatile market conditions, prevailing geopolitical tensions, and the impact of proposed tariffs by China on US exports. DowDuPont is one of the companies that would be impacted negatively by the tariffs.

  • Celanese Announced More Price Increases
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Celanese Announced More Price Increases

    On May 23, Celanese announced that it will be increasing the prices of a few acetyl intermediates products. The price increase will be effective on June 1 or as the contract allows. The price increase will be in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), US and Canada, and Mexico and South American regions. Celanese has increased the prices of acetyl intermediates ten times in 2018.

  • LyondellBasell Gets Approval for the A. Schulman Acquisition
    Market Realist23 days ago

    LyondellBasell Gets Approval for the A. Schulman Acquisition

    On May 22, LyondellBasell got approval for the A. Schulman (SHLM) acquisition from the Chinese State Administration of Market Regulation. LyondellBasell already received approval from antitrust regulators in the United States, Brazil, Serbia, and Turkey. The acquisition is expected to be completed in the second half of 2018.