|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 1200|
|Day's Range||43.60 - 44.17|
|52 Week Range||33.30 - 45.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||48.35|
|Earnings Date||Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.82 (1.88%)|
|1y Target Est||45.00|
As of August 28, LyondellBasell’s one-year forward PE ratio stands at 10.0x. In comparison, Eastman Chemical (EMN) has a one-year forward PE ratio of 10.9x. The forward PE ratio is a measure that investors can use to compare two or more companies operating in the same industry to tell which company is overvalued and which is undervalued. The PE ratio considers the companies’ future estimated earnings when calculating the valuations.
The latest short interest report on August 15 indicates that LyondellBasell’s (LYB) short interest is at the lowest point since the beginning of 2018. According to the latest report, LyondellBasell’s short interest as a percentage of its outstanding shares stood at 1.63%. The declining trend in LyondellBasell’s short-interest indicates a decline in the negative sentiment towards the stock. The decline in the short interest could be attributed to the company’s better-than-expected quarterly earnings. The completion of the A. Schulman (SHLM) acquisition and the possible acquisition of a stake in Baskem reduced the negative sentiment towards the stock.
Forecast-topping earnings performance, upbeat outlook and strong prospects stemming from the acquisition of A. Schulman have contributed to the rally in LyondellBasell's (LYB) shares.
LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE: LYB) has completed its acquisition of Ohio-based A. Schulman Inc., according to an Aug. 21 press release. It doubles LyondellBasell’s existing business supplying compounds for plastic products and expand it into new sectors. The acquired company is now part of LyondellBasell’s Advanced Polymer Solutions reporting segment, which also includes LyondellBasell’s existing polypropylene compounding assets, its Catalloy thermoplastic resins and polybutene-1 resins, per the release.
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As of July 13, LyondellBasell’s (LYB) short interest is at the lowest point since the beginning of 2018. The declining trend in LyondellBasell’s short-interest can be attributed to better-than-expected first-quarter earnings.
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HOUSTON and LONDON, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, today announced that it has received antitrust clearance from the European Commission for its pending acquisition of A. Schulman, Inc. (SHLM). The European Commission's clearance for the transaction satisfies one of the conditions for the closing of the pending acquisition, which remains subject to other customary closing conditions, including the receipt of other required regulatory clearances and approvals. Shareholders of A. Schulman voted in favor of the transaction on June 14.
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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.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 11, 2018 / If you want a free Stock Review on DWDP sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration. Ahead of today's trading session, WallStEquities.com scans four Major Diversified Chemicals equities, namely: A. Schulman Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLM), Aceto Corp. (NASDAQ: ACET), Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH), and DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE: DWDP). Shares in Fairlawn, Ohio headquartered A. Schulman Inc. ended Friday's session 0.11% lower at $44.20 with a total trading volume of 136,734 shares.
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.
HOUSTON and LONDON, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, today announced that it has received unconditional clearance from the Chinese State Administration of Market Regulation ("SAMR") for its pending acquisition of A. Schulman, Inc. (SHLM). SAMR's clearance for the transaction satisfies one of the conditions for the closing of the pending acquisition, which remains subject to other customary closing conditions, including approval by A. Schulman shareholders and the receipt of other required regulatory clearances and approvals. As previously announced on February 15, 2018, LyondellBasell and A. Schulman, a leading global supplier of high-performance plastic compounds, composites and powders, entered into a definitive agreement under which LyondellBasell will acquire A. Schulman for a total consideration of $2.25 billion.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 11, 2018 / Juan Monteverde, founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New York City, is investigating A. Schulman, Inc. ("Schulman" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHLM) relating to the sale of the Company to LyondellBasell Industries N.V. As a result of the merger, Schulman shareholders are only anticipated to receive $42.00 in cash in exchange for each share of Schulman. The investigation focuses on whether Schulman and its Board of Directors violated securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to the Company's stockholders by 1) failing to conduct a fair process, 2) whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company by and 3) failing to disclose all material financial information in connection with the shareholder meeting on June 14, 2018.
LyondellBasell’s (LYB) Olefins and Polyolefins Americas segment accounted for 28.2% of its total revenue in 1Q18 compared to 30.9% in 1Q17, indicating a fall of 2.7% YoY (year-over-year).
For 1Q18, LyondellBasell (LYB) reported revenue of $9.8 billion, an increase of 15.9% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. In 1Q17, its revenue totaled $8.4 billion.