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Cash Dividend On The Way From Westlake Chemical (WLK)

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/27/18, Westlake Chemical Corp (Symbol: WLK) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 9/12/18. As a percentage of WLK's recent stock price of $97.67, this dividend works out to approximately 0.26%.

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WLK is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.02% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WLK shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

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Looking at the chart above, WLK's low point in its 52 week range is $71.87 per share, with $124.295 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $97.57.

In Thursday trading, Westlake Chemical Corp shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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