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Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP) in Focus: Stock Rises 5.1%

Westlake Chemical Partners LPWLKP was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise over 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $15.58 to $18.01 in the past one-month time frame.

The company has seen no estimate revisions over the past 30 days, while the Zacks Consensus Estimate remained unchanged over the same time frame. Yesterday's price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Westlake Chemical Partners currently carries a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

A better-ranked specialty chemical stock is Chemtura Corporation CHMT , which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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