Westlake Chemical Partners LP Shares Close in on 52-Week High - Market Mover

The shares closed 1.6% below its 52-week high of $25.02, with trading volume lower than its 30 day average

Mar 15, 2021 by Kwhen Finance Editors

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Shares Close in on 52-Week High - Market Mover
Westlake Chemical Partners LP shares closed today at 1.6% below its 52 week high of $25.02, giving the company a market cap of $866M. The stock is currently up 5.3% year-to-date, up 82.5% over the past 12 months, and up 109.5% over the past five years. This week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 3.7%, and the S&P 500 rose 3.8%.

Trading Activity

  • Trading volume this week was 61.8% lower than the 20-day average.
  • Beta, a measure of the stock’s volatility relative to the overall market stands at 0.9.

Technical Indicators

  • The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the stock was between 30 and 70.
  • MACD, a trend-following momentum indicator, indicates an upward trend.
  • The stock closed below its Bollinger band, indicating it may be oversold.

Market Comparative Performance

  • The company's share price is the same as the S&P 500 Index , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company's share price is the same as the Dow Jones Industrial Average , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company share price is the same as the performance of its peers in the Materials industry sector , beats it on a 1-year basis, and beats it on a 5 year basis
NameDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %52-Week H %52-Week L %
Westlake Chemical Partners LP-0.85.382.5-0.2165.8
Dow Jones Industrial Average0.58.245.2-0.384.0
S&P 500 Index0.66.049.9-0.683.0
Materials-0.110.677.5-0.4113.7

Peer Group Comparative Performance

  • The company's stock price performance year-to-date lags the peer average by -97.5%
  • The company's stock price performance over the past 12 months lags the peer average by -90.9%
NameMKT CAP (USD)P/EYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ52-Week H %52-Week L %
Westlake Chemical Partners LPWLKP05.382.5-0.2165.8
Peer AvgN/A22.9210.1906.4-1.634.1
Innospec Inc.IOSP88.914.450.5
Green Plains Inc.GPRE-8.9106.5343.7
Valhi Inc.VHI11.547.8119.1-6.4136.2
Aemetis Inc.AMTX0671.53112.4

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