Stock Price of LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) Decreases -2.99%

LyondellBasell Industries NVs in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 10.52% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 16.03% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 20.14% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of LyondellBasell Industries NV has a positive value of 0.23 compared to overall market. LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) has tumbled 2.99% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 2.37% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 3.77% during the past week but LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 0.54%.

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.38 points or 0.41% at $91.86 with 3,765,237 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $92, the shares hit an intraday low of $91.37 and an intraday high of $92.79 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $37,111 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 404,000,000 shares. The 52-week high of LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) is $97.64 and the 52-week low is $69.82.

LyondellBasell Industries NV Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 3, 2017. The company reported $1.94 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.26. Analyst had a consensus of $2.20. The company had revenue of $7747.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $7309.38 million. The companys revenue was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.20 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.LyondellBasell Industries NV was Downgraded by Susquehanna to Neutral on Feb 10, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Feb 6, 2017 to Sector Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 95 from a previous price target of $92 .Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Dec 29, 2016 to Market Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 90 from a previous price target of $87 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Sep 1, 2016, Jagjeet S. Bindra (director) sold 3,750 shares at 80.00 per share price.On Apr 26, 2016, Massimo Covezzi (SVP Research & Development) sold 7,551 shares at 89.14 per share price.On Apr 26, 2016, Sergey Vasnetsov (SVP Strategic Planning) sold 3,127 shares at 89.89 per share price.

LyondellBasell Industries AF S.C.A is a manufactures chemicals and derivatives. It also operates as a refiner of heavy high-sulfur crude oil produce and is engaged in the marketing and selling of polyolefins, polypropylene and polyethylene resins. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including packaging, electronics, automotive components, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels. The Companys product range includes ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, polypropylene, polyolefins, resins, PP compounds, Polybutene, propylene Oxide and etc. It also produces refined petroleum products and gasoline blending components, including biofuels. LyondellBasell Industries AF S.C.A is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.


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