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LyondellBasell Industries NYSE:LYB Stock Report

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12 Aug, 2022


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LYB fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health4/6

LYB Stock Overview

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. operates as a chemical company in the United States, Germany, Mexico, Italy, Poland, France, Japan, China, the Netherlands, and internationally.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for LyondellBasell Industries
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$92.33
52 Week HighUS$117.22
52 Week LowUS$82.14
1 Month Change9.16%
3 Month Change-13.48%
1 Year Change-12.13%
3 Year Change24.35%
5 Year Change5.71%
Change since IPO319.68%

Recent News & Updates

Jul 29

LyondellBasell Non-GAAP EPS of $5.19 beats by $0.49, revenue of $14.84B beats by $1.14B

LyondellBasell press release (NYSE:LYB): Q2 Non-GAAP EPS of $5.19 beats by $0.49. Revenue of $14.84B (+28.4% Y/Y) beats by $1.14B. "We expect our new propylene oxide capacity will provide a meaningful addition to our earnings starting in 2023 and help contribute toward a more sustainable world," said Vanacker.

Jun 29

LyondellBasell signs first two U.S. renewable energy power purchase deals

LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) said Wednesday it signed its first two U.S. power purchase agreements, for 216 MW of renewable energy, estimated to generate 628K MWh/year of clean power, which the company said will advance its goal of procuring at least 50% of electricity from renewable sources by 2030. LyondellBasell signed a 12-year PPA with Engie North America (OTCPK:ENGIY) for 100 MW of renewable electricity sourced from Engie's new Limestone wind project in Texas, and a 10-year PPA with Buckeye Partners for 116 MW of renewable electricity sourced from its Files solar project in Texas. The company said ~15% of its scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions come from its electricity consumption, and the agreements will reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by 225K metric tons/year.

Shareholder Returns

LYBUS ChemicalsUS Market

Return vs Industry: LYB underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned -5.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LYB matched the US Market which returned -11.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LYB's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LYB volatility
LYB Average Weekly Movement5.3%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement6.9%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.9%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: LYB is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LYB's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

200919,100Peter Z. Vanacker

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. operates as a chemical company in the United States, Germany, Mexico, Italy, Poland, France, Japan, China, the Netherlands, and internationally. The company operates in six segments: Olefins and Polyolefins—Americas; Olefins and Polyolefins—Europe, Asia, International; Intermediates and Derivatives; Advanced Polymer Solutions; Refining; and Technology. It produces and markets olefins and co-products; polyolefins; polyethylene products, which consist of high density polyethylene, low density polyethylene, and linear low density polyethylene; and polypropylene (PP) products, such as PP homopolymers and copolymers.

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. Fundamentals Summary

How do LyondellBasell Industries's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LYB fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$30.12b
Earnings (TTM)US$5.44b
Revenue (TTM)US$53.53b


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LYB income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$44.45b
Gross ProfitUS$9.08b
Other ExpensesUS$3.64b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)16.67
Gross Margin16.96%
Net Profit Margin10.16%
Debt/Equity Ratio93.4%

How did LYB perform over the long term?

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