Westlake Beats Analyst Estimates on Lower Feedstock Costs, Improved Demand

14:57 PM | May 1, 2012 | Kara Sissell

Westlake reported first quarter 2012 net income of $87.8 million, up 4.8% from the year-ago quarter on lower feedstock costs, improved demand, and high operating rates. Sales increased 6.1%, to $1.03...