Westlake reports record operating profits but misses estimates

19:04 PM | August 5, 2014 | Clay Boswell

Westlake (Houston) reports second-quarter net income of $169.4 million, up 35% year-over-year (YOY), on sales of $998.6 million, up 7% YOY. However, earnings of $1.26/share fell short of the analysts...