Westlake's Earnings Rise on Improved Margins and Increased Demand

15:28 PM | February 23, 2010 | Lindsey Bewley

Westlake Chemical reported a fourth-quarter net income of $12.5 million (19 cts/share), up 111% compared to the year-ago period, on higher margins and strong olefins demand. Sales were up 5.5%, to ...