LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) Shares are Down -1.01%

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB), hence the stock is down -5.27% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.43% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.92% and the stock has fallen -1.01% in the past 1 week.

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $74.64 and $74.34 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $75.36. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $74.50, notching a gain of 0.22% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,988,932 . The stock had closed at $74.34 on the previous day.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.33% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.3%. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. has dropped 8.29% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -12.49%.

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) : 13 Wall Street analysts covering LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $87.23. The maximum price target given is $115 and the minimum target for short term is around $75, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $11.95.


LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (LyondellBasell) is a global, independent chemical company. The Company operates through five segments: Olefins and Polyolefins-Americas (OandP-Americas), Olefins and Polyolefins-Europe, Asia, International (OandP-EAI), Intermediates and Derivatives (IandD), Refining, and Technology. Its OandP-Americas segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, and polyolefin. Its OandP-EAI segment produces and markets olefins, including ethylene and ethylene co-products, polyolefin and specialty products, including polybutene-1 and polypropylene compounds. Its IandD segment produces and markets propylene oxide and its co-products and derivatives, acetyls, including methanol and ethylene oxide. Its Refining segment refines heavy, high-sulfur crude oil. Its Technology segment develops and licenses chemical and polyolefin process technologies and manufactures and sells polyolefin catalysts.

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