Savior LLC bought a new stake in LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 316 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock, valued at approximately $30,000.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in LYB. PFG Advisors grew its position in shares of LyondellBasell Industries by 2.6% in the third quarter. PFG Advisors now owns 4,712 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock valued at $388,000 after purchasing an additional 120 shares during the period. Capital City Trust Co. FL grew its holdings in LyondellBasell Industries by 1.1% in the 4th quarter. Capital City Trust Co. FL now owns 12,558 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock valued at $1,186,000 after buying an additional 136 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of LyondellBasell Industries by 0.7% during the 3rd quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 19,671 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock valued at $1,694,000 after acquiring an additional 140 shares during the last quarter. Unison Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of LyondellBasell Industries by 1.2% during the 4th quarter. Unison Advisors LLC now owns 12,353 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock valued at $1,167,000 after acquiring an additional 145 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Huntington National Bank lifted its holdings in shares of LyondellBasell Industries by 14.1% during the 4th quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 1,172 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock worth $111,000 after acquiring an additional 145 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 66.60% of the company’s stock.

LYB opened at $86.24 on Friday. LyondellBasell Industries NV has a 1 year low of $68.61 and a 1 year high of $98.91. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $92.31 and a 200 day moving average price of $87.10. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.38, a quick ratio of 0.70 and a current ratio of 1.30. The company has a market cap of $28.75 billion, a PE ratio of 9.05, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.92 and a beta of 1.40.

LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November 1st. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.70 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $2.78 by ($0.08). LyondellBasell Industries had a net margin of 9.80% and a return on equity of 35.56%. The business had revenue of $8.72 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.98 billion. On average, sell-side analysts predict that LyondellBasell Industries NV will post 9.94 earnings per share for the current year.

In other news, SVP Massimo Covezzi sold 11,762 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $96.79, for a total value of $1,138,443.98. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. 0.14% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada cut shares of LyondellBasell Industries from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $102.00 to $95.00 in a research report on Friday, December 20th. Bank of America upped their price target on shares of LyondellBasell Industries from $89.00 to $90.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 26th. Citigroup increased their price target on shares of LyondellBasell Industries from $83.00 to $88.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 9th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price target on shares of LyondellBasell Industries from $69.00 to $84.00 and gave the company an “underweight” rating in a report on Monday, November 18th. Finally, Morgan Stanley started coverage on shares of LyondellBasell Industries in a report on Monday, December 2nd. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $110.00 price target on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. LyondellBasell Industries currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $95.88.

LyondellBasell Industries Company Profile

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. operates as a chemical company worldwide. 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; 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.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB)

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