Shares of LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) : LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) had a healthy money flow of $10.27 million into the stock during the Tuesdays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $58.89 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $48.62 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 1.21.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $11.27 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $13.22 million worth of transactions were on upticks. A paltry $1.95 million worth of block trade transactions on downticks shows that the investors are reluctant to sell the stock down. The total up-down ratio of the upticks vs the downticks in block trades was 6.79. LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) stock slid $0.78 intraday and traded at 75.96, a change of -1.02% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are 1.7% compared to previous weeks close.


The company Insiders own 0.14% of LyondellBasell Industries NV shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -42.52% . Institutional Investors own 73.57% of LyondellBasell Industries NV shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -95.83%. In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Covezzi Massimo, officer (SVP Research & Development) of Lyondellbasell Industries N.V., had unloaded 7,551 shares at an average price of $89.14 in a transaction dated on April 26, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $673,096.

Shares of LyondellBasell Industries N.V. appreciated by 6.33% during the last five trading days but lost 3.74% on a 4-week basis. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. has dropped 10.92% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -9.01%.

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $76.62, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $78.09 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $76.59 and closed the trading day at $77.46, in the green by 1.97%. The total traded volume for the day was 3,516,940. The stock had closed at $75.96 in the previous days trading.

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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