LyondellBasell (LYB +5.7%) extends yesterday's gains sparked by a Barron's report that the hedge...

|About: LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (LYB)|By:, SA News Editor

LyondellBasell (LYB +5.7%) extends yesterday's gains sparked by a Barron's report that the hedge fund favorite was named as one of the chemical companies with most upside potential. But chemical names are strong across the board today, perhaps from speculation that a regulatory ruling could open up a move to an MLP structure: WLK +7.7%, DOW +5.3%, HUN +3%.