Westrock Company (WRK): Price and Financial Metrics

Westrock Company (WRK): $49.93

-0.72 (-1.42%)

POWR Rating

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  • WRK scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 77.02% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WRK is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 47 weeks.
  • WRK ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

WRK Stock Summary

  • WestRock Co's market capitalization of $13,523,859,117 is ahead of 83.77% of US-listed equities.
  • WRK's price/sales ratio is 0.75; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 15.5% of US stocks.
  • WestRock Co's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 11.79%, greater than the shareholder yield of 82.28% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to WestRock Co are CLH, NLSN, BKI, DY, and CBOE.
  • WRK's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit WestRock Co's official web site, go to www.westrock.com.

WRK Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, WRK's price/earnings ratio is 211.34% lower, now standing at -21.6.
  • WRK's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.8 over the prior 75 months.
  • Over the past 75 months, WRK's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WRK.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WRK 2021-08-27 0.8 1.2 -21.6 -414.2
WRK 2021-08-26 0.7 1.2 -21.0 -406.8
WRK 2021-08-25 0.8 1.2 -21.3 -410.6
WRK 2021-08-24 0.7 1.2 -21.1 -408.0
WRK 2021-08-23 0.7 1.2 -20.7 -402.5
WRK 2021-08-20 0.7 1.2 -20.6 -401.5

WRK's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WRK has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 52.39% of graded US stocks.
  • WRK's asset turnover comes in at 0.625 -- ranking 10th of 11 Shipping Containers stocks.
  • GEF, OI, and PKG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WRK.

The table below shows WRK's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.625 0.179 -0.002
2021-03-31 0.601 0.176 -0.008
2020-12-31 0.591 0.179 -0.004
2020-09-30 0.581 0.182 -0.005
2020-06-30 0.581 0.195 0.053
2020-03-31 0.593 0.202 0.059

WRK Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WRK, see our WRK price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $63.07 Average Broker Recommendation 1.57 (Moderate Buy)

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WRK Price/Volume Stats

Current price $49.93 52-week high $62.03
Prev. close $50.65 52-week low $32.01
Day low $49.83 Volume 1,054,122
Day high $50.76 Avg. volume 1,875,922
50-day MA $50.41 Dividend yield 1.9%
200-day MA $50.40 Market Cap 13.33B

Westrock Company (WRK) Company Bio

WestRock Company manufactures and sells paper and packaging solutions for consumer and corrugated markets in North America, South America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Norcross, Georgia.

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Westrock Co (WRK) Presents at 34th Annual Basic Materials Virtual Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by WestRock Company in conjunction with this event....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | September 16, 2021

Medical Device Packaging Market Size to Reach USD 48.88 Billion in 2028 by Top Players Amcor plc, Berry Global, WestRock Company, etc

Increasing government investment on public and private healthcare services and implementation of innovative strategies and structural reforms in order to enhance patient safety and strengthen healthcare infrastructure, treatment, and services are resulting in rising demand for more enhanced and effective

OpenPR | September 2, 2021

WestRock Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conference

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated, sustainable paper and packaging solutions, today announced its participation in the Credit Suisse Annual Basic Materials Conference on September 13, 2021. David B. Sewell, chief executive officer, and Ward Dickson, chief financial officer, will present information about the Company at 11:45 am ET. This event will be webcast and available for replay on WestRocks website, ir.westrock.com. About WestRock

Business Wire | September 2, 2021

Healthcare Packaging Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2028 | Amcor plc, Gerresheimer AG, DS Smith Plc, Huhtamäki Oyj, Winpak Ltd, CCL Industries Inc, Dunmore Corporation, WestRock Company, Ball Corporation,

Healthcare packaging has multiple functions, but the most important is to secure a packaged medical device or pharmaceutical product. The packaging of pharmaceutical products is a dynamic method that requires special care and attention, with different products having different criteria

OpenPR | August 24, 2021

WestRock (WRK) Gains From Packaging Demand Amid Higher Costs

Robust demand for packaging, surging e-commerce activities and strategic acquisitions are benefiting WestRock (WRK).

Yahoo | August 19, 2021

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WRK Price Returns

1-mo 0.50%
3-mo -3.59%
6-mo -2.77%
1-year 35.05%
3-year -1.51%
5-year 22.95%
YTD 16.21%
2020 4.63%
2019 19.29%
2018 -38.35%
2017 28.20%
2016 15.55%

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