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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: WestRock Company, WRK

WestRock Company, WRK is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Packaging & Containers in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, WestRock Company, WRK  has a market cap of 10562.59. Since its IPO date on the *TBA, WestRock Company, WRK performance year to date is -6.10%. Today WestRock Company, WRK has gained 4.65%, with a current price of 43.9.

Ownership of the company is 0.90% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 92.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of *TBA. Return of assets are at -0.60%, with return on investment at 3.60%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, WestRock Company, WRK is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.54. While Total debt/equity is 0.58. With a profit margin of -0.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 19.60%, and operating margin of 1.90%. WestRock Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.7, while the quick ratio is 0.9.

For the last year WestRock Company, WRK has seen a EPS growth of -10.90%. A performance for the year of -30.58%. The 52-week high is -29.40%, and the 52-week low is 49.06%. The average volume for WestRock Company, WRK is 1569784.

With a target price of 70.56, can WestRock Company, WRK reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of WestRock Company, WRK. WestRock Company has a P/E of *TBA and a forward P/E of 15.32. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of *TBA. WestRock Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.77 and 0.97 respectively. For P/cash, WestRock Company has a value of 28.73, while it is 32.54 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 43.9, WestRock Company has a dividend yield of 3.58%. We see a return on equity of -1.30%.

Looking more long-term WestRock Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of -8.67%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 6.00% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -10.90% for this year and for the last five years a 0.50% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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