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How has WestRock Company:(NYSE:WRK) performed recently?

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 11276.34. It is in the Packaging & Containers industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of 32.93, a forward P/E of 16.84 and EPS of 1.36. At a stock price of 44.73 (0.11%) it has a dividend yield of 3.36%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 0.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by -10.90%. The next year growth is going to be about 3.92% and more long-term -6.91% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -46.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 30.50% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 41.70%.

For performance, WestRock Company the past week has seen a gain of -0.40%. For the last month performance for WestRock Company is 5.20%. While the last quarter is 16.48% and half year, 40.80%. Finally for the year, performance is -17.85%.

The 52-week high for WestRock Company, is at -26.28%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 53.19%. The 20-day simple moving average is 8.39% and 12.09% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.37%, and for the month it is 2.64%. WestRock Company, has a target price of 70.56.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.56, and for total debt/equity WestRock Company has 0.59. The gross margin is 19.40%, while operating margin is -0.40%, the profit margin is -8.00%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.

Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 92.40%. WestRock Company has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 252.38. The shares float is 249.11, with the float short at 2.46%, with short ratio coming to 3.78.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see WestRock Company, get -4.70%, with its returns on investment at 3.60%. Return on equity is -10.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 70.56, reached soon?

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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