WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 14.99 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for WestRock Company is 59.65 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 63.54. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 1433.28. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 61.69, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 16.36. The current EPS for WestRock Company, is 0.97, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -79.60%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 17.49%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for WestRock Company, EPS is looking like it will grow 43.30% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 6.30%. Quarter over quarter is 87.80% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 4.70%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -15.80%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 21.30%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.80% and institutional ownership is 90.70%. Shares outstanding is 251.27, while shares float is at a value of 247.98. Float short for WestRock Company is 0.91% and the short ratio is 1.58.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.56, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.59. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 2.2, and the quick ratio is 1.5. The most recent gross margin is 19.00% and their operating margin is 3.40%. The profit margin is 1.30%.
WestRock Company has seen returns on assets of 0.80%, and on investment, 2.20%. Return on equity is 1.90%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 9.79. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.05, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.55 and Price/cash is 38.9, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 25.13.
The simple moving averages are 3.80% and 14.16% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -1.18% and the 52 week low is 46.81%.
WestRock Company has a dividend yield of 2.68%, with a current price of 59.65. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 211.70%. This is in an industry, Packaging & Containers, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. WestRock Company is based in USA.
Performance in the Packaging & Containers industry means that WestRock Company has seen performance for the past week of 4.08%, with performance for the month coming to 5.02%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 20.90%, and for the half year the performance is 48.35%. Volatility for this week is 1.79% and for the month this is 1.55%.
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