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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 11385.21. It is in the Packaging & Containers industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of *TBA, a forward P/E of 16.73 and EPS of -0.74. At a stock price of 44.75 (0.63%) it has a dividend yield of 3.37%.

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 3.99% and more long-term -8.47% 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 1.76%. For the last month performance for WestRock Company is 11.55%. While the last quarter is 5.39% and half year, 45.92%. Finally for the year, performance is -26.87%.

The 52-week high for WestRock Company, is at -27.20%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 53.26%. The 20-day simple moving average is 10.52% and 11.50% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.57%, and for the month it is 2.67%. 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 19.60%, while operating margin is -62.90%, the profit margin is -6.80%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.

Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 93.20%. WestRock Company has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 256.02. The shares float is 250.22, with the float short at 2.45%, with short ratio coming to 3.59.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see WestRock Company, get -3.10%, with its returns on investment at 3.60%. Return on equity is -7.00%. 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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