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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) which is in the industry Packaging & Containers, gaining 0.51% today. In the last week its performance is 1.11%, and 22.32% for the past quarter. Currently, WestRock Company, WRK has a target price of 70.56, so today’s gain of 0.51% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.02%.

WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK), has a market cap of 12333.31, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 92.40%.

At the current price of 49.08, it has a dividend yield of 3.06%, and its target price is 70.56. This is with a profit margin of -5.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.59. WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) has a P/E of 36.17, as well as a forward P/E of 18.36.

With a current EPS of 1.36, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 4.70%,WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 0.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be -6.91%.

Performance for the year is -13.05%. Since its IPO date on 6/24/2015, the total performance to date is 10.81%.

Volume today for WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK), is 1239400, while its average volume is 1745.53. Whilst the total gain today was 0.51%, it did have a day high of -0.12%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.56%, and 2.41% for the month. The 52-week low for WestRock Company, WRK has been 68.09%, while the 52-week-high has reached -19.11%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 3.60%, and its return on assets is -3.10%. WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) has an operating margin of 1.20%. With a sales growth of 41.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that WestRock Company, WRK is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.56, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of WestRock Company? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 0.85, along with a P/B of 1.25. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 47.67.

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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