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WRK

WestRock NYSE:WRK Stock Report

Last Price

US$37.51

Market Cap

US$9.5b

7D

2.7%

1Y

-19.1%

Updated

25 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
WRK fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends4/6

WRK Stock Overview

WestRock Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides fiber-based paper and packaging solutions in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

WestRock Company Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for WestRock
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$37.51
52 Week HighUS$54.78
52 Week LowUS$30.08
Beta1.13
1 Month Change12.47%
3 Month Change-9.00%
1 Year Change-19.06%
3 Year Change-6.99%
5 Year Change-39.89%
Change since IPO389.02%

Recent News & Updates

WestRock to sell stake in RTS Packaging to Sonoco Products for $330M

Nov 09

WestRock raises dividend by 10% to $0.275

Oct 27

Recent updates

What Does WestRock Company's (NYSE:WRK) Share Price Indicate?

Aug 29
What Does WestRock Company's (NYSE:WRK) Share Price Indicate?

These 4 Measures Indicate That WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Jul 08
These 4 Measures Indicate That WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

At US$47.12, Is WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) Worth Looking At Closely?

Mar 25
At US$47.12, Is WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) Worth Looking At Closely?

WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Posted Healthy Earnings But There Are Some Other Factors To Be Aware Of

Feb 10
WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Posted Healthy Earnings But There Are Some Other Factors To Be Aware Of

Does WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Feb 04
Does WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK)?

Nov 30
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK)?

WestRock's (NYSE:WRK) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.24

Aug 03
WestRock's (NYSE:WRK) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.24

WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Aug 02
WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Should You Buy WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) For Its Dividend?

May 11
Should You Buy WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) For Its Dividend?

Does WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Apr 07
Does WestRock (NYSE:WRK) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK)

Mar 16
This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK)

Can You Imagine How WestRock's (NYSE:WRK) Shareholders Feel About The 35% Share Price Increase?

Mar 02
Can You Imagine How WestRock's (NYSE:WRK) Shareholders Feel About The 35% Share Price Increase?

Results: WestRock Company Exceeded Expectations And The Consensus Has Updated Its Estimates

Feb 09
Results: WestRock Company Exceeded Expectations And The Consensus Has Updated Its Estimates

Don't Buy WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) For Its Next Dividend Without Doing These Checks

Feb 08
Don't Buy WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) For Its Next Dividend Without Doing These Checks

Shareholder Returns

WRKUS PackagingUS Market
7D2.7%2.5%1.3%
1Y-19.1%-16.8%-18.5%

Return vs Industry: WRK underperformed the US Packaging industry which returned -16.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WRK matched the US Market which returned -18.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WRK's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WRK volatility
WRK Average Weekly Movement6.0%
Packaging Industry Average Movement5.6%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: WRK is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: WRK's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
n/a50,500David Sewellhttps://www.westrock.com

WestRock Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides fiber-based paper and packaging solutions in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. It operates in four segments, Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, Global Paper, and Distribution. The Corrugated Packaging segment produces containerboards, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and preprinted linerboards to consumer and industrial products manufacturers, and corrugated box manufacturers.

WestRock Company Fundamentals Summary

How do WestRock's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WRK fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$9.54b
Earnings (TTM)US$944.50m
Revenue (TTM)US$21.26b

10.1x

P/E Ratio

0.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
WRK income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$21.26b
Cost of RevenueUS$17.24b
Gross ProfitUS$4.02b
Other ExpensesUS$3.08b
EarningsUS$944.50m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)3.71
Gross Margin18.92%
Net Profit Margin4.44%
Debt/Equity Ratio65.6%

How did WRK perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.9%

Current Dividend Yield

27%

Payout Ratio