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WestRock Co Company Profile (NYSE:WRK)

Consensus Ratings for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 6 Hold Rating(s), 11 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.56)
Consensus Price Target: $56.15 (44.46% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/15/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuy$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$43.30 -> $46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/22/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/3/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingBuy$52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/2/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$40.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/2/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/20/2016Dundee SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016Wells FargoDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$70.56View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016RBC CapitalLower Price TargetSector Perform$47.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/30/2015Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageBuy$62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$54.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/6/2015DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$66.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/12/2015KeyBancReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/3/2015Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$69.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/25/2015Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$70.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2015Credit AgricoleInitiated CoverageUnderperform$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/2/2015Goldman SachsInitiated CoverageBuy$73.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016        
4/29/2016Q2$0.52$0.61$3.74 million$3.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q1$0.58$0.59$3.71 million$3.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q4$0.95$0.93$4.02 billion$3.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015Q3$1.03$1.15ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201611$0.48$0.86$0.64
Q2 20168$0.55$1.09$0.87
Q3 20165$0.61$1.11$0.81
Q4 20163$0.61$0.73$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Payout Ratio:NaN
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/25/2016quarterly$0.383.77%5/4/20165/6/20165/16/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2016quarterly$0.384.5%2/10/20162/12/20162/25/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2015quarterly$0.382.77%11/17/201511/19/201512/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2015$0.388/10/20158/12/20158/25/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/5/2016J Powell BrownDirectorBuy6,000$32.19$193,140.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2016Ward H DicksonCFOBuy3,000$34.01$102,030.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/14/2016James B PorterInsiderSell26,000$38.57$1,002,820.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2015James B PorterInsiderSell39,000$44.60$1,739,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/15/2015Arnold Stephen MeadowsCAOSell5,000$59.70$298,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)
DateHeadline
06/30/16 09:58 AMAnalyst Rating Update on Westrock Company (WRK) - TheFounders Daily
06/28/16 08:56 AMWestRock Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRK-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/28/16 04:56 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 04:49 AMEquity Research and Technical Review on WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - Press Telegraph
06/26/16 05:25 AMWestrock Company (NYSE:WRK) Sellers Increased By 11.13% Their Shorts - Engelwood Daily
06/26/16 05:25 AMPrice Target Update on Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK) - Trade Calls
06/24/16 07:17 PMDoes WestRock Co Have Any Gas After Today's Gap Down? - Engelwood Daily
06/22/16 07:16 PMCG Stocks Summary: Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE:HRL), WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - share market updates (press release)
06/22/16 04:49 AMWestrock Company (NYSE:WRK) Analyst Rating Consensus - TheFounders Daily
06/21/16 05:01 AMCitigroup Maintains WestRock Co to Buy with Price Target $46.00 - TheFounders Daily
06/20/16 08:39 AMWestRock : Early Briefing on Packaging & Containers Stocks - Graphic Packaging Holding, International Paper, Owens-Illinois, and WestRock
06/09/16 03:00 PMWestRock Looks Good on Paper -
06/07/16 07:37 PMAgree To Buy WestRock At $35, Earn 10.1% Annualized Using Options
06/02/16 08:51 AMWestRock's Ratings Raised by Moody's with Stable Outlook -
05/31/16 07:46 PMWestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) Stock Update & Estimates - Stock Tick Tock - WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) Stock Update & EstimatesStock Tick TockThe consensus on Wall Street is expecting WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) to post earnings of $0.65 per share when the firm next reports it's fiscal quarterly results. According to the latest information available the report will likely be issued around 2016-08-03.and more »
05/30/16 10:38 PMStock Review and Earnings Check on WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - HNN - Stock Review and Earnings Check on WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)HNNInvestors and analysts are typically super focused on company earnings numbers when they are reported. Company earnings are a good way to evaluate the company profitability. Currently, sell-side analysts are expecting WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) to ...and more »
05/30/16 12:23 PMTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - HNN - Target Check and Stock Performance Recap WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)HNNTracking stock performance from various views may help with share evaluation. Some investors might be more focused on short-term share action while others may prefer to view long-term performance. In recent session activity, WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) ...and more »
05/28/16 10:27 AMList of trending stocks: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) , Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK) - Is stories - Is storiesList of trending stocks: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) , Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK)Is storiesIn most recently trading session on 5/26/2016, Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK) dropped -0.20% while traded on 998.53 thousand shares versus it's an average volume of 2.08 million shares. The company recorded the last trade with the price of $39.32.WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK): Sell-Side Analysts Take on EarningsNews TribuneWestrock Companycommon Stock (NYSE:WRK) Short Interest Increased By 3.43%Franklin Independentall 6 news articles »
05/27/16 10:17 AMWestRock to present at Deutsche Bank’s Global Industrials and Materials Summit - [at noodls] - NORCROSS, Ga., May 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) chief executive officer Steve Voorhees will be presenting at Deutsche Bank's Global Industrials and Materials Summit on Wednesday, ...
05/26/16 10:36 AMConsumer goods Stocks in the Spotlight: Energous Corp(NASDAQ:WATT), WestRock Co(NYSE:WRK) - NYSE Journal (press release) - NYSE Journal (press release)Consumer goods Stocks in the Spotlight: Energous Corp(NASDAQ:WATT), WestRock Co(NYSE:WRK)NYSE Journal (press release)On Wednesday,Shares of Energous Corp(NASDAQ:WATT), added 2.17% and closed at $10.38 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $9.93 and $11.25. Energous Corporation (“Energous®” or “the Company”) (WATT), ...and more »
05/24/16 02:21 PMWESTROCK CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
05/24/16 01:44 PMTracking Larry Robbins' Glenview Capital Management Portfolio - Q1 2016 Update - The stake was sold out this quarter at prices between $66.41 and $99.06. The stock currently trades at $88.07. WestRock Co. (NYSE:WRK): WRK is a ~1% stake established in Q3 2015 due to the merger of Rock-Tenn with MeadWestavco. Robbins had a position in ...
05/23/16 01:58 PMTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - Wall Street Hints and News - Target Check and Stock Performance Recap WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)Wall Street Hints and NewsTracking stock performance from various views may help with share evaluation. Some investors might be more focused on short-term share action while others may prefer to view long-term performance. In recent session activity, WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) ...and more »
05/22/16 01:50 PMStocks Trading Below Their Graham Numbers - (See the full valuation.) WestRock Co. WestRock Co. (NYSE:WRK) qualifies for both the Enterprising Investor and the more conservative Defensive Investor. The Defensive Investor is only concerned by the low current ratio while the Enterprising Investor's ...
05/19/16 03:25 PMETF’s with exposure to WestRock Co. : May 19, 2016 -
05/19/16 02:18 PMWESTROCK CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition -
05/18/16 01:57 PMWestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) & Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Consumer Goods Watch List - Wall Street 24 - WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) & Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Consumer Goods Watch ListWall Street 24On Monday, Shares of WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) gained 3.23% to $39.63. The share price is trading in a range of $38.29 – $41.10. The stock exchanged hands with 3.94 Million shares contrast to its average daily volume of 314,109 shares. WestRock ...and more »
05/18/16 01:57 PMCG Stocks Indication: Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK), WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK), Goodyear Tire ... - share market updates (press release) - CG Stocks Indication: Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK), WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK), Goodyear Tire ...share market updates (press release)Shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.12 points or -0.90% at $13.24 with 4.75 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $13.28, the ...and more »
05/18/16 10:44 AMCredit Suisse Reduced WestRock’s Price Target to $48 per Share -
05/18/16 10:44 AMWho Were the Outliers in the Consumer Space on May 17? -
05/18/16 08:09 AMWestRock Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRK-US : May 18, 2016 -
05/17/16 03:52 PMWestRock (WRK) Stock Price Target Lowered at Credit Suisse -
05/17/16 10:06 AMWho Were the Outliers in the Consumer Space on May 16? -
05/17/16 09:09 AMWestRock (WRK) Stock Up on Completed Spin-off of Ingevity -
05/15/16 11:32 PMWestRock Announces Completion of Ingevity Separation - [at noodls] - NORCROSS, Ga., May 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) announced today that it has successfully completed the separation of its specialty chemicals business, Ingevity Corporation, ...
05/12/16 01:20 PMCG Stocks Assessment: General Motors (GM), WestRock Co (WRK), Kraft Heinz (KHC) - share market updates (press release) - CG Stocks Assessment: General Motors (GM), WestRock Co (WRK), Kraft Heinz (KHC)share market updates (press release)Shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) ended Wednesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.28 points or -0.89% at $31.07 with 8.54 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $31.32, the shares hit an ...
05/11/16 04:17 PMWESTROCK CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement -
05/10/16 05:23 AMWESTROCK CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
05/09/16 01:41 PMStock Earnings Report: WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) - News Oracle - Stock Earnings Report: WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)News OracleLast Trade: The Company rose 1.77% and finished at $40.90. The daily volume was measured at 1.61 million shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $66.40 and the 52-week low is $29.73. The company has a market cap of $10.71 billion. The stock ...and more »
05/09/16 01:41 PMCG Sector Updates: Coty Inc (COTY), WestRock Co (WRK), Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (BUD) - share market updates (press release) - CG Sector Updates: Coty Inc (COTY), WestRock Co (WRK), Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (BUD)share market updates (press release)Shares of Coty Inc (NYSE:COTY) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.13 points or -0.48% at $26.86 with 1.70 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $26.78, the shares hit an intraday low of $26 ...
05/04/16 03:48 PMETF’s with exposure to WestRock Co. : May 4, 2016 -
05/03/16 01:18 PMWestRock Co (WRK) Earnings Per Share Expected to Decrease - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Risers & FallersWestRock Co (WRK) Earnings Per Share Expected to DecreaseB.O.D.Y ConfidentialWall Street await WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) to release earnings on May, 4. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.52, up exactly $0.25 or 92.59% from 2014's $0.27 EPS. The expected WRK's profit could reach $130.28M giving the stock 19.86 P/E in the ...Jefferies Group Equities Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for WestRock Co (WRK)Web Breaking NewsShares Of Westrock Co (NYSE:WRK) Rated As Equal Weight By Analysts At Barclays CapitalRisers & FallersWestRock Co (WRK) is Reiterated by Barclays to Equal Weight, Raises Price Target to $ 41Market DigestWall Street 24 -The Postall 15 news articles »
05/03/16 09:44 AMWestRock Co. :WRK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/03/16 08:01 AMWESTROCK CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
04/30/16 01:31 PMTwo Consumer Good Traded Stocks: Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK) , Delphi Automotive plc (NYSE:DLPH) - Is stories - Is storiesTwo Consumer Good Traded Stocks: Westrock Company (NYSE:WRK) , Delphi Automotive plc (NYSE:DLPH)Is storiesWestrock Company (NYSE:WRK) increased +0.24% to $41.85 while traded 2.84 million shares on 4/29/2016. The stock price negotiated for value between $40.91 to $44.49 in recent trading session. During the past 52 weeks, the stock's price witnessed a ...and more »
04/30/16 01:31 PMQ2 Results: WestRock Co (WRK) - share market updates (press release) - Web Breaking NewsQ2 Results: WestRock Co (WRK)share market updates (press release)Shares of WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.10 points or 0.24% at $41.85 with 2.84 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $43.52, the shares hit an intraday low of ...Stock on the Move: WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK)The Point ReviewWestRock Co (WRK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.09 EPSWeb Breaking NewsAlpha Omega Wealth Management buys $2147772 stake in WestRock Co (WRK)Market DigestFranklin Independent -Sonoran Weekly Review -TheStreet.comall 14 news articles »
04/29/16 02:31 PMEdited Transcript of WRK earnings conference call or presentation 29-Apr-16 2:00pm GMT -
04/29/16 01:25 PMWestRock Co (WRK): Host a Conference Call - share market updates (press release) - WestRock Co (WRK): Host a Conference Callshare market updates (press release)Shares of WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) ended Thursday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.12 points or 0.29% at $41.75 with 3.31 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $41.24, the shares hit an intraday low of ...
04/29/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 WestRock Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
04/29/16 05:57 AMWestRock tops Street 2Q forecasts -
About WestRock Co

WestRock Co logoWestrock Company is a provider of packaging solutions and manufactures containerboard and paperboard. The Company's operating segments include Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, Specialty Chemicals, and Land and Development. The Company operates in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. It also operates a specialty chemicals business and develops real estate in Charleston, South Carolina. The Company's corrugated packaging system manufactures containerboard, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging and preprinted linerboard for sale to consumer and industrial products manufacturers and corrugated box manufacturers. It operates virgin and recycled fiber paperboard mills and consumer packaging converting operations, which convert items, such as folding and beverage cartons, displays, dispensing and interior partitions. The Company manufactures, markets and distributes specialty chemicals derived from sawdust and other byproducts of the papermaking process.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WRK
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $38.87
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $38.49
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -3.29
  • Market Cap: $9.71B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.96 EPS
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WestRock Co (NYSE:WRK) Chart for Thursday, June, 30, 2016


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