45.56 +0.02 (0.04%)
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|Bid||44.55 x 2200|
|Ask||47.50 x 1200|
|Day's Range||45.25 - 46.77|
|52 Week Range||39.21 - 71.55|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||2.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||6.49|
|Earnings Date||Jan 28, 2019 - Feb 1, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.82 (3.97%)|
|1y Target Est||60.08|
Short interest is low for WRK with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last month, ETFs holding WRK are favorable, with net inflows of $11.30 billion.
Company Receives 12 Awards at Annual Paperboard Packaging Competition, Including Inaugural Digital Application of the Year Award ATLANTA, Nov. 06, 2018 -- WestRock Company.
rose 70 cents (1.6%) on Monday to close at $45.37 after the firm reported better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter earnings, citing strong growth in the company's North American corrugated-packaging business. WestRock said it earned an adjusted $1.29 a share for the quarter ended Sept. 30, surpassing both analysts' $1.24 estimate and the 87 cents per share that the company posted in fourth-quarter 2017. Including one-time items, WestRock earned $1.08 a share, up from 76 cents a year earlier.
WestRock (WRK) has expanded its portfolio of paper and packaging solutions for customers by completing the KapStone acquisition.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street on Monday, Nov. 5, as stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data reignited bets on faster Federal Reserve rate hikes and as investors looked ahead to the midterm elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, that could change the composition - and direction - of Congress for at least the next two years. With the U.S. economy adding 250,000 new jobs in October, and wages rising at the fastest pace in nearly a decade, investors now expect a full compliment of rate hikes from the Fed as it plots its path toward "neutral" in the months ahead. The Federal Reserve's monetary policymaking arm - the Federal Open Market Committee - is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, Nov. 7.
WestRock (WRK) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 4.03% and -0.55%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
The Atlanta-based company said it had net income of $1.08 per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and non-recurring costs, were $1.29 per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. ...
ATLANTA, Nov. 05, 2018 -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today announced results for its fiscal fourth quarter.
US paper and packaging maker WestRock on Monday posted a rise in annual sales, but fears of falling prices for finished cardboard and new market entrants continue to weigh heavily across the sector. Atlanta based WestRock said net sales in the year to September rose 10 per cent to $16.3bn. Fears that prices of corrugated cardboard will soon reach an inflection point and begin falling have hit investors’ confidence.
WestRock Company (WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS). “I am pleased that we have completed the acquisition of KapStone Paper and Packaging, and I welcome our new teammates to WestRock,” said Steve Voorhees, chief executive officer of WestRock. “The addition of KapStone enhances our differentiated portfolio of paper and packaging solutions and will enable us to serve our customers better across our system.
WestRock's (WRK) Q4 performance will be unfavorably impacted by elevated operational and supply-chain costs due to the Hurricane Florence despite seasonally higher volumes and a favorable mix.
Short interest is low for WRK with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding WRK totaled $1.01 billion.
NEW YORK , Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600: S&P MidCap 400 constituent Keysight Technologies Inc. ...
WestRock Company (“WestRock”) (WRK) and KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (“KapStone”) (KS) today announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has cleared WestRock’s pending acquisition of KapStone through Whiskey Holdco, Inc. (“Holdco”). As this was the last antitrust approval required to complete the pending acquisition, WestRock and KapStone expect the pending acquisition to close on November 2, 2018, subject to customary closing conditions. As a result of the acquisition, among other things, Holdco will become the ultimate parent of WestRock, KapStone and their respective subsidiaries.
ATLANTA and NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WestRock Company ("WestRock") (WRK) and KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation ("KapStone") (KS) today announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has cleared WestRock's pending acquisition of KapStone through Whiskey Holdco, Inc. ("Holdco"). As this was the last antitrust approval required to complete the pending acquisition, WestRock and KapStone expect the pending acquisition to close on November 2, 2018, subject to customary closing conditions. As a result of the acquisition, among other things, Holdco will become the ultimate parent of WestRock, KapStone and their respective subsidiaries.
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Owners of forest land along the Florida Panhandle and beyond are grappling with at least $1.6 billion in timber losses after Hurricane Michael snapped and mangled trees across the region, according to state authorities. Forestry officials in Florida, Georgia and Alabama estimate the hurricane damaged more than five million acres of woodland in the region when it roared through this month. Forester Will Leonard said nearly all of his family’s roughly 8,000 acres of Florida Panhandle pine were damaged.
WestRock Company (WRK) today reported that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.455 per share on its common stock, an increase of $0.025 per share from its previous dividend rate and representing an annualized increase of $0.10 per share, or 5.8%. The quarterly dividend of $0.455 per share will be paid to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 9, 2018 and will be paid on November 19, 2018. “WestRock has returned $2.3 billion in capital to stockholders and increased our dividend by more than 20% over the last three years,” said Steve Voorhees, chief executive officer.
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.
Short interest is extremely low for WRK with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting WRK. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding WRK totaled $2.85 billion.