Westrock Story

WRK -  USA Stock  

USD 52.03  0.75  1.42%

While some of us are excited about consumer cyclical space, it makes sense to examine Westrock Company in greater detail to make a better assessment of its actual value. We will try to explain if it is still possible for Westrock to generate above-average margins. Is the entity current valuation justified? We will cover the stock valuation to give you a better outlook on taking a position in the stock.
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Is Westrock outlook positive for June 2021?
The entity has 9.71 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 0.88, which is OK given its current industry classification.
On a scale of 0 to 100, Westrock holds a performance score of 18. The firm maintains a market beta of 1.2071, which attests to a somewhat significant risk relative to the market. Let's try to break down what Westrock's beta means in this case. As the market goes up, the company is expected to outperform it. However, if the market returns are negative, Westrock will likely underperform. Although it is vital to follow Westrock historical price patterns, it is good to be conservative about what you can do with the information regarding equity current price history. The philosophy towards determining future performance of any stock is to evaluate the business as a whole together with its past performance, including all available fundamental and technical indicators. We have found twenty-eight technical indicators for Westrock, which you can use to evaluate the performance of the company. Please utilizes Westrock downside variance, as well as the relationship between the accumulation distribution and market facilitation index to make a quick decision on whether Westrock Company historical returns will revert.
We determine the current worth of Westrock Company using both absolute as well as relative valuation methodologies to arrive at its intrinsic value. In general, an absolute valuation paradigm, as applied to this company, attempts to find the value of Westrock based exclusively on its fundamental and basic technical indicators. By analyzing Westrock's financials, quarterly and monthly indicators, and related drivers such as dividends, operating cash flow, and various types of growth rates, we attempt to find the most accurate representation of Westrock's intrinsic value. In some cases, mostly for established, large-cap companies, we also incorporate more traditional valuation methods such as dividend discount, discounted cash flow, or asset-based models. As compared to an absolute model, our relative valuation model uses a comparative analysis of Westrock. We calculate exposure to Westrock's market risk, different technical and fundamental indicators, relevant financial multiples and ratios, and then comparing them to Westrock's related companies.

Westrock Investment Alerts

Westrock investment alerts and warnings help investors to get more proficient at understanding not only critical technical and fundamental signals but also the significant portfolio-centered indicators. These indicators include beta, alpha, and other risk-related measures that will help you in monitoring Westrock Company performance across your portfolios.Please check all investment alerts for Westrock

Westrock Valuation Ratios as Compared to Competition

Our valuation model uses many indicators to compare Westrock value to that of its competitors to determine the firm's financial worth. You can analyze the relationship between different fundamental ratios across Westrock competition to find correlations between indicators driving the intrinsic value of Westrock.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions.
It is good to see analyst projects for Westrock, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

A Deeper Perspective

The firm reported the last year's revenue of 17.56 B. Reported Net Loss for the year was (677.5 M) with profit before taxes, overhead, and interest of 3.2 B.

Margins Breakdown

Westrock profit margins show the degree to which it makes money. Margin indicators are used not only by investors but also by creditors or Westrock itself as indicators of financial health and management effectiveness. Please look more closely at the different varieties of Westrock profit margins.
Operating Margin(1.83)
EBITDA Margin6.11
Gross Margin22.28
Profit Margin(4.64)


Westrock Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization USD is fairly stable at the moment. Further, Westrock Revenue Per Employee is fairly stable at the moment.

Will Westrock pull back in June 2021?

Recent Total Risk Alpha is up to 0.06. Price may plunge again.
As of the 5th of May, Westrock maintains the Mean Deviation of 1.67, market risk adjusted performance of 0.4394, and Downside Deviation of 1.79. Relative to fundamental indicators, the technical analysis model lets you check existing technical drivers of Westrock Company, as well as the relationship between them. Specifically, you can use this information to find out if the company will indeed mirror its model of past data patterns, or the prices will eventually revert. We were able to interpolate data for nineteen technical drivers for Westrock, which can be compared to its rivals. Please check out Westrock jensen alpha and downside variance to decide if Westrock is priced fairly, providing market reflects its latest price of 58.33 per share. Given that Westrock Company has jensen alpha of 0.3254, we strongly advise you to confirm Westrock's prevalent market performance to make sure the company can sustain itself at a future point.

The Current Takeaway on Westrock Investment

Although some firms under the packaging & containers industry are still a bit expensive, Westrock may offer a potential longer-term growth to traders. With a less-than optimistic outlook for your 30 days horizon, it may be a good time to short some or all of your Westrock holdings as it seems the potential growth was already fully factored into the current price. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Westrock.

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