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  • Revenues ($M)$11,381
  • Revenue Percent Change15%
  • Profits ($M)$507
  • Profits Percent Change5.7%
  • Assets ($M)$25,357
  • Employees41,400
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$9,908
  • Previous Rank293
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    F

The Georgia-based company formerly known as RockTenn merged with MeadWestvaco last year and manufactures paper and corrugated and consumer packaging.

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Company Info

CEO
Steven C. Voorhees
Sector
Materials
Industry
Packaging, Containers
HQ Location
Richmond, VA
Websitehttp://www.westrock.com
Years on Fortune 500 List5
Employees41,400
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2015., Changed name from RockTenn after acquiring MeadWestvaco (2014 rank: 464), July 1, 2015.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$11,38115%
Profits ($M)$5075.7%
Assets ($M)$25,357-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,652-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$9,908-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues4.5%
Profits as % of Assets2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity4.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.93
EPS % Change (from 2014)-10.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)0.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)28.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-23.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)12.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)22.7%