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WestRock

  • Previous Rank194
  • Revenues ($M)$16,285.1
  • Revenue Percent Change9.6%
  • Profits ($M)$1,906.1
  • Profits Percent Change169.1%
  • Assets ($M)$25,360.5
  • Employees45,100

The manufacturer of paper and corrugated and consumer packaging has more than 300 facilities around the world.

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Company Info

CEO
Steven C. Voorhees
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Materials
Industry
Packaging, Containers
HQ Location
Atlanta, Ga.
Websitehttp://www.westrock.com
Years on Fortune 500 List8
Employees45,100
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2018., Acquired KapStone Paper & Packaging (2017 rank: 696), Nov. 2, 2018.

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$16,285.19.6%
Profits ($M)$1,906.1169.1%
Assets ($M)$25,360.5-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,469.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues11.7%
Profits as % of Assets7.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity16.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.34
EPS % Change (from 2017)165.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)8.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)21.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-38.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-1.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11.6%