Westrock Company (WRK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2019

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Westrock Company ( WRK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.455 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 25, 2019. Shareholders who purchased WRK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.81% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of WRK was $38.71, representing a -43.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.96 and a 9.97% increase over the 52 week low of $35.20.

WRK is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) and Ball Corporation ( BLL ). WRK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports WRK's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 3.11%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WRK Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to WRK through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WRK as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco MSCI Global Timber ETF ( CUT )
  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ )
  • WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an decrease of -4.68% over the last 100 days. CUT has the highest percent weighting of WRK at 4.09%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: WRK , KMB , BLL , CUT , FXZ , DON

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