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Westrock Company (WRK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 09, 2018

Westrock Company ( WRK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 20, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WRK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WRK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $56.72, the dividend yield is 3.03%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WRK was $56.72, representing a -20.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.55 and a 7.46% increase over the 52 week low of $52.78.

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 $7.03. Zacks Investment Research reports WRK's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 55.41%, compared to an industry average of 25.3%.

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 S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM )
  • iShares S&P Global Timber & Forestry Index Fund ( WOOD )
  • iShares Trust ( MATF )
  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY )
  • ProShares Equities for Rising Rates ETF ( EQRR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EQRR with an increase of 8.89% over the last 100 days. RTM has the highest percent weighting of WRK at 3.87%.

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


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

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