Westrock Company ( WRK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 17, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2015. Shareholders who purchased WRK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $48.55, the dividend yield is 3.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WRK was $48.55, representing a -26.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.40 and a 0.73% increase over the 52 week low of $48.20.
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 $2.04. Zacks Investment Research reports WRK's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -.58%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.
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