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WestRock Co (WRK.N)

WRK.N on New York Stock Exchange

56.84USD
20 Sep 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

WestRock Q3 Earnings Per Share $1.03
Thursday, 2 Aug 2018 

Aug 2 (Reuters) - WestRock Co ::WESTROCK REPORTS STRONG GROWTH IN FISCAL 2018 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS – NET SALES INCREASED 12% AND SEGMENT EBITDA INCREASED 30%.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.03.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.06 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.09.QTRLY NET SALES $4,137.5 MILLION VERSUS $3,695.6 MILLION.  Full Article

Kapstone Paper And Packaging Says On Co, Westrock Got Requests For Additional Info From U.S. DOJ Regarding Pending Deal
Monday, 16 Apr 2018 

April 16 (Reuters) - KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp ::KAPSTONE PAPER AND PACKAGING SAYS ON APRIL 13, CO, WESTROCK GOT REQUESTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFO FROM U.S. DOJ REGARDING PENDING DEAL - SEC FILING.KAPSTONE PAPER AND PACKAGING - WESTROCK DEAL EXPECTED TO CLOSE BY END OF QUARTER ENDING SEPT. 30, 2018 OR DURING FOLLOWING QUARTER.  Full Article

WestRock Says Enters Into Credit Agreement
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 

March 9 (Reuters) - WestRock Co ::WESTROCK SAYS ON MARCH 7 ENTERED INTO CREDIT AGREEMENT TO PROVIDE FOR 364-DAY SENIOR UNSECURED TERM LOAN OF UP TO $300 MILLION - SEC FILING.WESTROCK -‍ CREDIT AGREEMENT ALSO PROVIDES FOR A 3-YEAR SENIOR UNSECURED TERM LOAN IN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF UP TO $1.75 BILLION - SEC FILING.WESTROCK CO - ‍ CREDIT AGREEMENT ALSO PROVIDES FOR A 5-YEAR SENIOR UNSECURED TERM LOAN IN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF UP TO $1.75 BILLION.  Full Article

Westrock Says On Termination Of Merger Under Specified Reasons, Kapstone May Be To Pay $105.6 Mln
Monday, 29 Jan 2018 

Jan 29 (Reuters) - Kapstone Paper And Packaging Corp ::WESTROCK CO SAYS ON TERMINATION OF MERGER UNDER SPECIFIED REASONS, KAPSTONE MAY BE TO PAY TO WESTROCK A FEE OF ABOUT $105.6 MILLION -SEC FILING.  Full Article

Westrock Says CEO Steven Voorhees' FY 2017 Total Compensation Was $11.4 Mln Versus $10.7 Mln In 2016
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Westrock Co ::WESTROCK CO SAYS CEO STEVEN VOORHEES' FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $11.4 MILLION VERSUS $10.7 MILLION IN 2016 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Westrock Announces Agreements To Acquire Plymouth Packaging
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Westrock Co ::WESTROCK ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS TO ACQUIRE PLYMOUTH PACKAGING.WESTROCK ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS TO ACQUIRE PLYMOUTH PACKAGING.WESTROCK CO - ‍AGREEMENTS TO ACQUIRE SUBSTANTIALLY ALL OF ASSETS OF PLYMOUTH PACKAGING INC​.  Full Article

WestRock Sees Fiscal 2018 Revenue Of At Least $16.3 Billion
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - WestRock Co ::REITERATED FISCAL 2018 GUIDANCE FOR REVENUE OF AT LEAST $16.3 BILLION, ADJUSTED SEGMENT EBITDA OF MORE THAN $2.8 BILLION.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW $16.38 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S."HAS OPPORTUNITY TO EXPAND ITS MARGINS AND DEPLOY ITS CAPITAL" TO GROW ADJUSTED EBITDA TO MORE THAN $4 BILLION IN FISCAL YEAR 2022​.REITERATED ITS FISCAL 2018 GUIDANCE FOR ADJUSTED OPERATING CASH FLOW OF AT LEAST $2.3 BILLION​.  Full Article

WESTROCK TO UPGRADE FLORENCE, SC MILL
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Westrock Co ::WESTROCK TO UPGRADE FLORENCE, SC MILL.‍$410 MILLION INVESTMENT OVER TWO YEARS WILL REPLACE THREE OLDER PAPER MACHINES​.  Full Article

WestRock reports Q4 earnings per share $0.87
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - WestRock Co :Q4 earnings per share $0.87.Q4 revenue $235 million.Q4 revenue view $4.05 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q4 earnings per share view $0.80 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Westrock declares quarterly dividend of $0.43/share
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Westrock Co ::Westrock increases its dividend 7.5% to new annualized rate of $1.72 per share.Says ‍board declared quarterly dividend of $0.43 per share, an increase of $0.03/share from previous dividend rate.  Full Article

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Albemarle lithium chief to exit at end of July - memo

July 24 The Albemarle Corp executive overseeing the company's massive lithium operations, a key supplier of the mineral used to make batteries for Tesla Inc automobiles, is leaving at the end of the month, according to an internal memo reviewed by Reuters.