NYSE:WRK - WestRock Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $56.27
  • Forecasted Upside: 16.75 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 4 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for WRK

Analyst Price Target is $56.27
▲ +16.75% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for WestRock in the last 3 months. The average price target is $56.27, with a high forecast of $73.00 and a low forecast of $45.00. The average price target represents a 16.75% upside from the last price of $48.20.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 11 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in WestRock. This rating changed within the last month from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2021TruistInitiated CoverageHold$47.00Low
10/13/2021Truist SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$47.00Low
10/8/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$71.00 ➝ $65.00Low
8/6/2021KeyCorpLower Price TargetUnderweight$49.00 ➝ $45.00Low
6/21/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$65.00 ➝ $71.00Medium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $55.00Low
5/7/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$67.00 ➝ $73.00Low
5/6/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$59.00 ➝ $65.00High
4/19/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price Target$58.00 ➝ $59.00High
4/5/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetUnderweight$35.00 ➝ $40.00Low
3/26/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$47.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
3/10/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$54.00 ➝ $61.00Low
2/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$43.00 ➝ $47.00Low
1/20/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Hold$34.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
1/12/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$59.00Low
1/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$36.00 ➝ $43.00Low
1/5/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$61.00N/A
12/4/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$47.00Medium
11/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$57.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
10/26/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$28.00 ➝ $36.00Low
10/12/2020BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$35.00 ➝ $57.00Medium
9/15/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $41.00High
9/9/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$40.00 ➝ $44.00Low
8/6/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$34.00 ➝ $36.00Low
8/5/2020DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/15/2020Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$28.00High
5/26/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$42.00 ➝ $34.00High
5/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$42.00 ➝ $35.00High
5/5/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetUnderweight$27.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/16/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$31.00High
4/9/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$52.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
4/9/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetUnderweight$34.00 ➝ $27.00High
3/18/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$27.00High
1/6/2020CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$38.00 ➝ $48.00High
1/2/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$52.00High
12/2/2019Exane BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00Low
12/2/2019BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00Low
11/18/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$48.00High
11/7/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingSell$34.00Low
10/17/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$39.00 ➝ $38.00Low
9/23/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingSell$32.00Low
7/15/2019KeyCorpDowngradeSector Weight ➝ Underweight$32.00Low
6/24/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$44.00Medium
6/24/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
5/15/2019UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$47.00Low
5/1/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/17/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$51.00 ➝ $42.00High
1/8/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformLow
1/7/2019BarclaysDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$52.00 ➝ $42.00Low
1/7/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/7/2019CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$52.00 ➝ $42.00Low
12/20/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
12/17/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
12/10/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$57.00 ➝ $54.00Low
11/6/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$53.00 ➝ $50.00Low
11/6/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftSet Price TargetBuy$58.00Low
10/23/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$52.00High
10/23/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
10/11/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$75.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
10/10/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ Buy$64.00High
10/9/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$63.00 ➝ $53.00Medium
10/9/2018BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$80.00 ➝ $54.00High
9/21/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$63.00Medium
8/9/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$64.00 ➝ $62.00Low
7/10/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$80.00 ➝ $75.00Low
7/5/2018StephensSet Price TargetEqual ➝ Equal Weight$74.00 ➝ $63.00Low
4/27/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
4/5/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$83.00 ➝ $80.00Low
2/12/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$60.00 ➝ $64.00Low
1/30/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$73.00 ➝ $76.00Low
1/30/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$80.00 ➝ $83.00Low
1/30/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$85.00Low
1/30/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftSet Price TargetBuy$78.00Low
1/30/2018DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$82.00Low
1/29/2018StephensSet Price TargetHold$74.00Low
1/25/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$77.00Low
1/10/2018StephensSet Price TargetHold$72.00Low
12/14/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftSet Price TargetBuy$70.00High
12/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00Low
11/10/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/6/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$58.00 ➝ $60.00N/A
11/3/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$74.00N/A
10/24/2017StephensInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$61.00N/A
10/11/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/9/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$61.00 ➝ $65.00N/A
9/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$65.00Low
8/7/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$54.00 ➝ $58.00Low
8/4/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$69.00Low
7/18/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Equal Weight$52.00 ➝ $54.00Low
7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$68.00Low
7/13/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-BuyLow
6/29/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
6/22/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$65.00Low
6/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$62.00Low
5/1/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $52.00Low
4/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$59.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
4/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$66.00Low
4/25/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $60.00Low
4/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$54.00 ➝ $59.00High
4/18/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$57.00 ➝ $61.00High
4/14/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyN/A
4/7/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$62.00Low
3/7/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$65.00N/A
2/21/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$65.00 ➝ $66.00N/A
2/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$66.00N/A
2/15/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
2/2/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
1/27/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
1/26/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual Weight$46.00 ➝ $50.00N/A
1/25/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$59.00 ➝ $64.00N/A
1/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$62.00N/A
1/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$51.00N/A
11/23/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$62.00N/A
11/8/2016Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $59.00N/A
11/7/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$56.00N/A
(Data available from 10/20/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.25 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Current Sentiment

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WestRock logo
WestRock Co. engages in the provision of paper and packaging solutions. It operates through the following segments: Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, and Land and Development. The Corrugated Packaging segment consists of its containerboard mill and corrugated packaging operations, as well as recycling operations. The Consumer Packaging segment includes consumer mills, folding carton, beverage, merchandising displays, and partition operations. The Land and Development segment sells real estate primarily in the Charleston, South Carolina region. The company was founded on March 6, 2015 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
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Today's Range

Now: $48.20
Low: $47.45
High: $48.24

50 Day Range

MA: $50.71
Low: $46.57
High: $52.60

52 Week Range

Now: $48.20
Low: $36.59
High: $62.03


1,786,713 shs

Average Volume

1,857,442 shs

Market Capitalization

$12.87 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of WestRock?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on WestRock in the last twelve months: Argus, BMO Capital Markets, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., KeyCorp, Morgan Stanley, Truist, Truist Securities, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for WestRock?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for WestRock in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $56.27, suggesting a possible upside of 18.0%. Credit Suisse Group AG has the highest price target set, predicting WRK will reach $73.00 in the next twelve months. KeyCorp has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $45.00 for WestRock in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for WestRock?

WestRock currently has 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in WRK, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact WestRock's investor relations team?

WestRock's physical mailing address is 1000 ABERNATHY ROAD NE, ATLANTA GA, 30328. The basic materials company's listed phone number is (770) 448-2193 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for WestRock is www.westrock.com.