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Shares of Westrock Co Rank the Lowest in Terms of Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Paper Packaging Industry (WRK, SON, PKG, BMS, AVY)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging industry with the lowest Debt-to-Capital ratios. The debt-to-capital ratio is an important measure of how a company is financing its operations along with some insight into its financial strength, relative to other companies in its industry.

Westrock Co ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,868.1%. Sonoco Products is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,555.1%. Packaging Corp ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,484.2%.

Bemis Co follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,655.1%, and Avery Dennison rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,018.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Westrock Co on February 24th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $38.42. Since that call, shares of Westrock Co have fallen 32.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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