Head-To-Head Contrast: Westrock Coffee (WEST) vs. Its Peers

Westrock Coffee (NASDAQ:WESTGet Free Report) is one of 34 public companies in the “Beverages” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Westrock Coffee to similar companies based on the strength of its valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, dividends and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

46.4% of Westrock Coffee shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 39.4% of shares of all “Beverages” companies are owned by institutional investors. 42.1% of Westrock Coffee shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 27.2% of shares of all “Beverages” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Westrock Coffee and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Westrock Coffee 0 0 0 0 N/A
Westrock Coffee Competitors 180 1251 1597 35 2.49

As a group, “Beverages” companies have a potential upside of 7.99%. Given Westrock Coffee’s competitors higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Westrock Coffee has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.


This table compares Westrock Coffee and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Westrock Coffee -8.58% -310.68% -3.60%
Westrock Coffee Competitors -55.99% -853.84% -19.94%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Westrock Coffee and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Westrock Coffee $867.87 million -$55.19 million -7.67
Westrock Coffee Competitors $11.00 billion $1.60 billion 55.60

Westrock Coffee’s competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Westrock Coffee. Westrock Coffee is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Volatility and Risk

Westrock Coffee has a beta of 0.24, suggesting that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Westrock Coffee’s competitors have a beta of 0.49, suggesting that their average stock price is 51% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Westrock Coffee Company Profile

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Westrock Coffee Company, LLC operates as an integrated coffee, tea, flavors, extracts, and ingredients solutions provider in the United States and internationally. It operates through two segments, Beverage Solutions and Sustainable Sourcing and Traceability. The company provides coffee sourcing, supply chain management, product development, roasting, packaging, and distribution services to the retail, food service and restaurant, convenience store and travel center, non-commercial account, CPG, and hospitality industries. The Beverage Solutions segment provides various packaging, including branded and private label coffee in bags, fractional packs, and single serve cups, as well as extract solutions. The Sustainable Sourcing and Traceability segment engages in delivery and settlement of forward sales contracts for green coffee. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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