Contrasting Westrock Coffee (WEST) & Its Peers

Westrock Coffee (NASDAQ:WESTGet Free Report) is one of 35 public companies in the “Beverages” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Westrock Coffee to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and risk.

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Westrock Coffee $867.87 million -$55.19 million -7.40
Westrock Coffee Competitors $11.00 billion $1.61 billion 55.51

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.


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%

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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Westrock Coffee and its competitors, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Westrock Coffee 0 0 1 0 3.00
Westrock Coffee Competitors 181 1256 1604 35 2.49

Westrock Coffee presently has a consensus target price of $14.00, suggesting a potential upside of 41.70%. As a group, “Beverages” companies have a potential upside of 8.04%. Given Westrock Coffee’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Westrock Coffee is more favorable than its competitors.

Institutional & 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 company insiders. Comparatively, 27.6% of shares of all “Beverages” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.


Westrock Coffee beats its competitors on 8 of the 13 factors compared.

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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