Company profile

Ticker
WST
Exchange
CEO
Eric Mark Green
Employees
Incorporated in
Location
Fiscal year end
Former names
West Co Inc
SEC CIK
IRS number
231210010

WST stock data

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Calendar

24 Apr 20
3 Jul 20
31 Dec 20

News

Company financial data Financial data

Quarter (USD) Mar 20 Dec 19 Sep 19 Jun 19
Revenue 491.5M 470.6M 456.1M 469.7M
Diluted EPS 0.99 0.85 0.75 0.88
Operating income 88M 78.1M 67.3M 80.5M
Net change in cash -103.8M 43.1M 69.3M 61.2M
Cash on hand 335.3M 439.1M 396M 326.7M
Cost of revenue 324.5M 317.4M 308.3M 311.8M
Annual (USD) Dec 19 Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 16
Revenue 1.84B 1.72B 1.6B 1.51B
Diluted EPS 3.21 2.74 1.99 1.91
Operating income 296.6M 240.3M 225.8M 195.2M
Net change in cash 101.7M 101.5M 32.9M -71.6M
Cash on hand 439.1M 337.4M 235.9M 203M
Cost of revenue 1.23B 1.17B 1.09B 1.01B

Financial data from company earnings reports

Date Owner Security Transaction Code $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
30 Jun 20 Zenner Patrick J Phantom Stock Unit Common Stock Grant Aquire A 227.17 165 37.48K 16,758.859
21 Jun 20 Birkett Bernard Common Stock Payment of exercise Dispose F 216.59 741 160.49K 9,383
3 Jun 20 Green Eric Mark Common Stock Payment of exercise Dispose F 197.94 5 989.7 72,378.087
11 May 20 Silji Abraham Common Stock Sell Dispose S 204.5 1,000 204.5K 5,894.3
11 May 20 Silji Abraham Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M 86.24 1,000 86.24K 6,894.3
11 May 20 Silji Abraham Stock Options Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M 86.24 1,000 86.24K 8,020
8 May 20 Silji Abraham Common Stock Sell Dispose S 200 1,000 200K 5,894.3
8 May 20 Silji Abraham Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M 86.24 1,000 86.24K 6,894.3
8 May 20 Silji Abraham Stock Options Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M 86.24 1,000 86.24K 9,020
90.3% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 459 437 +5.0%
Opened positions 68 86 -20.9%
Closed positions 46 55 -16.4%
Increased positions 168 147 +14.3%
Reduced positions 159 140 +13.6%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 78.89B 59.92B +31.7%
Total shares 66.64M 67.91M -1.9%
Total puts 46.4K 14K +231.4%
Total calls 92.7K 71K +30.6%
Total put/call ratio 0.5 0.2 +153.8%
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
BLK BlackRock 8.46M $1.29B +3.7%
Vanguard 7.68M $1.17B +2.4%
N Price T Rowe Associates 5.32M $809.86M -22.1%
BEN Franklin Resources 4.07M $619.83M -8.4%
STT State Street 2.79M $424.42M +2.0%
NEU Neuberger Berman 2.15M $326.95M -5.6%
Bamco 1.44M $219.6M -3.0%
WCM Investment Management 1.41M $214.8M +5.4%
Capital Research Global Investors 1.3M $197.55M -9.8%
Artisan Partners Limited Partnership 1.2M $182.78M +9.0%
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
N Price T Rowe Associates 5.32M -1.51M -22.1%
Durable Capital Partners 942.82K +942.82K NEW
Norges Bank 0 -727.31K EXIT
Massachusetts Financial Services 485.4K -444.17K -47.8%
Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, The 535.94K +432.15K +416.4%
Victory Capital Management 563.55K +390.69K +226.0%
BEN Franklin Resources 4.07M -374.44K -8.4%
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. 986.52K -364.32K -27.0%
BLK BlackRock 8.46M +302.38K +3.7%
Millennium Management 169.42K -279.05K -62.2%

Financial report summary

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Competition
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Management Discussion
  • We evaluate the performance of our segments based upon, among other things, segment net sales and operating profit. Segment operating profit excludes general corporate costs, which include executive and director compensation, stock-based compensation, adjustments to annual incentive plan expense for over- or under-attainment of targets, certain pension and other retirement benefit costs, and other corporate facilities and administrative expenses not allocated to the segments. Also excluded are items that we consider not representative of ongoing operations. Such items are referred to as other unallocated items and generally include restructuring and related charges, certain asset impairments and other specifically-identified income or expense items.
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Method of filling custom syringe
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