Ball Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:BLL)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $78.80 (11.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/14/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/9/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/5/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$86.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/3/2015Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/9/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/2/2015Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$68.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/23/2014Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetHold$62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/3/2014BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/4/2016ListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2016Q116$0.68$0.58$1.89 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.75$0.80$1.94 billion$1.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$0.95$1.10$2.13 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015Q215$0.94$0.89$2.13 billion$2.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2015Q115$0.79$0.69$1.91 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015Q414$0.85$0.84$1.99 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2014Q314$1.05$1.10$2.30 billion$2.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014Q214$1.03$1.13$2.25 billion$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014Q114$0.69$0.81$2.03 billion$2.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2014Q413$0.73$0.86$2.10 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2013Q313$0.94$0.78$2.27 billion$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.87$0.85$2.30 billion$2.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.65$0.58$2.09 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.66$0.64$2.11 billion$2.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012$0.88$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2012$0.87$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012$0.59$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2012$0.53$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2011$0.79$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2011$0.86$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2011$0.48$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011$0.92$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.69$0.82$0.73
Q2 20162$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q3 20162$1.06$1.07$1.07
Q4 20162$0.86$0.90$0.88
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:0.73%
Payout Ratio:55.32% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.07% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
11.95% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:9.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/27/2016quarterly$0.130.71%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016quarterly$0.130.78%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015quarterly$0.130.77%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015quarterly$0.130.75%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015quarterly$0.130.71%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2015quarterly$0.130.72%2/26/20153/2/20153/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014quarterly$0.130.82%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014quarterly$0.130.85%8/28/20149/2/20149/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014quarterly$0.130.91%5/29/20146/2/20146/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014quarterly$0.131.01%2/27/20143/3/20143/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2013quarterly$0.131.09%11/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013quarterly$0.131.15%8/29/20139/3/20139/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013quarterly$0.131.15%5/30/20136/3/20136/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2013quarterly$0.131.17%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/12/2016James N PetersonCOOSell2,000$72.56$145,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2016Hanno C FiedlerDirectorBuy7,000$71.77$502,390.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016Robert D StrainVPBuy200$71.36$14,272.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/15/2016R David HooverDirectorSell8,000$68.45$547,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2016Robert D StrainVPSell1,500$66.93$100,395.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/18/2015Jeff A KnobelVPSell2,332$73.74$171,961.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2015James N PetersonVPSell4,800$74.87$359,376.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/20/2015Shawn M BarkerVPSell5,470$70.88$387,713.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2015Lisa Ann PauleySVPSell4,250$69.94$297,245.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2015Charles E BakerVPSell9,000$72.44$651,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2015James N PetersonVPSell1,000$73.09$73,090.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2014Douglas K BradfordVPSell4,621$69.58$321,529.18View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/16/2014R David HooverDirectorSell82,000$65.57$5,376,740.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2014Lisa Ann PauleySVPSell28,000$65.72$1,840,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2014Jan NicholsonDirectorSell50,000$66.16$3,308,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/29/2014Jeff A KnobelVPSell4,800$64.03$307,344.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/20/2014Lisa Ann PauleySVPSell12,960$61.22$793,411.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2014Charles E BakerVPSell10,000$60.77$607,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2014Scott C MorrisonVPSell5,000$60.27$301,350.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2014John HayesChairmanSell16,499$60.26$994,229.74View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014R David HooverDirectorSell20,800$59.08$1,228,864.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2014Shawn BarkerVPSell6,000$56.41$338,460.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2014Lisa Ann PauleySVPSell16,000$54.65$874,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/17/2014Lisa Ann PauleySVPSell2,800$54.03$151,284.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/6/2014Douglas BradfordVPSell4,679$56.04$262,211.16View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2014Douglas BradfordVPSell12,000$55.19$662,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/3/2013John HayesChairmanSell20,000$49.47$989,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/15/2013Jeff KnobelVPSell4,800$49.94$239,712.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2013Scott MorrisonVPSell8,520$49.82$424,466.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/10/2013Leroy James Williams JrVPSell9,800$45.49$445,802.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/23/2013Charles BakerVPSell2,000$45.60$91,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/31/2013Charles E BakerVPSell15,200$45.00$684,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Gerrit HeskeCOOSell5,350$45.26$242,141.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2013Gerrit HeskeCOOSell12,323$45.25$557,615.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2013Jeff A KnobelVPSell6,000$45.85$275,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013Shawn M BarkerVPSell6,675$45.62$304,513.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2012Jeff A KnobelVPSell2,300$43.78$100,694.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 07:40 AMCG Stocks Zone: Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB), Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - share market updates (press release)
07/23/16 02:48 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - Engelwood Daily
07/23/16 07:07 AMNewtyn Management LLC Decreased Stake in Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) by $7.10 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 02:51 PMUpdate on Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) for the day - Twin County News
07/22/16 11:02 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) from Consumer Goods - The Daily Leicester
07/21/16 02:54 PMParametric Risk Advisors LLC Decreased Stake in Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) by $5.33 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/21/16 02:54 PMCG Stocks Updates: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) - share market updates (press release)
07/20/16 03:23 PMBall Corp (NYSE:BLL) nearing 52-week high, short interest increasing - Street Report
07/20/16 03:23 PMShares of Ball Corporation (BLL) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - TheFounders Daily
07/20/16 03:23 PMRevenue Estimates to see: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - News Oracle
07/19/16 08:15 PMBoulder-based Ball Aerospace expanding Maryland operations
07/19/16 07:03 AMBall Aerospace Positions For Future Growth In Washington D.C. Metro Area - [PR Newswire] - COLUMBIA, Md., July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace is increasing its footprint in the Washington D.C. metro area. To position the business for continued growth, Ball acquired specialized engineering ...
07/17/16 02:44 PMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL)'s Growth Projection - RealistInvestor.com
07/15/16 07:11 PMEarnings Estimates Analysis: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - News Oracle
07/15/16 07:11 PMInvesco Ltd. (NYSE:IVZ) & Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) Notable Runners - Money News (press release)
07/15/16 07:11 PMAnalyst's Overview of Two Stocks: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) , Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) - Street Updates
07/14/16 03:18 PMBall (BLL) Stock Gets ‘Equal Weight’ Rating at Barclays -
07/14/16 02:57 PMBall Corporation: Ball Recognized for Superior Digital Printing at IMDA Annual Conference
07/14/16 11:20 AMConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) & Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) Trend Analysis Report - Money News (press release)
07/14/16 08:28 AMBall Recognized for Superior Digital Printing at IMDA Annual Conference - [at noodls] - BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) was recognized at the 2016 International Metal Decorators Association (IMDA) annual conference for two metal packaging designs ...
07/13/16 08:19 PMSC Johnson Recognizes Ball as a Top Supplier. South Carolina SC
07/13/16 08:19 PMBall : SC Johnson Recognizes Ball as a Top Supplier
07/13/16 02:53 PMShort Term Rating on Ball Corporation (BLL) - Trade Calls
07/11/16 08:45 PMBRIEF-Ballard Power Systems signs $2.5 mln deal for hydrogen backup power systems in China - * Signs $2.5 mln technology solutions deal for hydrogen backup power systems in China
07/11/16 07:50 PMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/11/16 07:50 PMAnalysts Ranking Activities: Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) , Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - Street Updates
07/11/16 08:48 AMVirtual Reality To Team Up With MLBAM For Home Run Derby - [at Forbes] - Baseball fans will be able to see big blasts as though they were at the game.
07/10/16 02:47 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 02:47 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - Press Telegraph
07/09/16 02:44 PMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL) Receives Update on Growth Forecast - RealistInvestor.com
07/08/16 07:59 PMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL) – Top Stock from Consumer Goods Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/08/16 02:57 PMHighline Capital Management LLC Increased Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) by $5.28 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 02:57 PMBall Corporation (BLL) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 06 - Equities.com
07/08/16 02:57 PMAnalyst Buzz: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - News Oracle
07/08/16 02:57 PMBall Corp (NYSE:BLL) close to 52-week high, short interest ramping up - Street Report
07/08/16 10:52 AMBall Corporation (BLL) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 06
07/07/16 10:47 AMStocks inside Analysts Spotlight: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) , Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) - Street Updates
07/07/16 10:47 AMRecommendation Trends of the Stock: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - News Oracle
07/06/16 08:40 PMBall Corp. 8-K Clears Confusion, Provides Buying Opportunity
07/06/16 08:40 PMBall Corporation (BLL) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 04
07/06/16 08:40 PMBall Corp. (BLL) Ratings Affirmed by S&P; Outlook is Negative
07/06/16 03:30 PMBALL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Unregistered Sale of Equity Securit -
07/06/16 02:55 PMCG Stocks to watch for: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT) - share market updates (press release)
07/06/16 02:55 PMShares of Ball Corporation (BLL) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - Trade Calls
07/06/16 07:41 AMSales of $8413.4 expected for Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - Investor Newswire
07/05/16 02:52 PMBall Corp. (BLL) Ratings Affirmed by S&P; Outlook is Negative - StreetInsider.com
07/05/16 07:36 AMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL) & TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) Stocks Under Review - Money News (press release)
07/02/16 02:55 PMBall Corporation (NYSE:BLL) & Tegna Inc (NYSE:TGNA) Notable Runners - Money News (press release)
07/02/16 02:55 PMEye Catching Stock: Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) - News Oracle
07/01/16 04:12 PMBALL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -

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About Ball Corp.

Ball Corp. logoBall Corporation (Ball) is a supplier of metal packaging to the beverage, food, personal care and household products industries. The Company's packaging products are produced for a range of end uses and are manufactured in facilities around the world. The Company operates in four segments: metal beverage packaging, Americas and Asia; metal beverage packaging, Europe; metal food and household products packaging, and aerospace and technologies. Its product lines include aluminum and steel beverage containers. The Company also produces steel food, aerosol, paint, general line and decorative specialty containers, as well as extruded aluminum aerosol and beverage containers and aluminum slugs. The Company sells its packaging products to multinational beverage, food, personal care and household products companies. Its aerospace business is engaged in the designing, development and manufacturing of aerospace systems for civil, commercial and national security aerospace markets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: Metal & Glass Containers
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BLL
  • CUSIP: 05849810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $70.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $71.71
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.36
  • P/E Ratio: 75.76
  • P/E Growth: 1.84
  • Market Cap: $10.03B
  • Beta: 1.15
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.45 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.35 EPS
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Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL) Chart for Monday, July, 25, 2016