Greif Company Profile (NYSE:GEF)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Greif (NYSE:GEF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $38.25 (5.44% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingMarket Perform$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/18/2015DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/29/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$42.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/8/2014Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
9/1/2016        
6/8/2016Q216$0.57$0.47$836.77 million$839.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/7/2016Q116$0.32$0.40$844.31 million$771.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2015Q415$0.49$0.76$898.53 million$868.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/3/2015Q315$0.41$0.60$930.31 million$930.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/9/2015Q215$0.50$0.53$984.06 million$666.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2015Q115$0.37$0.30$955.10 million$902.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/14/2015Q414$0.77$0.85$1.14 billion$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/27/2014Q314$0.84$0.21$1.17 billion$1.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/4/2014Q114$0.67$0.65$1.12 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413$0.56$0.51$1.04 billion$1.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2013Q4$0.83$0.76$1.12 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/4/2013Q3 2013$0.89$0.80$1.15 billion$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/5/2013Q2 2013$0.69$0.70$1.12 billion$1.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2013Q1 2013$0.53$0.43$997.21 million$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2012Q4 2012$0.52$0.63$1.10 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2012Q312$0.72$0.75$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/6/2012$0.75$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/29/2012$0.59$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/8/2011$0.61$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/31/2011$1.33$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/8/2011$0.97$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2011$0.90$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/8/2010$1.44$1.51$972.75 million$993.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q2 20163$0.55$0.60$0.57
Q3 20163$0.65$0.72$0.69
Q4 20163$0.60$0.76$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:4.15%
Payout Ratio:240.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
73.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
64.86% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-7.20% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/8/2016quarterly$0.424.55%6/16/20166/20/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2016quarterly$0.426.27%3/16/20163/18/20164/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2015quarterly$0.425.25%12/17/201512/21/20151/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/2/2015quarterly$0.425.85%9/16/20159/18/201510/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/3/2015quarterly$0.424.41%6/17/20156/19/20157/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2015quarterly$0.423.85%3/17/20153/19/20154/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2014quarterly$0.423.71%12/17/201412/19/20141/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/27/2014quarterly$0.423.41%9/17/20149/19/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/4/2014quarterly$0.423.08%6/18/20146/20/20147/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2014quarterly$0.423.3%3/14/20143/18/20144/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013quarterly$0.423.21%12/18/201312/20/20131/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/4/2013quarterly$0.423.01%9/18/20139/20/201310/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/5/2013quarterly$0.423.28%6/18/20136/20/20137/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2013quarterly$0.423.32%3/14/20133/18/20134/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
10/5/2015Gary R MartzVPSell4,500$33.00$148,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
DateHeadline
07/21/16 04:23 PMCrown Holdings (CCK) Tops Q2 Earnings Despite Lower Sales
07/20/16 05:33 PMGreif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Shorted Shares Decreased By 27.29% - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 07:02 AMSolid Performer in Focus: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Engelwood Daily
07/17/16 03:48 PMShare Performance Summary for: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 04:19 PMGreif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Short Interest Increased By 17.29% - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 07:34 AMInsiders Increasing Positions in: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 04:14 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 04:14 PMWere Analysts Bullish Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) This Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/10/16 03:53 PMGreif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Shorted Shares Increased 17.29% After Market Selling - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 08:39 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) - Fiscal Standard
07/08/16 02:29 PMSonoco Hits Fresh 52-Week High Riding on Growth Prospects -
07/06/16 08:54 AMShares Providing Results This Month for Investors: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 08:54 AMNew Broker Ratings For Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) - FTSE News
07/05/16 04:04 PMGreif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/04/16 03:52 PMWere Analysts Bearish Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/03/16 03:50 PMStock Valuation in Review: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Telanagana Press
07/03/16 08:41 AMShare Performance Recap for: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Press Telegraph
06/30/16 09:41 PMGreif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) Fundamental Star Rating Report - CML News
06/30/16 07:01 AMWhy Greif (GEF) Could Be a Top Value Stock Pick - Nasdaq
06/29/16 03:27 PMGREIF INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/28/16 07:50 AMGreif, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GEF-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/28/16 07:38 AMWhy Greif (GEF) Could Be a Top Value Stock Pick -
06/27/16 11:58 AMWhere to Put Your Money Post-Brexit: What Wall Street's Saying -
06/26/16 09:02 AMStock Tracing Lower on the Week Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Engelwood Daily
06/26/16 09:02 AMStock Performance Focus on: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Press Telegraph
06/22/16 08:50 AMGreif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
06/21/16 03:57 PMGreif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) Stock Momentum Hits Strength - CML News
06/21/16 01:00 PMGreif, Inc. Announces Investor Day Webcast on June 24, 2016 - [Business Wire] - Greif, Inc. , a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced that it will webcast its Investor Day presentation on Friday, June 24, starting at 9:00 AM Eastern Time.
06/20/16 10:27 AMGreif Inc (NYSE:GEF) stock price target held steady to $0 as announced today by BMO Capital Markets
06/17/16 04:03 PMIs Greif (GEF) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? - Nasdaq
06/17/16 07:48 AMIs Greif (GEF) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? -
06/10/16 04:19 PMNYSE New Highs: Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF), First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:FR), John Bean Technologies ... - KC Register
06/10/16 03:22 PMGreif, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? -
06/10/16 02:57 PMGreif (GEF) Achieves 52-Week High on Upbeat FY16 Outlook -
06/10/16 04:52 AMGreif Inc. Class A (GEF) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for June 08 - Equities.com
06/09/16 05:35 PMGreif's Q2 Earnings Miss, Revenues Bets, Raises FY16 View -
06/09/16 03:50 PMEdited Transcript of GEF earnings conference call or presentation 9-Jun-16 12:30pm GMT -
06/08/16 04:26 PMWill Q2 Earnings Hold a Surprise for Greif (GEF) Stock? - Yahoo News
06/08/16 04:26 PMGreif Inc. (GEF) Is Losing Ground After Q2 Profit Disappoints - RTT News
06/08/16 07:38 AMGreif Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - 4cd6c7e8-26c0-44df-8132-0d95695f1bc9.pdf Contact: Matt Eichmann 740-549-6067 DELAWARE, Ohio (June 8, 2016) - Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, ...
06/08/16 06:13 AMGreif posts 2Q profit -
06/07/16 04:19 PMWill Q2 Earnings Hold a Surprise for Greif (GEF) Stock? - Nasdaq
06/07/16 04:19 PMGREIF INC. (NYSE:GEF) Financial Condition Compared to S&P 500 - CML News
06/07/16 03:58 PMGreif, Inc. Declares Second Quarter 2016 Dividends - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - Greif Greif, Inc. Matt Eichmann Vice President, Investor Relations 740‐549‐6067 DELAWARE, Ohio‐‐(BUSINESS WIRE)‐‐ Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a global leader in industrial packaging ...
06/07/16 06:06 AMGreif Expected to Post Increase in Second-Quarter Earnings Despite Anticipated Decline in Revenue
06/05/16 04:07 PMPerformance Review for Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - HNN
05/29/16 12:24 PMGreif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Sellers Covered 4.9% of Their Shorts - HNN - Greif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Sellers Covered 4.9% of Their ShortsHNNThe short interest to Greif Incorporated's float is 7.97%. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.43 on May 27, hitting $35.86. About 155,540 shares traded hands. Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) has risen 2.90% since October 22, 2015 and is uptrending. It has ...
05/26/16 11:52 AMInsiders Are Gradually Buying Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) - Wall Street Hints and News - Insiders Are Gradually Buying Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)Wall Street Hints and NewsAccording to the latest SEC filings, insiders at Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) have increased their position in the stock by 3.77% over the past 6 months. Insiders now own 2.20% of total outstanding shares. There are both legal and illegal types of insider ...and more »
03/21/16 12:00 PMShort Interest Highest Since 2009 And The Squeeze Is Not Over -
03/15/16 12:04 PMGREIF INC Financials -

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About Greif

Greif logoGreif, Inc. is a producer of industrial packaging products and services. The Company's products include steel, fiber and plastic drums, rigid intermediate bulk containers, closure systems, transit protection products, water bottles and reconditioned industrial containers, and offers services, such as container life cycle management, blending, filling, logistics, warehousing and other packaging services. The Company operates in four business segments: Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services; Flexible Products & Services; Paper Packaging, and Land Management. The Company sells its rigid industrial packaging products to customers in industries, such as chemicals, paints and pigments, food and beverage, petroleum, industrial coatings, agricultural, pharmaceutical and mineral, among others. The Company has manufacturing facilities located in over 50 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: Metal & Glass Containers
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GEF
  • CUSIP: 39762410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $40.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $38.54
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.64
  • P/E Ratio: 46.87
  • P/E Growth: 2.00
  • Market Cap: $1.93B
  • Beta: 1.46
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.59 EPS
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