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Greif Company Profile (NYSE:GEF)

Consensus Ratings for Greif (NYSE:GEF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $37.00 (7.59% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$33.00 -> $37.00View 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 AmericaDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$42.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/8/2014Wells FargoUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/24/2014 forward)
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)
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)
Current Dividend Information for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:4.20%
Payout Ratio:73.36%
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 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)
Latest Headlines for Greif (NYSE:GEF)
DateHeadline
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 »
05/19/16 05:52 AMGreif, Inc. Announces 2016 Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - Document2 Greif, Inc. Matt Eichmann Vice President, Investor Relations Office: 740‐549‐6067 Email: [email protected] DELAWARE, Ohio ‐‐ May 18, 2016 ‐‐ Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), ...
04/09/16 01:45 PMUpgrades And Downgrades For Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) - Risers & Fallers - Upgrades And Downgrades For Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B)Risers & FallersRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Friday 8th of April state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, ...
04/04/16 02:36 PMETF’s with exposure to Greif, Inc. : April 4, 2016 -
04/01/16 09:48 AMHow Greif (GEF) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry -
03/22/16 09:35 AMETF’s with exposure to Greif, Inc. : March 22, 2016 -
03/21/16 12:00 PMShort Interest Highest Since 2009 And The Squeeze Is Not Over -
03/18/16 10:08 AMGreif, Inc. :GEF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
03/16/16 12:16 PMGreif, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GEF) : March 16, 2016 -
03/15/16 12:32 PMGreif (GEF) Marked As A Dead Cat Bounce Stock - See the FREE profile for GEF NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on GEF: Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.7%. GEF has a PE ratio of 56. Currently there are 3 analysts that ...
03/15/16 12:04 PMGREIF INC Financials -
03/15/16 07:12 AMGreif, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GEF-US : March 15, 2016 -
03/14/16 09:44 AMToday's Weak On High Volume Stock: Greif (GEF) - See the FREE profile for GEF NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on GEF: Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.8%. GEF has a PE ratio of 56. Currently there are 3 analysts that ...
03/10/16 03:02 PMGREIF INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Stat -
03/09/16 01:48 PMGREIF INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
03/08/16 01:28 PMEdited Transcript of GEF earnings conference call or presentation 8-Mar-16 3:00pm GMT -
03/08/16 08:10 AMGreif (GEF) Shares Rejoice over Q1 Earnings Beat -
03/07/16 02:44 PMGREIF INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security -
03/07/16 06:25 AMGreif reports 1Q loss -
03/07/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Greif Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
03/07/16 05:46 AMGreif Reports First Quarter 2016 Results - [Business Wire] - Greif, Inc. , a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, announced first quarter 2016 results. Pete Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated “We are pleased to report improved first quarter results.
03/06/16 02:00 PMNotable Earnings: Greif, Inc. (GEF) - CWRU Observer - Notable Earnings: Greif, Inc. (GEF)CWRU ObserverGreif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) is expected to report first quarter earnings on Monday, Mar 7, with a conference call scheduled for 10:00 am EST next day. Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products worldwide. The company Rigid Industrial ...Greif, Inc. (GEF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on MondayThe Vista VoiceGreif Inc (NYSE:GEF) Released First Quarter 2016 DividendStreet ReportGreif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) Analyst UpdatesRisers & FallersSmallCapWired.com -Share Trading Newsall 12 news articles »
03/04/16 07:17 AMGreif, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GEF-US : March 4, 2016 -
03/01/16 02:22 PMGreif, Inc. Declares First Quarter 2016 Dividends - [Business Wire] - Greif, Inc. , a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.42 per share on its Class A Common Stock, and $0.63 per share on its Class B Common Stock.
02/26/16 10:19 AMGreif, Inc. Announces 2016 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates - [Business Wire] - Greif, Inc. , a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced plans to release the company’s 2016 first quarter financial results prior to the market opening on Monday, March 7, 2016.
02/26/16 08:43 AMGreif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Short Interest Increased By 0.14% - Stock Caller - Greif Incorporated (NYSE:GEF) Short Interest Increased By 0.14%Stock CallerThe short interest to Greif Incorporated's float is 11.44%. The stock is up 1.39% or $0.35 after the news, hitting $25.61 per share. About 85,415 shares traded hands. Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) has declined 24.37% since July 20, 2015 and is downtrending.
02/26/16 08:43 AMHow Analysts Feel About Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)? - Clinton Financial - How Analysts Feel About Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)?Clinton FinancialOut of 4 analysts covering Greif (NYSE:GEF), 3 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 50% are positive. Greif was the topic in 6 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a list of Greif, Inc ...Greif Inc. (NYSE:GEF-B) New Analyst RatingsShare Trading NewsGreif Bros. Corporation (NYSE:GEF) Short Interest UpdateThe Sussex Pilotall 3 news articles »
02/22/16 01:54 PMGreif Bros. Corporation (NYSE:GEF) Broker Views - Risers & Fallers - Greif Bros. Corporation (NYSE:GEF) Broker ViewsRisers & Fallers10/08/2014 – Greif Bros. Corporation was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Wells Fargo. They now have a USD 43 price target on the stock. The share price of Greif Bros. Corporation (NYSE:GEF) was down -4.53% during the last day of trading, with a ...
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: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: Metal & Glass Containers
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GEF
  • CUSIP: 39762410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $40.04
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $36.90
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.61
  • P/E Ratio: 44.67
  • P/E Growth: 1.72
  • Market Cap: $1.84B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29 EPS
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