KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:KS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 2 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $17.13 (19.92% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/19/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$16.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/6/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageUnderperform$12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/31/2016Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/11/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$21.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/10/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/12/2014Vertical ResearchDowngradeHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/29/2014KeyCorpDowngradeBuy -> Hold$35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/26/2016        
7/27/2016Q216$0.29$0.27$820.11 million$784.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2016Q116$0.23$0.23$763.90 million$738.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2016Q415$0.36$0.17$776.37 million$764.24 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015Q315$0.40$0.51$867.45 million$807.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015Q215$0.45$0.44$590.49 million$671.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015Q115$0.41$0.30$574.90 million$546.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2015Q414$0.49$0.41$576.90 million$563.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2014Q314$0.67$0.60$604.20 million$598.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014Q214$0.60$0.58$574.30 million$590.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014Q1$0.42$0.36$554.13 million$549.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2014Q413$0.48$0.45$555.37 million$563.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2013Q313$0.92$1.05$534.96 million$539.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.44$326.63 million$326.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.43$0.42$311.54 million$319.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.27$0.28$302.68 million$301.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2012Q312$0.49$0.41$313.54 million$309.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2012$0.46$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2012$0.41$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2012$0.28$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.19$0.34$0.27
Q2 20163$0.29$0.32$0.31
Q3 20163$0.33$0.42$0.38
Q4 20163$0.19$0.41$0.33
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:2.80%
Payout Ratio:47.06% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
33.90% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.08% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/12/2016Quarterly$0.106/28/20166/30/20167/13/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/11/2016Quarterly$0.103/28/20163/30/20164/13/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2015Quarterly$0.1012/28/201512/30/20151/12/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2015$0.109/28/20159/30/201510/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2015quarterly$0.101.46%6/26/20156/30/20157/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/12/2015quarterly$0.101.23%3/26/20153/30/20154/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/17/2014quarterly$0.101.38%12/26/201412/30/20141/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/16/2016Maurice S ReznikDirectorBuy10,000$14.68$146,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Robert J BahashDirectorBuy20,000$9.21$184,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2016Matthew H PaullDirectorBuy10,000$9.16$91,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2016Timothy P. KeneallyVPBuy36,045$9.44$340,264.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015John ChapmanDirectorSell150,000$21.94$3,291,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/24/2015Roger W StoneCEOBuy100,000$20.91$2,091,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/8/2015Andrea K TarboxCFOSell20,549$26.76$549,891.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2015Roger W StoneCEOSell100,000$26.52$2,652,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2015Randy J NebelVPBuy1,000$27.60$27,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2015Antionette MeyersVPSell4,514$35.00$157,990.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Andrea K TarboxCFOSell25,000$30.00$750,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2014Timothy P KeneallyVPSell23,352$30.56$713,637.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/8/2014Matthew S KaplanCOOSell350,000$32.10$11,235,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/3/2014Ronald J GidwitzDirectorSell10,000$32.32$323,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/2/2014Andrea K TarboxCFOSell25,000$31.34$783,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2014Robert J BahashDirectorBuy5,000$29.92$149,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2014Andrea K TarboxCFOSell69,075$31.87$2,201,420.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2014Jonathan R FurerDirectorSell22,750$28.51$648,602.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2014Randy NebelVPBuy1,000$27.52$27,520.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2014Jonathan FurerDirectorSell48,500$31.99$1,551,515.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2014Timothy KeneallyVPSell22,119$32.08$709,577.52View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/7/2014Andrea TarboxCFOSell11,510$32.10$369,471.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/28/2014Roger StoneCEOSell136,993$31.70$4,342,678.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2014Andrea TarboxCFOSell20,000$31.83$636,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/6/2013Jonathan FurerDirectorSell19,785$52.00$1,028,820.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2013Andrea TarboxCFOSell5,000$52.63$263,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2013Randy NebelVPBuy1,000$50.98$50,980.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/5/2013Randy J NebelVPBuy1,000$42.09$42,090.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2013Andrea TarboxCFOSell2,000$45.50$91,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2013Andrea TarboxCFOSell3,000$45.30$135,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2013Timothy KeneallyVPSell68,161$44.66$3,044,070.26View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/22/2013Andrea K TarboxCFOSell7,500$26.05$195,375.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS)
DateHeadline
07/29/16 05:01 PMStock's Earnings Analysis: ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMGN), KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - News Oracle
07/29/16 05:01 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Earns Consensus Hold Rating - Review Fortune
07/28/16 10:00 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today -
07/28/16 07:58 AMKapstone Paper and Packaging's 2Q net sales up 17% to $785 million
07/28/16 07:58 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging : misses Street 2Q forecasts
07/27/16 05:23 PMKapStone misses Street 2Q forecasts -
07/27/16 05:10 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging : MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION
07/27/16 03:28 PMKapStone Reports Second Quarter Results - [at noodls] - NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. As compared to 2015's second quarter, ...
07/27/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close -
07/26/16 06:22 AMPaper Stocks' Q2 Earnings to Watch on Jul 27: UFS, KS & TIS -
07/25/16 05:00 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Expected ... - Investor Newswire
07/22/16 07:52 AMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - TGP
07/22/16 07:52 AMThe Statistics Don't Lie: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Earnings Preview - The Voice Registrar
07/20/16 09:23 PMKapStone Paper And Packaging: Superior Execution Is Bearing Results
07/20/16 03:00 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS) got Upgraded - Review Fortune
07/20/16 07:51 AMKapStone supplier Carolina Chips establishing facility in Orangeburg County
07/19/16 04:57 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 10:57 AMShares Lower on the Year KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 08:16 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging upgraded by Dundee -
07/19/16 07:16 AMKapStone Paper & Packaging Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KS-US : July 19, 2016 -
07/18/16 05:02 PMStock to keep an eye on: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - News Oracle
07/15/16 03:57 PMFriday Sector Leaders: Packaging & Containers, Paper & Forest Products
07/15/16 08:57 AMInstitutions are Increasing Positions in KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Engelwood Daily
07/15/16 08:57 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 12 - Equities.com
07/15/16 08:57 AMBroker Outlook For KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 08:57 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation Stock Momentum at Critical Inflection Point - CML News
07/15/16 08:57 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure - Trade Calls
07/13/16 07:50 AMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation Realized Volatility Hits Extreme Level - CML News
07/11/16 09:33 AMStock Performance Rundown on: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 09:33 AMCompany Shares of KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Rally 0.75% - TheFounders Daily
07/10/16 04:24 PMStock Rating Watch and Earnings Insight for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 04:24 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Expected To Post Sales Of $3317.285 - Investor Newswire
07/08/16 05:01 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) : Analyst Rating Update - Trade Calls
07/08/16 05:01 PMKapstone Paper And Packaging To Release 2016 Second Quarter Earnings On Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - Yahoo Finance
07/08/16 10:21 AMKapstone Paper And Packaging To Release 2016 Second Quarter Earnings On Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - [at noodls] - NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation(NYSE: KS)('KapStone' or 'the Company') will release its 2016 second quarter earnings on Wednesday, July 27, after ...
07/06/16 05:05 PMStock in Action: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) - News Oracle
07/06/16 05:05 PMAccounts Payable For KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Reach $198.486 - RealistInvestor.com
07/05/16 04:46 PMShares Dropping Lower in Session: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Telanagana Press
07/05/16 04:46 PMKapStone Paper and Packaging (NYSE:KS) & Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE) Stocks in the News - Money News (press release)
07/04/16 04:23 PMSales of $3317.285 expected for KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Investor Newswire
07/03/16 04:25 PMShare Performance Recap for: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Press Telegraph
07/02/16 07:45 AMKapStone Reports Ongoing Progress In Meeting 2020 Sustainability Goals
07/02/16 07:45 AMKapstone (KS) Announces Acquisition of CFB Corp.
07/01/16 04:52 PMShort Term Price Target on KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) - Trade Calls
07/01/16 10:31 AMKapStone Acquires Central Florida Box - [at noodls] - NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) today announced that it completed the acquisition of Central Florida Box (CFB) Corporation located in ...
07/01/16 10:20 AM11:20 am KapStone Paper and Packaging completes acquisition of Central Florida Box, financial terms were not disclosed -
06/28/16 04:49 PMStock Volatility in Review: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 04:49 PMCovering the Bases on KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 04:49 PMCheck on Share Volatility: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 04:49 PMWorthy Stock Update: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) - News Oracle

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About KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp.

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. logoKapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is engaged in the production of containerboard, corrugated products and specialty paper. The Company operates through two segments: Paper and Packaging, and Distribution. The Company operates approximately four paper mills. It produces approximately 2.7 million tons of containerboard and specialty paper at its mills in North Charleston, South Carolina; Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina; Cowpens, South Carolina, and Longview, Washington. The Company's Paper and Packaging segment manufactures and sells a range of container boards, corrugated products and specialty paper for industrial and consumer markets. The Distribution segment, which operates under the Victory and Golden State Container trade names, provides its customers with packaging solutions and services, and distributes corrugated packaging materials, as well as other specialty packaging materials, such as plastics, wood, void fill, tapes and stretch wraps.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Paper & Paper Products
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Products
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KS
  • CUSIP: 48562P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.28
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.26
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.84
  • P/E Ratio: 16.80
  • P/E Growth: 58.14
  • Market Cap: $1.38B
  • Beta: 2.42
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.18 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.33 EPS
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KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS) Chart for Saturday, July, 30, 2016