Smurfit Kappa Group Plc Company Profile (LON:SKG)

About Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc logoSmurfit Kappa Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells paper-based packaging products. The company operates through two segments, Europe and the Americas. It offers containerboards, corrugated containers, and other paper-based packaging products, such as solid boards, graphic boards, and bag-in-box. The company’s product portfolio includes containerboards, including brown kraftliners, brown testliners, recycled flutings, semi chemical flutings, and white top kraftliners and testliners; core boards, corrugated sheet boards, folding carton sheet boards, kraft papers, preprinted liners, printing and writing papers, sack kraft papers, and solid board sheets; and standard, food, consumer, industrial, postal, protective, and retail packaging products, as well as paper bags and sacks, and point of sale displays packaging products. It also provides recovering paper and board for manufacture of packaging products, as well as offers pulp and seedlings; and packing machines, such as bag-in-box, corrugated and solid board, and folding carton machines. The company serves food, beverage, and household consumables sectors. Smurfit Kappa Group plc was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SKG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.smurfitkappa.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £5.64 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 235,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,307.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,233.98
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,664 - GBX 2,441
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.74
  • P/E Growth: 1.80
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £9.98 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.56
  • Book Value: GBX 11.93 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.01
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £1.4 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 478,408 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)

What is Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's stock symbol?

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SKG."

How often does Smurfit Kappa Group Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc?

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.23 per share on Friday, October 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's Dividend History.

Where is Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's stock going? Where will Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 2,600 to GBX 2,750. On average, they expect Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's share price to reach GBX 2,658.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc.

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How do I buy Smurfit Kappa Group Plc stock?

Shares of Smurfit Kappa Group Plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Smurfit Kappa Group Plc's stock price today?

One share of Smurfit Kappa Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,398.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON SKG)
Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  43 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  139
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smurfit Kappa Group Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,658.75

Analysts' Ratings History for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeBuyGBX 2,600 -> GBX 2,750View Rating Details
8/14/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,650View Rating Details
8/3/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetAddGBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
7/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,550 -> GBX 2,635View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.78 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON SKG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/2/2017€0.230.96%9/28/20179/28/201710/27/2017
2/8/2017€0.582.34%4/20/20174/20/20175/12/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/19/2017Jørgen Buhl RasmussenInsiderBuy2,469GBX 2,344£57,873.36
2/24/2017Ken BowlesInsiderSell5,035GBX 2,539£127,838.65
2/11/2016Newell ,RobertoInsiderBuy4,000GBX 2,055£82,200
2/10/2016Finan,IrialInsiderBuy8,650GBX 2,057£177,930.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
Latest Headlines for Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (LON:SKG)
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DateHeadline
thestreet.com logoGlobal POP Display Market: Emphasis On Better Visibility And Branding Encourages Market Growth, Says TMR
www.thestreet.com - September 13 at 9:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInnospec (IOSP) Sets Up Fully-Owned Enterprise in China
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SKG) : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 8:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKG-GB : August 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 9:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc (SKG) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,600 at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 11:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (SKG) Insider Buys 2,469 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 1:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc (SKG) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc (SKG) Price Target Cut to GBX 2,550 by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 11:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKG-GB : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 1:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SKG) : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 7:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SKG-GB : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc : SKG-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group Plc (SKG) Plans €0.58 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:30 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 great ‘safety first’ income stocks for your portfolio
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 8:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group's (SMFTF) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 3:50 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Smurfit Kappa reports record earnings on back of strong US sales
www.ft.com - February 9 at 3:50 AM
businesswire.com logoSmurfit Kappa GrpPLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Notice of Results - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 20 at 2:44 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoStatement re Launch of a Senior Notes Offering
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 12:37 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoStatement re Pricing of a Senior Notes Offering
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 12:37 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 hot growth shares to buy in December
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 7:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoStatement re Smurfit Kappa’s industry-leading designs triumph at Red Dot Awards
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 11:36 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Smurfit Kappa On Track As Margin Improvement Lifts Profit
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 2 at 7:49 PM
marketwatch.com logoSmurfit Kappa profit up; on track for 2016 growth
www.marketwatch.com - November 2 at 7:49 PM
reuters.com logoSmurfit Kappa Group PLC (SKG.I)
www.reuters.com - October 30 at 7:32 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDare you miss these titanic FTSE 250 value stocks?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 12:42 PM

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