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LON:SKG

Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 3,248
+6.00 (+0.19%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
3,236
3,264
50-Day Range
2,862
3,280
52-Week Range
2,528
3,366
Volume
385,311 shs
Average Volume
445,389 shs
Market Capitalization
£8.46 billion
P/E Ratio
1,304.42
Dividend Yield
4.03%
Price Target
GBX 3,615

Smurfit Kappa Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.3% Upside
GBX 3,615 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.87
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.99mentions of Smurfit Kappa Group in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.65 out of 5 stars


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About Smurfit Kappa Group Stock (LON:SKG)

Smurfit Kappa Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells containerboard, corrugated containers, and other paper-based packaging products in the Americas and Europe. The company offers e-commerce, retail, consumer, industrial, bottle, protective, heavy-duty, hexacomb, and various punnet packaging products; composite cardboard tubes, bags, and sacks; and bag-in-box, a packaging system that comprises films, accessories, bags, taps, and boxes. It also provides point of sale displays; cardboards of social distancing; corrugated sheet boards, solid board sheets, folding carton sheet boards, sack Kraft papers, MG brown Kraft papers, preprint products, agro-papers, technical papers, BanaBag, and Catcher Board MB12; various types of containerboards, such as Kraftliners, testliners, and containerboard flutings; and solid board sheets. In addition, the company offers recycling solutions to cardboard and paper products; and supplies packaging machinery. It primarily serves consumer goods, industrial goods, and food and drink sectors. Smurfit Kappa Group plc was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

SKG Stock Price History

SKG Stock News Headlines

Smurfit Kappa Group (LON:SKG) Hits New 52-Week Low at $31.98
A Weird Income Tactic So Simple and So Lucrative...
It Has Billionaires JOKING About It! There's an unusual income tactic Warren Buffett has relied on time and time again for BILLIONS in dividend payouts. Carl Icahn once joked it was "like taking candy from a baby."  
Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (SMFKY)
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Final Results
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467%
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PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept. 13
Smurfit Kappa And WestRock To Merge To Form Smurfit WestRock
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Packaging & Containers
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
47,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 3,615
High Stock Price Target
GBX 3,830
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 3,400
Potential Upside/Downside
+11.3%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£758 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£11.27 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 200.17 per share
Book Value
GBX 2,155 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£8.46 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.92
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Anthony Paul J. Smurfit (Age 61)
    Group CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $2.56M
  • Mr. Ken Bowles (Age 53)
    Group CFO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.59M
  • Mr. Brian Marshall (Age 67)
    Group General Counsel
  • Ms. Lorena Monsalves (Age 54)
    Group Chief Communications Officer
  • Ms. Sharon Whitehead (Age 50)
    Group Vice President Human Resources
  • Mr. Garrett Quinn (Age 45)
    Group Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Mr. Laurent Sellier (Age 56)
    Chief Executive Officer of The Americas
  • Ms. Irene Page (Age 54)
    Group Financial Controller
  • Ms. Gillian Carson-Callan (Age 48)
    Group Company Secretary
  • Emer Murnane (Age 53)
    Group Treasurer














SKG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Smurfit Kappa Group stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Smurfit Kappa Group in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" SKG shares.
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What is Smurfit Kappa Group's stock price target for 2024?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Smurfit Kappa Group's stock. Their SKG share price targets range from GBX 3,400 to GBX 3,830. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach GBX 3,615 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have SKG shares performed in 2024?

Smurfit Kappa Group's stock was trading at GBX 3,120 at the start of the year. Since then, SKG shares have increased by 4.1% and is now trading at GBX 3,248.
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How often does Smurfit Kappa Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smurfit Kappa Group?

Smurfit Kappa Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.18 per share on Friday, May 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 0.34. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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.

Is Smurfit Kappa Group a good dividend stock?

Smurfit Kappa Group (LON:SKG) pays an annual dividend of GBX 131 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.02%. SKG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 5,261.04%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for SKG.

What other stocks do shareholders of Smurfit Kappa Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Smurfit Kappa Group investors own include International Paper (IP), Unilever (ULVR), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), Barclays (BARC), Prudential (PRU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Diageo (DGE), Fresnillo (FRES), GSK (GSK) and HSBC (HSBA).

How do I buy shares of Smurfit Kappa Group?

Shares of SKG stock 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.
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This page (LON:SKG) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff