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DOW   34,798.00
QQQ   373.33
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Smurfit Kappa Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 4,025
-65.00 (-1.59 %)
(As of 09/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume130,290 shs
Average Volume284,992 shs
Market Capitalization£10.43 billion
P/E Ratio20.49
Dividend Yield2.47%
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About Smurfit Kappa Group

Smurfit Kappa Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells paper-based packaging products. It operates in two segments, Europe and the Americas. The company offers consumer, retail, industrial, ecommerce, heavy-duty corrugated, and hexacomb packaging products, as well as composite cardboard tubes, and bags and sacks; and bag-in-box, a single-use packaging system that comprises films, accessories, bags, taps, and boxes. It also provides point of sale displays; automated packing lines; various types of containerboards, such as Kraftliners, testliners, and containerboard flutings; and corrugated sheet boards, solid board sheets, folding carton sheet boards, sack Kraft papers, MG Kraft papers, preprints, printing and writing papers, pine and eucalyptus seedlings, and bleached eucalyptus Kraft pulp, as well as agro paper. In addition, the company offers recycling solutions to cardboard and paper products, as well as operates as a finance company. It primarily serves food and drink, consumer goods, and industrial goods sectors. The company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.


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Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Smurfit Kappa Group (LON:SKG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Smurfit Kappa Group a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Smurfit Kappa Group in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Smurfit Kappa Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Smurfit Kappa Group?

Wall Street analysts have given Smurfit Kappa Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Smurfit Kappa Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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How has Smurfit Kappa Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Smurfit Kappa Group's stock was trading at GBX 2,340 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SKG stock has increased by 72.0% and is now trading at GBX 4,025.
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How often does Smurfit Kappa Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smurfit Kappa Group?

Smurfit Kappa Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 0.29 per share on Friday, October 22nd. This represents a yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 23rd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Smurfit Kappa Group a good dividend stock?

Smurfit Kappa Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 101 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.47%. The dividend payout ratio of Smurfit Kappa Group is 51.43%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for SKG?

3 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Smurfit Kappa Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 4,100 to GBX 4,761. On average, they anticipate Smurfit Kappa Group's share price to reach GBX 4,353.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Smurfit Kappa Group's key executives?

Smurfit Kappa Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Anthony Paul J. Smurfit, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58, Pay $3.34M)
  • Mr. Ken Bowles, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 50, Pay $1.94M)
  • Mr. Brian Marshall, Group Gen. Counsel (Age 64)
  • Ms. Ruth Cosgrove, Group Director of Communications
  • Mr. Steven Stoffer, Group VP Devel. (Age 63)
  • Ms. Sharon Whitehead, Group VP HR (Age 47)
  • Laurent Sellier, Chief Operations Officer of Paper Europe
  • Mr. Paul Regan, Group Treasurer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Juan Guillermo Castañeda Regalado, Chief Exec. Officer of the Americas (Age 60)
  • Mr. Saverio Mayer, Chief Exec. Officer of Europe (Age 55)

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 (VOD), Barclays (BARC), Prudential (PRU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Diageo (DGE), Fresnillo (FRES), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and HSBC (HSBA).

What is Smurfit Kappa Group's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Smurfit Kappa Group?

Shares of SKG 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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What is Smurfit Kappa Group's stock price today?

One share of SKG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,025.

How much money does Smurfit Kappa Group make?

Smurfit Kappa Group has a market capitalization of £10.43 billion and generates £9.01 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Smurfit Kappa Group have?

Smurfit Kappa Group employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

What is Smurfit Kappa Group's official website?

The official website for Smurfit Kappa Group is www.smurfitkappa.com.

How can I contact Smurfit Kappa Group?

The company can be reached via phone at 353 1 202 7000.

This page was last updated on 9/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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