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S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
LON:SMDS

DS Smith (SMDS) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 309.10
+4.60 (+1.51%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
304.10
310.70
50-Day Range
293.10
341.70
52-Week Range
279.23
465.97
Volume
2.57 million shs
Average Volume
3.78 million shs
Market Capitalization
£4.25 billion
P/E Ratio
16.71
Dividend Yield
4.30%
Beta
N/A
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About DS Smith

DS Smith Plc provides packaging solutions, paper products, and recycling services worldwide. The company offers transit and transport, consumer, retail and shelf ready, online and e-retail, industrial, hazardous, multi-material, inserts and cushioning, and electrostatic discharge packaging products, as well as wrap arounds, trays, and bag-in-boxes; displays and promotional packaging products; corrugated pallets; Sheetfeeding products; packaging machine systems; and Sizzlepak, a stuffing material made of paper, folded in a zigzag shape, and cut into narrow strips, as well as provides outdoor advertising services. It also provides various recycling and waste management services, including total waste management, paper and cardboard recycling, confidential shredding, and plastics recycling, as well as equipment for the retail, manufacturing, print and publishing, paper mills, automotive, and public sectors. In addition, the company offers recycled corrugated case materials, specialty papers, and kraft papers, as well as related technical and supply chain services. It provides its packaging solutions for the food and drink, consumer goods, industrial, e-commerce and e-retail, and converter industries. The company was formerly known as David S. Smith (Holdings) PLC and changed its name to DS Smith Plc in 2001. DS Smith Plc was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Packaging & Containers
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
28,864
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£6.45 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 56.16 per share
Book Value
GBX 270.80 per share

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,373,925,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£4.25 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/18/2018
Ex-Dividend for 5/3 Dividend
4/07/2022
Dividend Payable
5/03/2022
Today
5/28/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
6/20/2022

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -













DS Smith (LON:SMDS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is DS Smith a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for DS Smith in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" DS Smith stock.
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When is DS Smith's next earnings date?

DS Smith is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 20th 2022.
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How were DS Smith's earnings last quarter?

DS Smith Plc (LON:SMDS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, June, 18th. The company reported $35.50 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $34.80 by $0.70.
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How often does DS Smith pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for DS Smith?

DS Smith declared a dividend on Friday, December 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.80 per share on Tuesday, May 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.23%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 7th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is DS Smith a good dividend stock?

DS Smith pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.30%. SMDS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of DS Smith is 0.65%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for SMDS?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for DS Smith's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 430 to GBX 577. On average, they anticipate DS Smith's share price to reach GBX 506.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 63.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are DS Smith's key executives?
DS Smith's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Miles W. Roberts, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 58, Pay $2.52M)
  • Mr. Adrian R. T. Marsh, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $1.32M)
  • Anjali Kotak, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Iain Simm, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Hugo Fisher, Group Communications Director
  • Mr. Greg Dawson, Corp. Affairs Director
  • Marc Chiron, Sales, Marketing & Innovation Director
  • Mr. Alan Taylor, Interim Group HR Director
  • Rachel Stevens, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Mark Smith, Head of Plastics
What other stocks do shareholders of DS Smith own?
What is DS Smith's stock symbol?

DS Smith trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SMDS."

How do I buy shares of DS Smith?

Shares of SMDS 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 DS Smith's stock price today?

One share of SMDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 309.10.

How much money does DS Smith make?

DS Smith has a market capitalization of £4.25 billion and generates £6.45 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does DS Smith have?

DS Smith employs 28,864 workers across the globe.

What is DS Smith's official website?

The official website for DS Smith is www.dssmith.com.

How can I contact DS Smith?

DS Smith's mailing address is 7th Fl, Regents Place, 350 Euston Road, LONDON, NW1 3AX, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-77561800.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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