DS Smith plc Company Profile (LON:SMDS)

About DS Smith plc

DS Smith plc logoDS Smith Plc. is engaged in designing and manufacturing of recycled packaging for consumer goods. The Company's businesses include corrugated packaging, recycling, paper and plastic packaging. The Company's operating segments include UK, Western Europe, DACH and Northern Europe, Central Europe and Italy, and Plastics. It offers a range of recycling and recovery processes, including paper recycling, cardboard recycling, mixed dry recycling, plastics recycling and organics and food. The Company also offers recycling service to cover other materials, such as glass and metals. The Company manufactures recycled paper, corrugated case material or testliner and also grades of paper, such as core board and plasterboard liner. It operates its plastics business in two parts, such as flexible packaging and dispensing and rigid packaging. The Company provides corrugated packaging solutions in Europe and plastic packaging solutions across the world, supported by paper and recycling operations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SMDS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $413.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $395.82
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 329.10 - GBX 431.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.50
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $3.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 943,400,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 426.45

Analysts' Ratings History for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/7/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 470View Rating Details
9/6/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 390 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
9/6/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/6/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 430 -> GBX 460View Rating Details
9/2/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 390 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
9/2/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 375 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
6/17/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/27/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
2/10/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 480View Rating Details
2/8/2016Canaccord GenuityUpgradeBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
1/29/2016Charles StanleyInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
10/7/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 360View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $30.65 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/23/2016GBX 8.802.13%9/29/20169/29/201611/1/2016
12/3/2016GBX 41.01%3/31/20163/31/20165/3/2016
6/25/2015GBX 7.701.97%10/1/201510/1/201511/2/2015
12/4/2015GBX 3.701.15%4/2/20154/2/20155/1/2015
6/26/2014GBX 6.802.37%10/1/201410/1/201411/3/2014
12/5/2014GBX 3.200.96%4/2/20144/2/20145/1/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/29/2016Roberts,MilesInsiderSell456,026GBX 395£1,801,302.70
7/17/2015Roberts,MilesInsiderSell675,698GBX 407£2,750,090.86
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS)
DateHeadline
News IconDS Smith plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group (SMDS) - Petro Global News 24 (LON:SMDS)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 23 at 6:47 PM
News IconDS Smith plc Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc. (SMDS) - Petro Global News 24 (LON:SMDS)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 12:08 PM
News IconDS Smith plc PT Lowered to GBX 430 (SMDS) - Petro Global News 24 (LON:SMDS)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 21 at 6:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoDS Smith Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SMDS) : September 20, 2016 (LON:SMDS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 11:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoDS Smith Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMDS-GB : September 19, 2016 (LON:SMDS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 19 at 11:54 AM
fool.co.uk logoShould you buy these two FTSE 250 champions? - Motley Fool UK (LON:SMDS)
www.fool.co.uk - September 17 at 6:48 PM
News IconRecent Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for DS Smith plc (SMDS) - NewsDen (LON:SMDS)
newsden.net - September 17 at 6:48 PM
fool.co.uk logoForget the Footsie! These FTSE 250 stocks are unmissable at current prices - Motley Fool UK (LON:SMDS)
www.fool.co.uk - September 14 at 7:32 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoForget the Footsie! These FTSE 250 stocks are unmissable at current prices - AOL Money UK (LON:SMDS)
money.aol.co.uk - September 14 at 11:43 AM
fool.co.uk logoIs this a hot growth stock after today's update? - Motley Fool UK (LON:SMDS)
www.fool.co.uk - September 8 at 7:02 PM
rttnews.com logoDS Smith Says Trading Since Start Of Year In Line With View - Quick Facts (LON:SMDS)
www.rttnews.com - September 7 at 11:02 AM
marketwatch.com logoDS Smith says performance in line with views (LON:SMDS)
www.marketwatch.com - September 7 at 11:02 AM
News IconDS Smith Plc — Stocks in Focus (LON:SMDS)
myhealthbowl.com - September 7 at 11:02 AM
iii.co.uk logoFTSE mixed as blue chips sag on financials - Interactive Investor (LON:SMDS)
www.iii.co.uk - September 6 at 12:05 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoIs this a hot growth stock after today's update? - AOL Money UK (LON:SMDS)
money.aol.co.uk - September 6 at 12:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 15 (LON:SMDS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 9:38 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThese FTSE 250 stocks are stunning long-term growth bets! - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:SMDS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 10:46 AM
fool.co.uk logoThese FTSE 250 stocks are stunning long-term growth bets! - Motley Fool UK (LON:SMDS)
www.fool.co.uk - August 9 at 7:46 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThese FTSE 250 stocks are stunning long-term growth bets! (LON:SMDS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:45 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoSmith (DS) (LON:SMDS) New Price Targets - FTSE News (LON:SMDS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 2 at 7:51 PM
News IconWheelabrator closes funds for GBP-340m waste-to-energy plant in UK - SeeNews Renewables (LON:SMDS)
renewables.seenews.com - July 31 at 11:18 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoNew Analyst Ratings For Smith (DS) (LON:SMDS) - Fiscal Standard (LON:SMDS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 23 at 11:17 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Smith (DS) (LON:SMDS) - FTSE News (LON:SMDS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 19 at 8:12 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA statement released earlier today by Jefferies International about Smith DS PLC(LON:SMDS) raises the target price ... - Breaking Finance News (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 19 at 8:12 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA statement released earlier today by Jefferies International about Smith DS PLC(LON:SMDS) raises the target price to 390GBX (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 18 at 12:41 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released today by Jefferies about Smith(LON:SMDS) ups the target price to 390GBX (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 17 at 11:30 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoAnalysts At JP Morgan Maintained Smith (DS) PLC (LON:SMDS) As Overweight - Fiscal Standard (LON:SMDS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 9 at 10:30 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJefferies & Co Gives Smith (DS) PLC Price Target With Potential 0.78% Upside - FTSE News (LON:SMDS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 6 at 12:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoDS Smith Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMDS-GB : July 6, 2016 (LON:SMDS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 6 at 4:37 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoSmith DS PLC (LON:SMDS) price target upped to GBX395 as covered today by Goldman Sachs (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 1 at 7:29 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoSmith (DS) (LON:SMDS) Broker Updates - Fiscal Standard (LON:SMDS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 30 at 7:42 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoSmith (DS) (LON:SMDS) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News (LON:SMDS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 28 at 7:21 PM
News IconLondon: Smith DS PLC (LON:SMDS)'s Stock Had Its "Hold" Rating Restated at Jefferies International in Report Issued ... - Engelwood Daily (LON:SMDS)
www.engelwooddaily.com - June 28 at 12:14 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBeaufort Securities covered (LON:SMDS) Smith DS PLC, holding steady its target price to GBX0 earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 25 at 6:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoDS Smith Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SMDS) : June 24, 2016 (LON:SMDS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 6:56 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoBeaufort Securities Breakfast Alert: Armadale Capital, Amphion Innovations, Meggitt, DS Smith, Tesco (LON:SMDS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - June 24 at 10:00 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoShould you buy Premier Oil plc, DS Smith plc and James Latham plc following recent news? - AOL Money UK (LON:SMDS)
money.aol.co.uk - June 23 at 8:08 PM
ft.com logo[$$] DS Smith wraps up 6% sales growth (LON:SMDS)
www.ft.com - June 23 at 11:58 AM
marketwatch.com logoDS Smith FY profit up 1%; raises dividend by 12% (LON:SMDS)
www.marketwatch.com - June 23 at 10:04 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoGoodbody disclosed (LON:SMDS) Smith DS PLC, holding steady its price target to GBX0 today (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 23 at 10:04 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDAY AHEAD - Tesco investors await continued turnaround - Proactive Investors UK (LON:SMDS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - June 22 at 7:25 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoSmith (DS) PLC (LON:SMDS) Issued With 'Hold' Rating At Jefferies International - FTSE News (LON:SMDS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 22 at 7:25 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDAY AHEAD - Tesco investors await continued turnaround (LON:SMDS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - June 22 at 12:10 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoJefferies International covered (LON:SMDS) Smith DS PLC, holding steady its stock price target to GBX360 today - Breaking Finance News (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 20 at 7:06 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoCitigroup issued a report on (LON:SMDS) Smith DS PLC, sustaining its price target to GBX0 today - Breaking Finance News (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 18 at 6:35 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoCitigroup issued a report on (LON:SMDS) Smith DS PLC, sustaining its price target to GBX0 today (LON:SMDS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 17 at 10:07 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoThese 5 FTSE 250 stars are trading far too cheaply! - AOL Money UK (LON:SMDS)
money.aol.co.uk - June 15 at 7:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoDS Smith Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SMDS-GB : June 7, 2016 (LON:SMDS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 7 at 4:39 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bearish DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS) After Last Week? - HNN (LON:SMDS)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - June 5 at 7:31 PM
News IconSmith (DS) (LON:SMDS) Broker Roundup - Share Trading News (LON:SMDS)
www.sharetrading.news - May 17 at 2:12 PM

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Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff