LON:SMDS - DS Smith Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 518.40 -8.80 (-1.67 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 09:50 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 527.20
Today's RangeGBX 516 - GBX 529.60
52-Week RangeGBX 5.26 - GBX 565
Volume1.60 million shs
Average Volume3.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£5.28 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
DS Smith logoDS Smith Plc designs and manufactures corrugated packaging and plastic packaging for consumer goods 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 packaging consultancy services. It serves the food and drinks, consumer goods, industrial, e-commerce, e-retail, and converters markets. The company also offers various recycling and waste management services, such as paper, cardboard, mixed dry, plastic, organic and food product, and general waste recycling services, as well as shredding services; zero waste solutions; and added value services to medium and large corporates, and small businesses in retail, manufacturing, print and publishing, and paper mill sectors, as well as trades in materials. In addition, it manufactures recycled corrugated case materials and specialty papers, and offers related technical and supply chain services; and manufactures and sells flexible packaging and dispensing solutions, rigid packaging solutions, and foam and injection molded products for use in beverage, automotive, pharmaceutical, graphics and POS displays, and construction 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-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
SymbolLON:SMDS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-77561800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins3.82%
Return on Equity12.64%
Return on Assets3.93%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,070,000,000

DS Smith (LON:SMDS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is DS Smith's stock symbol?

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

How often does DS Smith pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for DS Smith?

DS Smith announced a dividend on Monday, June 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 9.80 per share on Thursday, November 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 4th. This is a positive change from DS Smith's previous dividend of $4.90. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View DS Smith's Dividend History.

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 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $34.80 by $0.70. DS Smith had a return on equity of 12.64% and a net margin of 3.82%. View DS Smith's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SMDS?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for DS Smith's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 498 to GBX 630. On average, they anticipate DS Smith's stock price to reach GBX 557.88 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for DS Smith.

Who are some of DS Smith's key competitors?

Who are DS Smith's key executives?

DS Smith's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Miles W. Roberts, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Adrian R. T. Marsh, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Rachel Stevens, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Iain Simm, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Hugo Fisher, Group Communications Director

Has DS Smith been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SMDS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DS Smith earned a coverage optimism score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.76 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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.

What is DS Smith's stock price today?

One share of SMDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 518.40.

How big of a company is DS Smith?

DS Smith has a market capitalization of £5.28 billion.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for DS Smith (SMDS)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  518 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  998
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about DS Smith and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SMDS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SMDS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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