Multi-Color Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:LABL)

About Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)

Multi-Color Corporation logoMulti-Color Corporation (Multi-Color) is engaged in label solutions business, supporting brands, including producers of home and personal care, wine and spirit, food and beverage, healthcare and specialty consumer products. The Company serves international brand owners in North, Central and South America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and China and Southeast Asia with a range of label technologies in Pressure Sensitive, Glue-Applied (Cut and Stack), In-Mold, Shrink Sleeve and Heat Transfer. The Company also provides a range of print methods, including flexographic, lithographic, rotogravure, letterpress and digital, and in-house prepress services. The Company provides graphics and pre-press services for its customers at all of its manufacturing locations. These services include the conversion of customer digital files and artwork into proofs, production of print layouts and printing plates, and product mock ups and samples for market research.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Commercial Printing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Commercial Printing
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:LABL
  • CUSIP: 62538310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.39943 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,045,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $79.21
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $78.07
  • 52 Week Range: $63.05 - $88.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.34
  • P/E Growth: 5.55
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $929.24 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.51
  • Book Value: $24.31 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.38
  • Annual Dividend: $0.20
  • Dividend Yield: 0.2%
  • EBIDTA: $158.28 million
  • Net Margins: 6.38%
  • Return on Equity: 15.85%
  • Return on Assets: 5.57%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.14%
  • Current Ratio: 1.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.38%
  • Average Volume: 79,027 shs.
  • Beta: 0.83
  • Short Ratio: 6.27

Frequently Asked Questions for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)

What is Multi-Color Corporation's stock symbol?

Multi-Color Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LABL."

How often does Multi-Color Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Multi-Color Corporation?

Multi-Color Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, September 1st. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.24%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 11th. View Multi-Color Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Multi-Color Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $242.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $242.47 million. Multi-Color Corporation had a net margin of 6.38% and a return on equity of 15.85%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.95 EPS. View Multi-Color Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Multi-Color Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Multi-Color Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Multi-Color Corporation.

Where is Multi-Color Corporation's stock going? Where will Multi-Color Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Multi-Color Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Multi-Color Corporation's share price to reach $75.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Multi-Color Corporation.

Who are some of Multi-Color Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Multi-Color Corporation's key executives?

Multi-Color Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Nigel A. Vinecombe, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Vadis A. Rodato, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Sharon Eleen Birkett, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Secretary
  • David G. Buse, Chief Operating Officer
  • Timothy P. Lutz, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ari J. Benacerraf, Independent Director
  • Robert R. Buck, Independent Director
  • Charles B. Connolly, Independent Director
  • Simon T. Roberts, Independent Director
  • Matthew M. Walsh CPA, Independent Director

Who owns Multi-Color Corporation stock?

Multi-Color Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (11.36%), BlackRock Inc. (9.43%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.22%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (4.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.82%) and Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK (3.62%). Company insiders that own Multi-Color Corporation stock include Charles B Connolly, David G Buse, Floyd E Needham, Nigel A Vinecombe, Sharon E Birkett and Thomas M Mohr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Multi-Color Corporation.

Who sold Multi-Color Corporation stock? Who is selling Multi-Color Corporation stock?

Multi-Color Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, Northern Trust Corp, Royal Bank of Canada, American Century Companies Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Eaton Vance Management. Company insiders that have sold Multi-Color Corporation stock in the last year include Charles B Connolly, Nigel A Vinecombe, Sharon E Birkett and Thomas M Mohr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Multi-Color Corporation.

Who bought Multi-Color Corporation stock? Who is buying Multi-Color Corporation stock?

Multi-Color Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Tributary Capital Management LLC, AMI Asset Management Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., State Street Corp and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Multi-Color Corporation.

How do I buy Multi-Color Corporation stock?

Shares of Multi-Color Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Multi-Color Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Multi-Color Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $82.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ LABL)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  228
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Multi-Color Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.75)
Consensus Price Target: $75.67 (7.95% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldMediumView Rating Details
8/25/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingSell$67.00LowView Rating Details
1/26/2017Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$80.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Singular ResearchBoost Price TargetBUY -> BUY - Long-Term$67.00 -> $70.00N/AView Rating Details
2/10/2016Wellington ShieldsDowngradeAccumulate -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Earnings by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ LABL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017$1.11N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q1 2018$0.80$0.86$242.47 million$242.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/30/2017Q4 2017$0.85$0.98$235.95 million$244.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q317$0.76$0.70$218.50 million$210.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q217$0.97$0.99$235.48 million$232.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q117$0.90$0.95$233.04 million$236.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/27/2016Q4$0.78$0.70$225.19 million$227.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q3$0.82$0.68$206.40 million$206.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q2$0.99$0.93$229.35 million$219.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q1$0.79$0.91$210.45 million$217.92 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/5/2015Q4$0.81$0.74$205.85 million$205.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q3$0.60$0.73$179.60 million$189.13 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q2$0.73$0.93$208.40 million$213.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q1$0.58$0.81$198.10 million$203.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/13/2014Q414$0.60$0.68$187.53 million$193.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q3$0.56$0.37$169.23 million$169.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.52$0.61$179.20 million$176.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2013Q1 2014$0.55$0.48ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2013Q4 2013$0.49$0.56ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2011$0.36$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.31$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.58
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.83
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171$0.97$0.97$0.97
Q3 20171$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q4 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q1 20181$0.80$0.80$0.80
Q2 20181$1.08$1.08$1.08
Q3 20181$0.83$0.83$0.83
Q4 20181$1.12$1.12$1.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.24%
Payout Ratio:5.76% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
5.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
4.71% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ LABL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 19.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.33%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/1/2017Nigel A VinecombeInsiderSell25,000$80.23$2,005,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017Charles B ConnollyDirectorSell8,700$85.06$740,022.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017Sharon E BirkettCFOSell5,000$86.20$431,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Nigel A VinecombeInsiderSell25,000$86.39$2,159,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Nigel A VinecombeInsiderSell25,000$75.55$1,888,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Thomas M MohrDirectorSell1,500$72.68$109,020.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Nigel A VinecombeInsiderSell25,000$72.85$1,821,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Nigel A VinecombeInsiderSell25,000$65.68$1,642,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016David G BuseCOOSell4,000$68.32$273,280.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Sharon E BirkettCFOSell5,000$68.40$342,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Floyd E NeedhamCOOSell7,500$63.31$474,825.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Nigel A VinecombeChairmanSell25,000$63.20$1,580,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Thomas M MohrDirectorSell3,000$62.70$188,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Floyd E NeedhamCOOSell15,000$59.04$885,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Vadis A RodatoCOOSell5,400$70.68$381,672.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Thomas M MohrDirectorSell3,650$55.01$200,786.50View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Simon T RobertsDirectorBuy3,450$44.27$152,731.50View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Simon T RobertsDirectorBuy2,400$32.42$77,808.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
Latest Headlines for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL)
DateHeadline logo$246.05 Million in Sales Expected for Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) This Quarter - September 16 at 2:00 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation -- Moody's confirms Multi-Colors's Ba3 CFR, concludes review, rates acquisition financing; outlook stable - September 15 at 5:18 AM logoMulti-Color Corp. : LABL-US: Dividend Analysis : August 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 5:18 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) to Post $1.09 EPS - September 14 at 10:22 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation Announces a Proposed Private Offering of $480 Million of Senior Notes and Syndication of a $400 Million Senior Secured Term Loan B Facility - September 14 at 7:03 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - September 10 at 3:16 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Insider Sells $2,005,750.00 in Stock - September 5 at 1:16 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - September 2 at 10:38 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - September 2 at 4:40 AM logoMulti-Color Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LABL-US : September 1, 2017 - September 2 at 3:42 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Given "Hold" Rating at Robert W. Baird - September 1 at 9:16 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Given "Sell" Rating at KeyCorp - August 27 at 12:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to Multi-Color Corp. : August 24, 2017 - August 25 at 7:47 AM logoKeyCorp Weighs in on Multi-Color Corporation's Q2 2018 Earnings (LABL) - August 16 at 12:14 PM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Multi-Color Corporation's FY2018 Earnings (LABL) - August 15 at 1:10 PM logoMulti-Color Corp. :LABL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017 - August 15 at 1:00 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Multi-Color Corp. - August 12 at 2:21 AM logo$241.55 Million in Sales Expected for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) This Quarter - August 10 at 9:52 AM logoEdited Transcript of LABL earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 9 at 1:09 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) to Post $0.80 EPS - August 9 at 12:10 AM logoInvestor Network: Multi-Color Corporation to Host Earnings Call - August 8 at 8:08 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation Announces EPS of $0.82 and Non-GAAP Core EPS of $0.86 for Q1 FY2018 - August 8 at 8:08 PM logoMulti-Color posts 1Q profit - August 8 at 8:08 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS - August 8 at 2:24 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 8 at 7:46 AM logoLSC Communications (LKSD) vs. Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) Critical Comparison - August 7 at 8:26 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.80 Per Share - August 7 at 8:02 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend - August 3 at 12:10 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) to Release Earnings on Tuesday - August 3 at 11:16 AM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) to Hold - August 2 at 12:58 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation Announces Date of First Quarter FY 2018 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast - July 28 at 1:52 AM logoHead to Head Contrast: ARC Document Solutions (ARC) and Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) - July 27 at 10:31 PM logo$245.80 Million in Sales Expected for Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) This Quarter - July 21 at 3:35 PM logo$0.97 EPS Expected for Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) This Quarter - July 19 at 6:26 PM logoMulti-Color Corp. (LABL) to Acquire Constantia Labels Division in $1.3B Deal - July 18 at 4:30 PM logoMulti-Color Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LABL-US : July 18, 2017 - July 18 at 4:30 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation -- Moody's places Multi-Color Corporation's ratings under review for downgrade - July 18 at 4:30 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation Announces Agreement to Acquire Constantia Labels Division to Create a Global Leader in the Labels Space - July 17 at 12:52 PM logoMulti-Color to acquire Constantia Labels division for about $1.3 billion - July 17 at 12:52 PM logoMulti-Color to buy labels unit of Constantia for $1.3 bln - July 17 at 12:52 PM logoRetailers and materials companies lead stock indexes higher - July 17 at 12:52 PM logoMulti-Color to buy Constantia Labels division in $1.3B deal - July 17 at 10:25 AM logoFinancial Comparison: ARC Document Solutions (ARC) vs. Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) - July 17 at 9:55 AM logoMulti-Color Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:LABL) : July 10, 2017 - July 10 at 11:51 PM logoMulti-Color Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LABL-US : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 12:13 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest - July 1 at 7:10 AM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $245.80 Million - June 25 at 8:36 AM logo$0.97 EPS Expected for Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) This Quarter - June 23 at 4:52 PM logoAuxilio (AUXO) & Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) Head to Head Review - June 23 at 12:16 PM logoMulti-Color Corporation (LABL) Downgraded by BidaskClub - June 22 at 8:00 PM



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