NYSE:ARD - Ardagh Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$16.68 -0.25 (-1.48 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.68
Today's Range$16.64 - $16.95
52-Week Range$15.98 - $23.72
Volume42,849 shs
Average Volume111,923 shs
Market Capitalization$310.83 million
P/E Ratio9.07
Dividend Yield3.36%
Beta-0.25
Ardagh Group logoArdagh Group S.A. manufactures and supplies rigid packaging solutions primarily for the food and beverage markets worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Metal Packaging Europe, Metal Packaging Americas, Glass Packaging Europe, and Glass Packaging North America. Its metal packaging products include aluminum and steel beverage cans; two-piece aluminum, two-piece tinplate, and three-piece tinplate food and specialty cans; and a range of can ends, including easy-open and peelable ends. The company also offers proprietary and non-proprietary glass containers for various end-use categories, primarily food and beverage. In addition, it is involved in glass engineering, and mold manufacturing and repair activities. The company was formerly known as Ardagh Finance Holdings S.A. and changed its name to Ardagh Group S.A. in February 2017. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. Ardagh Group S.A. is a subsidiary of ARD Finance S.A.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Glass containers
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:ARD
CUSIPN/A
Phone352-2625-8555

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-5.79
Current Ratio1.44
Quick Ratio0.89

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.07
Forward P/E Ratio8.73
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.63 billion
Price / Sales0.04
Cash Flow$59.5714 per share
Price / Cash0.28
Book Value($69.57) per share
Price / Book-0.24

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.84
Net Income$61.03 million
Net Margins1.30%
Return on Equity-31.18%
Return on Assets3.92%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,500
Outstanding Shares18,640,000
Market Cap$310.83

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Ardagh Group (NYSE:ARD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ardagh Group's stock symbol?

Ardagh Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARD."

How often does Ardagh Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ardagh Group?

Ardagh Group announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, May 31st. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 16th. View Ardagh Group's Dividend History.

How were Ardagh Group's earnings last quarter?

Ardagh Group SA (NYSE:ARD) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33. The business had revenue of $2.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.82 billion. Ardagh Group had a net margin of 1.30% and a negative return on equity of 31.18%. Ardagh Group's revenue for the quarter was up 13.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.31 earnings per share. View Ardagh Group's Earnings History.

When is Ardagh Group's next earnings date?

Ardagh Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ardagh Group.

What price target have analysts set for ARD?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ardagh Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Ardagh Group's stock price to reach $23.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 39.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Ardagh Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ardagh Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ardagh Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Ardagh Group's key competitors?

Who are Ardagh Group's key executives?

Ardagh Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul R. Coulson, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. David Matthews, Group CFO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. John Sheehan, Group Investor Relations Director (Age 52)
  • Donald J. Puglisi, Managing Director
  • Mr. Alex Jonker, Managing Director of Operations Metal - Europe (Age 60)

When did Ardagh Group IPO?

(ARD) raised $300 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, March 15th 2017. The company issued 16,200,000 shares at a price of $17.00-$20.00 per share. Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs, Barclays, Credit Suisse and J.P. Morgan acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Davy and Wells Fargo Securities were co-managers.

Has Ardagh Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ARD stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ardagh Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.59 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Ardagh Group's major shareholders?

Ardagh Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Clinton Group Inc. (0.11%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ardagh Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Ardagh Group stock?

ARD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clinton Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ardagh Group.

How do I buy shares of Ardagh Group?

Shares of ARD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ardagh Group's stock price today?

One share of ARD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.68.

How big of a company is Ardagh Group?

Ardagh Group has a market capitalization of $310.83 million and generates $8.63 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $61.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.84 on an earnings per share basis. Ardagh Group employs 23,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Ardagh Group?

Ardagh Group's mailing address is 56 RUE CHARLES MARTEL, LUXEMBOURG N4, L-2134. The company can be reached via phone at 352-2625-8555.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ardagh Group (NYSE ARD)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  142 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  284
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This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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