NYSE:ARD - Ardagh Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.45 +0.14 (+1.24 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.31
Today's Range$11.33 - $11.63
52-Week Range$10.09 - $20.53
Volume65,200 shs
Average Volume178,983 shs
Market Capitalization$207.78 million
P/E Ratio6.23
Dividend Yield1.25%
Beta1.06
Ardagh 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

Industry Glass containers
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
Phone352-2625-8555

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.63 billion
Cash Flow$60.2632 per share
Book Value($69.57) per share

Profitability

Net Income$61.03 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,500
Market Cap$207.78 million
OptionableNot Optionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. View Ardagh Group's Dividend History.

How were Ardagh Group's earnings last quarter?

Ardagh Group SA (NYSE:ARD) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.01. The company earned $2.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.32 billion. Ardagh Group had a net margin of 0.94% and a negative return on equity of 30.73%. 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, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ardagh Group.

How can I listen to Ardagh Group's earnings call?

Ardagh Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8558570686.

What guidance has Ardagh Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ardagh Group updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.60-1.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.80.

What price target have analysts set for ARD?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Ardagh Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Ardagh Group's stock price to reach $16.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ardagh Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ardagh Group?

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

Has Ardagh Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ARD stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ardagh Group earned a coverage optimism score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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 66)
  • Mr. David Matthews, Group CFO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. John Sheehan, Group Investor Relations Director (Age 53)
  • Donald J. Puglisi, Managing Director
  • Mr. Alex Jonker, Managing Director of Operations Metal - Europe (Age 61)

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 $17.00-$20.00 per share. Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs, Barclays, Credit Suisse and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Davy and Wells Fargo Securities were co-managers.

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 $11.45.

How big of a company is Ardagh Group?

Ardagh Group has a market capitalization of $207.78 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.

What is Ardagh Group's official website?

The official website for Ardagh Group is http://www.ardaghgroup.com.

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:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  179 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  353
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This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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