NYSE:ARD - Ardagh Group Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.68 -0.25 (-1.48 %) (As of 07/16/2018 04:40 AM ET)Previous Close$16.68Today's Range$16.64 - $16.9552-Week Range$15.98 - $23.72Volume42,849 shsAverage Volume111,923 shsMarket Capitalization$310.83 millionP/E Ratio9.07Dividend Yield3.36%Beta-0.25 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive ARD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ARD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Glass containers Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrial Products SymbolNYSE:ARD CUSIPN/A Webwww.ardaghgroup.com 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 Shares18,640,000Market Cap$310.83 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. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, May 31st. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.33. The business had revenue of $2.22 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.82 billion. Ardagh Group had a net margin of 1.30% and a negative return on equity of 31.18%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 13.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.31 EPS. 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 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Ardagh Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Ardagh Group's share price to reach $23.25 in the next year. 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? Some companies that are related to Ardagh Group include Magellan Aerospace (MAL), QinetiQ Group (QQ), Constellium (CSTM), Chase (CCF), Quad/Graphics (QUAD), Ultra Electronics (ULE), Casella Waste Systems (CWST), ScanSource (SCSC), Western Forest Products (WEF), Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (HY), TPI Composites (TPIC), Kadant (KAI), Alamo Group (ALG), Atkore International Group (ATKR) and Encore Wire (WIRE). 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 DirectorMr. Alex Jonker, Managing Director of Operations Metal - Europe (Age 60) When did Ardagh Group IPO? (ARD) raised $300 million in an IPO 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? Media coverage about ARD stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ardagh Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 45.21 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are Ardagh Group's major shareholders? Ardagh Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 142 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 142 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 284MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ardagh Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are Wall Street analysts' stock ratings worth following?