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Ball (BALL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$70.12
-0.19 (-0.27%)
(As of 05/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$69.39
$70.24
50-Day Range
$63.76
$70.72
52-Week Range
$42.81
$71.32
Volume
1.63 million shs
Average Volume
2.13 million shs
Market Capitalization
$21.76 billion
P/E Ratio
5.28
Dividend Yield
1.14%
Price Target
$69.23

Ball MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.14 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.3% Downside
$69.23 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.00% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.36mentions of Ball in the last 14 days
Based on 47 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$349,500 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
11.65%
From $3.09 to $3.45 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.15 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

95th out of 166 stocks

Metal Cans Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

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About Ball Stock (NYSE:BALL)

Ball Corporation supplies aluminum packaging products for the beverage, personal care, and household products industries in the United States, Brazil, and internationally. The company manufactures and sells aluminum beverage containers to fillers of carbonated soft drinks, beer, energy drinks, and other beverages. It also manufactures and sells extruded aluminum aerosol containers, recloseable aluminum bottles, aluminum cups, and aluminum slugs. Ball Corporation was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Westminster, Colorado.

BALL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
2/29/2024
Dividend Payable
3/15/2024
Last Earnings
4/26/2024
Today
5/23/2024
Ex-Dividend for 6/17 Dividend
6/03/2024
Dividend Payable
6/17/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Metal cans
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
9389
Employees
21,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$69.23
High Stock Price Target
$82.00
Low Stock Price Target
$55.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-1.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.14
Research Coverage
14 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$707 million
Pretax Margin
5.67%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$14.03 billion
Cash Flow
$5.10 per share
Book Value
$23.77 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
307,864,000
Market Cap
$21.76 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.87
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Daniel William FisherMr. Daniel William Fisher (Age 51)
    Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $3.34M
  • Mr. Howard H. Yu (Age 51)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $2.21M
  • Mr. Ronald J. Lewis (Age 57)
    Chief Supply Chain & Operations Officer
    Comp: $1.6M
  • Ms. Stacey J. Valy Panayiotou (Age 51)
    Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer
    Comp: $1.2M
  • Mr. Scott C. Morrison (Age 62)
    Senior Advisor
    Comp: $2.24M
  • Mr. Brian Gabbard
    Senior VP of Global Shared Services & Chief Information Officer
  • Brandon Potthoff
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Hannah S. Lim-Johnson Esq. (Age 51)
    SVP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
  • Ms. Courtney K. Reynolds
    Vice President of Communications & Corporate Affairs
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Knobel (Age 53)
    Senior Vice President of Global Beverage Finance

BALL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ball stock right now?

14 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ball in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" BALL shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BALL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Ball's stock price target for 2024?

14 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Ball's stock. Their BALL share price targets range from $55.00 to $82.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $69.23 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%.
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How have BALL shares performed in 2024?

Ball's stock was trading at $57.52 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BALL stock has increased by 21.9% and is now trading at $70.12.
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When is Ball's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2024.
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How were Ball's earnings last quarter?

Ball Co. (NYSE:BALL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $2.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.23 billion. Ball had a net margin of 31.42% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.79%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 17.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.69 earnings per share.

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

Ball announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Investors of record on Monday, June 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, June 17th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 3rd.
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Is Ball a good dividend stock?

Ball (NYSE:BALL) pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.14%. The dividend payout ratio is 6.02%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BALL will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.19% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Ball's stock buyback program work?

Ball announced that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Wednesday, April 24th 2024, which allows the company to buyback 40,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

Who are Ball's major shareholders?

Ball's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.36%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.67%), Sustainable Growth Advisers LP (1.53%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.69%), TD Asset Management Inc (0.46%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.44%). Insiders that own company stock include Cynthia A Niekamp, Daniel William Fisher, David A Kaufman, Deron Goodwin, John A Hayes, Pedro Henrique Mariani and Ronald J Lewis.
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How do I buy shares of Ball?

Shares of BALL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:BALL) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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