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Ball Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.59 (+1.74 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $92.72
50-Day Range
MA: $84.99
52-Week Range
Now: $92.72
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume1.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$30.28 billion
P/E Ratio84.29
Dividend Yield0.65%
Ball Corp. provides metal packaging for beverages, foods and household products, and of aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. It operates through the following business segments: Beverage Packaging, North and Central America; Beverage Packaging, South America; Beverage Packaging, Europe; Food and Aerosol Packaging; and Aerospace. The Beverage Packaging, North and Central America segment sold under multi-year supply contracts to fillers of carbonated soft drinks, beer, energy drinks and other beverages. The Beverage Packaging, South America segment sales volumes of beverage containers in South America, and manufacture substantially all of the metal beverage containers in Brazil. The Beverage Packaging, Europe segment sales volumes of metal beverage containers in Europe, and other packaging materials used by the European beer and carbonated soft drink industries. The Food and Aerosol Packaging segment produces two-piece and three-piece steel food containers and ends for packaging vegetables, fruit, soups, meat, seafood, nutritional products, pet food and other products, and also manufactures and sells steel aerosol containers, as well as extruded aluminum aerosol containers and aluminum slugs. The Aerospace segment provides diversified technical services and products to government agencies, prime contractors and commercial organizations for a broad range of information warfare, electronic warfare, avionics, intelligence, training and space system needs. The company was founded by Edmund Burke Ball, Frank Clayton Ball, George A. Ball, Lucius Lorenzo Ball and William Charles Ball in 1880 and is headquartered in Broomfield, CO.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.68 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal cans
Sub-IndustryMetal & Glass Containers



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.47 billion
Cash Flow$4.70 per share
Book Value$9.23 per share


Net Income$566 million


Market Cap$30.28 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Confirmed)
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Ball (NYSE:BLL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ball's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Ball's stock was trading at $69.76 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BLL stock has increased by 32.9% and is now trading at $92.72.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ball?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ball in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Ball's next earnings date?

Ball is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Ball's earnings call?

Ball will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Ball's earnings last quarter?

Ball Co. (NYSE:BLL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The industrial products company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.09. The industrial products company earned $2.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.88 billion. Ball had a return on equity of 29.73% and a net margin of 3.28%. The business's revenue was down 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.64 earnings per share.
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How often does Ball pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ball?

Ball declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 29th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, September 15th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 31st.
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When did Ball's stock split? How did Ball's stock split work?

Ball's stock split on Wednesday, May 17th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 26th 2017. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, May 16th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Ball stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Ball's stock buyback program work?

Ball announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019, which permits the company to buyback 50,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for BLL?

14 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Ball's shares. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $107.00. On average, they anticipate Ball's stock price to reach $89.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%.
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Who are some of Ball's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ball own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ball investors own include Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Home Depot (HD) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Ball's key executives?

Ball's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John A. Hayes, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55, Pay $5.54M)
  • Mr. Scott C. Morrison, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $1.91M)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Pauley, Sr. VP of HR & Admin. (Age 59, Pay $1.33M)
  • Mr. Robert D. Strain Jr., Sr. VP (Age 63, Pay $1.5M)
  • Mr. Daniel William Fisher, Sr. VP & COO of Global Metal Beverage Packaging (Age 47, Pay $1.64M)
  • Mrs. Ann T. Scott, VP of Investor Relations (Age 56)
  • Mr. Charles E. Baker, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 63)
  • Ms. Courtney K. Reynolds, VP of Communications & Corp. Affairs
  • Mr. Daniel J. Rabbitt, VP of Corp. Planning & Devel.
  • Mr. Colin J. Gillis, Pres of Beverage Packaging Europe (Age 66)

What is Ball's stock symbol?

Ball trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BLL."

Who are Ball's major shareholders?

Ball's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include AMG National Trust Bank (0.37%), AMI Asset Management Corp (0.22%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.18%), Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp (0.18%), Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV (0.16%) and DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.16%). Company insiders that own Ball stock include Charles E Baker, Daniel William Fisher, Jeff A Knobel, John A Hayes, Nate C Carey, Robert D Strain, Scott C Morrison and Stuart A Taylor II.
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Which institutional investors are selling Ball stock?

BLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AMG National Trust Bank, AMI Asset Management Corp, Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold Ball company stock in the last year include Jeff A Knobel, John A Hayes, Nate C Carey, Robert D Strain, and Scott C Morrison.
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Which institutional investors are buying Ball stock?

BLL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Welch & Forbes LLC, Forsta AP Fonden, DNB Asset Management AS, and CWM LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Ball?

Shares of BLL 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Ball's stock price today?

One share of BLL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $92.72.

How big of a company is Ball?

Ball has a market capitalization of $30.28 billion and generates $11.47 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $566 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.53 on an earnings per share basis. Ball employs 18,300 workers across the globe.

What is Ball's official website?

The official website for Ball is www.ball.com.

How can I contact Ball?

Ball's mailing address is 10 Longs Peak Drive, Broomfield CO, 80021. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 303-469-3131 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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