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NYSE:BLLBall Stock Price, Forecast & News

$75.13
+0.95 (+1.28 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$73.58
Now: $75.13
$75.39
50-Day Range
$67.34
MA: $71.45
$74.57
52-Week Range
$51.26
Now: $75.13
$82.82
Volume2.05 million shs
Average Volume2.09 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.49 billion
P/E Ratio53.66
Dividend Yield0.81%
Beta0.52
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
CUSIP05849810
CIK9389
Phone303-469-3131

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.47 billion
Cash Flow$4.76 per share
Book Value$9.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$566 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,300
Market Cap$24.49 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$75.13
+0.95 (+1.28 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Ball (NYSE:BLL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ball's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ball's stock was trading at $69.76 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BLL shares have increased by 7.7% and is now trading at $75.13.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ball?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ball in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 7 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, August 6th 2020.
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How can I listen to Ball's earnings call?

Ball will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 6th 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The industrial products company reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.01. The industrial products company earned $2.79 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.81 billion. Ball had a return on equity of 28.11% and a net margin of 4.11%. Ball's revenue was up .0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.49 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 31st.
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When did Ball's stock split? How did Ball's stock split work?

Shares of Ball split before market open on Wednesday, May 17th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 26th 2017. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell 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 declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase 50,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for BLL?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Ball's stock. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Ball's share price to reach $80.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has Ball been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BLL stock has trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ball earned a daily sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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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), Home Depot (HD), Visa (V), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Ball's key executives?

Ball's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John A. Hayes, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Scott C. Morrison, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Pauley, Sr. VP of HR & Admin. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Charles E. Baker, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Daniel William Fisher, Sr. VP & COO of Global Metal Beverage Packaging (Age 46)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Merchants Corp (1.24%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.43%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.40%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.27%), AMI Asset Management Corp (0.24%) and Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp (0.18%). 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 BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Dudley & Shanley Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, M&G Investment Management Ltd., AMI Asset Management Corp, and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ball company stock in the last year 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 buying Ball stock?

BLL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Merchants Corp, Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., First Trust Advisors LP, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., UBS Group AG, Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Brinker Capital Inc..
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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 $75.13.

How big of a company is Ball?

Ball has a market capitalization of $24.49 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 8/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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