Bemis Company Profile (NYSE:BMS)

About Bemis

Bemis logoBemis Company, Inc. is a manufacturer of packaging products. The Company operates through two business segments: U.S. Packaging and Global Packaging. The U.S. Packaging segment represents food, consumer and industrial products packaging-related manufacturing operations in the United States. The U.S. Packaging segment manufactures multilayer polymer, blown and cast film structures to produce packaging sold for food and personal care product applications, as well as non-food applications. The Global Packaging segment is engaged in packaging-related manufacturing operations outside the United States, as well as global medical device and pharmaceutical packaging manufacturing operations. The Global Packaging segment manufactures multilayer polymer, blown and cast film structures to produce packaging sold for a range of food, medical, pharmaceutical, personal care, electronics and industrial applications. The Company offers its products primarily to customers in the food industry.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BMS
  • CUSIP: 08143710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $50.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $50.88
  • 52-Week Range: $42.45 - $54.19
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.64
  • P/E Growth: 2.23
  • Market Cap: $4.79B
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,710,000
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Net Margins: 5.67%
  • Return on Equity: 19.75%
  • Return on Assets: 6.89%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.18%
  • Current Ratio: 2.07%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bemis (NYSE:BMS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $49.00 (3.14% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/2/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$52.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$48.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016FIXInitiated CoverageReduce$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetHold -> Neutral$52.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$60.00View Rating Details
6/2/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$47.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Vertical GroupUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
4/29/2016Vertical ResearchUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
3/10/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/19/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$51.00View Rating Details
11/10/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.00View Rating Details
9/14/2015Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$49.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
4/10/2015Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$49.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016ListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.67$0.67$1.03 billion$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.62$0.60$1.01 billion$967.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.59$0.60$979.43 million$982.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.66$0.67$1.04 billion$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.68$0.67$1.05 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.58$0.61$1.04 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.56$0.57$1.05 million$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.67$0.61$1.23 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.64$0.65$1.29 billion$1.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.57$0.58$1.27 billion$1.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.54$0.54$1.22 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.61$0.60$1.28 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.59$0.61$1.32 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.54$0.53$1.30 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.50$0.52$1.23 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.54$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.52$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.47$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.39$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.58$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.50$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.53$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.51$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.72 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.04 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.61$0.64$0.62
Q2 20163$0.64$0.71$0.68
Q3 20163$0.75$0.76$0.76
Q4 20163$0.69$0.72$0.71
Q1 20171$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q2 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q3 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
Q4 20171$0.80$0.80$0.80
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
Annual Dividend:$1.16
Dividend Yield:2.29%
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:49.57% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.65% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
38.16% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:32 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 75.67%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/11/2015James W RansomVPSell10,000$45.97$459,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Henry J TheisenChairmanSell12,000$47.07$564,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Arun NayarDirectorBuy6,325$47.40$299,805.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Sheri H EdisonGeneral CounselSell1,073$46.62$50,023.26View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Edward N PerryDirectorSell1,780$38.69$68,868.20View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Ronald J FlotoDirectorBuy2,000$39.85$79,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013William J BoltonDirectorSell8,941$40.01$357,729.41View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013William J BoltonDirectorSell5,000$41.16$205,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013William J BoltonDirectorSell13,000$37.08$482,040.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Bemis (NYSE:BMS)
News IconStock Short Interest Filing: Bemis Incorporated (NYSE:BMS) on Focus After Report of More Shorts - Post News (NYSE:BMS) - October 20 at 8:47 PM logoBemis CEO William F. Austen Honored by George Washington University (NYSE:BMS) - October 20 at 8:47 PM logoBemis Co., Inc. : BMS-US: Dividend Analysis : August 17th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 19, 2016 (NYSE:BMS) - October 19 at 4:44 PM
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News IconHow Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) trades after earning ... - The Independent Republic (NYSE:BMS) - September 21 at 8:26 AM logoBEMIS CO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligatio (NYSE:BMS) - September 15 at 8:51 PM logoResearch Analysts Set Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS)’s Price Target At $53 (NYSE:BMS) - September 14 at 5:35 AM logoBemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) Assigned Rating Of 2.5 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BMS) - September 13 at 5:30 PM logoResearch Analysts Set Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS)'s Price Target At $53 - (NYSE:BMS) - September 13 at 8:45 AM logoStudy Finds 90% of UK Consumers Are Open to Cooking Meat Products in Packaging (NYSE:BMS) - September 13 at 8:45 AM
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Bemis (NYSE:BMS) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

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