Crown Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:CCK)

About Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)

Crown Holdings logoCrown Holdings, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of packaging products for consumer goods. The Company's business is organized within three divisions: Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Within each division, the Company is organized along product lines. The Company's segments within the Americas Division are Americas Beverage and North America Food. The Company's segments within the European Division are European Beverage and European Food. The Company's Asia Pacific Division segment consists of its beverage and non-beverage can operations. The Company is also engaged in European aerosol and specialty packaging business, its North American aerosol can business, and its tooling and equipment operations in the Unites States and the United Kingdom. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 146 plants along with sales and service facilities throughout 36 countries. It also has three canmaking and spare part operations in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Non-Paper Containers & Packaging - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Metal & Glass Containers
  • Symbol: NYSE:CCK
  • CUSIP: 22836810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $8.22917 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 138,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $58.73
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.40
  • 52 Week Range: $51.57 - $60.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.12
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.81
  • P/E Growth: 2.05
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $8.29 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.01
  • Book Value: $3.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 15.46
  • EBIDTA: $1.33 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.32%
  • Return on Equity: 75.25%
  • Return on Assets: 5.62%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 6.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.59%
  • Average Volume: 701,344 shs.
  • Beta: 1.4
  • Short Ratio: 3.17

Frequently Asked Questions for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)

What is Crown Holdings' stock symbol?

Crown Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CCK."

How will Crown Holdings' stock buyback program work?

Crown Holdings announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Friday, April 7th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 13.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Crown Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 19th. The company reported $1.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $2.16 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.15 billion. Crown Holdings had a net margin of 6.32% and a return on equity of 75.25%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.19 EPS. View Crown Holdings' Earnings History.

What guidance has Crown Holdings issued on next quarter's earnings?

Crown Holdings issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 19th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.90-4.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.97. Crown Holdings also updated its Q3 guidance to $1.35-1.45 EPS.

Where is Crown Holdings' stock going? Where will Crown Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Crown Holdings' stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Crown Holdings' stock price to reach $63.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Crown Holdings.

What are analysts saying about Crown Holdings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Crown Holdings stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Crown Holdings' estimates have been going up lately. The company expects adjusted diluted earnings per share for the second quarter in the range of $1.05–$1.15 and for 2017  to be in the range of $3.80–$4.00. To meet growing beverage can demand, Crown Holdings intends to build new facilities and is poised to gain from the geographic expansion of its beverage can lines. Additionally, the company will gain from potential strategic acquisitions in geographic areas and product lines. Further, the company has an impressive positive record of earnings surprises in the past few quarters. Its estimates have gone up lately." (7/10/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "While CCK is facing some headwinds, it's managing it well and we expect earnings to inflect in 2018. Separately, following a multi-year reinvestment cycle, FCF generation should accelerate next year and we remain comfortable with our Buy." (2/6/2017)

Who are some of Crown Holdings' key competitors?

Who are Crown Holdings' key executives?

Crown Holdings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Timothy Joseph Donahue, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Thomas A. Kelly, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Robert H. Bourque Jr., President - Asia Pacific Division
  • Djalma Novaes Jr., President - Americas Division
  • Gerard H. Gifford, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • David A. Beaver, Vice President, Corporate Controller
  • John W. Conway, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • James H. Miller, Director
  • Jenne K. Britell Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Arnold W. Donald, Independent Director

Who owns Crown Holdings stock?

Crown Holdings' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.77%), First Quadrant L P CA (0.34%), Hallmark Capital Management Inc. (0.19%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.15%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.08%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Crown Holdings stock include David A Beaver, Gerard H Gifford, Hans J Loliger, Jenne K Britell, Jozef Salaerts, Robert H Bourque Jr and Thomas A Kelly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Crown Holdings.

Who sold Crown Holdings stock? Who is selling Crown Holdings stock?

Crown Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, US Bancorp DE, DnB Asset Management AS, Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC and Diversified Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold Crown Holdings stock in the last year include David A Beaver, Jenne K Britell and Thomas A Kelly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Crown Holdings.

Who bought Crown Holdings stock? Who is buying Crown Holdings stock?

Crown Holdings' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, First Quadrant L P CA, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Hallmark Capital Management Inc., Aperio Group LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co and Round Table Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Crown Holdings.

How do I buy Crown Holdings stock?

Shares of Crown Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Crown Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Crown Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.62.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Crown Holdings (NYSE CCK)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  291 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  183 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  474
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Crown Holdings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $63.00 (3.93% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$58.00 -> $61.00LowView Rating Details
7/14/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$63.00 -> $70.00LowView Rating Details
7/12/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$62.00LowView Rating Details
4/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$62.00 -> $63.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$65.00LowView Rating Details
2/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$60.00N/AView Rating Details
2/6/2017Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$60.00N/AView Rating Details
2/6/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$64.00 -> $63.00N/AView Rating Details
6/2/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/19/2016Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$58.00N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform$57.00 -> $58.00N/AView Rating Details
11/12/2015Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$52.00 -> $58.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Earnings by Quarter for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Crown Holdings (NYSE CCK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/19/2017Q2 2017$1.10$1.12$2.15 billion$2.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2017Q1 2017$0.70$0.72$1.89 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q416$0.70$0.71$1.98 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$1.30$1.33$2.39 billion$2.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$1.11$1.19$2.24 billion$2.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.63$0.69$2.03 billion$1.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.69$0.70$2.15 billion$2.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$1.31$1.34$2.53 million$2.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$1.01$1.03$2.42 billion$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q115$0.52$0.53$2.06 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.48$0.48$2.19 billion$2.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q314$1.21$1.36$2.62 billion$2.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$1.00$1.01$2.37 billion$2.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$0.51$0.57$2.02 billion$1.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.50$0.48$2.10 billion$2.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$1.08$1.13$2.36 billion$2.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.93$0.93$2.28 billion$2.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.49$0.50$2.02 billion$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.54$0.51$2.05 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$1.01$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.84$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.45$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.48$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2011$0.99$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2011$0.82$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2011$0.42$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.38$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.91
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q2 20172$1.05$1.12$1.09
Q3 20172$1.36$1.36$1.36
Q4 20172$0.74$0.83$0.79
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.85%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2017David A BeaverVPSell1,000$56.05$56,050.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017Jenne K BritellDirectorSell4,525$55.65$251,816.25View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Thomas A KellyInsiderSell40,000$53.18$2,127,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Robert H Bourque JrInsiderSell715$52.41$37,473.15View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016David A BeaverVPSell1,000$53.31$53,310.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell1,500$54.61$81,915.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Hans J LoligerDirectorSell3,000$53.26$159,780.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Gerard H GiffordInsiderSell15,000$53.79$806,850.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell20,399$53.39$1,089,102.61View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015David A BeaverVPSell1,000$52.89$52,890.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell20,000$51.75$1,035,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell20,000$48.55$971,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Raymond Leo Mcgowan JrInsiderSell20,000$49.81$996,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Raymond Leo Mcgowan, Jr.InsiderSell25,000$47.19$1,179,750.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014John ConwayCEOSell45,319$47.51$2,153,105.69View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014Thomas KellyCFOSell28,244$47.50$1,341,590.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014John ConwayCEOSell54,503$46.80$2,550,740.40View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Arnold DonaldDirectorSell27,000$43.62$1,177,740.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell5,000$42.62$213,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Jim L TurnerDirectorBuy10,000$41.68$416,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Jozef SalaertsInsiderSell5,000$43.62$218,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012John W ConwayCEOSell535,000$37.14$19,869,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
Latest Headlines for Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK)
DateHeadline logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS - July 19 at 9:42 PM logoCrown Holdings Inc. Q2 Earnings Decline 8% - July 19 at 6:11 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 19 at 6:11 PM logoCrown tops Street 2Q forecasts - July 19 at 6:11 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - July 19 at 5:14 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Releases Q3 Earnings Guidance - July 19 at 5:14 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) Given Hold Rating at Deutsche Bank AG - July 18 at 1:52 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday - July 17 at 7:47 AM logoBidaskClub Lowers Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) to Hold - July 16 at 3:28 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC - July 14 at 3:19 PM logoCan Crown Holdings (CCK) Pull a Surprise in Q2 Earnings? - July 13 at 5:59 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - July 11 at 6:40 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - July 10 at 1:34 PM logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Crown Holdings, Inc. Issued By KeyCorp (NYSE:CCK) - July 10 at 7:36 AM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy" - July 1 at 10:04 AM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub - June 29 at 9:52 PM logo Analysts Expect Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $2.14 Billion - June 28 at 11:50 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) to Post $1.09 Earnings Per Share - June 26 at 12:32 PM logoReviewing Crown Holdings (CCK) & Bemis Company (BMS) - June 20 at 12:30 PM logoCrown Holdings Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call - June 19 at 1:56 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - June 16 at 2:40 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 16 at 1:12 PM logoCrown Closures North America Earns Excellence In Quality At IMDA Annual Conference - June 13 at 12:46 PM logoFinancial Contrast: Veritiv Corporation (VRTV) & Crown Holdings (CCK) - June 13 at 8:17 AM logoFinancial Review: Sealed Air Corp (SEE) versus Crown Holdings (CCK) - June 11 at 12:16 AM logoValuEngine Downgrades Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) to Hold - June 10 at 11:44 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Rating Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub - June 10 at 10:32 PM logoReviewing Veritiv Corp (VRTV) and Crown Holdings (CCK) - June 7 at 7:54 AM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy - June 6 at 1:40 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Receives Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada - June 5 at 9:22 PM logo$2.14 Billion in Sales Expected for Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) This Quarter - June 2 at 2:56 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.09 Per Share - May 31 at 7:34 AM logoCrown Holdings sells its Northeast Phila. HQ - May 25 at 5:37 PM logoETFs with exposure to Crown Holdings, Inc. : May 25, 2017 - May 25 at 5:37 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC - May 24 at 2:02 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - May 22 at 4:26 PM logoDavid A. Beaver Sells 1,000 Shares of Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Stock - May 22 at 1:28 PM logoCrown Holdings (CCK) Up 1.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - May 22 at 12:43 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 16 at 6:58 PM logoCrown Holdings (CCK) Opens Beverage Can Facility in U.S. - May 15 at 12:00 PM logoCrown Opens First Greenfield Beverage Can Facility in the United States in Over 20 Years - May 12 at 4:46 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) to Post $1.09 Earnings Per Share - May 5 at 9:18 AM logoCrown Holdings (CCK) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds - May 4 at 2:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to Crown Holdings, Inc. : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 7:41 PM logoFavorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact Crown Holdings (CCK) Share Price - May 1 at 5:14 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. :CCK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 4:11 PM logoCrown Holdings (CCK) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.45 - April 28 at 12:10 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Director Jenne K. Britell Sells 4,525 Shares - April 25 at 6:06 PM logoCrown Holdings (CCK) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 25 at 5:06 PM logoCrown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - April 25 at 4:42 PM



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