Clearwater Paper Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.30 (+0.85 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $35.40
50-Day Range
MA: $38.50
52-Week Range
Now: $35.40
Volume122,631 shs
Average Volume152,996 shs
Market Capitalization$590.40 million
P/E Ratio10.47
Dividend YieldN/A
Clearwater Paper Corporation produces and sells private label tissue and bleached paperboard products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Consumer Products, and Pulp and Paperboard. The Consumer Products segment manufactures and sells a line of at-home tissue products, including bath tissues, paper towels, facial tissues, and napkins; recycled fiber value grade products; and away-from-home products and parent rolls. This segment sells its products to retailers and wholesale distributors, including grocery, drug, mass merchants, and discount stores. The Pulp and Paperboard segment manufactures and markets bleached paperboard, folding cartons, liquid packaging, cups and plates, blister and carded packaging, top sheet and commercial printing grades and softwood pulp products, as well as offers custom sheeting, slitting and cutting of paperboard. It sells its products to packaging converters, folding carton converters, merchants, and commercial printers. Clearwater Paper Corporation was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Spokane, Washington.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paperboard mills
Sub-IndustryPaper Products
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.76 billion
Cash Flow$6.37 per share
Book Value$26.16 per share


Net Income$-5,600,000.00


Market Cap$590.40 million
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

1.52 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

147th out of 850 stocks

Paperboard Mills Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Clearwater Paper (NYSE:CLW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Clearwater Paper a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Clearwater Paper in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Clearwater Paper stock.
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Are investors shorting Clearwater Paper?

Clearwater Paper saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 460,300 shares, a drop of 15.5% from the February 28th total of 544,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 153,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Clearwater Paper's next earnings date?

Clearwater Paper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How were Clearwater Paper's earnings last quarter?

Clearwater Paper Co. (NYSE:CLW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The basic materials company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.08. The basic materials company had revenue of $452.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $468 million. Clearwater Paper had a net margin of 3.05% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.21%. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.37 EPS.
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How has Clearwater Paper's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Clearwater Paper's stock was trading at $22.57 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CLW stock has increased by 56.8% and is now trading at $35.40.
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What price target have analysts set for CLW?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Clearwater Paper's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Clearwater Paper's share price to reach $42.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Clearwater Paper's key executives?

Clearwater Paper's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Arsen S. Kitch, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 39, Pay $649.02k)
  • Mr. Michael S. Gadd, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56, Pay $779.06k)
  • Ms. Kari G. Moyes, Sr. VP of HR (Age 53, Pay $632.79k)
  • Mr. Michael J. Murphy, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Rebecca Anne Barckley, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robin S. Yim, VP of Investor Relations
  • Shannon Myers, Sr. Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Steve M. Bowden, Sr. VP and GM of Pulp & Paperboard Division (Age 57)
  • Ms. Joanne P. Shufelt, Sr. VP & GM of Consumer Products Division (Age 65)

What is Arsen Kitch's approval rating as Clearwater Paper's CEO?

5 employees have rated Clearwater Paper CEO Arsen Kitch on Glassdoor.com. Arsen Kitch has an approval rating of 42% among Clearwater Paper's employees. This puts Arsen Kitch in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Clearwater Paper's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Clearwater Paper own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Clearwater Paper investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), KP Tissue (KPT), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Sealed Air (SEE), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AbbVie (ABBV), The Boeing (BA) and CBL & Associates Properties (CBL).

What is Clearwater Paper's stock symbol?

Clearwater Paper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CLW."

Who are Clearwater Paper's major shareholders?

Clearwater Paper's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.34%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%). Company insiders that own Clearwater Paper stock include Fraser Glenn, Harrison David, Linda K Massman and Michael S Gadd.
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Which institutional investors are selling Clearwater Paper stock?

CLW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which institutional investors are buying Clearwater Paper stock?

CLW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Clearwater Paper stock in the last two years include Harrison David, and Linda K Massman.
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How do I buy shares of Clearwater Paper?

Shares of CLW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Clearwater Paper's stock price today?

One share of CLW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.40.

How much money does Clearwater Paper make?

Clearwater Paper has a market capitalization of $590.40 million and generates $1.76 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-5,600,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.23 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Clearwater Paper have?

Clearwater Paper employs 3,340 workers across the globe.

What is Clearwater Paper's official website?

The official website for Clearwater Paper is www.clearwaterpaper.com.

Where are Clearwater Paper's headquarters?

Clearwater Paper is headquartered at 601 WEST RIVERSIDE SUITE 1100, SPOKANE WA, 99201.

How can I contact Clearwater Paper?

Clearwater Paper's mailing address is 601 WEST RIVERSIDE SUITE 1100, SPOKANE WA, 99201. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 509-344-5900.

This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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