NYSE:GPK - Graphic Packaging Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.32 -0.39 (-3.07 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 08:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.71
Today's Range$12.22 - $12.77
52-Week Range$12.22 - $16.74
Volume5.26 million shs
Average Volume3.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.94 billion
P/E Ratio19.56
Dividend Yield2.36%
Beta1.08
Graphic Packaging Holding Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides paper-based packaging solutions to food, beverage, and other consumer products companies. It operates through three segments: Paperboard Mills, Americas Paperboard Packaging, and Europe Paperboard Packaging. The company offers coated unbleached kraft (CUK) and coated recycled paperboard (CRB) to various paperboard packaging converters and brokers; and paperboard packaging folding cartons primarily to consumer packaged goods companies. It also manufactures corrugated medium products; offers various laminated, coated, and printed packaging structures that are produced from its CUK and CRB, as well as other grades of paperboards that are purchased from third-party suppliers; designs and manufactures specialized packaging machines that package bottles and cans, and non-beverage consumer products; and installs its packaging machines at customer plants and provides support, service, and performance monitoring of the machines. The company markets its products primarily through sales offices and broker arrangements with third parties in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. Graphic Packaging Holding Company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Paperboard containers & boxes
Sub-IndustryPaper Packaging
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:GPK
CUSIP38868910
Phone770-240-7200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.35
Current Ratio1.77
Quick Ratio0.81

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.56
Forward P/E Ratio14.49
P/E Growth1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.40 billion
Price / Sales0.87
Cash Flow$1.6649 per share
Price / Cash7.40
Book Value$4.17 per share
Price / Book2.95

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.63
Net Income$300.20 million
Net Margins5.74%
Return on Equity13.05%
Return on Assets3.68%

Miscellaneous

Employees13,000
Outstanding Shares310,340,000
Market Cap$3.94 billion

Graphic Packaging (NYSE:GPK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graphic Packaging's stock symbol?

Graphic Packaging trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GPK."

How often does Graphic Packaging pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Graphic Packaging?

Graphic Packaging declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 30th. Stockholders of record on Saturday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share on Friday, October 5th. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 13th. View Graphic Packaging's Dividend History.

How will Graphic Packaging's stock buyback program work?

Graphic Packaging announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, April 7th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 64% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Graphic Packaging's earnings last quarter?

Graphic Packaging Holding (NYSE:GPK) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 24th. The industrial products company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18. The industrial products company earned $1.14 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.11 billion. Graphic Packaging had a return on equity of 13.05% and a net margin of 5.74%. The firm's revenue was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.20 earnings per share. View Graphic Packaging's Earnings History.

When is Graphic Packaging's next earnings date?

Graphic Packaging is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Graphic Packaging.

How can I listen to Graphic Packaging's earnings call?

Graphic Packaging will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 23rd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8003929489.

What price target have analysts set for GPK?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Graphic Packaging's stock. Their predictions range from $16.50 to $20.00. On average, they expect Graphic Packaging's share price to reach $17.9286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Graphic Packaging.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Graphic Packaging?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Graphic Packaging in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Graphic Packaging.

Who are some of Graphic Packaging's key competitors?

Who are Graphic Packaging's key executives?

Graphic Packaging's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael P. Doss, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Scherger, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Lauren S. Tashma, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Joseph P. Yost, Exec. VP & Pres of Americas (Age 51)
  • Alex Ovshey, VP of Investor Relations

Who are Graphic Packaging's major shareholders?

Graphic Packaging's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.38%), Highland Capital Management LLC (0.11%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.07%), National Investment Services Inc. WI (0.06%), Clinton Group Inc. (0.03%) and Atria Investments LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Graphic Packaging stock include Alan R Nichols, Deborah R Frank, G Andrea Botta, Harold R Logan Jr and Joseph P Yost. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Graphic Packaging.

Which major investors are selling Graphic Packaging stock?

GPK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including National Investment Services Inc. WI. Company insiders that have sold Graphic Packaging company stock in the last year include Alan R Nichols, Deborah R Frank and Joseph P Yost. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graphic Packaging.

Which major investors are buying Graphic Packaging stock?

GPK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clinton Group Inc., Highland Capital Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graphic Packaging.

How do I buy shares of Graphic Packaging?

Shares of GPK 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Graphic Packaging's stock price today?

One share of GPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.32.

How big of a company is Graphic Packaging?

Graphic Packaging has a market capitalization of $3.94 billion and generates $4.40 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $300.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.63 on an earnings per share basis. Graphic Packaging employs 13,000 workers across the globe.

What is Graphic Packaging's official website?

The official website for Graphic Packaging is http://www.graphicpkg.com.

How can I contact Graphic Packaging?

Graphic Packaging's mailing address is 1500 Riveredge Parkway Suite 100, Atlanta GA, 30328. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 770-240-7200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Graphic Packaging (NYSE GPK)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  349 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  393 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  742
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Graphic Packaging and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GPK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GPK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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