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Graphic Packaging Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.16 (-1.00 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.87
50-Day Range
MA: $16.78
52-Week Range
Now: $15.87
Volume3.73 million shs
Average Volume3.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.25 billion
P/E Ratio32.39
Dividend Yield1.87%
Graphic Packaging Holding Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides paper-based packaging solutions to food, beverage, foodservice, 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), coated recycled paperboard (CRB), and solid bleached sulfate paperboard (SBS) to various paperboard packaging converters and brokers; and paperboard packaging products, such as folding cartons, cups, lids, and food containers primarily to consumer packaged goods, quick-service restaurants, and foodservice companies. It also manufactures corrugated medium products; offers various laminated, coated, and printed packaging structures that are produced from its CUK, CRB, and SBS, 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 is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paperboard containers & boxes
Sub-IndustryPaper Packaging
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.16 billion
Cash Flow$2.17 per share
Book Value$7.09 per share


Net Income$206.80 million


Market Cap$4.25 billion
Next Earnings Date4/20/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.51 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

6th out of 397 stocks

Paperboard Containers & Boxes Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.16 (-1.00 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Graphic Packaging (NYSE:GPK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Graphic Packaging a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Graphic Packaging in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Graphic Packaging stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Graphic Packaging?

Wall Street analysts have given Graphic Packaging a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Graphic Packaging wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Graphic Packaging?

Graphic Packaging saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 7,860,000 shares, an increase of 68.7% from the January 28th total of 4,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,810,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Graphic Packaging's next earnings date?

Graphic Packaging is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 20th 2021.
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How were Graphic Packaging's earnings last quarter?

Graphic Packaging Holding (NYSE:GPK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 1st. The industrial products company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The industrial products company earned $1.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.59 billion. Graphic Packaging had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.24% and a net margin of 2.12%. The firm's revenue was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.23 EPS.
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How has Graphic Packaging's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Graphic Packaging's stock was trading at $13.08 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GPK shares have increased by 21.3% and is now trading at $15.87.
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How often does Graphic Packaging pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Graphic Packaging?

Graphic Packaging declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.075 per share on Monday, April 5th. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 12th.
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Is Graphic Packaging a good dividend stock?

Graphic Packaging pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.87%. Graphic Packaging does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Graphic Packaging is 34.48%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Graphic Packaging will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.79% next year. This indicates that Graphic Packaging will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for GPK?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Graphic Packaging's stock. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Graphic Packaging's stock price to reach $17.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Graphic Packaging's key executives?

Graphic Packaging's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael P. Doss, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $3.22M)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Scherger, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.56M)
  • Ms. Lauren S. Tashma, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55, Pay $1.09M)
  • Ms. Stacey J. Valy Panayiotou, Exec. VP of HR (Age 48, Pay $717.82k)
  • Mr. Joseph P. Yost, Exec. VP & Pres of Americas (Age 54, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Charles D. Lischer, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Melanie Skijus, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael J. Farrell, Exec. VP of Mills Division (Age 54)
  • Mr. Alex Ovshey, Head & VP of Fin. at FP&A
  • Mr. Paul W. McCann, Sr. VP of Supply Chain

What is Michael Doss' approval rating as Graphic Packaging's CEO?

105 employees have rated Graphic Packaging CEO Michael Doss on Glassdoor.com. Michael Doss has an approval rating of 65% among Graphic Packaging's employees.

Who are some of Graphic Packaging's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Graphic Packaging own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Graphic Packaging investors own include BlackRock (BLK), CA (CA), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Tesla (TSLA) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG).

What is Graphic Packaging's stock symbol?

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

Who are Graphic Packaging's major shareholders?

Graphic Packaging's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (5.10%), BlackRock Inc. (5.07%), Shapiro Capital Management LLC (4.90%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.19%), Boston Partners (3.05%) and Handelsbanken Fonder AB (2.99%).
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Which major investors are selling Graphic Packaging stock?

GPK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, BlackRock Inc., AJO LP, Boston Partners, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Sei Investments Co., and Manning & Napier Group LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Graphic Packaging stock?

GPK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Credit Suisse AG, Morgan Stanley, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, and Voloridge Investment Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Graphic Packaging's stock price today?

One share of GPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.87.

How much money does Graphic Packaging make?

Graphic Packaging has a market capitalization of $4.25 billion and generates $6.16 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $206.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.87 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Graphic Packaging have?

Graphic Packaging employs 18,000 workers across the globe.

What is Graphic Packaging's official website?

The official website for Graphic Packaging is www.graphicpkg.com.

Where are Graphic Packaging's headquarters?

Graphic Packaging is headquartered at 1500 Riveredge Parkway Suite 100, Atlanta GA, 30328.

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]

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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