NYSE:IP - International Paper Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $43.20 -1.87 (-4.15 %) (As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$45.07Today's Range$43.05 - $44.0752-Week Range$37.55 - $59.57Volume3.69 million shsAverage Volume2.93 million shsMarket Capitalization$17.16 billionP/E Ratio8.12Dividend Yield4.44%Beta1.55 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email International Paper Co. engages in the manufacture of paper and packaging products. It operates through the following segments: Industrial Packaging, Global Cellulose Fibers, and Printing Papers. The Industrial Packaging segment involves in the manufacturing of containerboards, which include linerboard, medium, whitetop, recycled linerboard, recycled medium, and saturating kraft. The Global Cellulose Fibers segment offers cellulose fibers product portfolio includes fluff, market, and specialty pulps. The Printing Papers segment includes manufacturing of the printing and writing papers. The company was founded by Hugh J. Chisholm in 1898 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN. Receive IP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Paper mills Sub-IndustryPaper Products SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:IP Previous Symbol CUSIP46014610 CIK51434 Webwww.internationalpaper.com Phone901-419-9000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.37 Current Ratio1.43 Quick Ratio0.96Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.12 Forward P/E Ratio8.36 P/E Growth1.74 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$23.31 billion Price / Sales0.74 Cash Flow$8.3559 per share Price / Cash Flow5.17 Book Value$18.80 per share Price / Book2.30Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.32 Net Income$2.01 billion Net Margins7.32% Return on Equity31.35% Return on Assets6.66%Miscellaneous Employees53,000 Outstanding Shares397,334,000Market Cap$17.16 billion Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable International Paper (NYSE:IP) Frequently Asked Questions What is International Paper's stock symbol? International Paper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IP." How often does International Paper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Paper? International Paper declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 14th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 28th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.63%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 24th. View International Paper's Dividend History. How will International Paper's stock buyback program work? International Paper declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, October 9th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $430,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 2.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were International Paper's earnings last quarter? International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 25th. The basic materials company reported $1.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.20. The basic materials company had revenue of $5.64 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.73 billion. International Paper had a net margin of 7.32% and a return on equity of 31.35%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.94 EPS. View International Paper's Earnings History. When is International Paper's next earnings date? International Paper is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for International Paper. What price target have analysts set for IP? 12 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for International Paper's shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect International Paper's share price to reach $53.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for International Paper. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for International Paper? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Paper in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for International Paper. Has International Paper been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about IP stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. International Paper earned a coverage optimism score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of International Paper's key competitors? Some companies that are related to International Paper include UPM-Kymmene (UPMKY), Fibria Celulose (FBR), NINE DRAGONS PA/ADR (NDGPY), KapStone Paper and Packaging (KS), Domtar (UFS), Neenah (NP), Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM), Verso (VRS), P H Glatfelter (GLT) and Resolute Forest Products (RFP). What other stocks do shareholders of International Paper own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other International Paper investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and QUALCOMM (QCOM). Who are International Paper's key executives? International Paper's management team includes the folowing people: Mark S. Sutton, Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerTimothy S. Nicholls, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice PresidentRobert W. Wenker, Chief Information Officer & Vice PresidentDeon Vaughan, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Vice PresidentSharon R. Ryan, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel Who are International Paper's major shareholders? International Paper's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.65%), Wellington Management Group LLP (7.10%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (1.75%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (1.75%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.48%) and LSV Asset Management (1.30%). Company insiders that own International Paper stock include Carleton C Ealy, Gregory T Wanta, Jeanmichel Ribieras, John V Sims, Sharon R Ryan, Thomas J Plath, Timothy S Nicholls, Vincent P Bonnot and W Michael Jr Amick. View Institutional Ownership Trends for International Paper. Which institutional investors are selling International Paper stock? IP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Bridgewater Associates LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, Sasco Capital Inc. CT, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale and Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have sold International Paper company stock in the last year include Carleton C Ealy, Gregory T Wanta, Jeanmichel Ribieras, John V Sims, Sharon R Ryan, Thomas J Plath, Timothy S Nicholls and W Michael Jr Amick. View Insider Buying and Selling for International Paper. Which institutional investors are buying International Paper stock? IP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ronna Sue Cohen, BlackRock Inc., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. and LSV Asset Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for International Paper. How do I buy shares of International Paper? Shares of IP 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 International Paper's stock price today? One share of IP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.20. How big of a company is International Paper? International Paper has a market capitalization of $17.16 billion and generates $23.31 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.01 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.32 on an earnings per share basis. International Paper employs 53,000 workers across the globe. What is International Paper's official website? The official website for International Paper is http://www.internationalpaper.com. How can I contact International Paper? International Paper's mailing address is 6400 POPLAR AVENUE, MEMPHIS TN, 38197. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 901-419-9000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for International Paper (NYSE IP)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 613 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 540 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,153MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about International Paper and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Mutual Funds Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.