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NYSE:IPInternational Paper Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.30 (-0.81 %)
(As of 08/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $36.72
50-Day Range
MA: $35.44
52-Week Range
Now: $36.72
Volume2.73 million shs
Average Volume3.29 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.43 billion
P/E Ratio22.95
Dividend Yield5.58%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.42 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paper mills
Sub-IndustryPaper Products



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.38 billion
Cash Flow$8.11 per share
Book Value$19.68 per share


Net Income$1.23 billion


Market Cap$14.43 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 08/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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International Paper (NYSE:IP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has International Paper's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

International Paper's stock was trading at $32.23 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IP shares have increased by 13.9% and is now trading at $36.72.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of International Paper?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Paper in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is International Paper's next earnings date?

International Paper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were International Paper's earnings last quarter?

International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The basic materials company reported $0.77 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.38. The basic materials company had revenue of $4.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.97 billion. International Paper had a return on equity of 19.18% and a net margin of 2.98%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 14.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.15 earnings per share.
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How often does International Paper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Paper?

International Paper declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 14th. Investors of record on Friday, August 14th will be given a dividend of $0.5125 per share on Tuesday, September 15th. This represents a $2.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.58%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 13th.
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How will International Paper's stock buyback program work?

International Paper announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, October 9th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $430,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for IP?

15 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for International Paper's shares. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect International Paper's share price to reach $41.92 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has International Paper been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about IP stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting International Paper?

International Paper saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 12,580,000 shares, an increase of 29.6% from the June 15th total of 9,710,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,230,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.9 days. Approximately 3.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of International Paper's key competitors?

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), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), CVS Health (CVS), AbbVie (ABBV) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are International Paper's key executives?

International Paper's management team includes the following people:
  • Mark S. Sutton, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Timothy S. Nicholls, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Robert W. Wenker, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Deon Vaughan, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Vice President
  • Sharon R. Ryan, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel

What is International Paper's stock symbol?

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

Who are International Paper's major shareholders?

International Paper's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.64%), LSV Asset Management (0.73%), Prudential PLC (0.69%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.45%), Nordea Investment Management AB (0.42%) and Swiss National Bank (0.37%). Company insiders that own International Paper stock include Gregory T Wanta, Jeanmichel Ribieras, John V Sims, Ray G Young, Sharon R Ryan, Thomas J Plath, Timothy S Nicholls, Vincent P Bonnot, W Michael Jr Amick and William Thomas Hamic.
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Which institutional investors are selling International Paper stock?

IP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Cibc World Markets Corp, First Trust Advisors LP, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, US Bancorp DE, HighTower Advisors LLC, Financial Counselors Inc., and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold International Paper company stock in the last year include Jeanmichel Ribieras, Timothy S Nicholls, W Michael Jr Amick, and William Thomas Hamic.
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Which institutional investors are buying International Paper stock?

IP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Prudential PLC, Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Victory Capital Management Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., AJO LP, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought International Paper stock in the last two years include Ray G Young, and Vincent P Bonnot.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is International Paper's stock price today?

One share of IP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.72.

How big of a company is International Paper?

International Paper has a market capitalization of $14.43 billion and generates $22.38 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.23 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.43 on an earnings per share basis. International Paper employs 51,000 workers across the globe.

What is International Paper's official website?

The official website for International Paper is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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