About MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV)
MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) is a global packaging company. The company's segments include Food & Beverage, Home, Health & Beauty, Industrial, Specialty Chemicals, and Community Development and Land Management. The Food & Beverage segment produces packaging materials, and designs and produces packaging solutions for the food, food service, beverage, dairy, tobacco end markets and paperboard for commercial printing. The Home, Health & Beauty segment offers packaging solutions for the personal care, fragrance, home care, lawn and garden, prescription drug and healthcare end markets. The Industrial segment designs and produces corrugated packaging solutions, for produce, meat, consumer products and bulk goods. The Specialty Chemicals segment manufactures, markets and distributes specialty chemicals. The Community Development and Land Management segment is responsible for maximizing the value of its 94,000 development acres in the Charleston, South Carolina region.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Paper Packaging
SectorPaper Packaging - NEC
Trailing P/E Ratio31.6143790849673
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity3.90%
Return on Assets1.34%
MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Frequently Asked Questions
What is MeadWestvaco's stock symbol?
MeadWestvaco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MWV."
How were MeadWestvaco's earnings last quarter?
MeadWestvaco Corp. (NYSE:MWV) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January, 26th. The company reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.01. The firm earned $1.37 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. MeadWestvaco had a return on equity of 3.90% and a net margin of 2.42%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.29 EPS. View MeadWestvaco's Earnings History.
Who are some of MeadWestvaco's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to MeadWestvaco include Lincoln National (LNC), WestRock (WRK), Smith & Nephew (SNN), Devon Energy (DVN), D. R. Horton (DHI), Total System Services (TSS), L3 Technologies (LLL), FirstEnergy (FE), W W Grainger (GWW), CBRE Group (CBRE), Goodrich (GR), Markel (MKL), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Agrium (AGU), TransDigm Group (TDG), Pembina Pipeline (PBA), Yum China (YUMC) and United Rentals (URI).
Has MeadWestvaco been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about MWV stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MeadWestvaco earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.43 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
How do I buy shares of MeadWestvaco?
Shares of MWV 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 MeadWestvaco's stock price today?
One share of MWV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.37.
How big of a company is MeadWestvaco?
MeadWestvaco has a market capitalization of $8.31 billion.
How can I contact MeadWestvaco?
MeadWestvaco's mailing address is 501 S 5th St, RICHMOND, VA 23219-0501, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-804-4441000.
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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Analyst Ratings History
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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
MeadWestvaco (NYSE MWV) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|4/29/2015||Q115||$0.27||$0.27||$1.33 billion||$1.28 billion||View||Listen|
|1/26/2015||Q414||$0.45||$0.46||$1.36 billion||$1.37 billion||View||Listen|
|10/28/2014||Q314||$0.54||$0.63||$1.44 billion||$1.47 billion||View||Listen|
|7/30/2014||Q214||$0.50||$0.53||$1.45 billion||$1.47 billion||View||Listen|
|4/30/2014||Q114||$0.23||$0.23||$1.36 billion||$1.32 billion||View||Listen|
|1/29/2014||Q413||$0.24||$0.29||$1.32 billion||$1.32 billion||View||Listen|
|10/29/2013||Q313||$0.51||$0.49||$1.46 billion||$1.43 billion||View||Listen|
|7/30/2013||Q2 2013||$0.28||$0.37||$1.45 billion||$1.43 billion||View||Listen|
|4/30/2013||Q1 2013||$0.23||$0.16||$1.36 billion||$1.34 billion||View||Listen|
|1/30/2013||Q4 2012||$0.18||$0.07||$1.33 billion||$1.28 billion||View||Listen|
MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Earnings Estimates
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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Dividend Information
|Most Recent Dividend:||5/26/2015|
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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