MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Stock Price, News, Analysis & History

$48.37 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 03/22/2018 02:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$48.37
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week RangeN/A
Average VolumeN/A
Market Capitalization$8.31 billion
P/E Ratio31.61
Dividend Yield2.07%

About MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV)

MeadWestvaco logoMeadWestvaco 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paper Packaging
Sub-IndustryPaper Packaging
SectorPaper Packaging - NEC


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio31.6143790849673
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


Trailing EPS$1.53
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins2.42%
Return on Equity3.90%
Return on Assets1.34%


Outstanding SharesN/A

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?

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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for MeadWestvaco (MWV)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  135 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  137 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  272
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MeadWestvaco and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Analyst Ratings History

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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV)

MeadWestvaco (NYSE MWV) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/29/2015Q115$0.27$0.27$1.33 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.45$0.46$1.36 billion$1.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.54$0.63$1.44 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.50$0.53$1.45 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.23$0.23$1.36 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$0.24$0.29$1.32 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.51$0.49$1.46 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.28$0.37$1.45 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.23$0.16$1.36 billion$1.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.18$0.07$1.33 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.39$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.39$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.24$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.28$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.65$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.54$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.23$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.39$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Earnings Estimates

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MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:5/26/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV)

MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

MeadWestvaco (NYSE MWV) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV)

MeadWestvaco (NYSE MWV) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/13/2014Robert E BirkenholzVPSell1,200$44.47$53,364.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Donna O CoxVPSell7,590$41.19$312,632.10View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Robert BirkenholzVPSell1,658$39.49$65,474.427,000View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Douglas S LukeDirectorSell1,489$38.93$57,966.77View SEC Filing  
(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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