Packaging Corp. of America Company Profile (NYSE:PKG)

About Packaging Corp. of America

Packaging Corp. of America logoPackaging Corporation of America (PCA) is a producer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products, and uncoated free sheet. The Company operates through three segments: Packaging, Paper, and Corporate and Other. The Company operates over eight mills and approximately 90 corrugated products manufacturing plants. It operates primarily in the United States and has converting and distribution operations in Canada. The Company's corrugated products manufacturing plants produce a range of corrugated packaging products, including conventional shipping containers used to protect and transport manufactured goods, multi-color boxes, and displays. Its Paper segment operates under the trade name Boise Paper. The Company manufactures and sells white papers, including both commodity and specialty papers. The Company's Corporate and Other segment includes corporate support staff services, related assets and liabilities, and foreign exchange gains and losses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PKG
  • CUSIP: 69515610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $79.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $79.163
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $69.581
  • 52-Week Range: $44.32 - $82.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.339
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.60
  • P/E Growth: 1.770
  • Market Cap: $7.62B
  • Outstanding Shares: 93,373,000
  • Beta: 1.71
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.95%
  • Return on Equity: 27.74%
  • Return on Assets: 8.49%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.39%
  • Current Ratio: 2.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $78.08 (3.91% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$90.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageSell$77.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
9/6/2016Credit Agricole SABoost Price TargetBuy$83.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
9/2/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$79.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$76.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
8/23/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/25/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$71.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/18/2016Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$72.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
5/18/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeMarket WeightView Rating Details
4/11/2016Dundee SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/27/2016DA DavidsonLower Price Target$82.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
9/15/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$80.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/18/2016        
7/21/2016Q216$1.18$1.25$1.46 billion$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$1.01$1.11$1.41 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$1.03$1.08$1.43 billion$1.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2015Q315$1.28$1.26$1.50 billion$1.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q215$1.03$1.18$1.49 billion$1.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$1.08$1.01$1.44 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$1.16$1.16$1.48 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$1.26$1.26$1.50 billion$1.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$1.11$1.16$1.46 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$1.00$1.08$1.42 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$0.89$1.04$1.24 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2013Q313$0.89$0.91$830.70 million$842.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2013Q2 2013$0.63$0.71$769.41 million$800.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2013Q1 2013$0.56$0.62$723.75 million$755.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q4 2012$0.62$0.61$716.36 million$737.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2012$0.56$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/16/2012$0.45$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2012$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2012$0.37$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2011$0.43$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2011$0.35$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2011$0.41$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2011$0.53$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.81 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.21 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$1.00$1.03$1.01
Q2 20163$1.10$1.19$1.16
Q3 20163$1.19$1.30$1.25
Q4 20163$0.92$1.22$1.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
Annual Dividend:$2.52
Dividend Yield:3.10%
Dividend Growth:19.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:53.62% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
52.39% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
48.37% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/31/2016quarterly$0.639/13/20169/15/201610/14/2016
5/18/2016quarterly$0.556/13/20166/15/20167/15/2016
2/25/2016quarterly$0.553/11/20163/15/20164/15/2016
12/15/2015quarterly$0.5512/23/201512/28/20151/15/2016
8/31/2015quarterly$0.559/11/20159/15/201510/15/2015
5/13/2015quarterly$0.553.11%6/11/20156/15/20157/15/2015
2/26/2015quarterly$0.552.66%3/11/20153/13/20154/15/2015
12/9/2014quarterly$0.402.1%12/17/201412/19/20141/15/2015
8/28/2014quarterly$0.402.35%9/11/20149/15/201410/15/2014
5/14/2014quarterly$0.402.4%6/11/20146/13/20147/15/2014
2/27/2014quarterly$0.402.2%3/12/20143/14/20144/15/2014
12/12/2013quarterly$0.402.6%12/19/201312/23/20131/15/2014
8/28/2013quarterly$0.402.99%9/11/20139/13/201310/15/2013
5/1/2013quarterly$0.312.67%6/12/20136/14/20137/15/2013
1/15/2013quarterly$0.313.19%3/13/20133/15/20134/15/2013
12/9/2012quarterly$0.252.76%12/13/201212/17/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.87%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/22/2016Kent A PfledererSVPSell1,100$74.30$81,730.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Charles J CarterSVPSell6,463$65.63$424,166.69View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Thomas P MaurerDirectorBuy2,000$53.47$106,940.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Mark W KowlzanCEOSell5,000$66.00$330,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell4,668$65.32$304,913.76View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015James D WoodrumDirectorBuy1,000$62.60$62,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Mark W KowlzanCEOSell20,000$73.02$1,460,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Richard B WestCFOSell30,600$70.39$2,153,934.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell12,388$82.59$1,023,124.92View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell12,500$73.53$919,125.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell7,000$72.76$509,320.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell3,600$69.84$251,424.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Thomas W.H. WaltonSVPSell10,144$66.94$679,039.36View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Kent A PfledererSVPSell2,750$66.51$182,902.50View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Richard B WestCFOSell34,000$66.11$2,247,740.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Thomas SoulelesDirectorBuy6,000$72.73$436,380.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Mark KowlzanCEOSell24,000$72.42$1,738,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Paul SteckoDirectorSell74,000$72.42$5,359,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Thomas HassfurtherVPSell20,500$72.48$1,485,840.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Thomas A HassfurtherVPSell14,560$53.13$773,572.80View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Mark W KowlzanCEOSell85,000$52.10$4,428,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Richard B WestCFOSell40,500$52.06$2,108,430.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Thomas W.H. WaltonSVPSell13,907$52.24$726,501.68View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE:PKG)
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marketrealist.com logoWhy Is Andrews & Springer Investigating Packaging Corporation of America? - Market Realist (NYSE:PKG)
marketrealist.com - September 29 at 6:43 PM
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marketrealist.com logoDeutsche Bank Upgrades Packaging Corporation of America to a 'Buy' - Market Realist (NYSE:PKG)
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marketrealist.com logoDeutsche Bank Upgrades Packaging Corporation of America to a ‘Buy’ (NYSE:PKG)
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marketrealist.com logoGoldman Sachs Rated Packaging Corporation of America as ‘Sell’ (NYSE:PKG)
marketrealist.com - September 23 at 6:17 PM
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