Rock-Tenn Company Company Profile (NYSE:RKT)

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About Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)

Rock-Tenn Company logoRock-Tenn Company (Rock-Tenn) is an integrated manufacturer of corrugated and consumer packaging. The Company operates in operate locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Puerto Rico and China. Rock-Tenn has three reportable business segments: Corrugated Packaging, consisting of its containerboard mills and its corrugated converting operations; Consumer Packaging, consisting of the Company's coated and uncoated paperboard mills, consumer packaging converting operations and merchandising display facilities, and Recycling, which consists of its recycled fiber brokerage and collection operations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Symbol: NYSE:RKT
  • CUSIP: 77273920
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $63.94
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $64.05
  • 52 Week Range: $43.32 - $71.47
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.69
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 4.50%
  • Return on Equity: 9.99%
  • Return on Assets: 4.08%
  • Average Volume: 1.94 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)

What is Rock-Tenn Company's stock symbol?

Rock-Tenn Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RKT."

When did Rock-Tenn Company's stock split? How did Rock-Tenn Company's stock split work?

Shares of Rock-Tenn Company split on the morning of Thursday, August 28th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, July 28th 2014. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, August 27th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Rock-Tenn Company stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Rock-Tenn Company's earnings last quarter?

Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 29th. The company reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.11. The firm earned $2.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.47 billion. Rock-Tenn Company had a return on equity of 9.99% and a net margin of 4.50%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.27 EPS. View Rock-Tenn Company's Earnings History.

Who are some of Rock-Tenn Company's key competitors?

Who are Rock-Tenn Company's key executives?

Rock-Tenn Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steven C. Voorhees, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Ward H. Dickson, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael E. Kiepura, President - Packaging Solutions
  • James B Porter III, President - Paper Solutions
  • Robert Bruce McIntosh, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Jennifer Graham-Johnson, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • A. Stephen Meadows, Chief Accounting Officer
  • G. Stephen Felker, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Timothy J. Bernlohr, Independent Director
  • J. Powell Brown, Independent Director

What is Rock-Tenn Company's stock price today?

One share of Rock-Tenn Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE RKT)
Community Ranking:  3.7 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  251 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  341
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
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Earnings History for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Earnings by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE RKT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/29/2015Q215$0.74$0.85$2.47 billion$2.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q115$0.80$0.96$2.44 billion$2.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q414$1.05$1.31$2.51 billion$2.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q314$1.80$1.97$2.51 billion$2.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q214$1.51$1.27$2.40 billion$2.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q114$1.78$1.66$2.41 billion$2.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q413$2.46$2.66$2.57 billion$2.49 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q3 2013$1.66$2.16$2.45 billion$2.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q2 2013$1.05$1.12$2.34 billion$2.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q1 2013$1.27$1.35$2.31 billion$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q412$1.37$1.39$2.43 billion$2.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$1.02$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.87$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$1.39$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$1.56$1.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$1.21$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$1.27$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2011$1.19$1.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.95 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Most Recent Dividend:5/26/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE RKT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/18/2017John A Luke JrDirectorSell10,343$58.01$599,997.43View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013James RubrightCEOSell35,000$113.47$3,971,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013James RubrightCEOSell10,100$113.88$1,150,188.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013James RubrightCEOSell26,000$114.81$2,985,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013James RubrightCEOSell9,100$117.03$1,064,973.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Michael KiepuraInsiderSell20,665$116.55$2,408,505.75View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Arnold Stephen MeadowsCAOSell6,175$114.96$709,878.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013John W SpiegelDirectorSell15,000$103.11$1,546,650.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
Latest Headlines for Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT)
DateHeadline logoFinancial Analysis: Rock-Tenn (RKT) versus KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) - September 5 at 2:22 AM logoReviewing Westrock (WRK) & Rock-Tenn (RKT) - August 26 at 12:18 PM logoFinancial Review: Rock-Tenn (RKT) versus KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) - August 25 at 4:10 AM logoFinancial Review: Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) versus Rock-Tenn (RKT) - August 20 at 6:20 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Rock-Tenn (RKT) & Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) - August 16 at 6:32 PM logoFinancial Analysis: Graphic Packaging Holding (GPK) & Rock-Tenn (RKT) - July 20 at 8:43 AM logoReviewing International Paper Company (IP) and Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT) - July 10 at 2:20 PM logoFinancial Contrast: Rock-Tenn Company (RKT) versus International Paper Company (IP) - June 25 at 10:24 PM logoMoody’s Has Raised WestRock’s Outlook to Positive - February 22 at 1:53 PM logoWRK Declared Quarterly Dividend after Revenue Rose in Fiscal 1Q16 - February 10 at 12:06 AM logoWestRock’s Revenue Rose and Income Fell in Fiscal 1Q16 - January 29 at 3:12 PM logoMeadWestvaco (WestRock) (MWV) Earnings Report: Q3 2015 Conference Call Transcript - July 31 at 12:51 PM logoRock-Tenn (Westrock) (RKT) Earnings Report: Q3 2015 Conference Call Transcript - July 31 at 12:41 PM logoROCK-TENN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitive Agr - July 2 at 4:25 PM logoROCK-TENN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financial Stateme - June 25 at 6:02 AM logoThe Priceline Group Set to Join the S&P 100; Baxalta to Join the 500; Other Changes to S&P MidCap 400 & S&P SmallCap 600 - June 19 at 6:13 PM logoROCK-TENN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - June 15 at 6:02 AM logoWhy Investors Should Consider Covered Calls in the Current Stock Market - May 28 at 1:26 PM logo3 Top Value Stock Picks to Buy for This Week - May 28 at 10:20 AM logoMeadWestvaco, Rock-Tenn Announce Merger Completion Date - Analyst Blog - May 25 at 12:20 PM logoMeadWestvaco, Rock-Tenn to Christen New Company WestRock - Analyst Blog - May 19 at 1:00 PM



Rock-Tenn Company (RKT) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/20/2017 by Staff