Sealed Air Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:SEE)

About Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)

Sealed Air Corporation logoSealed Air Corporation is engaged in food safety and security, facility hygiene and product protection business. The Company's segments are Food Care (includes Corporate, Medical Applications and New Ventures businesses), Product Care and Corporate. The Food Care segment focuses on providing a range of integrated system solutions. The Food Care business serves primarily perishable food and beverage processors, predominately in fresh red meat, smoked and processed meats, beverages, poultry and dairy (solids and liquids) markets throughout the world. The Product Care segment provides customers with a range of Product Care solutions to meet cushioning, void fill, surface protection, retail display, containment and dunnage needs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Non-Paper Containers & Packaging
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Symbol: NYSE:SEE
  • CUSIP: 81211K10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $8.41269 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 190,031,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $43.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $44.20
  • 52 Week Range: $41.22 - $50.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.14
  • P/E Growth: 2.43
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $6.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.22
  • Book Value: $1.79 per share
  • Price / Book: 24.63
  • Annual Dividend: $0.64
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBITDA: $1.07 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.81%
  • Return on Equity: 84.32%
  • Return on Assets: 5.88%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 11.16%
  • Current Ratio: 1.45%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.28%
  • Average Volume: 2.39 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.17
  • Short Ratio: 4.08

Frequently Asked Questions for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)

What is Sealed Air Corporation's stock symbol?

Sealed Air Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SEE."

How often does Sealed Air Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sealed Air Corporation?

Sealed Air Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 5th. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. View Sealed Air Corporation's Dividend History.

How will Sealed Air Corporation's stock buyback program work?

Sealed Air Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, April 12th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 17.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Sealed Air Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $1.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.06 billion. Sealed Air Corporation had a return on equity of 84.32% and a net margin of 6.81%. Sealed Air Corporation's revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.65 earnings per share. View Sealed Air Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Sealed Air Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Sealed Air Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Sealed Air Corporation.

What guidance has Sealed Air Corporation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sealed Air Corporation issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.75-1.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.79. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.33 billion.

Where is Sealed Air Corporation's stock going? Where will Sealed Air Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sealed Air Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $44.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Sealed Air Corporation's stock price to reach $48.10 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Sealed Air Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Sealed Air Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Sealed Air Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Sealed Air’s results in APAC will be impacted as the Australia /New Zealand region rebuilds cattle herds and ban on Brazil beef exports will impact Latin American volumes. The Diversey sale will be substantially dilutive to earnings as the company is now projecting earnings per share of $1.75 to $1.80 for 2017, down from the earlier guidance of $2.70 per share (pre-sale). Sealed Air generates around 33% of its total company sales from the European region. Sealed Air anticipates that the recent geopolitical events in Europe and the Middle East to have an effect on its business. Also, costs associated with various restructuring actions underway will strain margins. the company has a negative record of earnings surprise." (10/10/2017)
  • 2. KeyCorp analysts commented, "We are updating our estimates for Sealed Air (SEE) to account for recent resin price increases. Our 2017 adj. EBITDA estimate is going from $830M (guidance was/is $825M-$835M) to $818M, and our 2018 estimate is going from $860M to $848M (in other words, the same reduction as in 2017). Consensus is expecting a substantial $70M of EBITDA growth in 2018, which we don’t understand given recent (subdued) growth trends and given how high SEE’s margins already are; we are assuming $30M of growth on account of lower corporate costs. Key Investment Points On our reduced estimates, SEE is trading at ~12x our 2017/2018 adj. EBITDA estimates, higher than the packaging group average of 10-11x." (10/2/2017)

Are investors shorting Sealed Air Corporation?

Sealed Air Corporation saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 12,267,406 shares, an increase of 104.2% from the August 31st total of 6,007,358 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,660,676 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Approximately 6.5% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Sealed Air Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Sealed Air Corporation's key executives?

Sealed Air Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William J. Marino, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Jerome A. Peribere, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Edward L. Doheny II, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Carol P. Lowe, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Emile Z. Chammas, Senior Vice President
  • Karl R. Deily, Senior Vice President
  • William G. Stiehl, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
  • Kenneth P. Chrisman, Vice President
  • Michael Chu, Independent Director
  • Lawrence R. Codey, Independent Director

Who owns Sealed Air Corporation stock?

Sealed Air Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Cacti Asset Management LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Sealed Air Corporation stock include Emile Z Chammas, Jerome A Peribere, Kenneth P Manning, Lawrence R Codey, Ruth Roper and William G Stiehl. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sealed Air Corporation.

Who sold Sealed Air Corporation stock? Who is selling Sealed Air Corporation stock?

Sealed Air Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cacti Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sealed Air Corporation stock in the last year include Lawrence R Codey and William G Stiehl. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sealed Air Corporation.

How do I buy Sealed Air Corporation stock?

Shares of Sealed Air Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sealed Air Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Sealed Air Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.08.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE SEE)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  252 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  340 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  592
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: $48.10 (9.12% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Price Target History for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Analysts' Ratings History for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2017Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuy$48.00 -> $50.00N/AView Rating Details
10/2/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
9/19/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight -> Equal Weight$45.00HighView Rating Details
9/14/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$44.00LowView Rating Details
9/13/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$45.00LowView Rating Details
9/10/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$48.00LowView Rating Details
9/7/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$52.00 -> $47.00HighView Rating Details
9/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$55.00MediumView Rating Details
8/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$47.00MediumView Rating Details
5/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
4/4/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$53.00 -> $50.00LowView Rating Details
9/13/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$53.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/9/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Earnings by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE SEE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2017$0.47N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q2 2017$0.36$0.35$1.06 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017$0.46$0.43$1.58 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.74$0.76$1.79 billion$1.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.69$0.71$1.09 billion$1.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.64$0.65$1.74 billion$1.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.48$0.50$1.60 billion$1.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.50$0.76$1.78 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.57$0.70$1.76 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.53$0.60$1.76 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.42$0.54$1.73 billion$1.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2015Q414$0.47$0.59$1.98 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.46$0.52$1.94 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.39$0.42$1.95 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.24$0.33$1.84 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.37$0.34$2.00 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.34$0.39$1.96 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.35$1.97 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.18$0.24$1.86 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.29$0.34$1.95 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2012Q312$0.31$0.28$1.97 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.36$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.22$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.49$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.38$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2011$0.46$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.37
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q2 20173$0.35$0.67$0.46
Q3 20173$0.43$0.67$0.52
Q4 20173$0.54$0.58$0.55
Q1 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20181$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q3 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q4 20181$0.69$0.69$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Next Dividend:12/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:1.45%
Dividend Growth:5.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:33.16% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.56% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
26.34% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)

Dividend History by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE SEE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.05%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.06%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/18/2017Lawrence R CodeyDirectorSell3,500$42.91$150,185.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017William G StiehlCAOSell3,000$43.43$130,290.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Emile Z ChammasInsiderBuy3,000$43.09$129,270.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Jerome A PeribereInsiderBuy6,960$42.97$299,071.20View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Lawrence R CodeyDirectorSell200$46.50$9,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Ruth RoperVPSell18,000$44.08$793,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy4,000$43.61$174,440.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy3,000$47.61$142,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy3,000$54.00$162,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015William J MarinoDirectorBuy3,213$49.76$159,878.88View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Karl R DeilyVPSell19,850$49.57$983,964.50View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Ruth RoperVPSell4,916$45.18$222,104.88View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Ruth RoperVPSell14,622$46.00$672,612.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Jerome A PeribereCEOBuy13,096$38.17$499,874.32View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy5,000$38.29$191,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Emile Z ChammasSVPSell20,000$35.95$719,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy5,000$33.39$166,950.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Ruth RoperVPSell4,000$31.40$125,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Tod S ChristieTreasurerSell10,000$30.09$300,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Ruth RoperVPSell20,000$29.75$595,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Jean-Marie DemeautisVPSell57,730$23.10$1,333,563.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Philip H Jr. CookVPSell1,500$23.00$34,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Kenneth P ManningDirectorBuy5,000$17.00$85,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
Latest Headlines for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)
DateHeadline logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Price Target Raised to $50.00 - October 13 at 10:56 AM logoSealed Air to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2017 Results - Business Wire (press release) - October 12 at 9:00 PM logoSealed Air to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2017 Results - October 12 at 9:00 PM logoDiversey, sold by Sealed Air, to leave Charlotte campus for York County - October 12 at 9:19 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - October 10 at 12:40 PM logo$1.10 Billion in Sales Expected for Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) This Quarter - October 7 at 4:52 PM logoIs Sealed Air Corporation’s (SEE) 83.02% ROE Good Enough Compared To Its Industry? - October 7 at 8:23 AM logoETFs with exposure to Sealed Air Corp. : October 6, 2017 - October 7 at 8:23 AM logoSealed Air Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SEE-US : October 5, 2017 - October 6 at 9:21 AM logoSealed Air Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend - October 6 at 9:21 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 - October 5 at 5:48 PM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.46 Per Share - October 5 at 2:14 AM logoFinancial Analysis: Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) versus Ardagh Group (ARD) - October 4 at 6:04 PM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - October 4 at 12:48 PM logoHead to Head Review: Ardagh Group (ARD) and Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) - October 4 at 12:28 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Sealed Air Corporation Decreased by Analyst (SEE) - October 4 at 7:08 AM logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Sealed Air Corporation Decreased by Analyst (SEE) - October 3 at 10:52 AM logoKeyCorp Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) - October 2 at 11:24 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Short Interest Update - October 1 at 3:10 AM logoSealed Air: Gonna Pop - September 29 at 10:52 AM logoSealed Air Announces Price Increases for Its North American Food Care Products - Business Wire (press release) - September 26 at 3:58 PM logoSealed Air Hikes Price of North American Food Care Products - September 26 at 3:58 PM logoHow this investing pro handles 3 challenges in finding quality-value stocks - September 26 at 3:58 PM logoSealed Air Corporation's (SEE) Equal Weight Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC - September 24 at 1:00 PM logoWhen Should You Buy Sealed Air Corporation (SEE)? - September 23 at 5:53 AM logoSealed Air Corp. :SEE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 21, 2017 - September 23 at 5:53 AM logoETFs with exposure to Sealed Air Corp. : September 22, 2017 - September 23 at 5:53 AM logoSealed Air Corp. : SEE-US: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 22, 2017 - September 23 at 5:53 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Stock Rating Upgraded by Bank of America Corporation - September 21 at 8:56 PM logoThis Just In: Sealed Air Stock Upgraded - September 21 at 2:24 PM logoInsider Selling: Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Director Sells 3,500 Shares of Stock - September 19 at 1:20 PM logoN.C. Secretary of State Elaine Marshall: Being there, being consistent key to international trade, foreign investment (Photos) - September 16 at 8:32 AM logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates Hold Rating for Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) - September 14 at 7:16 PM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Given Hold Rating at Royal Bank Of Canada - September 13 at 9:44 PM logoSealed Air (SEE) to Acquire Fagerdala Singapore Pte for $100M - September 13 at 8:55 AM logoSealed Air to Acquire Asian Specialty Foam Business - September 13 at 8:55 AM logoSealed Air (SEE) to Acquire Fagerdala Singapore Pte for $100M - - September 12 at 9:38 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Given a $48.00 Price Target by SunTrust Banks, Inc. Analysts - September 11 at 7:02 PM logoCitigroup Inc. Lowers Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) to Neutral - September 10 at 10:14 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 9 at 11:30 AM logoSealed Air (SEE) CEO Jerome A. Peribere to Retire at End of 2017 - September 8 at 8:10 AM logoSealed Air CEO to Retire at the End of 2017 - September 8 at 8:10 AM logoDiversey now a standalone company but remains on the Charlotte Sealed Air campus - September 7 at 8:50 AM logoSealed Air Completes Sale Of Diversey Care Division To Bain Capital - September 7 at 8:50 AM logoSealed Air Completes the Sale of Its Diversey Care Division and Food Hygiene and Cleaning Business - September 7 at 8:50 AM logoSealed Air Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SEE-US : September 5, 2017 - September 6 at 8:04 AM logoBenzinga's Option Alert Recap From September 1 - September 2 at 12:25 PM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) versus Greif Bros. Corporation (GEF) Financial Analysis - September 2 at 12:28 AM logoSealed Air Corporation (SEE) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird - September 1 at 8:56 PM logoComparing Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) & Multi Packaging Solutions Intrntnl (MPSX) - August 30 at 10:20 AM



Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

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