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Sonoco Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

$58.89
-0.30 (-0.51 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$58.31
Now: $58.89
$59.42
50-Day Range
$48.89
MA: $54.21
$59.19
52-Week Range
$37.30
Now: $58.89
$62.77
Volume452,364 shs
Average Volume494,375 shs
Market Capitalization$5.91 billion
P/E Ratio21.89
Dividend Yield2.91%
Beta0.78
Sonoco Products Company manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates through four segments: Consumer Packaging, Display and Packaging, Paper and Industrial Converted Products, and Protective Solutions. The Consumer Packaging segment offers composite and thermoformed plastic round and shaped rigid containers and trays; extruded and injection-molded plastic products; printed flexible packaging products; brand artwork management; and metal and peelable membrane ends and closures. The Display and Packaging segment offers point-of-purchase displays; supply chain management services comprising contract packing, fulfillment, and scalable service centers; retail packaging, including printed backer cards, thermoformed blisters, and heat sealing equipment; and paper amenities, such as coasters and glass covers. The Paper and Industrial Converted Products segment provides paperboard tubes, cones, and cores; fiber-based construction tubes and forms; wooden, metal, and composite wire and cable reels and spools; and recycled paperboard, linerboard, corrugating medium, recovered paper, and material recycling services. The Protective Solutions segment provides custom-engineered, paperboard-based, and expanded foam protective packaging and components; and temperature-assurance packaging products. The company sells its products in various markets, which include paper, textile, film, food, chemical, packaging, construction, and wire and cable. Sonoco Products Company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.48 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paperboard containers & boxes
Sub-IndustryPaper Packaging
CUSIP83549510
Phone843-383-7000
Employees23,000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.37 billion
Cash Flow$6.41 per share
Book Value$18.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$291.79 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$5.91 billion
Next Earnings Date2/11/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$58.89
-0.30 (-0.51 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Sonoco Products' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Sonoco Products' stock was trading at $47.68 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SON shares have increased by 23.5% and is now trading at $58.89.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Sonoco Products?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sonoco Products in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Sonoco Products?

Wall Street analysts have given Sonoco Products a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Sonoco Products wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Sonoco Products' next earnings date?

Sonoco Products is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 11th 2021.
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How were Sonoco Products' earnings last quarter?

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 22nd. The industrial products company reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $1.31 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.32 billion. Sonoco Products had a return on equity of 19.35% and a net margin of 5.23%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.97 earnings per share.
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How often does Sonoco Products pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sonoco Products?

Sonoco Products declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 20th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Thursday, December 10th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 9th.
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What guidance has Sonoco Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sonoco Products updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.70-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.73.

What price target have analysts set for SON?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Sonoco Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate Sonoco Products' share price to reach $58.11 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%.
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Who are some of Sonoco Products' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sonoco Products own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sonoco Products investors own include RPM International (RPM), AT&T (T), The Coca-Cola (KO), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Altria Group (MO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Sonoco Products' key executives?

Sonoco Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert Howard Coker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $981.53k)
  • Ms. Julie C. Albrecht, VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $861.53k)
  • Mr. Rodger D. Fuller, Exec. VP of Global Industrial & Consumer (Age 58, Pay $980.67k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Tomaszewski, VP North America Consumer & Global RPC
  • Mr. Richard K. Johnson, Corp. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Roger P. Schrum, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Affairs (Age 64)
  • Mr. John M. Florence Jr., VP of HR, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 41)
  • Ms. Marcy J. Thompson, VP of Marketing, Innovation & Sustainability (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robert R Dillard, Corp. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 46)
  • Bernd Rost, Managing Director of Molded Plastics - Europe

What is Sonoco Products' stock symbol?

Sonoco Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SON."

Who are Sonoco Products' major shareholders?

Sonoco Products' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.15%), State Street Corp (5.69%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.38%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.35%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.12%) and LSV Asset Management (0.66%). Company insiders that own Sonoco Products stock include Allan H Mcleland, Barry L Saunders, Harold G Cummings III, James A Harrell III, Kevin P Mahoney, Marcy J Thompson, R Howard Coker, Rodger D Fuller and Roger P Schrum.
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Which institutional investors are selling Sonoco Products stock?

SON stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, State Street Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , New York State Common Retirement Fund, SG Americas Securities LLC, and Jane Street Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sonoco Products company stock in the last year include Harold G Cummings III, James A Harrell III, and Rodger D Fuller.
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Which institutional investors are buying Sonoco Products stock?

SON stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, LSV Asset Management, First Trust Advisors LP, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wetherby Asset Management Inc., and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Sonoco Products?

Shares of SON 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Sonoco Products' stock price today?

One share of SON stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.89.

How big of a company is Sonoco Products?

Sonoco Products has a market capitalization of $5.91 billion and generates $5.37 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $291.79 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.53 on an earnings per share basis. Sonoco Products employs 23,000 workers across the globe.

What is Sonoco Products' official website?

The official website for Sonoco Products is www.sonoco.com.

How can I contact Sonoco Products?

Sonoco Products' mailing address is 1 NORTH SECOND STREET, HARTSVILLE SC, 29550. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 843-383-7000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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