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Sonoco Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.12 (-1.81%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
375,442 shs
Average Volume
413,592 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.98 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Sonoco Products

Sonoco Products Co. engages in the manufacture of industrial and consumer packaging products and services. It operates through the following segments: Consumer Packaging; Paper and Industrial Converted Products; Protective Solutions; and Display and Packaging. The Consumer Packaging segment offers round and shaped rigid containers; fiber and plastic caulk and adhesive tubes; and aluminum, steel, and peelable membrane easy-open closures for paper and metal cans. The Paper and Industrial Converted Products segment produces recycled paperboard, chipboard, tubeboard, lightweight corestock, and boxboard. The Protective Solutions segment manufactures custom-engineered, paperboard-based, and molded foam protective packaging and components. The Display and Packaging segment consists of point-of-purchase displays, custom packaging, retail packaging, and supply chain management. The company was founded on May 10, 1899 and is headquartered at Hartsville, SC.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Paperboard containers & boxes
Paper Packaging
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.24 billion
Cash Flow
$5.92 per share
Book Value
$18.92 per share


Net Income
$207.46 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$5.98 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

108th out of 247 stocks

Paperboard Containers & Boxes Industry

4th out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sonoco Products a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sonoco Products in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Sonoco Products stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SON, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Sonoco Products' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Sonoco Products' stock was trading at $47.68 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SON stock has increased by 27.5% and is now trading at $60.81.
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Are investors shorting Sonoco Products?

Sonoco Products saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 29th, there was short interest totaling 2,540,000 shares, an increase of 18.1% from the October 14th total of 2,150,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 420,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.0 days. Currently, 2.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 10th 2022.
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How were Sonoco Products' earnings last quarter?

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $1.42 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.37 billion. Sonoco Products had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.65% and a negative net margin of 2.94%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.86 EPS.
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How often does Sonoco Products pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sonoco Products?

Sonoco Products announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 18th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Friday, December 10th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.96%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 9th.
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Is Sonoco Products a good dividend stock?

Sonoco Products pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.91%.
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What guidance has Sonoco Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sonoco Products updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.490-$3.550 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.550. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for SON?

5 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Sonoco Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect Sonoco Products' stock price to reach $64.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Sonoco Products' key executives?

Sonoco Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Robert Howard Coker, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Julie C. Albrecht, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President
  • Richard Johnson, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Rodger Daryl Fuller, Executive VP-Global Industrial & Consumer
  • James A. Harrell, Vice President-Americas Industrial

What is R. Howard Coker's approval rating as Sonoco Products' CEO?

54 employees have rated Sonoco Products CEO R. Howard Coker on Glassdoor.com. R. Howard Coker has an approval rating of 86% among Sonoco Products' employees.

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), Coca-Cola (KO), Procter & Gamble (PG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Altria Group (MO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.52%), American Century Companies Inc. (6.31%), Invesco Ltd. (2.64%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.46%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.94%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.80%). Company insiders that own Sonoco Products stock include Harold G Cummings III, James A Harrell III, Jeffrey S Tomaszewski, John M Florence, Rodger D Fuller and Roger P Schrum.
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Which major investors are selling Sonoco Products stock?

SON stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, LSV Asset Management, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., NFJ Investment Group LLC, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Sonoco Products company stock in the last year include James A Harrell III, Jeffrey S Tomaszewski, John M Florence, Rodger D Fuller, and Roger P Schrum.
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Which major investors are buying Sonoco Products stock?

SON stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Macquarie Group Ltd., Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Impax Asset Management Group plc, Millennium Management LLC, Centerstone Investors LLC, and Morgan Stanley.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Sonoco Products' stock price today?

One share of SON stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.81.

How much money does Sonoco Products make?

Sonoco Products has a market capitalization of $5.98 billion and generates $5.24 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $207.46 million in net income (profit) each year or ($1.63) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sonoco Products have?

Sonoco Products employs 20,000 workers across the globe.

Does Sonoco Products have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Sonoco Products: AMGH, APEI UK Limited, APEI Unlimited IOM, Associated Packaging Technologies Inc., Beteiligungen Sonoco Deutschland Vermogensverwaltungsgesellschaft mbh, CP Acquisition LLC, Can Packaging, Can Packaging SAS, Cap Liners Limited, Capseals Limited, Capseals Liners Limited, Cascades Sonoco Inc. (fka Cascades Conversion Inc), Clear Lam Flexible Films (Nanjing) Co. Ltd., Clear Lam Packaging Inc., Clear Pack Co., Clear Pack Company, Colombiana P.M. LLC, Conitex Sonoco (BVI) Ltd., Conitex Sonoco (Mexico) S. de R.L. de C.V., Conitex Sonoco Hellas S.A., Conitex Sonoco Holding B.V., Conitex Sonoco Inc., Conitex Sonoco India Pvt. Ltd., Conitex Sonoco N.V., Conitex Sonoco Shanghai Ltd., Conitex Sonoco Suzhou Co. Ltd., Conitex Sonoco Taiwan Ltd., Conitex Sonoco USA Inc., Convex Mold Inc., Corenso Holdings America Inc., Corenso North America, Corenso Richmond LLC, Corepak Limited, CorrFlex Graphics LLC, Demolli Industria Cartaria S.p.A., Engraph Inc., Engraph Puerto Rico Inc., Fair Lawn Packaging Services LLC, Friarsgate Studio Limited, Graffo Paranaense De Embalagens S.A., Graffo Paranaense de Embalagens S/A, Grove Mill Paper Company Limited, Gunther of America Inc., Hartsville Corrugating LLC, Hayes Manufacturing Group, Heathfield Reels Limited, Highland Packaging Solutions, Highland Packaging Solutions LLC, Industrial Machine Co. Inc., Inversiones Sonoco Limitada, Italtubetti SpA, Laminar Medica, Laminar Medica (CE) s.r.o., Laminar Medica Limited, Manufacturas Sonoco S.A. de C.V., Matrix Packaging Inc., Nathaniel Lloyd & Company Limited, OOO Sonoco Alcore (fka ZAO Sonoco Alcore), Ontario Inc., PT Conitex Sonoco, PT Papcor Asia Pacific, PT Papertech Indonesia, PT Sonoco Indonesia, Packaging Holdings Inc., Papcor (Dezhou) Packaging Material Co. Ltd., Papertech Dezhou Co. Ltd., Papertech SL, PenPack LLC, Peninsula Packaging Company, Peninsula Packaging LLC, Penpack S. de R.L. de C.V., Phoenix Packaging Corp., Plastique Holdings LTD, SAS Du Lagon, SCI Lagon Quest, SMB GmbH, SPC Capital Management Inc., SPC Liquidation LLC, SPC Management LLC, SPC Resources Inc., SR Holdings of the Carolinas LLC, Sebro Plastics Inc., Sonoco (Shanghai) Co., Sonoco (Taicang) Packaging Co., Sonoco (Weifang) Packaging Company Ltd., Sonoco Absorbent Technologies LLC, Sonoco Absorbent Technologies Limited, Sonoco Alcore - Demolli S.r.l., Sonoco Alcore AB, Sonoco Alcore GmbH, Sonoco Alcore N.V., Sonoco Alcore Nederland B.V., Sonoco Ambalaj Sanayi Ve Ticaret Limited Sirketi, Sonoco Asia Holding S.a.r.l., Sonoco Asia L.L.C., Sonoco Asia Management Company L.L.C., Sonoco Australia Pty Ltd, Sonoco Board Mills Limited, Sonoco Bonmati S.A.U., Sonoco Canada Corporation, Sonoco Capseals Liners Limited, Sonoco Comercial S. de R.L. de C.V., Sonoco Consumer Products Dordrecht B.V. (fka Dorpak B.V.), Sonoco Consumer Products Europe GmbH (fka Weidenhammer Packaging Group GmbH), Sonoco Consumer Products Hellas S.A. (fka Weidenhammer Hellas S.A.), Sonoco Consumer Products Limited, Sonoco Consumer Products Mechelen BVBA (fka Weidenhammer Belgium BVBA), Sonoco Consumer Products Montanay SAS (fka Neuvibox SAS), Sonoco Consumer Products Poland Sp. Z.O.O., Sonoco Consumer Products SAS, Sonoco Consumer Products South Africa (PTY) Ltd., Sonoco Consumer Products Zwenkau GmbH (fka fka Weidenhammer Plastice Packaging GmbH), Sonoco Cores and Paper Limited, Sonoco D & P LLC, Sonoco D and P York LLC, Sonoco Deutschland GmbH, Sonoco Deutschland Holdings GmbH, Sonoco Development Inc., Sonoco Display and Packaging LLC, Sonoco Elk Grove Inc., Sonoco Embalagens Ltda. (fka Sonoco Embalagens S.A.), Sonoco Europe Limited, Sonoco Flexible Packaging Canada Corporation, Sonoco Flexible Packaging Co. Inc., Sonoco Graphics India Private Limited, Sonoco Hickory Inc., Sonoco Holdings Inc., Sonoco Holdings UK Limited, Sonoco Hutchinson LLC, Sonoco IPD France SAS, Sonoco Iberia S.L.U., Sonoco International Holdings GmbH, Sonoco JV GmbH & Co. KG, Sonoco Kaiping Packaging Co. Ltd., Sonoco Limited, Sonoco Luxembourg Holding S.a.r.l., Sonoco Luxembourg S.a.r.l., Sonoco Milnrow, Sonoco Netherlands Holding II BV, Sonoco Netherlands Holding III BV, Sonoco New Zealand Limited, Sonoco Operadora S. de R.L. de C.V., Sonoco Packaging Limited, Sonoco Packaging Tapes Limited, Sonoco Paper Mill & IPD Hellas SA, Sonoco Paperboard Group LLC, Sonoco Partitions Inc., Sonoco Phoenix LLC, Sonoco Pina S.A.U., Sonoco Plastics B.V., Sonoco Plastics Canada ULC, Sonoco Plastics Germany GmbH, Sonoco Plastics Inc., Sonoco Poland Holdings B.V., Sonoco Polysack A/S Inc., Sonoco Polysack Limited, Sonoco Products Company UK, Sonoco Products Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Sonoco Protective Solutions Inc., Sonoco Recycling - International Trade Group LLC (fka Reparco USA Inc.), Sonoco Recycling LLC, Sonoco Reels Limited, Sonoco Retail Packaging S. de R.L. de C.V., Sonoco S.A. de C.V., Sonoco SAS, Sonoco Saudi Limited Company, Sonoco Services LLC, Sonoco Singapore Pte. Ltd., Sonoco TEQ Holdings Ltd, Sonoco TEQ LLC, Sonoco TEQ Ltd, Sonoco TEQ Sp. Z.o.o, Sonoco Taiwan Ltd, Sonoco Thailand Ltd, Sonoco UK Leasing Limited, Sonoco Venezolana C.A., Sonoco Venture International Holdings GmbH, Sonoco Ventures UK Limited, Sonoco Wisconsin Rapids Core Plant LLC, Sonoco Wisconsin Rapids Inc., Sonoco Wisconsin Rapids Paper Mill LLC, Sonoco Yatai Pinghu Packaging Co Ltd, Sonoco de Colombia Ltda, Sonoco do Brasil Participacoes Ltda, Sonoco do Brazil Ltda, Sonoco of Puerto Rico Inc., Sonoco-Alcore AS, Sonoco-Alcore Ou, Sonoco-Alcore Oy, Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l., Sonoco-Alcore Sp. Z.O.O., Sonoco-Engraph Puerto Rico Inc., TPT Board Mills Limited, TPT Limited, Tegrant Alloyd Brands Inc., Tegrant Corporation, Tegrant International Inc., Tegrant Property Holdings LLC, Tegrant de Mexico S.A. de C.V., ThermoSafe Brands Asia PTE LTD., ThermoSafe Brands Europe Ltd., Thermoform Engineered Quality LLC, Trident Graphics Canada Corporation, Trident Graphics NA LLC, U.S. Paper Mills Corp., Unit Reels & Drums Limited, Weidenhammer Chile Ltda., Weidenhammer Packaging Group, Weidenhammer UK Ltd., and Wisenberg U.S. Inc..

When was Sonoco Products founded?

Sonoco Products was founded in 1899.

What is Sonoco Products' official website?

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

Where are Sonoco Products' headquarters?

Sonoco Products is headquartered at 1 NORTH SECOND STREET, HARTSVILLE SC, 29550.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 512-416-9669.

This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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