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Sonoco Products (SON) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.67 (-1.18%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
568,885 shs
Average Volume
695,514 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.49 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Sonoco Products

Sonoco Products Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates through two segments: Consumer Packaging and Industrial Paper Packaging. The Consumer Packaging segment round and shaped rigid paper containers; metal and peelable membrane ends and closures; thermoformed plastic trays and containers; printed flexible packaging; and global brand artwork management. The Industrial Paper Packaging segment provides fiber-based tubes, cones, and cores; fiber-based construction tubes; fiber-based protective packaging and components; wooden, metal, and composite wire and cable, as well as reels and spools; and recycled paperboard, corrugating medium, recovered paper, and material recycling services. Sonoco Products Company offers thermoformed rigid plastic trays and devices; custom-engineered molded foam protective packaging and components; temperature-assured packaging; injection molded and extruded containers, spools, and parts; retail security packaging, including printed backer cards, thermoformed blisters, and heat-sealing equipment; and paper amenities. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Paperboard containers & boxes
Paper Packaging
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.59 billion
Cash Flow
$5.98 per share
Book Value
$19.68 per share


Net Income
$-85.48 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$5.49 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
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Overall MarketRank

2.43 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

88th out of 254 stocks

Paperboard Containers & Boxes Industry

4th out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.9Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sonoco Products a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sonoco Products in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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When is Sonoco Products' next earnings date?

Sonoco Products is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 21st 2022.
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How can I listen to Sonoco Products' earnings call?

Sonoco Products will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 21st at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Sonoco Products' earnings last quarter?

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 21st. The industrial products company reported $1.85 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.74 by $0.11. The industrial products company had revenue of $1.77 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.77 billion. Sonoco Products had a negative net margin of 0.71% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.98%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 30.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.90 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 Wednesday, April 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.49 per share on Friday, June 10th. This represents a $1.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 9th. This is an increase from Sonoco Products's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45.
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Is Sonoco Products a good dividend stock?

Sonoco Products pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.44%.
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What guidance has Sonoco Products issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sonoco Products updated its FY22 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.25-5.45 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.02.

What price target have analysts set for SON?

5 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Sonoco Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Sonoco Products' share price to reach $63.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Sonoco Products' key executives?
Sonoco Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert Howard Coker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.58M)
  • Ms. Julie C. Albrecht, VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.52M)
  • Mr. Rodger D. Fuller, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60, Pay $1.67M)
  • Mr. John M. Florence Jr., VP of HR, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 43, Pay $1.07M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Tomaszewski, Pres of Diversified Bus.es (Age 53, Pay $1.08M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Richard K. Johnson, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Roger P. Schrum, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Affairs (Age 66)
  • Mr. Robert R Dillard, VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 47)
  • Mr. James A. Harrell III, Pres of Global Industrial Paper Packaging (Age 60)
  • Bernd Rost, Managing Director of Molded Plastics - Europe
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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.27%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.86%), State Street Corp (8.45%), American Century Companies Inc. (5.69%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.48%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.00%). Company insiders that own Sonoco Products stock include Harold G Cummings III, James A Harrell III, Jeffrey S Tomaszewski, John M Florence, John M Florence, Julie C Albrecht, 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 American Century Companies Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Shufro Rose & Co. LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Victory Capital Management Inc., AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, and Edgestream Partners L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Sonoco Products company stock in the last year include Jeffrey S Tomaszewski, John M Florence, and Julie C Albrecht.
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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 State Street Corp, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Invesco Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., and Great Lakes Advisors LLC.
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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 $56.32.

How much money does Sonoco Products make?

Sonoco Products has a market capitalization of $5.49 billion and generates $5.59 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-85.48 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.390010) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Sonoco Products have?

Sonoco Products employs 20,500 workers across the globe.

Does Sonoco Products have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Sonoco Products: Associated Packaging Technologies Inc., Can Packaging, Clear Lam Packaging Inc., Clear Pack Co., Conitex Sonoco (BVI) Ltd., Corenso Holdings America Inc., CorrFlex Graphics LLC, Demolli Industria Cartaria S.p.A., Engraph Inc., Graffo Paranaense de Embalagens S/A, Hayes Manufacturing Group, Highland Packaging Solutions, Laminar Medica, Matrix Packaging Inc., PT Conitex Sonoco, PT Papcor Asia Pacific, PT Papertech Indonesia, PT Sonoco Indonesia, PenPack LLC, Peninsula Packaging Company, Peninsula Packaging LLC, Penpack S. de R.L. de C.V., Phoenix Packaging Corp., Plastique Holdings LTD, SMB GmbH, SPC Capital Management Inc, SPC Liquidation LLC, SPC Management LLC, SPC Resources Inc, SR Holdings of the Carolinas LLC, Sebro Plastics Inx, Sonoco (Shanghai) Co. Ltd, Sonoco (Taicang) Packaging Co. Ltd, 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 LLC, Sonoco Asia Management Company LLC, 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 Deutschland GmbH, Sonoco Deutschland Holdings GmbH, Sonoco Development Inc, Sonoco Elk Grove Inc, Sonoco Embalagens Ltda. (fka Sonoco Embalagens S.A.), 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, 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 Oy, Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l., Sonoco-Alcore Sp. Z.O.O., Sonoco-Engraph Puerto Rico Inc, 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, Tubo-Tec Nordeste Industria, U.S. Paper Mills Corp., 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.

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 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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