Winpak Company Profile (TSE:WPK)

About Winpak (TSE:WPK)

Winpak logoWinpak Ltd. manufactures and distributes packaging materials and related packaging machines. The Company's products are used for packaging of perishable foods, beverages and in healthcare applications. It operates through six segments: modified atmosphere packaging, specialty films, rigid containers, lidding, biaxially oriented nylon and packaging machinery. The Company's packaging is used for markets and applications, including fresh and processed meats, poultry, cheese, medical device packaging, high performance pouch applications and high-barrier films for converting applications. Its specialty films include barrier and non-barrier films, which are used applications, such as printing, laminating, and bag making, including shrink bags. Its rigid containers include portion control and single-serve containers, as well as plastic sheet and custom retort trays, which are used for applications, such as food, pet food, beverage, dairy, industrial and healthcare.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Packaging & Containers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:WPK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$3.28 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 65,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$52.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$55.14
  • 52 Week Range: C$42.47 - C$61.43
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.74
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$866.35 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.79
  • Book Value: C$11.66 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.33
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
  • EBIDTA: C$196.35 million
  • Net Margins: 12.23%
  • Return on Equity: 13.86%
  • Return on Assets: 11.58%
  • Average Volume: 56,379 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 5.31

Frequently Asked Questions for Winpak (TSE:WPK)

What is Winpak's stock symbol?

Winpak trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WPK."

How often does Winpak pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Winpak?

Winpak declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.03 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 29th. This is a boost from Winpak's previous quarterly dividend of $0.02. View Winpak's Dividend History.

How were Winpak's earnings last quarter?

Winpak Ltd. (TSE:WPK) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.01. The company earned $243.84 million during the quarter. Winpak had a return on equity of 13.86% and a net margin of 12.23%. View Winpak's Earnings History.

When will Winpak make its next earnings announcement?

Winpak is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Winpak.

Where is Winpak's stock going? Where will Winpak's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Winpak's stock. Their predictions range from C$55.00 to C$61.00. On average, they anticipate Winpak's share price to reach C$58.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Winpak.

Who are some of Winpak's key competitors?

Who are Winpak's key executives?

Winpak's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Antti I. Aarnio-Wihuri, Chairman of the Board
  • Bruce J. Berry, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Larry Warelis, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Kevin M. Byers, Vice President
  • David A. Johns, Vice President
  • Timothy L. Johnson, Vice President
  • O. Y. Muggli, Vice President - Technology
  • David J. Stacey, Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Martti H. Aarnio-Wihuri, Director
  • Juha M. Hellgren, Director

How do I buy Winpak stock?

Shares of Winpak and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Winpak's stock price today?

One share of Winpak stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$50.45.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Winpak (TSE WPK)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  62 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  151
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Winpak and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Winpak (TSE:WPK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$58.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/11/2017CIBCUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformC$58.00 -> C$55.00View Rating Details
7/28/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetOutperformC$60.00View Rating Details
7/21/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperformC$56.00 -> C$58.00View Rating Details
5/1/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$58.00 -> C$61.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Pi FinancialBoost Price TargetBuy -> NeutralC$27.00 -> C$34.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Earnings by Quarter for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Winpak (TSE WPK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/18/2017C$0.43N/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q2C$0.42C$0.41C$243.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014C$0.33C$0.32C$213.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014C$0.32C$0.28C$207.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q3 13C$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.28
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q2 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q3 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q4 20171$0.62$0.62$0.62
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Winpak (TSE WPK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/8/2017Timothy Lee JohnsonDirectorSell5,743C$53.00C$304,379.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
Latest Headlines for Winpak (TSE:WPK)
DateHeadline logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) Stock Rating Upgraded by CIBC - September 11 at 2:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to Winpak Ltd. : September 9, 2017 - September 9 at 10:04 AM logoNAFTA Negotiations: Will the U.S. Throw Punches at Canadian Manufacturers? - August 23 at 7:03 PM logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) Director Timothy Lee Johnson Sells 5,743 Shares - August 14 at 10:33 AM logoWinpak Ltd. :WPK-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 8:38 AM logoWinpak Ltd. (TSE:WPK) Given a C$60.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts - July 28 at 2:44 PM logoWinpak Reports 2017 Second Quarter Results - July 28 at 10:00 AM logoWinpak Ltd. (TSE:WPK) Price Target Raised to C$58.00 at Raymond James Financial, Inc. - July 21 at 2:22 PM logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday - July 13 at 9:22 PM logoWinpak Ltd. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:WPK) : June 29, 2017 - June 29 at 8:40 PM logoWinpak Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WPK-CA : June 28, 2017 - June 29 at 8:04 AM logoWinpak Ltd.: A Company With No Debt and Lots of Cash - The Motley Fool Canada - June 15 at 5:46 AM logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) Downgraded by TD Securities to "Hold" - May 1 at 9:50 PM logoWinpak Announces Voting Results - May 1 at 7:47 PM logoETFs with exposure to Winpak Ltd. : April 28, 2017 - April 29 at 2:32 AM logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) PT Raised to C$60.00 at Scotiabank - April 29 at 1:05 AM logoWinpak Reports 2017 First Quarter Results - April 28 at 2:02 AM logoWinpak Announces the Retirement of Bruce Berry and the Appointment of Olivier Muggli as His Successor to the Position of President and CEO - April 28 at 2:02 AM logoRaymond James Financial, Inc. Boosts Winpak Ltd. (WPK) Price Target to C$56.00 - April 21 at 7:06 PM logoWinpak Ltd. (WPK) to Release Earnings on Tuesday - April 16 at 7:16 AM logoKatanga, eCobalt at 52-Week Highs - February 22 at 10:59 AM logoWinpak's Board of Directors Announces Quarterly Dividend - February 17 at 8:07 AM logoWinpak Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter Results - February 17 at 8:07 AM logoWinpak Announces the Appointment of Olivier Muggli to the Position of Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer - February 17 at 8:07 AM logoWinpak Announces the Retirement of Ken Kuchma, Vice President & CFO and Appoints Larry Warelis as the New CFO - January 7 at 6:31 AM



Winpak (WPK) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

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