Technical Reports on Packaging & Containers Equities -- Packaging Corp., Bemis, Tupperware Brands, and Sonoco Products
21 December 2016
Today, Stock-Callers.com draws attention to the Packaging and Containers industry, which includes manufacturers of metal, glass, or plastic containers, as well as manufacturers of paper and cardboard containers and packaging. Equities under evaluation are Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE: PKG), Bemis Co. Inc. (NYSE: BMS), Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE: TUP), and Sonoco Products Co. (NYSE: SON). Today's research reports on the aforementioned stocks are downloadable for free upon registration at:
Packaging Corp. of America
On Monday, shares in Lake Forest, Illinois headquartered Packaging Corp. of America recorded a trading volume of 982,967 shares, which was above their three months average volume of 875,950 shares. The stock ended the session 0.34% higher at $86.75. The Company's shares have gained 8.75% in the previous three months and 41.22% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 3.58% above its 50-day moving average and 19.68% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Packaging Corp. of America, which manufactures and sells containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the US, Europe, Mexico, and Canada, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 58.29.
On December 13th, 2016, the Company announced that its Board approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share on its common stock. The quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share will be paid on January 13th, 2017 to shareholders of record as of December 23rd, 2016. Visit us today and access our complete research report on PKG at:
Neenah, Wisconsin-based Bemis Co. Inc.'s stock closed the day 0.41% higher at $48.66 with a total trading volume of 587,138 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 11.50% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 1.34% below its 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Bemis, which manufactures and sells packaging products in North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Asia/Pacific, have an RSI of 41.07.
On October 27th, 2016, Bemis reported Q3 2016 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.72. The company's US Packaging net sales of $657.6 million for Q3 2016 represented a decrease of 4.7 % compared to Q3 2015. Bemis's Global Packaging net sales for the reported quarter was $369.6 million, representing an increase of 12.6% compared to Q3 2015. Cash flow from operations for the nine months ended September 30th, 2016, was $348.4 million compared to $412.0 million in the prior year.
On December 13th, 2016, research firm RBC Capital Markets downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Sector Perform' to 'Underperform' while revising its previous target price from $49 to $46. The complimentary report on BMS can be downloaded at:
Shares in Orlando, Florida headquartered Tupperware Brands Corp. recorded a trading volume of 466,179 shares, and ended yesterday's trading session 0.04% higher at $53.11. The stock has advanced 0.12% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading below their 200-day moving average by 8.58%. Furthermore, shares of Tupperware Brands, which operates as a direct-to-consumer marketer of various products across a range of brands and categories worldwide, have an RSI of 32.84.
On November 18th, 2016, Tupperware Brands announced that its board of directors declared its regular quarterly dividend of $0.68 per share, payable on January 06th, 2017, to shareholders of record as of December 20th, 2016.
On November 28th, 2016, research firm B. Riley & Co. downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Sell' while revising its previous target price from $64 to $47. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest research report on TUP at:
Hartsville, South Carolina headquartered Sonoco Products Co.'s stock finished Monday's session 0.24% higher at $54.09 with a total trading volume of 346,056 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 1.27% in the last one month, 4.24% over the previous three months, and 36.46% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.24% and 9.46%, respectively. Additionally, shares of Sonoco Products, which manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia, have an RSI of 57.18.
On December 02nd, 2016, Sonoco announced that it will invest $20 million in the development of a new packaging center to support Duracell's new North America battery packaging operation. Sonoco's Display and Packaging unit will be located in Duracell's new leased facility in the Atlanta area. Sonoco will install and operate state-of-the-art primary packaging equipment at the new center and provide all packaging materials. In addition, the Company will produce retail merchandising displays which will also be packed out at the same facility. Get free access to your research report on SON at:
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