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Packaging Corporation Of Americ (NYSE:PKG)
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Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.4 years of data (i.e. since Mar 01, 2013). All the stock history has been downloaded.

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Packaging Corporation Of Americ trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of Packaging Corporation Of Americ

It is currently trading at $95.47 ($95.01 the previous day).It pays a 3.33% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 73 days (2020 10 21).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $1.38 per share ($1.6B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3382.

Over the past 12 months, $96875 worth of shares have been purchased and $214542 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 6.4% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 9.26. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year100.809174358972.8- Below Average
2 year98.017550200803-16.1- Below Average
3 year116.8610878661125+ Above Average
4 year93.45469387755145.4+ Above Average
5 year64.256235741445-10.8- Below Average
Packaging Corporation Of Americ is projected by analysts to get to $100.00 within the next 12 months (4.7%), but preticted targets range from as high as $120.00 (25.7%) and as low as $90(-5.7%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -46.4%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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With an average increase of 6.4% year over year, if Packaging Corporation Of Americ is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 87 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 17.68.

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Packaging Corp of America (PKG) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

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Wed, 29 Jul 2020 12:21:12 Packaging Corpand's (PKG) Q2 earnings decline, year over year, on lower prices and mix in the Packaging and Paper segments, dismal volumes in the Paper segment and higher depreciation expense.... Read Full Article

Packaging Corp. (PKG) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 22:45:10 Packaging Corp. (PKG) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 7.81% and -7.78%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?... Read Full Article

Packaging Corporation of America Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 21:21:00 Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported second quarter 2020 net income of $57 million, or $0.59 per share, and net income of $132 million, or $1.38 per share, excluding special items. Second quarter net sales were $1.54 billion in 2020 and $1.76 billion in 2019.... Read Full Article

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Packaging Corp (PKG) to Post Q2 Earnings: Whatand's in Store?

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Packaging Corporation of America Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2020 Operating Results

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 17:56:00 Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) will hold a conference call on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss second quarter 2020 results. The second quarter earnings results will be released after the market closes on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.... Read Full Article

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Dull Near-Term Outlook for Paper and Packaging Industry

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Why Is Packaging Corp. (PKG) Up 0.1% Since Last Earnings Report?

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Packaging Corporation of America Declares Quarterly Dividend

Tue, 05 May 2020 21:00:00 Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) announced today that its Board approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.79 per share on its common stock. The quarterly dividend of $0.79 per share will be paid to shareholders of record as of June 15, 2020 with ...... Read Full Article

Edited Transcript of PKG earnings conference call or presentation 28-Apr-20 1:00pm GMT

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