Over the past three months, Graphic Packaging Holding Company [GPK] ended the trading day at $14.65 and exhibited a change of -0.27% with a 24 hour trading and reached upto the volume of 2.85M compared to its recorded trading volume of 1.23 million. GPK generated a 1 year amount change with 0.96%. Though for Principal markets a year is counted as a long time period. By having a look at the most recent performance of this stock, in the last week its amount moved by 1.03% with an amount shift of 3.23% over the last month.
On 30, September 2020, Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Host Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call on October 20. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), (the “Company”), will announce third quarter 2020 financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, October 20th, with a conference call to discuss results at 10:00 a.m. ET.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Graphic Packaging Holding Company [NYSE:GPK] stock was on July 13, 2020, when it was Downgrade with a Hold rating from Jefferies, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $15. Before that, on September 08, 2020, Seaport Global Securities Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $18. On June 15, 2020, Morgan Stanley Initiated an Overweight rating and boosted its price target on this stock to $17. On February 24, 2020, Robert W. Baird Downgrade a Neutral rating. On January 04, 2019, UBS Initiated a Neutral rating and increased its price target to $11.50. On December 11, 2018, Seaport Global Securities Initiated a Neutral rating. On May 18, 2018, Jefferies Initiated a Buy rating.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $10.40 and a peak of $16.95. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $17.08. At the most recent market close, shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company [NYSE:GPK] were valued at $14.65. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of -0.47%.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company [NYSE:GPK] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.61 billion, which represented growth of 3.70%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $342,228 per employee, while its income is $11,489 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 17.80%, its Operating Margin is 8.40%, its Pretax Margin is +5.75, and its Net Margin is +3.36. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 2.88, 13.13, 10.68 and 4.59 respectively.
The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 66.14 and the whole liability to whole assets at 42.07. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 63.87 and enduring liability to assets at 0.41 while looking for an extended time period.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 14.39 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 14.10. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 14.85 and at 15.01 for 2nd resistance point.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company [GPK] reported its earnings at $0.26 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 6/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.19/share signifying the difference of 0.07 and 36.80% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 3/30/2020, the stated earnings were $0.31 calling estimates for $0.25/share with the difference of 0.06 depicting the surprise of 24.00%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Graphic Packaging Holding Company [NYSE:GPK] is 1.30. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.13. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.80, it’s amount to book ratio is 3.08 and showing 34.00 of P/E (TTM) ratio.
The most recent insider trade was by Yost Joseph P, EVP and President, Americas, and it was the sale of 60000.0 shares on May 18. Venturelli Larry M, the Director, completed a purchase of 162.0 shares on Apr 02. On Mar 17, Venturelli Larry M, Director, completed a purchase of 8100.0 shares.