International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 18849.42. It is in the Packaging & Containers industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of 19.7, a forward P/E of 12.48 and EPS of 2.31. At a stock price of 45.23 (-0.67%) it has a dividend yield of 3.87%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 7.00%, more recently this last year it has grown by 68.90%. The next year growth is going to be about 5.89% and more long-term 7.26% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 10.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -7.40%.
For performance, International Paper Company the past week has seen a gain of 5.81%. For the last month performance for International Paper Company is 9.11%. While the last quarter is 9.52% and half year, 27.97%. Finally for the year, performance is -0.29%.
The 52-week high for International Paper Company, is at -4.66%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 42.45%. The 20-day simple moving average is 7.05% and 14.76% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.94%, and for the month it is 1.94%. International Paper Company, has a target price of 46.27.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.08, and for total debt/equity International Paper Company has 2.21. The gross margin is 30.60%, while operating margin is 8.70%, the profit margin is 4.40%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.1.
Insider ownership is at 0.50%, with instituitional ownership at 86.10%. International Paper Company has a payout ratio of 72.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 414. The shares float is 409.1, with the float short at 2.65%, with short ratio coming to 3.58.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see International Paper Company, get 3.10%, with its returns on investment at 11.50%. Return on equity is 22.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 46.27, reached soon?
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