Ball Corporation, BLL is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Packaging & Containers in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Ball Corporation, BLL has a market cap of 10276.04. Since its IPO date on the 9/7/1984, Ball Corporation, BLL performance year to date is -1.16%. Today Ball Corporation, BLL has gained 1.13%, with a current price of 71.62.
Ownership of the company is 0.70% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 93.30%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 52.20%. Return of assets are at 1.50%, with return on investment at 8.90%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Ball Corporation, BLL is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 5.06. While Total debt/equity is 5.43. With a profit margin of 1.70%, this is combined with a gross margin of 19.30%, and operating margin of 4.70%. Ball Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1, while the quick ratio is 0.6.
For the last year Ball Corporation, BLL has seen a EPS growth of -39.60%. A performance for the year of 3.59%. The 52-week high is -6.44%, and the 52-week low is 24.54%. The average volume for Ball Corporation, BLL is 2455413.
With a target price of 85, can Ball Corporation, BLL reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Ball Corporation, BLL. Ball Corporation has a P/E of 75.63 and a forward P/E of 17.11. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 12.6. Ball Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.31 and 9.51 respectively. For P/cash, Ball Corporation has a value of 50.13, while it is 61.09 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 71.62, Ball Corporation has a dividend yield of 0.73%. We see a return on equity of 11.90%.
Looking more long-term Ball Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 6.00%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 15.19% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -39.60% for this year and for the last five years a -7.60% growth has been seen.