International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 19297.5. It is in the Packaging & Containers industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of 24.88, a forward P/E of 12.71 and EPS of 1.87. At a stock price of 46.75 (0.54%) it has a dividend yield of 3.78%.
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 5.08% and more long-term 5.31% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -82.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -6.90%.
For performance, International Paper Company the past week has seen a gain of 2.09%. For the last month performance for International Paper Company is 6.56%. While the last quarter is 13.05% and half year, 38.89%. Finally for the year, performance is 3.60%.
The 52-week high for International Paper Company, is at -0.57%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 48.65%. The 20-day simple moving average is 7.62% and 18.15% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.55%, and for the month it is 1.57%. International Paper Company, has a target price of 47.63.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.19, and for total debt/equity International Paper Company has 2.35. The gross margin is 28.60%, while operating margin is 7.70%, the profit margin is 3.60%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.2.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 85.60%. International Paper Company has a payout ratio of 91.90%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 415. The shares float is 409.15, with the float short at 2.50%, with short ratio coming to 3.7.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see International Paper Company, get 2.50%, with its returns on investment at 11.50%. Return on equity is 18.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 47.63, reached soon?
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