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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) which is in the industry Packaging & Containers, gaining 0.98% today. In the last week its performance is 2.02%, and 15.53% for the past quarter. Currently, International Paper Company, IP has a target price of 49.56, so today’s gain of 0.98% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.60%.

International Paper Company (NYSE:IP), has a market cap of 19939.09, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 83.90%.

At the current price of 48.49, it has a dividend yield of 3.63%, and its target price is 49.56. This is with a profit margin of 3.60%, and total debt/equity of 2.35. International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) has a P/E of 25.94, as well as a forward P/E of 12.76.

With a current EPS of 1.87, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.57%,International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 7.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.31%.

Performance for the year is 27.97%. Since its IPO date on 1/2/1970, the total performance to date is 32.92%.

Volume today for International Paper Company (NYSE:IP), is 3214000, while its average volume is 2690.37. Whilst the total gain today was 0.98%, it did have a day high of -2.83%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.21%, and 1.87% for the month. The 52-week low for International Paper Company, IP has been 54.18%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.83%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.50%, and its return on assets is 2.50%. International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) has an operating margin of 7.70%. With a sales growth of -6.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that International Paper Company, IP is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 2.19, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of International Paper Company? Well its PEG is 4.88, and the P/S is 0.92, along with a P/B of 4.95. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 15.9.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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