PKG: Packaging Corporation of America - Summary | Jitta

Packaging Corporation of America

NYSE:PKG

Price
$96.41
Loss Chance
38.4%
6.95JITTA SCORE
60.44%Below Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
5 / 188
126 / 4,749
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (51)
Recent Business Performance (45)
Financial Strength (70)
Return to Shareholders (83)
Competitive Advantage (66)
Jitta Signs
Revenue and EarningConsistent
Operating MarginConsistent
Return on EquityConsistently High
Dividend PayoutIncreasing Every Year
Share RepurchaseEvery Year
Recent Business PerformanceEarning decline 22.76% in the last quarter (yoy)
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
6.95
60.44%
3.24
0.35%
Paper Packaging
4.20
246.08%
5.25
23.09%
6.30
8.75%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Packaging Corporation of America manufactures and sells containerboard and corrugated packaging products primarily in the United States. The company’s Packaging segment offers various corrugated packaging products, such as conventional shipping containers used to protect and transport manufactured goods; multi-color boxes and displays that help to merchandise the packaged product in retail locations; and honeycomb protective packaging products. It also produces packaging for meat, fresh fruit and vegetables, processed food, beverages, and other industrial and consumer products. This segment sells its corrugated products through a direct sales and marketing organization, independent brokers, and distribution partners. Its Paper segment manufactures and sells white papers comprising commodity and specialty papers with various features, such as colors, coatings, high brightness, and recycled content. The white papers also consist of communication papers, including cut-size office papers, and printing and converting papers. This segment sells white papers through the company’s own sales personnel. Packaging Corporation of America was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.