PKG: Packaging Corporation of America - Summary | Jitta

Packaging Corporation of America

NYSE:PKG

Price
$95.47
Loss Chance
44.2%
5.66JITTA SCORE
4.64%Under Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
61 / 184
1,278 / 4,194
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (38)
Recent Business Performance (9)
Financial Strength (75)
Return to Shareholders (74)
Competitive Advantage (51)
Jitta Signs
Revenue and EarningConsistent
Return on EquityConsistently High
Dividend PayoutIncreasing Every Year
Interest Coverage RatioVery Good
Recent Business PerformanceEarning decline 6.39% in the last year
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
5.66
4.64%
3.93
> 1,000%
Paper Packaging
4.54
76.31%
7.21
32.47%
4.35
21.62%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Packaging Corporation of America manufactures and sells containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the United States. The company operates through Packaging and Paper segments. The Packaging segment offers various containerboard and 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, as well as 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. The Paper segment manufactures and sells commodity and specialty papers, as well as communication-based papers, such as cut-size office papers, and printing and converting papers. This segment sells white papers through its sales and marketing organization. Packaging Corporation of America was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.