Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)

20.44 -0.63%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Stock price high relative to the 52-week range
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers

Pros

  1. GPK quarterly revenue growth was 36.10%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (18.20% and 12.62%, respectively). See GPK revenue growth chart.
  2. GPK profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 1.51 percentage points. See GPK profitability chart.
  3. GPK forward dividend yield is 1.47%, higher than the industry (1.14%) and sector (0.64%) forward dividend yields. See GPK forward dividend chart.
  4. GPK PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.36, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See GPK PEG chart.
  5. GPK average analyst rating is Strong Buy. See GPK analyst rating chart.
  6. GPK average analyst price target ($25.72) is above its current price ($22.45). See GPK price target chart.

Cons

  1. GPK stock price ($22.45) is close to the 52-week high ($22.57). Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See GPK price chart.
  2. GPK forward P/E ratio is 14.03, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See GPK forward P/E ratio chart.