At the end of the latest market close, Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) was valued at $18.79. In that particular session, Stock kicked-off at the price of $18.77 while reaching the peak value of $18.955 and lowest value recorded on the day was $18.70. The stock current value is $19.23.Recently in News on October 13, 2021, Graphic Packaging Holding Company Announces Receipt of All Required Regulatory Approvals for Pending Acquisition with AR Packaging. Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), (“Graphic Packaging”), a leading provider of sustainable fiber-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products to food, beverage, foodservice, and other consumer products companies, today announced that all required regulatory approvals to complete the proposed acquisition of AR Packaging Group AB have now been received. The transaction is expected to be completed in early November 2021, subject to the satisfaction of the remaining customary closing conditions set forth in the acquisition agreement. You can read further details here
Graphic Packaging Holding Company had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $20.88 on 09/03/21, with the lowest value was $15.36 for the same time period, recorded on 02/01/21.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) full year performance was 29.50%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Graphic Packaging Holding Company shares are logging -7.93% during the 52-week period from high price, and 46.36% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $13.14 and $20.88.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Consumer Cyclical managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 1042873 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) recorded performance in the market was 10.92%, having the revenues showcasing 5.80% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 5.91B, as it employees total of 18775 workers.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) in the eye of market guru’s
During the last month, 9 analysts gave the Graphic Packaging Holding Company a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 4 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 18.74, with a change in the price was noted +1.34. In a similar fashion, Graphic Packaging Holding Company posted a movement of +7.50% for the period of last 100 days, recording 3,037,278 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for GPK is recording 2.07 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 2.06.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): Stocks Technical analysis and Trends
Raw Stochastic average of Graphic Packaging Holding Company in the period of last 50 days is set at 28.79%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 46.06%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 20.12% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 14.20%.
If we look into the earlier routines of Graphic Packaging Holding Company, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 10.92%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 3.87%, alongside a boost of 29.50% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -2.99% in the 7-day charts and went up by -5.58% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 5.80% during last recorded quarter.