PKG : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Market Wrap For Monday, September 16: Investors Seem Oblivious ...

    September 16, 2013
    Despite monstrous looming economic hurdles, equity markets pushed higher. Last Wednesday, the Federal Reserve is expected ...
  2. Bemis Ahead of Estimates in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 31, 2013
    Bemis Company, Inc. (BMS) reported fourth quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 52 cents per share, up 7% from 45 cents earned ...
  3. Packaging Corporation Excels in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) reported strong fourth quarter 2012 results with net income of $61.0 million or 63 ...
  4. Deleveraging And Diversification Make Graphic Packaging Worth ...

    January 7, 2013
    Graphic Packaging is an underappreciated company within a commodity industry.
  5. Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Rock-Tenn

    January 7, 2013
    Rock-Tenn still has a lot of work to do at Smurfit-Stone.
  6. Greif Looks Set Up For An Interesting 2013

    January 1, 2013
    Greif could do well if investors start feeling better about industrial companies in 2013.
  7. Agrium Inc and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    October 1, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq is up 0.6%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.8%; and the Dow has climbed 1.1%. The ...
  8. Rio Tinto plc and Other Big Movers In Basic Materials on September ...

    September 24, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq is down 0.7%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.2%; and the Dow has decreased 0.2%. ...
  9. Sociedad Quimica y Minera and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making ...

    September 21, 2012
    The Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has declined 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady after the morning's trading. ...
  10. Basic Materials Sector's Biggest Movers for July 17, 2012

    July 17, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq decreasing 0.1%, the S&P 500 down 0.1% and the Dow slipping 0.2%. The basic ...
  11. Packaging Corp Closes Note Offering - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2012
    Packaging Corporation of America (PKG), the leading manufacturer of containerboard and packaging products in the U.S., recently ...
  12. Rock-Tenn Still Rolling

    November 14, 2011
    Rock-Tenn has its work cut out with improving Smurfit, but the benefits could be enormous.
  13. International Paper Wraps Up Temple-Inland

    September 13, 2011
    IP and Temple-Inland make a deal. Find out what it means for investors.
  14. Plum Creek Timber Is Still A Little Warped

    August 1, 2011
    Plum Creek is getting by, but there's no imminent reason to buy it.
  15. Finding Value In Boring Paper

    June 16, 2011
    Left for dead by many investors, the paper and packaging sector offers some interesting growth prospects.
  16. International Paper Makes A Grab For Temple-Inland

    June 8, 2011
    IP is low-balling Temple-Inland and it probably won't work.
  17. An Off-The-Board Bidder For Smurfit-Stone

    January 26, 2011
    Rock-Tenn makes a surprising, but very smart, move to expand its assets and diversify its production base.
  18. Packaging Getting Boxed In

    September 23, 2010
    Worries about a cyclical top have knocked the packaging sector.
  19. Plum Creek Gets Pruned

    April 30, 2010
    A sharp sell-off on an okay quarter may be just the opening investors need to get into this high-quality dividend stock.
  20. A Stumping Valuation On Plum Creek

    October 31, 2008
    Timber demand has softened with the housing market, but Wall Street seems to be assigning trough-level value to Plum Creek's ...
  21. Paper Tigers

    April 8, 2008
    Paper industry stocks have taken a beating, and the weakness has finally inspired consolidation. Learn who the predators ...
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