Packaging Corp Of America logo

PKG

Packaging Corp Of America

$143.9

Earnings Summary

Revenue
$2237.3Mn
Net Profits
$301.5Mn
Net Profit Margins
13.48%
PE Ratio
13.47

Highlights

Revenue:

Packaging Corp Of America’s revenue jumped 19.01% since last year same period to $2237.3Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Packaging Corp Of America has generated 4.72% jump in its revenue since last 3-months.

Net Profits:

Packaging Corp Of America’s net profit jumped 45.44% since last year same period to $301.5Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Packaging Corp Of America has generated 18.61% jump in its net profits since last 3-months.

Net Profit Margins:

Packaging Corp Of America’s net profit margin jumped 22.21% since last year same period to 13.48% in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Packaging Corp Of America has generated 13.26% jump in its net profit margins since last 3-months.

PE Ratio:

Packaging Corp Of America’s price-to-earnings ratio after this Q2 2022 earnings stands at 13.47.

Earnings per share (EPS) Estimates

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates of the Packaging Corp Of America post its latest quarter earnings

EPS Estimate Current Quarter
3.13
EPS Estimate Current Year
3.13

Highlights

EPS Estimate Current Quarter:

Packaging Corp Of America’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter stand at 3.13 - a 9.82% jump from last quarter’s estimates.

EPS Estimate Current Year:

Packaging Corp Of America’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current year stand at 3.13.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the Packaging Corp Of America post its Q2 2022 earnings

Earning Per Share (EPS)
3.23
Return on Assets (ROA)
0.12
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.28
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
4.25

Highlights

Earning Per Share (EPS):

Packaging Corp Of America’s earning per share (EPS) jumped 48.85% since last year same period to 3.23 in the Q2 2022. This indicates that the Packaging Corp Of America has generated 48.85% annual rate of jump in its earning per share (EPS) in the last 4 quarters.

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. Packaging Corp Of America’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.12.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. Packaging Corp Of America’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.28.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

Packaging Corp Of America declared 4.25 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q2 2022.

Earnings Calendar

Earnings DateEstimated EPSReported EPSSurprise %
2022-08-04
2.85
3.23
13.33%
2022-05-05
2.52
2.72
7.94%

Company Information

Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is the third largest producer of containerboard products and the third largest producer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America. PCA operates eight paper mills and 92 corrugated products plants and related facilities.

Organisation
Packaging Corp Of America
Headquarters
Lake Forest, Illinois, US
Employees
15.2K
Industry
Process Industries
CEO
Mark Kowlzan