IP has a market capitalization of $10,944,199,930 -- more than approximately 89.06% of US stocks.
IP's went public 34.27 years ago, making it older than 92.67% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
International Paper Co's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 21.82%, greater than the shareholder yield of 84.14% of stocks in our set.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to International Paper Co, a group of peers worth examining would be HIG, UAL, RYAAY, MGA, and RF.
International Paper operates as a paper and packaging company in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. The company operates through three segments: Industrial Packaging, Printing Papers, and Consumer Packaging. The company was founded in 1898 and is based in Memphis, Tennessee.
IP Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for International Paper Co. To summarize, we found that International Paper Co ranked in the 72th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for IP, they are:
International Paper Co's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 5%; for context, that number is higher than only 4.41% of tickers in our DCF set.
As a business, International Paper Co experienced a tax rate of about 21% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Consumer Cyclical), this tax rate is higher than 88.01% of stocks generating free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
LSYN, RUTH, MCFT, CAKE, and GLXZ can be thought of as valuation peers to IP, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Cyclical sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.