Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) Company Bio
Packaging Corporation of America manufactures and sells containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the United States, Europe, Mexico, and Canada. The company was founded in 1867 and is based in Lake Forest, Illinois.
PKG Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for PKG, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Packaging Corp Of America ranked in the 51th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Packaging Corp Of America, consider:
The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 5.93; that's higher than 70.74% of US stocks in the Consumer Cyclical sector that have positive free cash flow.
Packaging Corp Of America's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than just 21.84% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
WWW, ALV, BDL, CVGI, and DLX can be thought of as valuation peers to PKG, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Cyclical sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
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