Silgan Holdings Inc. (SLGN): Price and Financial Metrics

Silgan Holdings Inc. (SLGN): $39.04

-0.10 (-0.26%)

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  • SLGN scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 78.28% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SLGN is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 31 weeks.
  • SLGN ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 32nd percentile.

SLGN Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for SLGN is 4.02 -- better than 89.55% of US stocks.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Silgan Holdings Inc is higher than it is for about 88.62% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of Silgan Holdings Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 15.1% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to SLGN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BERY, OUT, TGNA, SJW, and ALSN.
  • SLGN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Silgan Holdings Inc's official web site, go to

SLGN Valuation Summary

  • SLGN's price/sales ratio is 0.9; this is 70.97% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • SLGN's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.8 over the prior 243 months.
  • SLGN's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SLGN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SLGN 2021-05-24 0.9 3.7 14.7 14.8
SLGN 2016-01-14 0.8 4.8 17.8 14.9
SLGN 2015-06-12 0.8 6.1 17.9 14.1
SLGN 2013-01-17 0.8 4.0 18.6 13.5
SLGN 2011-12-09 0.8 4.0 15.4 12.2
SLGN 2004-10-29 0.3 5.7 15.1 10.0

SLGN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SLGN, see our SLGN price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $49.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.58 (Moderate Buy)

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SLGN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $39.04 52-week high $44.55
Prev. close $39.14 52-week low $33.62
Day low $38.37 Volume 257,800
Day high $39.29 Avg. volume 389,986
50-day MA $41.65 Dividend yield 1.43%
200-day MA $39.31 Market Cap 4.31B

Silgan Holdings Inc. (SLGN) Company Bio

Silgan Holdings is a leading supplier of metal containers in North America and Europe and a leading worldwide supplier of metal, composite and plastic closures for food and beverage products. In addition, Silgan is a leading supplier of plastic containers for shelf-stable food and personal care products in North America. The company was founded in 1987 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

SLGN Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$39.04$48.84 13%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Silgan Holdings Inc. To summarize, we found that Silgan Holdings Inc ranked in the 57th 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 SLGN, they are:

  • 59% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 21.82% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • Silgan Holdings Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than only 4.46% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Consumer Cyclical), Silgan Holdings Inc has a reliance on debt greater than 73.96% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

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Latest SLGN News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Silgan Holdings Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SLGN as an investment opportunity.

Analysts Estimate Silgan Holdings (SLGN) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Silgan (SLGN) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | July 21, 2021

If You Had Bought Silgan Holdings (NASDAQ:SLGN) Stock Five Years Ago, You Could Pocket A 59% Gain Today

When you buy and hold a stock for the long term, you definitely want it to provide a positive return. But more than...

Yahoo | July 12, 2021

Stamford-based packaging supplier Silgan names its president as new CEO

The appointment of President Adam Greenlee as packaging supplier Silgan Holdings next CEO marks the company''s first CEO change since 2006.

Stamford Advocate | July 6, 2021

Silgan Holdings Announces CEO Succession Plan

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silgan Holdings Announces CEO Succession Plan

Business Wire | July 1, 2021

Metal Can Industry to Gain on Strong Demand: 3 Stocks to Watch

With the increasing customer preference for metal cans thanks to their recyclability, companies like BLL, CCK and SLGN are poised well to gain from this trend.

Yahoo | June 30, 2021

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SLGN Price Returns

1-mo -6.24%
3-mo -9.12%
6-mo 9.37%
1-year 4.93%
3-year 49.65%
5-year 67.23%
YTD 5.98%
2020 21.06%
2019 33.55%
2018 -18.44%
2017 16.08%
2016 -3.43%

SLGN Dividends

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Silgan Holdings Inc (SLGN) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Silgan Holdings Inc (SLGN) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Silgan Holdings Inc (SLGN) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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