What analysts say
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back Sonoco Products, with six of 11 rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like Sonoco Products more than competitor Bemis overall. While analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, they are a little more optimistic about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $1.13 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 11.9% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.63 per share. Estimates range from $0.59 to $0.65.
What our community says
CAPS All-Stars are solidly behind the stock with 100% awarding it an outperform rating. The community at large concurs with the All-Stars with 92.1% granting it a rating of outperform. Fools are keen on Sonoco Products, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 27 posts in the past 30 days. Sonoco Products has a bullish CAPS rating of five out of five stars that is about on par with the Fool community assessment.
Sonoco Products' profit has risen year over year by an average of 22.7%.
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