Sealed Air Investors Should Focus on This

One of the losers of today's trading session was Sealed Air. Shares of the Packaging & containers company plunged -2.6%, and some investors may be wondering if its price of $52.41 would make a good entry point. Here's what you should know if you are considering this investment:

  • Sealed Air has moved -18.3% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of -7.7%

  • SEE has an average analyst rating of buy and is -10.7% away from its mean target price of $58.69 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $3.8

  • Sealed Air has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 13.8 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $4.09 and its forward P/E ratio is 12.8

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 34.8 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Sealed Air is part of the Consumer Cyclical sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 24.11 and an average P/B of 3.11

  • SEE has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of 29.8% and gross profit margins of 0.3%

  • The company has a free cash flow of $346,624,992.00, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Sealed Air Corporation provides food safety and security, and product protection solutions and equipment in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

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