Consumer Goods Announce Earnings Results and New Products - Research Report on Owens-Illinois, Aptar, Bemis, Clearwater Paper,

Consumer Goods Announce Earnings Results and New Products - Research Report on
          Owens-Illinois, Aptar, Bemis, Clearwater Paper, and Cooper

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NEW YORK, August 1, 2013

NEW YORK, August 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting
Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), Bemis Company,
Inc. (NYSE: BMS), Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW), and Cooper Tire &
Rubber Co. (NYSE: CTB). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Owens-Illinois, Inc. Research Report

On July 24, 2013, Owens-Illinois, Inc. (Owens-Illinois) reported its Q2 2013
financial results. Revenue increased 0.8% YoY to approximately $1.8 billion.
Net income from continuing operations was $135million or $0.81 per diluted
share, compared to net income of $134million or $0.81 per diluted share in Q2
2012. Al Stroucken, Chairman and CEO, said, "The Company performed in line
with our expectations, notwithstanding weaker than expected demand. We are
squarely focused on execution, especially asset optimization and wine share
recovery in Europe, as well as labor productivity savings in North America."
The Company expects to achieve 2013 free cash flow of at least $300 million
and adjusted EPS to be in the range of $2.65 to $2.85.The Full Research Report
on Owens-Illinois, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings
and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/2729_OI]

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AptarGroup, Inc. Research Report

On July 24, 2013, AptarGroup, Inc. (AptarGroup) reported its Q2 2013 financial
results. Revenue increased 11.1 % YoY to a record $641.4 million. According to
AptarGroup, the recent acquisition of Aptar Stelmi was incremental to its
revenue growth, adding 7% YoY to the Company revenue. Net income was $49.8
million or $0.73 per diluted share, compared to net income of approximately
$41.7 million or $0.61 per diluted share in Q2 2012. President and CEO,
Stephen Hagge, said, "End market diversity continues to be a key strength of
our business. Our Pharma segment benefited from increased demand from both the
consumer health care and prescription drug markets while our Food + Beverage
segment also experienced increased sales to each of its markets." He
Continued, "Looking to the third quarter, we anticipate that each of our
business segments will grow over the prior year. Even though we expect
challenges in several of the markets we serve, the diversity of our product
portfolio, geographic presence, customer base and end markets, protect us from
exposure to softness in any particular market or region." The Full Research
Report on AptarGroup, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/a2af_ATR]

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Bemis Company, Inc. Research Report

On July 25, 2013, Bemis Company, Inc. (Bemis) reported its Q2 2013 financial
results. Revenue decreased 1.2% YoY to $1.3 billion. Net income was $53.1
million or $0.51 per diluted share, compared to net income of $42.3 million or
$0.40 per diluted share in Q2 2012. Henry Theisen, Bemis' President and CEO,
said, "This quarter, we closed the last of the nine facilities in our facility
consolidation program, achieved our highest gross margin since 2009, and
reduced working capital levels. Our focused efforts to improve our long term
sales mix and return on invested capital trends have been effective." He
added, "We continue to make strategic growth investments in both Latin America
and China which we expect to deliver sales growth in our Global Packaging
segment beginning in 2014. We achieved double digit growth in adjusted
earnings per share this quarter in spite of Brazilian currency headwinds and
continued weakness in our European pressure sensitive graphic products
market." The Full Research Report on Bemis Company, Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/bf79_BMS]

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Clearwater Paper Corporation Research Report

On July 24, 2013, Clearwater Paper Corporation (Clearwater Paper) reported its
financial results for Q2 2013. Revenue decreased 0.5% YoY to $471 million. Net
income was $11.7 million or $0.52 per diluted share, compared to net income of
$21.5 million or $0.91 per diluted share in Q2 2012. President and CEO, Linda
Massman, said, "Our focus on internal execution in tissue and strong
fundamentals in paperboard drove the quarter's solid progress in EBITDA. Our
new TAD tissue facility in Shelby, N.C., continues to ramp up consistent with
our expectations. As a result, we continue to anticipate achieving our $300
million adjusted EBITDA target in 2014." The Full Research Report on
Clearwater Paper Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/77a1_CLW]

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Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. Research Report

On July 26, 2013, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper) along with Industrias
Negromex S.A. de C.V. (INSA), subsidiary of Grupo KUO, announced their
initiative to develop and commercialize silica masterbatch (SMB) technology.
According to the Companies, they have now successfully applied SMB in high
volume material and tire manufacturing. As stated, Cooper has used SMB to
manufacture more than 2 million premium passenger tires and derived a number
of benefits from the technology including improved mixing productivity and
flexibility, the elimination of volatile organic (VOC) emissions associated
with the standard silanization process of mixing silica, and improved silica
dispersion in tire tread formulation, leading to better traction, wear and
rolling resistance performance in tires. As reported, INSA plans to expand the
capacity of SMB production and market the product under the brand name
"Emulsil Silica Masterbatch" and new production capacity is expected to be
available by Q1 2014. The Full Research Report on Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/a5c6_CTB]

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