Strategic Goals, Updated Earnings Outlook, Acquisitions, Earnings Schedule, and Sustainability Efforts - Research Report on

 Strategic Goals, Updated Earnings Outlook, Acquisitions, Earnings Schedule,
 and Sustainability Efforts - Research Report on Clorox, Crown Holdings, PCA,
                              Domtar, and Sonoco

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NEW YORK, October 10, 2013

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting The Clorox
Company (NYSE: CLX), Crown Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CCK), Packaging Corp. of
America (NYSE: PKG), Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS), and Sonoco Products Co.
(NYSE: SON). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge -
including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the
links below.

The Clorox Company Research Report

On October 3, 2013, The Clorox Company (Clorox) announced its updated
strategic plan, the 2020 Strategy. According to the Company, its strategic
plan focuses on delivering long-term, profitable growth through the year 2020
and is an evolution of the Company's recently completed Centennial Strategy.
The Company stated that its 2020 strategy aims to continue delivering total
stockholder returns in the top third of Clorox's peer group by driving
economic profit. Clorox informed that to meet its 2020 goals it will be
focusing on the following strategies: Engage its people as business owners;
Increase Company's brand investment behind superior products and more targeted
3D plans; Grow into profitable new categories, channels and countries; and
Fund growth by reducing waste in our work, products and supply chain. Chairman
and CEO Don Knauss said, "Building on this foundation, our sights are set on
2020, with a strategy that focuses the company on the highest-value
opportunities to deliver sustainable, profitable growth," Clorox further
stated that in addition to its 2020 strategy its long term financial goals
include: growing net sales by 3% to 5 % annually, expanding EBIT margin 25-50
basis points annually and generating free cash flow of 10% to 12% of sales
annually. The Full Research Report on The Clorox Company - 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/4ebb_CLX]

Crown Holdings Inc. Research Report

On September 24, 2013, Crown Holdings, Inc. (Crown Holdings) announced its
updated Q3 2013 earnings outlook. The Company reported that it has revised its
expected diluted EPS to a range of $1.05 to $1.10 from its previously
projected diluted EPS range of $1.15 to $1.25. According to the Company, the
revised outlooks primarily reflect lower than expected end-user demand in
certain of the Company's markets, including European food cans and North
American beverage cans. The Company further informed that it will release its
Q3 2013 earnings results on October 16, 2013, after the market closes on the
New York Stock Exchange, and will also host a conference call to discuss these
results at 9:00 a.m. EDT on October 17, 2013. The Full Research Report on
Crown Holdings 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/57fc_CCK]

Packaging Corp. of America Research Report

On September 16, 2013, Packaging Corp. of America (PCA) announced that it has
entered into a definitive agreement with Boise, under which PCA will acquire
all of the outstanding common shares of Boise for $12.55 per share in cash,
for an aggregate transaction value of $2 billion which includes $714 million
of outstanding indebtedness of Boise. PCA stated that the transaction is
expected to close in Q4 2013 subject to certain customary conditions and
regulatory approvals. According to the PCA, the combined companies generated
$5.5 billion in sales and $879 million in EBITDA (excluding special items) in
the last twelve months ended June 30, 2013. PCA Executive Chairman, Paul
Stecko said, "The acquisition is an excellent fit, both geographically and
strategically, with unique and substantial synergies. It provides the
containerboard that PCA needs to support our strong corrugated products
growth." PCA's CEO, Mark Kowlzan added, "This acquisition allows us to apply
our operating and sales expertise across a much larger system and provides
significant growth potential. I am confident, that together, we will achieve
significant operating benefits." PCA further informed that the boards of
directors of both Boise and PCA have unanimously approved the agreement. The
Full Research Report on Packaging Corp. of America - 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/df34_PKG]

Domtar Corporation Research Report

On October 3, 2013, Domtar Corporation (Domtar) announced that it will release
its Q3 2013 financial results on October 24, 2013, before market opens. The
Company also informed that it will also host a conference call to discuss the
results at 10:00 a.m. ET on the same day after the announcement of the
results. The Full Research Report on Domtar 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/90c3_UFS]

Sonoco Products Co. Research Report

On September 17, 2013, Sonoco Products Co. (Sonoco) announced its successful
inclusion to the 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the
fifth consecutive year. M. Jack Sanders, President and CEO of Sonoco said, "As
one of only a handful of global packaging companies listed on DJSI World, we
understand the importance of reducing the environmental footprint from our
global operations, providing a safe and healthy workplace for our employees,
providing innovative packaging and recycling solutions to meet our customers'
sustainability goals and supporting the communities where we operate by
providing ongoing engagement with all stakeholders." The Full Research Report
on Sonoco Products 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/0e41_SON]

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