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meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Snapshot

Open
$50.21
Previous Close
$50.70
Day High
$50.76
Day Low
$50.06
52 Week High
01/26/15 - $53.88
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $33.59
Market Cap
8.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.5M
EPS TTM
$1.85
Shares Outstanding
166.7M
EX-Date
02/3/15
P/E TM
27.3x
Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Yield
3.98%
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meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Details

MeadWestvaco Corporation provides packaging solutions to healthcare, beauty and personal care, food, beverage, home and garden, tobacco, and agricultural industries worldwide. It operates in five segments: Food and Beverage, Home, Health and Beauty, Industrial, Specialty Chemicals, and Community Development and Land Management. The Food & Beverage segment produces packaging materials and paperboards, as well as is engaged in carton design and converting operation. The Home, Health & Beauty segment designs and produces pumps, paperboards, plastic packaging materials, trigger sprayers, hose-end sprayers, and spouted and applicator closures for the personal care, fragrance, home care, lawn and garden, prescription drug, and healthcare end markets. The Industrial segment designs and produces corrugated packaging materials, corrugated packaging solutions, kraftliner and recycled material medium paperboards, and containerboards, as well as converts boards and raw materials to corrugated packaging primarily for produce, meat, consumer products, and bulk goods in Brazil and India. The Specialty Chemicals segment manufactures, markets, and distributes specialty chemicals, such as performance chemicals used in printing inks, asphalt paving, and adhesives, as well as in the agricultural, paper, and petroleum industries; and produces activated carbon products used in gas vapor emission control systems for automobiles and trucks, as well as applications for air, water, and food purification. The Community Development and Land Management segment is involved in the development and sale of real estate properties; entitling and enhancing tracts; and planning of landholdings. The company sells its products through its sales force, as well as through paperboard merchants and distributors. MeadWestvaco Corporation was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

15,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/26/15
Founded in 1888

meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $592.8K
Executive Vice President of Global Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $473.7K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $494.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Key Developments

MeadWestvaco Corporation Appoints Naveen Ganzu as Managing Director for its Operations in India

MeadWestvaco Corporation has appointed Naveen Ganzu as managing director for its operations in India. Mr. Ganzu will be responsible for leading MWV's paperboard and industrial packaging business in India, and will also work closely with the company's global consumer packaging businesses to expand growth in India. He will report directly to executive vice president Robert Feeser. Mr. Ganzu has three decades of experience in the industry, including as president of Motherson Sumi Systems and setting up Weir India as Managing Director and Country Head. He strategically led Weir to a leadership position in the Indian market, using a mix of organic and inorganic growth drivers.

MeadWestvaco Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, payable on March 2, 2015

MeadWestvaco Corporation announced that the company's Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.25 cents per common share. The payment of the dividend will be made March 2, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business February 5, 2015.

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