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Last $63.68 USD
Change Today -0.86 / -1.33%
Volume 1.1M
As of 2:48 PM 06/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

rock-tenn company -cl a (RKT) Snapshot

Open
$64.36
Previous Close
$64.54
Day High
$64.60
Day Low
$63.39
52 Week High
02/23/15 - $71.47
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $43.23
Market Cap
9.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.6M
EPS TTM
$3.85
Shares Outstanding
140.8M
EX-Date
05/5/15
P/E TM
16.6x
Dividend
$1.28
Dividend Yield
1.58%
Current Stock Chart for ROCK-TENN COMPANY -CL A (RKT)

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Rock-Tenn Company manufactures and sells containerboard and paperboard products in the Unites States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. The company operates through four segments: Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, Merchandising Displays, and Recycling. The Corrugated Packaging segment offers containerboard, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and preprinted linerboards for consumer and industrial products manufacturers, and corrugated box manufacturers; and converts corrugated sheets into corrugated products. This segment also provides structural and graphic design, and engineering services, as well as automated packaging machines, turn-key installation, automation, line integration, and packaging solutions. The Consumer Packaging segment manufactures coated recycled and bleached paperboards; market pulp; specialty recycled paperboards; folding cartons; solid fiber partitions; express mail envelopes; and die-cut paperboard components, as well as prints, coats, die-cuts, and glues the cartons to customer specifications. The Merchandising Displays segment offers temporary and permanent point-of-purchase displays; and lithographic laminated packaging products, as well as provides contract packing services, such as multi-product promotional packing and product manipulation. The Recycling segment collects, sorts, grades, and bales various recovered papers, including old corrugated containers, office paper, box clippings, newspapers, and print shop scraps; collects aluminum and plastics for resale to manufacturers, as well as provides recycling and waste disposal services, fiber marketing, and brokerage system services. The company sells its products through own sales force, independent sales representatives, and independent distributors. Rock-Tenn Company was founded in 1936 and is based in Norcross, Georgia.

26,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/24/14
Founded in 1936

rock-tenn company -cl a (RKT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: $907.9K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
President of Paper Solutions
Total Annual Compensation: $728.5K
President of Packaging Solutions
Total Annual Compensation: $628.5K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $406.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

rock-tenn company -cl a (RKT) Key Developments

Rock-Tenn Seeks Acquisitions

Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT) is seeking acquisitions. Steve Voorhees, RockTenn's Chief Executive Officer, said "With the strength of our balance sheet and underlying cash flows, we will have a balanced capital allocation strategy that will allow us to pay an attractive dividend; continue to invest in our business; take advantage of accretive business opportunities, including acquisitions; and return capital to our shareholders through share repurchases."

RockTenn Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended March 31, 2015

RockTenn reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $2,455.6 million against $2,393.6 million a year ago. Operating profit was $187.3 million against $167.5 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $166.2 million against $145.6 million a year ago. Net income attributable to company's shareholders was $109.8 million or $0.77 per diluted share against $82.8 million or $0.57 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $218.4 million against $226.6 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $108.3 million against $126.5 million a year ago. Adjusted net income was $121.9 million or $0.85 per diluted share against $92.5 million or $0.63 per diluted share a year ago. For the six months, the company reported net sales of $4,969.8 million against $4,756.2 million a year ago. Operating profit was $395.8 million against $362.9 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $353.8 million against $317.9 million a year ago. Net income attributable to company's shareholders was $234.9 million or $1.65 per diluted share against $192.5 million or $1.32 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $550.8 million against $531.1 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $235.2 million against $227.1 million a year ago. Net debt as at March 31, 2015 was $2,709.7 million. Adjusted net income was $259.5 million or $1.82 per diluted share against $214.4 million or $1.47 per diluted share a year ago.

RockTenn Declares Dividend, Payable on May 26, 2015

RockTenn reported that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.320525 per share on its Class A Common Stock. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 7, 2015 and which will be paid on May 26, 2015.

 

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