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Jan. 12, 2022, 5:17 p.m. EST

Packaging Corp. of America stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Packaging Corp. of America /zigman2/quotes/207413697/composite PKG -0.95% slipped 1.41% to $134.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.01% rising 0.28% to 4,726.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.03% rising 0.11% to 36,290.32. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Packaging Corp. of America closed $22.54 short of its 52-week high ($156.54), which the company reached on May 10th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as International Paper Co. /zigman2/quotes/200533549/composite IP -0.71% fell 0.06% to $48.49, WestRock Co. /zigman2/quotes/202346656/composite WRK -1.63% rose 0.13% to $46.00, and Graphic Packaging Holding Co. /zigman2/quotes/203517136/composite GPK -0.20% rose 0.26% to $19.48. Trading volume (612,654) remained 75,052 below its 50-day average volume of 687,706.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/207413697/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 149.06
-1.43 -0.95%
Volume: 874,147
May 20, 2022 4:04p
P/E Ratio
15.23
Dividend Yield
3.35%
Market Cap
$14.10 billion
Rev. per Employee
$530,230
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,901.36
+0.57 +0.01%
Volume: 3.00B
May 20, 2022 5:03p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
31,261.90
+8.77 +0.03%
Volume: 498.89M
May 20, 2022 5:03p
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/zigman2/quotes/200533549/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 47.48
-0.34 -0.71%
Volume: 3.94M
May 20, 2022 4:04p
P/E Ratio
10.47
Dividend Yield
3.90%
Market Cap
$17.72 billion
Rev. per Employee
$698,484
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/zigman2/quotes/202346656/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 44.16
-0.73 -1.63%
Volume: 2.48M
May 20, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
14.89
Dividend Yield
2.26%
Market Cap
$11.44 billion
Rev. per Employee
$405,633
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/zigman2/quotes/203517136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 20.35
-0.04 -0.20%
Volume: 3.04M
May 20, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
24.33
Dividend Yield
1.47%
Market Cap
$6.29 billion
Rev. per Employee
$310,080
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