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Jan. 14, 2022, 5:17 p.m. EST

Packaging Corp. of America stock rises Friday, outperforms market

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Shares of Packaging Corp. of America /zigman2/quotes/207413697/composite PKG +2.23% inched 0.12% higher to $137.31 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.47% rising 0.08% to 4,662.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.76% falling 0.56% to 35,911.81. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Packaging Corp. of America closed $19.23 short of its 52-week high ($156.54), which the company reached on May 10th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as International Paper Co. /zigman2/quotes/200533549/composite IP +1.29% rose 0.41% to $49.50, WestRock Co. /zigman2/quotes/202346656/composite WRK +3.46% fell 0.72% to $46.91, and Graphic Packaging Holding Co. /zigman2/quotes/203517136/composite GPK +4.66% fell 1.32% to $19.49. Trading volume (729,178) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 701,034.

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
$ 159.90
+3.49 +2.23%
Volume: 689,735
May 27, 2022 4:04p
P/E Ratio
16.33
Dividend Yield
3.13%
Market Cap
$14.66 billion
Rev. per Employee
$530,230
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,158.24
+100.40 +2.47%
Volume: 2.17B
May 27, 2022 5:49p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
33,212.96
+575.77 +1.76%
Volume: 331.19M
May 27, 2022 5:49p
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/zigman2/quotes/200533549/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 49.31
+0.63 +1.29%
Volume: 2.70M
May 27, 2022 4:04p
P/E Ratio
10.87
Dividend Yield
3.75%
Market Cap
$18.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
$624,613
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/zigman2/quotes/202346656/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 49.04
+1.64 +3.46%
Volume: 1.80M
May 27, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
16.53
Dividend Yield
2.04%
Market Cap
$12.08 billion
Rev. per Employee
$405,633
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/zigman2/quotes/203517136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 22.45
+1.00 +4.66%
Volume: 3.86M
May 27, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
26.84
Dividend Yield
1.34%
Market Cap
$6.61 billion
Rev. per Employee
$310,080
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