GEF - Greif, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
40.52
+0.32 (+0.80%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close40.20
Open40.54
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range40.33 - 40.90
52 Week Range31.80 - 62.75
Volume122,694
Avg. Volume212,785
Market Cap1.9B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.95
PE Ratio (TTM)9.28
EPS (TTM)4.36
Earnings DateFeb 26, 2019 - Mar 4, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.76 (4.45%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-17
1y Target Est47.00
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  • Markit2 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Greif Inc.

    # Greif Inc ### NYSE:GEF View full report here! ## Summary * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for GEF with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $2.70 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold GEF are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Negative According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Industrials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap CDS data is not available for this security. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • What Kind Of Share Price Volatility Should You Expect For Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)?
    Simply Wall St.11 days ago

    What Kind Of Share Price Volatility Should You Expect For Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)?

    Anyone researching Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) might want to consider the historical volatility of the share price. Volatility is considered to be a measure of risk in modern finance theory. Investors Read More...

  • Should You Be Pleased About The CEO Pay At Greif, Inc.’s (NYSE:GEF)
    Simply Wall St.28 days ago

    Should You Be Pleased About The CEO Pay At Greif, Inc.’s (NYSE:GEF)

    Pete Watson became the CEO of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) in 2015. First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. Next, we'll consider growth that the Read More...

  • Greif's Acquisition of Caraustar to Boost Margins & Sales
    Zacks29 days ago

    Greif's Acquisition of Caraustar to Boost Margins & Sales

    Greif's (GEF) acquisition of Caraustar will strengthen the leadership of the former in Industrial Packaging and significantly boost margins, free cash flow and profitability.

  • GuruFocus.comlast month

    Greif Inc (GEF) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on October 31, 2018

    Greif Inc produces industrial packaging products with manufacturing facilities located in over many countries. Its products are steel, fibre and plastic drums, intermediate bulk containers, closure systems for industrial packaging and among others. The dividend yield of Greif Inc stocks is 4.99%.

  • Moody'slast month

    Caraustar Industries, Inc. -- Moody's says proposed acquisition by Greif is credit positive for Caraustar

    Moody's Investors Service said that industrial packaging manufacturer Greif, Inc. ("Greif") announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Caraustar Industries, Inc. ("Caraustar") (B3 stable) for $1.8 billion in a debt-funded transaction. If approved, the transaction is credit positive as Caraustar. Although there is little overlap between the businesses of the two companies, Caraustar will become part of a larger, publicly-traded, more diversified company and its debt will be paid off.

  • TheStreet.comlast month

    Greif Slides as $1.8B Acquisition Is Criticized on Risk, Debt Concerns

    tumbled 17.14% to $34.86 Thursday afternoon after the industrial packaging products and services company agreed to acquire Caraustar Industries, Inc. for $1.8 billion in cash, a transaction criticized by ratings companies and analysts. The Delaware, Ohio-based Greif said it was buying the Austell, Georgia-based Caraustar Industries from an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a Miami-based private equity and alternative assets investment firm. The shares tumbled as Moody's Investors Service said it put the Ba2 corporate family rating, Ba2-PD probability of default rating, and all instrument ratings of Greif Inc. under review for downgrade.

  • The Wall Street Journallast month

    [$$] Greif to Buy Caraustar Industries for $1.8 Billion Cash From H.I.G. Capital

    said Thursday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Caraustar Industries Inc., a recycled paperboard and packaging products maker, from an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, in a cash transaction valued at $1.8 billion. Caraustar produces uncoated recycled paperboard and coated recycled paperboard, and has more than 80 operating facilities throughout the U.S. For the last 12 months ended Sept. 30, Caraustar generated sales of $1.4 billion. Greif said the transaction is immediately accretive to its earnings and financial profile.

  • Greif CEO on company's 'largest by far' acquisition
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Greif CEO on company's 'largest by far' acquisition

    The largest acquisition in Greif Inc. history will help it solidify business in the United States, its CEO said.

  • Moody'slast month

    Greif Luxembourg Finance SCA -- Moody's places Greif's ratings under review for downgrade; SGL-2 unchanged

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") placed the Ba2 corporate family rating, Ba2-PD probability of default rating, and all instrument ratings of Greif Inc. and Greif Luxembourg Finance SCA under review for downgrade. The review follows Greif's December 20, 2018 announcement that it had entered into an agreement to buy Caraustar Industries, Inc. from H.I.G.Capital in a cash transaction valued at $1.8 billion. Headquartered in Austell, Georgia, Caraustar Industries, Inc. is an integrated manufacturer of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products.

  • Georgia manufacturer sells to Greif for $1.8 billion
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Georgia manufacturer sells to Greif for $1.8 billion

    Greif announced Thursday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Caraustar, a unit of H.I.G. Middle Market.

  • Greif buying recycled paperboard and packaging company Caraustar for $1.8 billion
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Greif buying recycled paperboard and packaging company Caraustar for $1.8 billion

    Greif Inc. is acquiring a recycled paperboard and packaging based outside Atlanta in a $1.8 billion deal announced Thursday.

  • MarketWatchlast month

    Greif to buy recycled paperboard and packing company Caraustar for $1.8 billion in cash

    Industrial packaging products company Greif Inc. said Thursday it was buying recycled paperboard and packaging company Caraustar Industries Inc. from an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital in a cash deal valued at $1.8 billion. The deal, which is expected to close during the first quarter of 2019, will immediately add to Greif's earnings per share, margins and free cash flow, and is expected to create annual cost synergies of at least $45 million within 36 months. Greif's stock, which is still inactive in premarket trade, has dropped 28.5% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has shed 14.5%.

  • Greif to Acquire Caraustar Industries
    PR Newswirelast month

    Greif to Acquire Caraustar Industries

    Significantly Enhances Margins and Free Cash Flow Strengthening its Leadership in Industrial Packaging DELAWARE , Ohio , Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights Caraustar is a leading vertically-integrated ...

  • Is Greif, Inc. (GEF) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Is Greif, Inc. (GEF) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Legendary investors such as Leon Cooperman and Seth Klarman earn enormous amounts of money for themselves and their investors by doing in-depth research on small-cap stocks that big brokerage houses don’t publish. Small cap stocks -especially when they are screened well- can generate substantial outperformance versus a boring index fund. That’s why we analyze the […]

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventslast month

    Edited Transcript of GEF earnings conference call or presentation 6-Dec-18 1:30pm GMT

    Q4 2018 Greif Inc Earnings Call

  • Greif Bros. Corporation (GEF) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Foollast month

    Greif Bros. Corporation (GEF) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    GEF earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.

  • Greif (GEF) Q4 Earnings & Revenue Miss Estimates, Up Y/Y
    Zackslast month

    Greif (GEF) Q4 Earnings & Revenue Miss Estimates, Up Y/Y

    Greif (GEF) initiated adjusted earnings per share guidance for fiscal 2019 at $3.55-$3.95, the mid-point of which reflects year-over-year growth of 6%.

  • Company News For Dec 6, 2018
    Zackslast month

    Company News For Dec 6, 2018

    Companies In The News Are: NXEO,GEF,BF.B,MOV

  • Greif (GEF) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates
    Zackslast month

    Greif (GEF) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates

    Greif (GEF) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -8.47% and -2.90%, respectively, for the quarter ended October 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • Associated Presslast month

    Greif: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Delaware, Ohio-based company said it had net income of 67 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.08 per share. The industrial packaging company posted revenue ...

  • Greif Reports Fiscal 2018 and Fourth Quarter Results
    PR Newswirelast month

    Greif Reports Fiscal 2018 and Fourth Quarter Results

    DELAWARE , Ohio , Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced fiscal 2018 and fourth quarter results. Fiscal ...

  • With A Return On Equity Of 19%, Has Greif Inc’s (NYSE:GEF) Management Done Well?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    With A Return On Equity Of 19%, Has Greif Inc’s (NYSE:GEF) Management Done Well?

    Many investors are still learning about the various metrics that can be useful when analysing a stock. This article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Read More...

  • Greif, Inc. Declares Fourth Quarter 2018 Dividends
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    Greif, Inc. Declares Fourth Quarter 2018 Dividends

    DELAWARE , Ohio , Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a global leader and industrial packaging solutions provider, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared quarterly ...