SON - Sonoco Products Company

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51.47
+1.51 (+3.02%)
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51.16 -0.31 (-0.60%)
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Previous Close49.96
Open50.21
Bid51.32 x 900
Ask51.43 x 1000
Day's Range50.03 - 51.52
52 Week Range37.30 - 65.20
Volume333,285
Avg. Volume485,617
Market Cap5.164B
Beta (5Y Monthly)0.82
PE Ratio (TTM)17.45
EPS (TTM)2.95
Earnings DateJul 16, 2020
Forward Dividend & Yield1.72 (3.44%)
Ex-Dividend DateMay 07, 2020
1y Target Est54.29
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