Ball Corporation (BLL)

BLL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
pos +0.20
Today's Range: 55.98 - 56.45 | BLL Avg Daily Volume: 1,069,000
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 846,857
YTD Performance: 8.48%
Open: $56.10
Previous Close: $56.04
52 Week Range: $41.52 - $56.33
Oustanding Shares: 140,540,106
Market Cap: 7,779,544,500
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BLL
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 3 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 5 5 6 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.25 2.25 2.33 2.40
Latest Dividend: 0.13
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.95%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/27/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 20.00
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BLL Sector Avg. S&P 500
20.00 20.30 28.65
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
9.97% 19.41% 52.32%
Revenue -3.10 0.11 0.03
Net Income 2.00 -0.21 -0.07
EPS 7.10 0.08 0.02
Earnings for BLL:
Revenue 8.47B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.67 $1.00 $3.70 $4.01
Number of Analysts 9 8 9 8
High Estimate $0.73 $1.05 $3.77 $4.10
Low Estimate $0.63 $0.95 $3.60 $3.95
Prior Year $0.58 $0.85 $3.28 $3.70
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 16.28% 17.35% 12.84% 8.45%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
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Jan 31, 2014 | 8:27 AM EST
BLL bumped its numbers, Jefferies said. Pricing headwind in China contained and Brazil risk more manageable. $52 price target and Hold ...
Nov 15, 2013 | 7:47 AM EST
BLL was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Earnings and returns should accelerate in 2014. $56 price tar...
Jun 19, 2013 | 7:53 AM EDT
BLL was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Robert Baird said. $50 price target. Stock has lagged, but the current risk/reward is favo...
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Apr 15, 2013 | 8:14 AM EDT
BLL was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Valuation call, based on a $49 price target. 
Jan 18, 2013 | 7:48 AM EST
Shares of BLL downgraded to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $49 price target. Valuation call.
Jan 08, 2013 | 6:56 AM EST
BLL was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Robert Baird said. Valuation call, based on a $48 price target.   
Oct 02, 2012 | 8:02 AM EDT
BLL was downgraded from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. Valuation call, based on a $44 price target. 
Jun 25, 2012 | 7:22 AM EDT
BLL was downgraded from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $44 price target. 

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