Ball Corp (BLL)

BLL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
$68.61
pos +0.78
+1.15%
Today's Range: 68.08 - 68.78 | BLL Avg Daily Volume: 1,149,600
Last Update: 12/19/14 - 4:04 PM EST
Volume: 1,101,596
YTD Performance: 31.30%
Open: $68.28
Previous Close: $67.83
52 Week Range: $47.75 - $70.50
Oustanding Shares: 136,921,950
Market Cap: 8,969,756,945
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 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.33 2.33 2.33 2.33
Latest Dividend: 0.13
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.79%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/26/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 18.15
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BLL Sector Avg. S&P 500
18.15 18.10 25.33
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.65% 32.53% 95.87%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
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:
EBITDA 1.17B
Revenue 8.47B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.85 $0.83 $3.89 $4.05
Number of Analysts 9 4 9 9
High Estimate $0.89 $0.89 $3.94 $4.10
Low Estimate $0.81 $0.76 $3.85 $3.90
Prior Year $0.86 $0.81 $3.28 $3.89
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -1.55% 2.16% 18.63% 4.08%
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Bullish
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 ...
Bullish
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...
Bullish
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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Bearish
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. 
Bearish
Jan 18, 2013 | 7:48 AM EST
Shares of BLL downgraded to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $49 price target. Valuation call.
Bearish
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.   
Bearish
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. 
Bearish
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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