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DS Smith PLC (SMDS.L)

SMDS.L on London Stock Exchange

324.20GBp
24 May 2019
Change (% chg)

2.20 (+0.68%)
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About

DS Smith Plc is a provider of corrugated packaging in Europe and plastic packaging across the world. The Company's segments include UK, Western Europe, DCH and Northern Europe, Central Europe and Italy. The Company designs and manufactures taps and fitments for use in bag-in-box packaging for liquids. Its products are used for... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.06
Market Cap(Mil.): £4,445.45
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,371.21
Dividend: 5.20
Yield (%): --

Financials

  SMDS.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 15.11 13.10 33.54
EPS (TTM): 0.21 -- --
ROI: 5.30 8.33 6.19
ROE: 9.94 13.54 8.42

Britain's competition watchdog investigates Liqui-Box deal for DS Smith unit

Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating whether U.S.-based Liqui-Box's $585 million (£461.3 million) takeover of a DS Smith Plc business could lessen competition in the market.

24 May 2019

UPDATE 2-Britain's competition watchdog investigates Liqui-Box deal for DS Smith unit

* Deal values DS Smith unit at $585 mln (Adds comment from DS Smith)

24 May 2019

Britain's competition watchdog investigates Liqui-Box deal for DS Smith unit

May 24 Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating if U.S.-based Liqui-Box's planned takeover of DS Smith Plc's ‍flexible and rigid plastic business could hurt market competition.

24 May 2019

Packager DS Smith to exit plastics business, focus on fibre products

DS Smith Plc has agreed to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners as the packaging company looks to focus on fibre and corrugated products, it said on Wednesday, sending its shares up as much as 6.3 percent.

06 Mar 2019

Packager DS Smith to exit plastics business, focus on fiber products

DS Smith Plc has agreed to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners as the packaging company looks to focus on fiber and corrugated products, it said on Wednesday, sending its shares up as much as 6.3 percent.

06 Mar 2019

UPDATE 2-Packager DS Smith to exit plastics business, focus on fibre products

* Shares up as much as 6 pct (Adds CEO comments, share price; Details of deal)

06 Mar 2019

Packager DS Smith to sell plastics business to Olympus Partners

March 6 Packaging company DS Smith Plc said on Wednesday it has reached an agreement to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners for $585 million.

06 Mar 2019

DS Smith profit jumps, looking to sell plastics division

Packaging company DS Smith Plc on Thursday reported a 32 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit as it sold more boxes at higher prices, and said it was exploring options for a potential sale of its plastics division.

06 Dec 2018

UPDATE 1-DS Smith profit jumps, looking to sell plastics division

Dec 6 Packaging company DS Smith Plc on Thursday reported a 32 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit as it sold more boxes at higher prices, and said it was exploring options for a potential sale of its plastics division.

06 Dec 2018

DS Smith's H1 profit jumps, looks to sell plastics division

Dec 6 Packaging company DS Smith Plc on Thursday reported a 32 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit as it sold more boxes at higher prices, and said it was exploring a sale of its plastics division.

06 Dec 2018

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