DS Smith plc  

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Range 349.10 - 356.70
52 week 231.82 - 380.90
Open 355.50
Vol / Avg. 1.40M/2.93M
Mkt cap 3.31B*
P/E 19.70
Div/yield 3.70/2.98*
EPS 0.18*
Shares 941.91M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
Jun 25, 2015
Full Year 2014/15 DS Smith PLC Earnings Release - 8:00AM GMT+1 - Add to calendar
Feb 23, 2015
DS Smith PLC Proposed Acquisition of Duropack & Trading Update Call
Feb 23, 2015
DS Smith PLC Trading Update Release

Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Oct '14) 2014
Net profit margin 4.82% 3.57%
Operating margin 7.31% 5.40%
EBITD margin - 10.66%
Return on average assets 5.48% 4.03%
Return on average equity 16.89% 12.89%
Employees 21,464 -
CDP Score - 85 C


7th Floor 350 Euston Road, Regents Place
United Kingdom - Map
+44-20-77561800 (Phone)

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Options - MarketWatch
Director Dealings - Yahoo Finance


DS Smith Plc is a holding company engaged in the supply of recycled packaging for consumer goods. The Company provides corrugated packaging solutions throughout Europe as well as plastic packaging solutions worldwide. In order to support corrugated packaging operations. The Company has a recycling business that collects used paper and corrugated cardboard, from which the Company�s paper manufacturing facilities make the recycled paper used in corrugated packaging. DS Smith also design and manufacture certain types of plastic packaging. The Plastics business comprises two elements, flexible packaging and dispensing (FP&D) and returnable transit packaging (RTP). The FP&D business in the US has had a very good year, delivering good profit growth as the business has seen continued success of its Trutap product and of tea-urn liners. In the European FP&D business, it has been a year of investment, with a substantial reorganization in its European operations.

Officers and directors

Miles W. Roberts Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
Age: 50
Adrian Marsh Group Finance Director, Director
Matthew Jowett Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
Age: 46
Gareth Davis Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Age: 64
Ian Griffiths Non-Executive Director
Age: 47
Christopher P. Britton Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 57
Jonathan C. Nicholls Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 56
Kathleen Anne O'Donovan Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 57