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Sunday, March 24


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DS Smith Plc (LON:SMDS) Analyst Ratings as of Mar 24, 2019

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A total of 3 analysts rate Smith DS PLC (LON:SMDS) as follows: 2 “Buy”, 1 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. 13/03/2019 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 330.00 New Target: GBX 370.00 Maintain08/03/2019 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 400.00 New Target: GBX 430.00 Maintain06/03/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain11/02/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 New Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain08/02/2019 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 443.00 Maintain29/01/2019 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 600.00 New Target: GBX 400.00 Maintain06/12/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain06/11/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain31/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain11/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain. SMDS is touching GBX 342.3 during the last trading session, after decreased 4.17%.DS Smith Plc has volume of 5.29 million shares. Since March 24, 2018 SMDS has 0.00% and is . The firm offers transit and transport, consumer, retail and shelf ready, online and e-retail, industrial, hazardous, multi-material, inserts and cushioning, and electrostatic discharge packaging products, as well as wrap arounds, trays, and bag-in-boxes; displays and promotional packaging products; corrugated pallets; Sheetfeeding products; packaging machine systems; and Sizzlepak, a stuffing material made of paper, folded in a zigzag shape, and cut into narrow strips, as well as provides packaging consultancy services.14.38 is the P/E ratio.

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Thursday, March 21


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Global Retail-ready Packaging Market 2019-2023 with DS Smith, International Paper, Mondi, Smurfit Kappa, and STI Group Leading the Competition - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Global Retail-ready Packaging Market 2019-2023 with DS Smith, International Paper, Mondi, Smurfit Kappa, and STI Group Leading the Competition - ResearchAndMarkets.com. Corrugated boxes are available in several forms and serve as packaging solutions for various products such as food, beverages, durable and non-durable products. Furthermore, corrugated packaging facilitates easy and quick material handling which helps in the easy replenishment of the products, besides enabling retailers to make optimum utilization of shelf space which adds to the cost reduction for the retailers and manufacturers. Thus, the shutdown of the corrugated cardboard industry will have a drastic impact on the retail-ready packaging market since it among the important raw materials.

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Tuesday, March 19


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DS Smith plc (SMDS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

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DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 523.33 ($6.84). JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut their price objective on DS Smith from GBX 600 ($7.84) to GBX 400 ($5.23) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, January 29th.

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Monday, March 11


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Weekly DS Smith Plc (LON:SMDS) Ratings

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A total of 2 analysts rate Smith DS PLC (LON:SMDS) as follows: 2 “Buy”, 0 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. (LON:SMDS) has 9 ratings reports on Mar 11, 2019 according to StockzIntelligence. 08/03/2019 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 400.00 New Target: GBX 430.00 Maintain06/03/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain11/02/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 New Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain08/02/2019 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 443.00 Maintain29/01/2019 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 600.00 New Target: GBX 400.00 Maintain06/12/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain06/11/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain31/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain11/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain. Ticker’s shares touched GBX 341.2 during the last trading session after 1.22% change.DS Smith Plc has volume of 911,713 shares. Since March 11, 2018 SMDS has 0.00% and is .

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Sunday, March 10


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DS Smith’s (SMDS) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Financial Group – Highlight Press

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Jefferies Financial Group currently has a GBX 330 ($4.31) price objective on the stock. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. dropped their price target on DS Smith from GBX 600 ($7.84) to GBX 400 ($5.23) and set an overweight rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, January 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. DS Smith presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 487 ($6.36).

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Saturday, March 09


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Is there Inherent Value in DS Smith Plc (LSE:SMDS)

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Following volatility data can help measure how much the stock price has fluctuated over the specified time period. Although past volatility action may help project future stock volatility, it may also be vastly different when taking into account other factors that may be driving price action during the measured time period. When deciding how to best approach the stock market, individual investors may need to figure out what their time horizon is going to be. Longer-term investors may be looking at more of a buy and hold strategy, and they may not be very concerned with the day to day shifts of a stock’s price. Accumulating as much knowledge as possible about specific stocks and the markets in general can help the investor prepare for success. Because there is no magic strategy that can be employed to guarantee profits, investors may need to evaluate multiple methods before choosing which one to pursue. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.76139, the 3 month is 1.14183, and the 1 month is currently 1.06265.When looking back historically at the stock market, it is easy to see that there are always extended periods of upturns and downturns.

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Thursday, March 07


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Summary of DS Smith Plc (LON:SMDS) Ratings on Mar 7, 2019

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Total analysts of 2 have positions in Smith DS PLC (LON:SMDS) as follows: 2 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 0 with “Hold”. The positive are 100%. Since October 11, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Smith DS PLC has 8 analyst reports. On Monday, February 11 the firm has “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt given. 06/03/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain11/02/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 New Target: GBX 460.00 Maintain08/02/2019 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 443.00 Maintain29/01/2019 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 600.00 New Target: GBX 400.00 Maintain06/12/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain06/11/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain31/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain11/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 585.00 Maintain.

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Wednesday, March 06


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LIQUI-BOX and DS Smith's Plastics Division Join Together to Create Innovative Leader in Sustainable Packaging

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RICHMOND, Va., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Liqui-Box, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has agreed to acquire DS Smith plc's Plastics Division to create a comprehensive and innovative leader in flexible and rigid packaging. Liqui-Box and DS Smith Plastics, which includes the Rapak and Worldwide Dispenser businesses, will have a global footprint, design capabilities and service platform that will offer customers the most compelling packaging solutions and drive advancements in technology and sustainability. "This business has a significant synergistic fit with Liqui-Box and a product portfolio and manufacturing footprint that are highly complementary. This combination will be transformational for both companies and an exciting growth story for our employees and customers." "We have always had a great deal of respect for the DS Smith team and are excited by the prospect of working together to create a strong management team and skilled workforce with a shared vision and purpose," Swanson concluded.

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DS Smith sells plastics division for nearly £450m

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PrintWeek offers free online access to all of our users, but we can only do this thanks to the fantastic support of our advertisers. If you are seeing this message, it is most likely because your browser is using an ad blocker. Roberts: "This is a financially and strategically attractive deal" The transaction, which has an enterprise value of $585m (£445m), is expected to complete in the second half of this calendar year, subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals. The London-headquartered packaging giant first revealed its intentions to sell the plastics division in December, following an initial review of its plastics business initiated earlier in 2018. In a call to investors this morning (6 March), DS Smith chief executive Miles Roberts said: “This sale is another step in our strategy to focus on sustainable packaging and at the same time it accelerates our financial deleveraging in line with our medium-term targets.

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UPDATE 2-FTSE 100 up as tobacco shares, DS Smith rise; L&G slips on results

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By Shashwat Awasthi and Muvija M. March 6 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 inched up on Wednesday as tobacco stocks gained on U.S. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's departure and DS Smith rose after selling its plastics division, while Legal & General slipped after results. The FTSE 100 gained for the fourth straight session and closed 0.2 percent higher, while the FTSE 250 was 0.4 percent lower as a weaker pound weighed. British American Tobacco advanced 5.2 percent to a near four-month high and Imperial Brands rose 1.3 percent after U.S. FDA Commissioner Gottlieb, who strove to curb use of flavoured e-cigarettes, said he would step down next month. Packaging firm DS Smith added 3.7 percent after agreeing to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners for an enterprise value of $585 million.

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