KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp. (KS)

34.95
0.05 0.14
AMEX : Process Industries
Prev Close 35.00
Open 34.99
Day Low/High 34.95 / 35.00
52 Wk Low/High 20.51 / 35.10
Volume 24.62M
Avg Volume 1.32M
Exchange AMEX
Shares Outstanding 97.95M
Market Cap 3.42B
EPS 2.50
P/E Ratio 10.01
Div & Yield 0.40 (1.14%)
KapStone Paper & Packaging Reaches Analyst Target Price

KapStone Paper & Packaging Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $26.00, changing hands for $26.24/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Quants, Technicians Agree on KapStone Paper and Packaging

Quants, Technicians Agree on KapStone Paper and Packaging

Not surprising is that the charts look bullish.

Ratings Changes Today

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KS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 05/31/2017 settlement date, and KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.39 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.01. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

KapStone Paper & Packaging Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 21%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 822,668 share increase in total short interest for KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp , to 4,733,176, an increase of 21.04% since 05/15/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

KapStone Paper & Packaging Becomes Oversold (KS)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

J.C. Penney's Stock Has Crashed, Here Are 3 Reasons Why

J.C. Penney's Stock Has Crashed, Here Are 3 Reasons Why

For J.C. Penney shareholders, April wasn't pretty.

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Financials have moved to the bearish side, this week.

Something Big Is Happening on Amazon That Should Terrify Macy's, Target and Sears

Something Big Is Happening on Amazon That Should Terrify Macy's, Target and Sears

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Short Interest Decreases By 17.6% For KS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 03/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 596,516 share decrease in total short interest for KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp , to 2,787,136, a decrease of 17.63% since 02/28/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

WestRock Is a Hot Stock to Buy Now

WestRock Is a Hot Stock to Buy Now

The U.S.-based company stands to benefit from Trump's trade reforms in a big way.

Kate Spade Created an Experiential Live Shopping Event for Its NYFW Presentation

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It was so incredibly awkward.

KS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

KS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $23.83, changing hands for $24.80/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Ready for Takeoff Into 2017: Four Global Resource Plays

Ready for Takeoff Into 2017: Four Global Resource Plays

Investors need to own gold and silver as a hedge against U.S. dollar debasement by the Federal Reserve.

Four Global Natural Resource Plays That Are Attractive From the Long Side of the Charts

Four Global Natural Resource Plays That Are Attractive From the Long Side of the Charts

Barrick Gold (ABX) , U.S. Steel (X), Weyerhauser (WY) and KapStone Paper and Packaging (KS) light up the charts.

Four Global Resource Plays Poised to Take Off in 2017

Four Global Resource Plays Poised to Take Off in 2017

Four Global Resources Stocks for 2017: Barrick Gold, Weyerheuaser, U.S. Steel, KapStone Paper and Packaging.

Analysts' Actions -- CBS, KapStone Paper, ON Semi, SeaWorld and More

Analysts' Actions -- CBS, KapStone Paper, ON Semi, SeaWorld and More

Here are Thursday's top research calls, including a downgrade for CBS, and upgrades for KapStone Paper, ON Semiconductor and SeaWorld Entertainment.

2 High Dividend Stocks For Reliable Income in a Risky Market

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KapStone (KS) Stock Upgraded at BofA/Merrill Lynch

KapStone (KS) Stock Upgraded at BofA/Merrill Lynch

KapStone's (KS) stock rating was lifted to 'neutral' from 'underperform' at BofA/Merrill Lynch on Monday.

Trending Tickers: CZR, APO, MCUR, KS, ELTP

Trending Tickers: CZR, APO, MCUR, KS, ELTP

Caesars shares sink after a judge ruled that it would not be shielded from $11 billion in bondholder lawsuits.

Analysts' Actions -- Allegheny, Keycorp, Kapstone, T-Mobile and More

Analysts' Actions -- Allegheny, Keycorp, Kapstone, T-Mobile and More

Here are Monday's top research calls, including upgrades for Allegheny, Kapstone Paper and T-Mobile, and a downgrade for Keycorp.

Where to Put Your Money Post-Brexit: What Wall Street's Saying

Where to Put Your Money Post-Brexit: What Wall Street's Saying

It's the second day of trading in the U.S. after Great Britain's historic 'Brexit' vote, and analysts have differing opinions about the best places to invest.

Strong On High Relative Volume: KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS)

Strong On High Relative Volume: KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Strong On High Volume Today

KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Strong On High Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

Trade-Ideas: KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Today's "Perilous Reversal" Stock

Trade-Ideas: KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Today's "Perilous Reversal" Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) as a "perilous reversal" (up big yesterday but down big today) candidate

KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Strong On High Volume Today

KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) Is Strong On High Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified KapStone Paper And Packaging (KS) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

Insider Trading Alert - KS, ARC And RICK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - KS, ARC And RICK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include KS, ARC and RICK

Insider Trading Alert - KS, ARC And RICK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - KS, ARC And RICK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include KS, ARC and RICK

Insider Trading Alert - PYDS, OSBC And KS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PYDS, OSBC And KS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PYDS, OSBC and KS

Insider Trading Alert - PYDS, OSBC And KS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PYDS, OSBC And KS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PYDS, OSBC and KS