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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $18.03, above its previous 52-week high of $17.90 with 17,615 shares traded as of 10:31 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 228,200 shares over the past 30 days. KapStone Paper And Packaging has a market cap of $819 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 12.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation engages in the production and sale of unbleached kraft, linerboard, saturating kraft, and unbleached folding carton boards primarily in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The company has a P/E ratio of 13, below the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 13.4 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.