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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 $20.50, above its previous 52-week high of $20.45 with 116,356 shares traded as of 11:54 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 247,400 shares over the past 30 days. KapStone Paper And Packaging has a market cap of $832 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 28.2% 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 14.2, above the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 13.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.