Today's Stocks Driving Success For The Consumer Non-Durables Industry

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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 18 points (-0.1%) at 15,776 as of Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,409 issues advancing vs. 1,532 declining with 144 unchanged.

The Consumer Non-Durables industry currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

4. KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation ( KS) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Non-Durables industry higher today. As of noon trading, KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation is up $0.78 (2.7%) to $29.39 on heavy volume. Thus far, 673,449 shares of KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 616,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.99-$30.71 after having opened the day at $29.01 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.61.

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation engages in the production, sale, and export of unbleached kraft paper products and corrugated products in the United States and internationally. KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are up 2.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full KapStone Paper And Packaging Corporation Ratings Report now.

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