- BERY has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $43.5 million.
- BERY has traded 1.2 million shares today.
- BERY traded in a range 214.5% of the normal price range with a price range of $1.60.
- BERY traded above its daily resistance level (quality: 3 days, meaning that the stock is crossing a resistance level set by the last 3 calendar days. The resistance price is defined by the Price - $0.01 at the time of the signal).
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- The gross profit margin for BERRY PLASTICS GROUP INC is rather low; currently it is at 20.41%. It has decreased from the same quarter the previous year. Along with this, the net profit margin of 1.06% trails that of the industry average.
- Net operating cash flow has decreased to $100.00 million or 41.86% when compared to the same quarter last year. In addition, when comparing the cash generation rate to the industry average, the firm's growth is significantly lower.
- This stock has increased by 52.63% over the past year, outperforming the rise in the S&P 500 Index during the same period. Setting our sights on the months ahead, however, we feel that the stock's sharp appreciation over the last year has driven it to a price level which is now relatively expensive compared to the rest of its industry. The implication is that its reduced upside potential is not good enough to warrant further investment at this time.
- BERRY PLASTICS GROUP INC reported significant earnings per share improvement in the most recent quarter compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past two years. We feel that this trend should continue. This trend suggests that the performance of the business is improving. During the past fiscal year, BERRY PLASTICS GROUP INC increased its bottom line by earning $0.51 versus $0.47 in the prior year. This year, the market expects an improvement in earnings ($1.70 versus $0.51).
- The net income growth from the same quarter one year ago has significantly exceeded that of the S&P 500 and the Containers & Packaging industry. The net income increased by 116.7% when compared to the same quarter one year prior, rising from $6.00 million to $13.00 million.
- You can view the full Berry Plastics Group Ratings Report.
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