Ball Corp. (New York Stock Exchange:BLL)

About the company

Ball Corp. provides metal packaging for beverages, foods and household products. It operates through the following business segments: Beverage Packaging, North and Central America; Beverage Packaging, South America; Beverage Packaging, Europe; and Aerospace. The Beverage Packaging, North and Central America segment sold under multi-year supply contracts to fillers of carbonated soft drinks, beer, energy drinks and other beverages. The Beverage Packaging, South America segment sales volumes of beverage containers in South America, and manufacture substantially all of the metal beverage containers in Brazil. The Beverage Packaging, Europe segment sales volumes of metal beverage containers in Europe, and other packaging materials used by the European beer and carbonated soft drink industries. The Aerospace segment provides diversified technical services and products to government agencies, prime contractors and commercial organizations for a broad range of information warfare, electronic warfare, avionics, intelligence, training and space system needs. The company was founded by Edmund Burke Ball, Frank Clayton Ball, George A. Ball, Lucius Lorenzo Ball and William Charles Ball in 1880 and is headquartered in Broomfield, CO.


Process Industries


Containers and Packaging




John Arthur Hayes


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Ball Corp. BLL 25025.52 11474.00 9.17 53.27 4.11
Amcor Plc AMCR 16306.80 11928.00 3.55 32.42 4.30
International Paper Co. IP 14042.16 22085.00 2.03 21.36 2.99
Avery Dennison Corp. AVY 10114.15 7053.00 8.45 17.22 8.29
Packaging Corporation of America PKG 9666.96 6939.00 3.10 14.99 9.31
Crown Holdings, Inc. CCK 9058.50 11667.00 5.43 18.33 4.24
WestRock Co. WRK 7808.85 18212.00 0.68 9.19 4.67
AptarGroup, Inc. ATR 7781.40 2837.00 4.77 33.31 8.26
Owens Corning OC 6444.90 7094.00 1.81 -11.38 -7.84
Berry Global Group, Inc. BERY 6156.00 10747.00 3.66 14.81 3.86
Sealed Air Corp. SEE 5603.25 4852.00 -30.90 16.89 6.83
Sonoco Products Co. SON 5411.58 5326.00 3.08 18.16 5.61
Graphic Packaging Holding Co. GPK 4088.00 6253.00 2.60 29.79 2.18
Silgan Holdings, Inc. SLGN 3741.81 4493.00 3.66 18.32 4.56
Greif, Inc. GEF 2105.12 4755.00 1.96 12.35 3.60
O-I Glass, Inc. OI 1435.20 6614.00 -83.64 -3.32 -6.49
Ranpak Holdings Corp. PACK 569.42 None 1.10 47.18 None
Myers Industries, Inc. MYE 527.40 499.00 2.97 15.26 6.87
UFP Technologies, Inc. UFPT 384.24 199.00 2.16 18.12 9.99

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Ball Corporation’s Got a Bullish Bias For Now

2d ago, source: Nasdaq

To prepare for the increase in volatility, we’re recommending another covered call trade on Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL). If ...

Ball, Crown slide on report of planned Pennsylvania can plant

11h ago, source: Seeking Alpha

Ball Corp. (BLL -5.7%) and Crown Holdings (CCK -2.5%) plunged sharply in the final hour of trading following a report that CanPack plans to invest $366M to build an aluminum can manufacturing facility ...

Were Hedge Funds Right About Selling Ball Corporation (BLL)?

7d ago, source: YAHOO!

At the end of February we announced the arrival of the first US recession since 2009 and we predicted that the market will ...

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7d ago, source: YAHOO!

Every investor in Ball Corporation should be aware of the most powerful shareholder groups. Large companies usually have ...

Good Works: Ball Corp. gives $50K to Colorado community college, Ted Turner Reserves treats local front-line workers

9d ago, source: The Business Journals

A PR firm advocates for charities during Covid while cannabis companies continue their giving with a focus on Pride and ...

The Hyperion-insideHPC Interviews: Rich Brueckner and Doug Ball Talk CFD, Autonomous Mobility and Driving Down HPC Package Sizing

12d ago, source: insideHPC

Doug Ball is a leading expert in computational fluid dynamics and aerodynamic engineering, disciplines he became involved ...

425 N. Howard St. building saved from the wrecking ball

19h ago, source: The Business Journals

Despite missing a roof for decades, collapsed interior space and crumbling rear walls, the city's preservation panel voted it ...

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