Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: Sealed Air Corporation (SEE), Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO)

Lloyd Doyle
November 18, 2017

Air Lease Corp has a market cap of $4.3 billion; its shares were traded at around $41.63 with a P/E ratio of 11.93 and P/S ratio of 3.13. Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) average trading volume of 2,189,845 during the past month is 2.94% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times. The lowest sales estimate is $1.17 billion and the highest is $1.21 billion. (NYSE:SEE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 27th. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.41 earnings per share. research analysts anticipate that Sealed Air Corporation will post 1.8 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Many analysts use price trends and patterns to predict future performance, and we can glean some important insights about SEE by examining the chart.

Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. They expect $0.57 earnings per share, down 25.00% or $0.19 from last year's $0.76 per share. Air Lease Corporation had a net margin of 25.67% and a return on equity of 10.87%. Revenue during the quarter was $1.13 billion, representing -34% growth from $1.72 billion in year-ago quarter. They expect $-0.03 EPS, up 50.00% or $0.03 from last year's $-0.06 per share. Creative Planning increased its stake in shares of Sealed Air Corp.by 8.2% in the second quarter.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in SEE. Robert W. Baird reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $55.00 price target on shares of Sealed Air Corporation in a research report on Friday, September 1st.

Among 14 analysts covering Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sealed Air Corp. from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, September 29th. Jefferies maintained the shares of SEE in report on Thursday, July 14 with "Hold" rating.

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 8 Buys and 0 Sell among 15 analysts. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Hold" on Monday, June 12.

In related news, EVP Marc H. Baer sold 7,562 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 23rd.


CEO and President John L Plueger sold 300,000 shares of AL stock on 11/15/2017 at the average price of $41.34. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 38,180 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,638,303.80. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. The hedge fund held 1.20M shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $4.21M, up from 643,484 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Finally, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. increased its stake in shares of Sealed Air Corp.by 81.2% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 3,648 shares of the company's stock worth $168,000 after buying an additional 275 shares during the last quarter.

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. DNB Asset Management AS bought a new stake in shares of Sealed Air Corp. during the second quarter worth about $486,000. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 5,078,212 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $216,347,000 after buying an additional 485,234 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. started coverage on shares of Sealed Air Corp.in a report on Tuesday, September 13th.

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EVP, Marketing Kishore Korde sold 2,000 shares of AL stock on 11/15/2017 at the average price of $40.8. Sealed Air Corporation has a 12-month low of $41.22 and a 12-month high of $50.62. The company has a current ratio of 1.70, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.23.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.16 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 30th. Sealed Air Corp.'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 29.63%. The Company's segments are Food Care (includes Corporate, Medical Applications and New Ventures businesses), Product Care and Corporate.

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