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Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is a producer of container board and corrugated packaging products and uncoated free sheets. Its product portfolio includes retail packaging and displays, conventional shipping containers, pallets and components, rigid graphics media boards, record storage boxes, dunnage bags and specialty packaging supplies. The company also also manufactures commodity and specialty papers with various features such as coatings, high brightness, and recycled content. The company also offers design, technical, e-commerce, value improvement process, and display and graphic sales services. PCA serves industrial and consumer industries in the US for transporting manufactured goods; packaging of meat, beverages, processed food, fresh fruit and vegetables. It owns container board mills in Tennessee, Louisiana, Georgia, Wisconsin and Michigan; white paper mills in Alabama, Minnesota and Washington; and a paper machine facility in Washington. PCA is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, the US.

Packaging Corporation of America Key Recent Developments

Apr 26,2018: Packaging Corporation of America’s net sales increase in Q1
Apr 25,2018: Packaging Corporation of America posts Q1 2018 results
Jan 31,2018: PCA posts Q4 and full year 2017 results
Jul 27,2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2
Jul 26,2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q2 2017 results

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company
Packaging Corporation of America - Key Facts
Packaging Corporation of America - Key Employees
Packaging Corporation of America - Key Employee Biographies
Packaging Corporation of America - Major Products and Services
Packaging Corporation of America - History
Packaging Corporation of America - Company Statement
Packaging Corporation of America - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Packaging Corporation of America - Business Description
Business Segment: Packaging
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Paper
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: The Corporate and Other
Overview
Performance
Packaging Corporation of America - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Packaging Corporation of America - Strengths
Packaging Corporation of America - Weaknesses
Packaging Corporation of America - Opportunities
Packaging Corporation of America - Threats
Packaging Corporation of America - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Packaging Corporation of America, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Apr 26, 2018: Packaging Corporation of America’s net sales increase in Q1
Apr 26, 2018: Packaging Corporation of America’s net sales increase in Q1
Jul 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2
Jul 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2
Jul 26, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q2 2017 results
May 18, 2017: PCA recognized for safety achievements
Apr 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America's net sales increases in Q1 2017
Jan 30, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q4 2016 results
Jan 30, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q4 2016 results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Packaging Corporation of America, Key Facts
Packaging Corporation of America, Key Employees
Packaging Corporation of America, Key Employee Biographies
Packaging Corporation of America, Major Products and Services
Packaging Corporation of America, History
Packaging Corporation of America, Other Locations
Packaging Corporation of America, Subsidiaries
Packaging Corporation of America, Key Competitors
Packaging Corporation of America, Ratios based on current share price
Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios
Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Packaging Corporation of America, Interim Ratios
Packaging Corporation of America, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Packaging Corporation of America, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Packaging Corporation of America, Ratio Charts

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