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By Nicolas Marrow –
May 1, 2018
International Paper Company (NYSE:IP)
International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) represented a move of -1.94 percent or $1.04 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $51.56. 2.66 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.92 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 21.72 Billion.
International Paper is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products. International Paper is the world’s premier manufacturer of containerboard and corrugated packaging. In addition to coated paperboard, consumer packaging includes foodservice business, which produces paper cups, food containers and lids. International Paper is a premier producer of fluff pulp for absorbent hygiene products like baby diapers, feminine care, adult incontinence, and other non-woven products, as well as pulp used for tissue and paper products. International Paper innovative, specialty pulps are used for non-absorbent end uses including textiles, filtration, construction material, paints and coatings, reinforced plastics and more. International Paper’s global paper businesses manufacture a wide variety of uncoated papers for commercial printing, imaging and converting market segments.
The stock traded between $50.04 and $66.94 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1. International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) is currently showing an INCREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.
In the last trading session, Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) added its value by -1.22% closing at the price of $40.55. The stock currently has market capitalization of 5.44 Billion, with average volume of 1.58 Million shares.
Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) is showing beta of 0.89. This particular value of beta suggests that Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) has historically moved 89% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.
EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) is at $2.51.
The stock currently has RSI of 33.99. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.
Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Residential Furnishings, Commercial Products, Industrial Materials, and Specialized Products. The Residential Furnishings segment offers innersprings, wire forms, and machines to shape wire into various types of springs; steel mechanisms and hardware, etc. The Commercial Products segment provides molded plywood components; bases, columns, back rests, casters, frames, and control devices for office chairs; private-label finished furniture; beds and bed frames; and adjustable beds. It serves office furniture manufacturers; and mattress and furniture retailers. The Industrial Materials segment offers drawn wires, fabricated wire products, and steel rods. The Specialized Products segment provides mechanical and pneumatic lumbar support and massage systems, seat suspension systems, motors and actuators, and control cables; etc.

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