Packaging Corporation of America Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1959

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 14,900

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • PKG

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 17

  • Share Price
  • $190.98
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Packaging Corporation of America General Information

Description

Packaging Corp of America is the third-largest containerboard and corrugated packaging manufacturer in the United States. It produces over 4.5 million tons of containerboard annually. The company's share of the domestic containerboard market is roughly 10%. The firm differentiates itself from larger competitors by focusing on smaller customers and operating with a high degree of flexibility.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Paper Containers and Packaging
Stock Exchange
NYS
Corporate Office
  • 1 North Field Court
  • Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

Packaging Corporation of America Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Packaging Corporation of America Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$190.98 $185.76 $133.60 - $191.39 $17.1B 89.8M 571K $8.04

Packaging Corporation of America Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 19,065,357 16,700,094 13,889,785 14,564,493
Revenue 7,805,500 7,802,400 8,478,000 7,730,300
EBITDA 1,512,500 1,585,100 1,892,000 1,678,600
Net Income 722,000 765,200 1,029,800 841,100
Total Assets 8,857,000 8,681,100 8,003,800 7,836,800
Total Debt 3,162,700 3,173,200 2,793,100 2,732,300
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Packaging Corporation of America Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Packaging Corporation of America Comparisons

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Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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Packaging Corporation of America Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
WestRock Corporate Backed or Acquired Atlanta, GA 00000 000000&0
Sonoco Corporation Hartsville, SC 00000 00000 0000
Graphic Packaging Formerly PE-Backed Atlanta, GA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Mondi Corporation Weybridge, United Kingdom 00000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Printpack Private Debt Financed Atlanta, GA 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
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Packaging Corporation of America Patents

Packaging Corporation of America Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11919686-B1 Container for liquid storage bag Active 02-Apr-2021 0000000000 00
US-20210347523-A1 Single-piece package to contain and protect product Active 11-May-2020 0000000000 0
US-11673708-B2 Single-piece package to contain and protect product Active 11-May-2020 0000000000 00
US-11530084-B1 Product insert and shipper Active 13-Jan-2020 000000000 00
US-11325741-B1 Tray with cellular back and side walls Active 09-Jan-2020 B65D5/443 0
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Packaging Corporation of America Executive Team (26)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mark Kowlzan Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Robert Mundy Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting
Robert Schneider Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Dominic Venturi Director of Corporate Security
Barbara Sessions Executive, Investor Relations
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Packaging Corporation of America Board Members (13)

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Packaging Corporation of America Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Packaging Corporation of America Investments & Acquisitions (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
151 Logistics (364,700-square-foot facility in Glendale, California) 24-May-2024 000000000 0000 Buildings and Property
Advance Packaging 11-Dec-2021 0000000000 00000 Other Commercial Services
Englander dZignPak 09-Oct-2018 0000000000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B)
Sacramento Container 02-Oct-2017 0000000000 00000 Paper Containers and Packaging 0000 0000
Columbus Container 30-Nov-2016 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Paper Containers and Packaging 0000 0000
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Packaging Corporation of America Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
PCA Central California Corrugated Paper Containers and Packaging Lake Forest, IL 2017
PCA Corrugated and Display Paper Containers and Packaging Lake Forest, IL 0000
Boise Packaging Holdings Holding Companies Lake Forest, IL 0000
Hexacomb Canada Corp Paper/Soft Products Tillsonburg, Canada 0000
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Packaging Corporation of America ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

18.34 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

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0-10

Low

10-20

Med

20-30

High

30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

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Management

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Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.

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Covered Companies

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Packaging Corporation of America Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
EKCO Products 01-Jan-1984 000000000000000000 Completed
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Packaging Corporation of America FAQs

  • When was Packaging Corporation of America founded?

    Packaging Corporation of America was founded in 1959.

  • Who is the CEO of Packaging Corporation of America?

    Mark Kowlzan is the CEO of Packaging Corporation of America.

  • Where is Packaging Corporation of America headquartered?

    Packaging Corporation of America is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL.

  • What is the size of Packaging Corporation of America?

    Packaging Corporation of America has 14,900 total employees.

  • What industry is Packaging Corporation of America in?

    Packaging Corporation of America’s primary industry is Paper Containers and Packaging.

  • Is Packaging Corporation of America a private or public company?

    Packaging Corporation of America is a Public company.

  • What is Packaging Corporation of America’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Packaging Corporation of America is PKG.

  • What is the current stock price of Packaging Corporation of America?

    As of 16-Jul-2024 the stock price of Packaging Corporation of America is $190.98.

  • What is the current market cap of Packaging Corporation of America?

    The current market capitalization of Packaging Corporation of America is $17.1B.

  • What is Packaging Corporation of America’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Packaging Corporation of America is $7.81B.

  • Who are Packaging Corporation of America’s competitors?

    WestRock, Sonoco, Graphic Packaging, Mondi, and Printpack are some of the 8 competitors of Packaging Corporation of America.

  • What is Packaging Corporation of America’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Packaging Corporation of America’s EPS for 12 months was $8.04.

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