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DS Smith

DS Smith
1940 FOUNDED
PUBLIC STATUS
30K-35K EMPLOYEES
SMDS STOCK SYMBOL
30 INVESTMENTS
$4.84 SHARE PRICE (As of Tuesday Closing)
Description

Smith (DS) PLC manufactures and sells packaging and packaging-related products. The company produces corrugated board made primarily from recycled paper materials. The firm organizes itself into five segments. Four of the segments are based on geography: U.K., Western Europe, DCH and Northern Europe, and Central Europe and Italy. Western Europe and Central Europe and Italy segments generate more revenue than any other segment. The plastics segment, which is the fifth segment, sells plastic packaging products that include plastic taps and fitments.

Website
Formerly Known As
David S. Smith (Holdings)
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Other Industries
Logistics
Stock Exchange
LON
Primary Office
  • 350 Euston Road
  • Regent's Place, 7th Floor
  • London NW1 3AX
  • England, United Kingdom
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DS Smith Stock Performance

52 wk Range Market Cap Prev. Close EPS Average Volume Shares
$3.61 - $5.04 $6.64B $4.84 $0.29 5.28M 1.37B

DS Smith Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM
31-Oct-2019
FY 2019
30-Apr-2019
FY 2018
30-Apr-2018
FY 2017
30-Apr-2017
Enterprise Value 9,399,020 7,215,943 9,641,493 6,766,893
Revenue 7,999,898 8,048,885 7,374,836 6,170,864
EBITDA 1,095,754 952,145 773,837 596,306
Net Income 400,886 357,380 346,155 269,757
Total Assets 11,186,078 11,015,996 8,714,390 5,809,638
Total Debt 3,786,315 3,561,222 2,756,551 1,653,801
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DS Smith Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
0000000 00000 0000 Formerly PE-Backed Dublin, Ireland 00000 00.000 000000&0
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DS Smith Acquisitions (30)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 00000 15-Nov-2018 000000000000000000 00.00 Paper Containers and Packaging 00000 0000000
0000000000 0000000 01-Jun-2018 000000000000000000 Paper Containers and Packaging 00000 0000000
0000000 (000000000 06-Mar-2018 000000000000000000 00000 Other Containers and Packaging 00000 0000000
0000000000 0000000 29-Jun-2017 000000000000000000 00000 Paper Containers and Packaging 00000 0000000
Diffusion Prestation Fiabilité 31-May-2017 Merger/Acquisition Other Containers and Packaging 00000 0000000
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DS Smith Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 000000000 01-Jan-2004 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00 00000
00000 000000000 01-Jan-1999 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00 00000
Spicers (Pan European Business) 01-Jan-1993 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
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DS Smith Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Creo Retail Marketing Publishing London, United Kingdom 2007
0000 000000000 000 Other Commercial Services Herts, United Kingdom 0000
0000000000 0000000 Paper Containers and Packaging Roanoke, VA 0000
0000000000 0000000 Paper Containers and Packaging Arlington, VA 0000
00000000 00000 Conglomerates İstanbul, Turkey 0000
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DS Smith Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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DS Smith Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Miles Roberts Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Adrian Marsh Chief Financial Officer & Board Member
Giovanni Malloggi Managing Director
Peter Gingell Consultant
Metka Zalar Director

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DS Smith Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
000000 00000 DS Smith Chief Financial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
000000 00000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
00000000 00000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000 0000000 DS Smith Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000

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