DS Smith Overview

  • Founded
  • 1940
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 28,941
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • SMDS
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 32
  • Share Price
  • $3.83
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

DS Smith General Information

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 four segments. The segments are based on geography: U.K., Western Europe, DCH and Northern Europe, and Central Europe and Italy. The Western Europe and Central Europe and Italy segments generate more revenue than any other segment.

Contact Information

Website
www.dssmith.com
Formerly Known As
David S. Smith (Holdings)
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Paper Containers and Packaging
Other Industries
Environmental Services (B2B)
Plastic Containers and Packaging
Stock Exchange
LON
Primary Office
  • 7th Floor 350 Euston Road
  • Regent's Place
  • London NW1 3AX
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000
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DS Smith Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$3.83 $3.76 $3.56 - $6.45 $5.27B 1.38B 5.09M $0.26

DS Smith Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Oct-2021 FY 2021 30-Apr-2021 FY 2020 30-Apr-2020 FY 2019 30-Apr-2019
EV 9,797,831 10,802,933 8,551,425 7,215,943
Revenue 8,859,733 7,868,956 7,645,980 8,048,885
EBITDA 1,118,285 990,203 1,123,553 954,754
Net Income 350,323 255,451 666,793 357,380
Total Assets 12,226,117 12,135,584 10,755,437 11,005,651
Total Debt 3,304,393 3,661,599 3,420,541 3,184,928
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DS Smith Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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DS Smith Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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London, United Kingdom
28,941 As of 2021
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DS Smith Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Smurfit Kappa Group Formerly PE-Backed Dublin, Ireland 00000 00.000 000000000 00.000
00000 0000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Helsinki, Finland 00000 00000000000
000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired San Salvador, El Salvador 0000 000000&0
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DS Smith Patents

DS Smith Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-2595293-A Blank and box obtainable therefrom Pending 21-May-2020 000000000 0
GB-202007593-D0 Blank and box obtainable therefrom Pending 21-May-2020 000000000
JP-2020516557-A Semi-finished product, a method of manufacturing a series of strips, a method and a machine for packaging a product in a box made of two strips Pending 13-Apr-2017 000000000
CA-3058965-A1 Blank, method of manufacturing a set of belts, method and machine for packaging products in a box made of two belts Pending 13-Apr-2017 000000000
US-20200385151-A1 Blank, method of manufacturing a set of belts, method and machine for packaging products in a box made of two belts Pending 13-Apr-2017 B65D5/324
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DS Smith Executive Team (29)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Miles Roberts Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Adrian Marsh Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member
Giovanni Malloggi Managing Director
Claire Dickson Group Chief Information Officer
Metka Zalar Director
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DS Smith Board Members (17)

Name Representing Role Since
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00000000 0000000 DS Smith Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
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DS Smith Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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DS Smith Investments & Acquisitions (32)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000 0000000 0 19-Mar-2019 0000000000 Other Commercial Products
0000000 00000 22-Jan-2019 0000000000 00.00 Paper Containers and Packaging 00000 000
0000000000 00 31-May-2018 0000000000 Paper Containers and Packaging 00000 000
0000000 (0000 06-Mar-2018 0000000000 00000 Other Containers and Packaging 00000 000
The Display Connection 01-Jan-2018 Corporate Other Commercial Products
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DS Smith Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Less Packaging Company Other Commercial Services Herts, United Kingdom 2007
0000000000 0000000 Paper Containers and Packaging Roanoke, VA 0000
0000000000 0000000 Paper Containers and Packaging Arlington, VA 0000
00000000 00000 Conglomerates İstanbul, Turkey 0000
00 00000 00000 Distributors/Wholesale Porcari, Italy 0000
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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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