DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L) (LON:SMDS) Stock Crosses Above 200 Day Moving Average of $309.02


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DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L) (LON:SMDS) shares crossed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $309.02 and traded as high as $406.80. DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L) shares last traded at $405.50, with a volume of 3,237,175 shares changing hands.

The company has a quick ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 0.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.23. The firm has a market cap of £5.59 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.00. The business has a 50 day moving average of GBX 370.05 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 309.02.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4 ($0.05) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 8th. DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L)’s payout ratio is currently 12.82%.

In related news, insider Adrian Marsh sold 105,659 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 383 ($5.00), for a total transaction of £404,673.97 ($528,709.13).

DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L) Company Profile (LON:SMDS)

DS Smith Plc designs and manufactures corrugated packaging and plastic packaging for consumer goods. The company offers transit and transport, consumer, retail and shelf ready, online and e-retail, industrial, hazardous, multi-material, inserts and cushioning, and electrostatic discharge packaging products, as well as wrap arounds, trays, and bag-in-boxes; displays and promotional packaging products; corrugated pallets; Sheetfeeding products; packaging machine systems; and Sizzlepak, a stuffing material made of paper, folded in a zigzag shape, and cut into narrow strips, as well as provides packaging consultancy services.

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