As of July 22, DS Smith shares soars 0.96%. The price is standing at 422 GBP. This is a 4-point gain since the prior close at 418 GBP. DS Smith shares dropped significantly at the end of 2018 from 486.3 GBP to 299 GBP. The company’s shares have been fluctuating ever since and are highly volatile with a beta score of 1.1. The share price of DS Smith is up 31% from a year ago, outperforming the market’s return of roughly 18% during the same period. Yet, its EPS dropped by 34% while revenue declined by 8.6%. But insiders are happy with 32% total shareholder return over the last year.
This shows that the company is open to sharing its profits and that it is doing better. When it comes to longer-term returns, the value is negative as the price had decreased by 19% in the last three years. Given the stock’s high price momentum, it could be worth having a closer look at the stock, lest you miss out on a bargain.
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