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How to buy Reynolds Consumer Products stock

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Reynolds Consumer Products Inc is a packaging & containers business based in the US. Reynolds Consumer Products shares (REYN) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Reynolds Consumer Products employs 5,450 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$3.3 billion.

How to buy shares in Reynolds Consumer Products

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  3. Search for Reynolds Consumer Products. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: REYN. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Reynolds Consumer Products reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Reynolds Consumer Products, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Reynolds Consumer Products. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Reynolds Consumer Products share price

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Reynolds Consumer Products shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-09.
52-week rangeUSD$27.147 - USD$35.2095
50-day moving average USD$29.3821
200-day moving average USD$29.9921
Wall St. target priceUSD$36.63
PE ratio 21.2917
Dividend yield USD$0.92 (3.03%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$1.409

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Is it a good time to buy Reynolds Consumer Products stock?

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Is Reynolds Consumer Products under- or over-valued?

Valuing Reynolds Consumer Products stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Reynolds Consumer Products's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Reynolds Consumer Products's P/E ratio

Reynolds Consumer Products's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 21x. In other words, Reynolds Consumer Products shares trade at around 21x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Reynolds Consumer Products's EBITDA

Reynolds Consumer Products's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$685 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Reynolds Consumer Products's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Reynolds Consumer Products financials

Revenue TTM USD$3.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 17.96%
Gross profit TTM USD$973 million
Return on assets TTM 8.25%
Return on equity TTM 91.09%
Profit margin 11.13%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$6.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Reynolds Consumer Products shares

There are currently 3.5 million Reynolds Consumer Products shares held short by investors – that's known as Reynolds Consumer Products's "short interest". This figure is 21.3% up from 2.8 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Reynolds Consumer Products shares can be evaluated.

Reynolds Consumer Products's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Reynolds Consumer Products's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Reynolds Consumer Products shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Reynolds Consumer Products shares traded daily (recently around 503347.95918367). Reynolds Consumer Products's SIR currently stands at 6.86. In other words for every 100,000 Reynolds Consumer Products shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6860 shares are currently held short.

However Reynolds Consumer Products's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Reynolds Consumer Products shares, or, against the total number of tradable Reynolds Consumer Products shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Reynolds Consumer Products's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Reynolds Consumer Products shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0638% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Reynolds Consumer Products shares, roughly 64 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Reynolds Consumer Products.

Find out more about how you can short Reynolds Consumer Products stock.

Reynolds Consumer Products share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 33.84% of net profits

Recently Reynolds Consumer Products has paid out, on average, around 33.84% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.03% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Reynolds Consumer Products shareholders could enjoy a 3.03% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Reynolds Consumer Products's case, that would currently equate to about $0.92 per share.

While Reynolds Consumer Products's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Reynolds Consumer Products may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Reynolds Consumer Products's most recent dividend payout was on 8 March 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 21 February 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Reynolds Consumer Products overview

Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. produces and sells products in cooking, waste and storage, and tableware product categories in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Reynolds Cooking & Baking, Hefty Waste & Storage, Hefty Tableware, and Presto Products. The Reynolds Cooking & Baking segment produces foil, disposable aluminum pans, parchment paper, freezer paper, wax paper, plastic wrap, baking cups, oven bags, and slow cooker liners under the Reynolds Wrap, Reynolds KITCHENS, and E-Z Foil brands in the United States, as well as under the ALCAN brand in Canada and under the Diamond brand internationally. The Hefty Waste & Storage segment sells trash and food storage bags under the Hefty Ultra Strong, Hefty Strong Trash Bags, Hefty Renew, and Hefty Slider Bags brands. It offers a suite of indoor and outdoor trash bags and contractor bags, including blue and clear recycling bags, compostable bags, bags made from recycled materials, and the Hefty EnergyBag Program. The Hefty Tableware segment provides disposable and compostable plates, bowls, platters, cups, and cutlery under the Hefty brand. The Presto Products segment primarily sells store brand products in food storage bags, trash bags, reusable storage containers, and plastic wrap categories. Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. offers both branded and store brand products to grocery stores, mass merchants, warehouse clubs, discount chains, dollar stores, drug stores, home improvement stores, military outlets, and eCommerce retailers. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois. Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. is a subsidiary of Packaging Finance Limited.

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