Bemis stock: buy or sell?
June 10th, 2019
Bemis Company, Inc. manufactures and sells packaging products. It operates through two segments, U.S. Packaging and Global Packaging.
Should I buy Bemis stock?Trading stocks requires experience and discipline, and your buying and selling decisions must come following a methodology. Having a trading plan helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. There are thousands of trading strategies for you to choose, but at Stocks2.com we prefer those that are simple but successful.
Currently, Bemis stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is Bemis stock a buy?
Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are published by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness.Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for BMS stock for the last 30 days.
Bemis stock analysis
Bemis slightly fell a rough -1.43% and closed at $57.25.
Bemis slightly fell a rough -1.43% and closed at $57.25. When SMA50d and SMA100d crossed up, BMS price gained $9.96 per share (21.06%). On June BMS price bounced up over the SMA of 50 days demonstrating to be a significant support for this stock. On May, BMS hit new all time highs, pushing higher previous ATH of $58.63 recorded on May. New ATHs are usual entry points for many trading setups as there aren't higher resistences.
Bemis closed this week at $57.25 and decreased an unpleasant -1.43%. Late April 2019 BMS boosted a great 5.13% in just one week.
BMS shows a long term strength with several rising tops and rising bottoms. It left a new bottom at $55.85 early June. Previous top ($59.85) will play as a resistance in possible new gains. Not so far away is the last price record Bemis marked late April 2019. Since late December 2018 when BMS stock price broke up the SMA40w line, it gained $12.44 (27.76%). By mid September 2018, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 17.00%.
Bemis stock price history
Bemis stock went public on June 18th, 2012 with a price of $26.541. Since then, BMS stock grew a 115.70%, with an average of 16.50% per year. If you had invested right after BMS's IPO a $1,000 in Bemis stock in 2012, it would worth $1,157.00 today.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
Bemis stock historical price chart
BMS stock reached all-time highs on May with a price of $59.85.
Bemis stock price targetNobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. You should not follow the analysts' BMS stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last 30 days we have not detected any price prediction for Bemis stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareSince last April, when Bemis presented its last earnings report, it raised a tiny 2.40%. Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsIn 2018, Bemis annual sales stepped up a slightly good 1.08% to $4,089.90 million dollars from $4,046.20 marked in 2017. On the other hand, its income margin (compared to revenues) inched to 5.52%, that is $225.70 million. To have an up to date picture of the financial situation of Bemis, we have calculated the trailing twelve month (TTM) sales and income figures. TTM values are the sum of the last 4 quarters and aproximate to an annual fiscal report ending in 2019-Q1 that can be compared to 2018 fiscal year results. Annual Bemis TTM sales up to March 2019 were $4,063.90 and income was $238.50 M USD. If we compare this TTM figures with the last reported annuality, we can esteem Bemis business evolution since December 2018: Annual turnover up to March, compared to lastest yearly report, stayed stable an ugly -0.64%. Regarding profit margin, Bemis remained stable 0.35% to 5.52%
|2013||$5,030 M||-||$212 M4.2%||-|
|2014||$4,344 M||-13.65%||$191 M4.4%||-10.03%|
|2015||$4,071 M||-6.26%||$239 M5.9%||25.22%|
|2016||$4,004 M||-1.65%||$236 M5.9%||-1.30%|
|2017||$4,046 M||1.04%||$94 M2.3%||-60.20%|
|2018||$4,090 M||1.08%||$226 M5.5%||140.11%|
|TTM||$4,064 M||-0.64%||$239 M5.9%||5.67%|
Quarterly financial resultsBemis posted $1,001.40 million in sales for 2019-Q1, a -0.14% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter earnings marked $60.40 M with a profit margin of 6.03%. Profit margin depreciated a -1.34% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 7.37%. When comparing sales to same quarter last year, Bemis sales marked a bad decrease and declined a -2.53%. Looking back to recent quarterly results, Bemis posted 3 positive quarters in a row.
|2017-Q2||$1,010 M||-||$28 M2.8%||-|
|2017-Q3||$1,040 M||2.97%||$56 M5.3%||98.57%|
|2017-Q4||$1,004 M||-3.50%||$-41 M-4.1%||-173.20%|
|2018-Q1||$1,027 M||2.37%||$48 M4.6%||-216.95%|
|2018-Q2||$1,033 M||0.57%||$47 M4.5%||-1.89%|
|2018-Q3||$1,026 M||-0.67%||$58 M5.6%||23.13%|
|2018-Q4||$1,003 M||-2.30%||$74 M7.4%||28.52%|
|2019-Q1||$1,001 M||-0.14%||$60 M6.0%||-18.27%|
Bemis ownershipWhen you are planning to buy a company, it's worth to check its ownership structure.
Bemis shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a of all shares.
For a better understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:
|Market cap||$0.0 M|
|Total shares||0.0 M|
|Float shares||0.0 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||0.0%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||0.0%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Monday, June 10th, 2019|
|Day range||$57.11 - $58.88|
|Average true range||$1.15|
|50d mov avg||$56.91|
|100d mov avg||$54.07|
|200d mov avg||$50.34|
Bemis performanceStocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. In the following table, we compare Bemis to :