Zacks Rating on International Paper Company (IP)

International Paper Company (IP) : 4 brokerage houses believe that International Paper Company (IP) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 6 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on International Paper Company (IP). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3. 1 analysts perceive the stock to be overvalued at the existing levels, hence their call is to Sell the stock. 1 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 12 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Hold with a rating of 2.58.

International Paper Company (IP) : The most positive equity analysts on International Paper Company (IP) expects the shares to touch $57, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $25 in the short term. The company is covered by 10 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $46.1 with an expected fluctuation of $8.44 from the mean.


Shares of International Paper Company rose by 0.64% in the last five trading days and 5.07% for the last 4 weeks. International Paper Company is up 15.68% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 28.72%. International Paper Company (NYSE:IP): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $46.98, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $47.23 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $46.7 and closed the trading day at $46.96, in the green by 0.86%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,837,902. The stock had closed at $46.56 in the previous days trading.

International Paper Company is a paper and packaging company with primary markets and manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. The Company operates in three segments: Industrial Packaging, Printing Papers and Consumer Packaging. Industrial Packaging segments products include linerboard, medium, whitetop, recycled linerboard, recycled medium and saturating kraft. Printing Papers segment products include uncoated papers, which engage in the business of producing papers for use in copiers, desktop and laser printers and pulp, which manufactures printing, writing and specialty papers, tissue products and filtration products. Consumer Packagings coated paperboard business produces coated paperboard for packaging and commercial printing end uses. Its foodservice business produces cups, lids, food containers and plates. Its brands include Hammermill, Springhill, Accent, Ballet, Rey, Pol, Everest, Fortress and Carolina.

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