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Relatively High Future Earnings Growth Detected in Shares of Ufp Technologies in the Paper Packaging Industry (UFPT, GPK, WRK, SEE, PKG)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Ufp Technologies ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 43.3%. Following is Graphic Packagin with a future earnings growth of 22.9%. Westrock Co ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 16.9%.

Sealed Air Corp follows with a future earnings growth of 15.3%, and Packaging Corp rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 10.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Packaging Corp on January 6th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $107.45. Since that call, shares of Packaging Corp have fallen 15.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): UFPT GPK WRK SEE PKG