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Relatively Low PEG Ratio Detected in Shares of Graphic Packaging Holding in the Paper Packaging Industry (GPK, PKG, SEE, AVY, BMS)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Graphic Packaging Holding ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.72. Following is Packaging of America with a a PEG ratio of 1.60. Sealed Air ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 2.21.

Avery Dennison follows with a a PEG ratio of 2.39, and Bemis rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 2.42.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Bemis on June 8th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $51.08. Since that recommendation, shares of Bemis have risen 3.7%. We continue to monitor Bemis for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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