Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (OTCMKTS:SMFKY – Get Rating) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,900 shares, a growth of 146.9% from the April 30th total of 3,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 58,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days.
Shares of SMFKY traded up $1.26 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $41.55. 12,900 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 37,277. Smurfit Kappa Group has a fifty-two week low of $37.69 and a fifty-two week high of $60.34. The company has a current ratio of 1.44, a quick ratio of 1.07 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82. The business has a 50-day moving average of $41.70 and a 200-day moving average of $48.49.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Monday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 8th were issued a $0.767 dividend. This represents a yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, April 7th.
About Smurfit Kappa Group (Get Rating)
Smurfit Kappa Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells paper-based packaging products. It operates through two segments, Europe and the Americas. The company offers consumer, retail, industrial, e-commerce, heavy-duty corrugated, and hexacomb packaging products; composite cardboard tubes, bags, and sacks; and bag-in-box, a single-use packaging system that comprises films, accessories, bags, taps, and boxes.
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