Analyzing SIG Group (OTC:SIGCY) and Ball (NYSE:BALL)

SIG Group (OTC:SIGCYGet Free Report) and Ball (NYSE:BALLGet Free Report) are both consumer cyclical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

86.5% of Ball shares are held by institutional investors. 0.8% of Ball shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares SIG Group and Ball’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
SIG Group N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Ball $14.03 billion 1.47 $707.00 million $2.24 29.24

Ball has higher revenue and earnings than SIG Group.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for SIG Group and Ball, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SIG Group 0 0 0 0 N/A
Ball 1 9 3 0 2.15

Ball has a consensus price target of $65.58, suggesting a potential upside of 0.13%. Given Ball’s higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Ball is more favorable than SIG Group.


This table compares SIG Group and Ball’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SIG Group N/A N/A N/A
Ball 5.04% 23.81% 4.63%


Ball beats SIG Group on 8 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About SIG Group

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SIG Group AG provides aseptic carton packaging systems and solutions for beverage and liquid food products. The company provides aseptic carton filling lines, aseptic carton sleeves and closures, bag-in-box, and spouted pouch, as well as spare parts, maintenance, digital, add-on, training, and other services. It primarily operates in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and the Americas. The company was formerly known as SIG Combibloc Group AG and changed its name to SIG Group AG in April 2022. The company was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Switzerland.

About Ball

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Ball Corporation supplies aluminum packaging products for the beverage, personal care, and household products industries in the United States, Brazil, and internationally. The company manufactures and sells aluminum beverage containers to fillers of carbonated soft drinks, beer, energy drinks, and other beverages. It also manufactures and sells extruded aluminum aerosol containers, recloseable aluminum bottles, aluminum cups, and aluminum slugs. Ball Corporation was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Westminster, Colorado.

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