Greif, Inc. (GEF) EPS Estimated At $1.08

August 13, 2018 - By Adrian Mccoy

Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.13, from 1.2 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 22 investors sold Greif, Inc. shares while 65 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 21.94 million shares or 5.01% less from 23.10 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Riverhead Management Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas has 5,718 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Grp Inc One Trading Lp reported 144 shares stake. Pub Employees Retirement System Of Ohio has 35,107 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag stated it has 67,208 shares. Blackrock Incorporated stated it has 0.01% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). 227,197 are held by United Services Automobile Association. Parametric Port Associate Limited Liability stated it has 0.01% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Moreover, Brookstone Cap has 0.04% invested in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% of its portfolio in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) for 5,591 shares. Convergence Ltd Com has 544 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Menta Cap Limited Liability Company has 0.07% invested in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Fund Management Sa stated it has 0% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Gabelli Funds Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 413,200 shares. State Street holds 0% of its portfolio in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) for 920,450 shares.

Analysts expect Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) to report $1.08 EPS on August, 29.They anticipate $0.23 EPS change or 27.06 % from last quarter’s $0.85 EPS. GEF’s profit would be $53.41 million giving it 12.31 P/E if the $1.08 EPS is correct. After having $0.76 EPS previously, Greif, Inc.’s analysts see 42.11 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $53.18. About 83,122 shares traded. Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) has risen 0.95% since August 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.62% the S&P500.

Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering Greif Inc (NYSE:GEF), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Greif Inc had 7 analyst reports since February 21, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America maintained it with “Buy” rating and $63 target in Tuesday, March 13 report. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, March 1 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, May 22 by Bank of America. The stock of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) earned “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, February 21. The firm has “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Sunday, April 1. Bank of America downgraded Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) on Monday, July 16 to “Underperform” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Bank of America given on Monday, April 2.

Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.63 billion. It operates in four divisions: Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services; Paper Packaging & Services; Flexible Products & Services; and Land Management. It has a 14.24 P/E ratio. The Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services segment offers rigid industrial packaging products, including steel, fiber, and plastic drums; rigid intermediate bulk containers; closure systems for industrial packaging products; transit protection products; water bottles, and remanufactured and reconditioned industrial containers; and services, such as container life cycle management, filling, logistics, warehousing, and other packaging services.

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