Greif, Inc. (GEF) Analysts See $1.18 EPS

November 11, 2018 - By Margaret Downey

Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.33 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.26, from 1.07 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 17 investors sold Greif, Inc. shares while 50 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 21.99 million shares or 0.22% more from 21.94 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Metropolitan Life Ins Ny reported 15,206 shares. Piedmont Invest Advisors Limited Liability Corp reported 0% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Enterprise Financial Svcs holds 0% or 22 shares in its portfolio. Ny State Common Retirement Fund, New York-based fund reported 29,900 shares. Strs Ohio holds 17,000 shares. Virginia Retirement System Et Al reported 21,900 shares stake. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% or 46,867 shares. Marshall Wace Limited Liability Partnership holds 9,716 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. 17,996 were accumulated by Arizona State Retirement Systems. Prudential Fincl invested in 619,916 shares or 0.05% of the stock. 33,756 were reported by Legal And General Group Inc Public Ltd Company. 45,000 are owned by Swiss State Bank. First Mercantile Tru invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System holds 0% or 17,030 shares in its portfolio. Pnc Fincl Gp owns 4,546 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Analysts expect Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) to report $1.18 EPS on December, 5.They anticipate $0.20 EPS change or 20.41 % from last quarter’s $0.98 EPS. GEF’s profit would be $58.34 million giving it 10.38 P/E if the $1.18 EPS is correct. After having $1.20 EPS previously, Greif, Inc.’s analysts see -1.67 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 3.12% or $1.58 during the last trading session, reaching $48.99. About 94,349 shares traded. Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) has declined 3.68% since November 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500.

Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.42 billion. It operates in four divisions: Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services; Paper Packaging & Services; Flexible Products & Services; and Land Management. It has a 11.58 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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