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Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) Director Michael G. Macdougall unloaded 147,166 shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.39, for a total value of $1,823,386.74. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

GPK has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company in a research note on Wednesday, July 30th. They now have a $14.50 price target on the stock, up previously from $14.00. Separately, analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, July 25th. They now have a $12.90 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company from $13.00 to $15.00 in a research note on Friday, July 11th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Four analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $13.58.

Shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) traded up 0.57% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $12.45. The stock had a trading volume of 3,063,650 shares. Graphic Packaging Holding Company has a one year low of $8.05 and a one year high of $12.64. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $11.90 and its 200-day moving average is $10.84. The company has a market cap of $4.071 billion and a P/E ratio of 48.74.

Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 24th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $1.12 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.13 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.13 earnings per share. Graphic Packaging Holding Company’s revenue was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Graphic Packaging Holding Company will post $0.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is a provider of packaging solutions for a variety of products to food, beverage and other consumer products companies.

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