The shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) traded with a loss of -1.66 points or -2.25% in the most recent session. The shares last traded at $72.02. As per the trading info, the shares saw $30.84 million in upticks and lost $14.85 million in downticks, resulting in a net money flow of $15.98 million. The up/down ratio for the day was measured at 2.08. For the week, the shares had posted -2.99%.From the block trade data available, the total upticks were valued at $16.24 million and the total downticks were valued at $0 million, thereby putting the up/down ratio at 0. The net money flow for the block transaction was $16.24 million.
Currently the company Insiders own 3.5% of Ball Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 3.73% . Institutional Investors own 85.96% of Ball Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 3.96%. On the companys insider trading activities,The officer (SVP & COO Global MF & HHP Pkg) of Ball Corp, Peterson James N sold 2,000 shares at $72.55 on May 12, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $145,100. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) stock ended Monday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 1.66 points or 2.25% at $72.02 with 1,396,256 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $73.09, the shares hit an intraday low of $71.88 and an intraday high of $73.2 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $10,208 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 141,732,650 shares. The 52-week high of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) is $76.69 and the 52-week low is $57.95.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. JP Morgan upgrades its rating on Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL). The global brokerage major maintains a current price target of $79 per share. Analysts at the JP Morgan have a current rating of Overweight on the shares. The shares were previously rated Neutral. The rating by the firm was issued on March 31, 2016.
Ball Corporation (Ball) is a supplier of metal packaging to the beverage, food, personal care and household products industries. The Company operates in four segments. The metal beverage packaging, Americas and Asia segment consists of operations in the United States, Canada, Brazil and the PRC, which manufacture aluminum containers used in beverage packaging. . The metal beverage packaging, Europe segment consists of operations in Europe, which manufacture and sell metal beverage containers. The metal food and household products packaging segment consists of operations in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico and Argentina that manufacture and sell metal food, aerosol, paint, general line and extruded aluminum containers, decorative specialty containers and aluminum slugs. The aerospace and technologies segment consists of the manufacture and sale of aerospace and other related products and services provided for the defense, civil space and commercial space industries.