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  • Previous Rank436
  • Revenues ($M)$7,014.6
  • Revenue Percent Change8.8%
  • Profits ($M)$738.0
  • Profits Percent Change10.4%
  • Assets ($M)$6,569.7
  • Employees15,000

One of the country’s largest producers of packaging products, PCA also owns Boise Paper.

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Company Info

Mark W. Kowlzan
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Packaging, Containers
HQ Location
Lake Forest, Ill.
Years on Fortune 500 List10

Packaging Corp. of America Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,014.68.8%
Profits ($M)$738.010.4%
Assets ($M)$6,569.7-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,672.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.5%
Profits as % of Assets11.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity27.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.8
EPS % Change (from 2017)10.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)11.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)19.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-28.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)8.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)23.7%