Ball Corporation operates in the Metal cans sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Ball with three other
metal product manufacturers in North America:
Crown Holdings, Inc.
sales of $8.76 billion
of which 32%
was American Beverage),
Silgan Holdings Inc.
of which 63%
was Metal Food Containers), and
of which 72%
was Rigid Industrial Packaging & Service).
Ball reported sales of $8.00 billion
December of 2015.
decrease of 6.7%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $8.57 billion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Ball had sales
of $7.64 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 13.8% decline
in Metal Food and Household Products Packagin, from $1.50 billion to $1.30 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Metal Beverage Packing, Ameircas and Asia (down 0.0% to $4.25 billion)
Metal Beverage Packing, Europe (down 12.8% to $1.65 billion)
Aerospace and Technologies (down 13.3% to $810.10 million)