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We show how GLT stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Process Industries sector and Pulp & Paper industry.
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P.H. Glatfelter Co. is engaged in the manufacture of papers and fiber-based engineered materials. It operates through the following two business segments: Composite Fibers and Advanced Airlaid Materials. The Composite Fibers segment focuses on producing food and beverage paper, wallcovering, metalized products, composite laminates papers and technical specialties paper products. The Advanced Airlaid Materials segment engages in supplying of highly absorbent cellulose based airlaid non-woven materials used to manufacture a consumer and industrial products, including feminine hygiene, adult incontinence, home care such as specialty wipes, table top and towels and food pads and other. The company was founded by Philip H. Glatfelter in 1864 and is headquartered in York, PA.
Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.
Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.
Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)
Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)
Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)
Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)
Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.
Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)
Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)