Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for Schweitzer-Mauduit Intl Inc. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.
We show how SWM stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Process Industries sector and Pulp & Paper industry.
Please do not consider this data as investment advice. Data is downloaded from sources we deem reliable, but errors may occur.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. engages in the provision of engineered solutions, and advanced materials for a variety of industries. It operates through the Engineered Papers and Advanced Materials and Structures segments. The Engineered Papers segment manufactures lightweight specialty papers used in manufacturing banded papers used in the production of lower ignition propensity, cigarettes, and premium specialized papers such as low volume specialized commercial and industrial commodity paper grades. The Advanced Materials and Structure segment refers to the production of resin-based plastic netting and melt blown products, machine plastic core tubes, urethane films, and resin-based rolled products. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, GA.
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. (↑↓)