Sonoco Products Balance Sheet Health

Financial Health criteria checks 3/6

Sonoco Products has a total shareholder equity of $2.4B and total debt of $3.0B, which brings its debt-to-equity ratio to 123.5%. Its total assets and total liabilities are $7.2B and $4.8B respectively. Sonoco Products's EBIT is $658.5M making its interest coverage ratio 5.4. It has cash and short-term investments of $172.2M.

Key information

123.5%

Debt to equity ratio

US$3.00b

Debt

Interest coverage ratio5.4x
CashUS$172.21m
EquityUS$2.43b
Total liabilitiesUS$4.77b
Total assetsUS$7.20b

Recent financial health updates

Recent updates

Sonoco Products: Disappointing Prices Weigh On Free Cash Flow (Rating Downgrade)

Jun 01

Sonoco Products Company's (NYSE:SON) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

May 27
Sonoco Products Company's (NYSE:SON) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

Sonoco Products: Mixed Outlook Due To Destocking And Inflation

Mar 06

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Jan 23
Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Is Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) Trading At A 40% Discount?

Jan 03
Is Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) Trading At A 40% Discount?

Sonoco Products Should Benefit From Lower Inventories In 2024

Dec 20

Sonoco Seems Cheap Considering The Risk Level

Oct 10

We Think Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Sep 22
We Think Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Does Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Aug 20
Does Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Sonoco Products: Packaging Powerhouse With Promising Prospects

Aug 02

Are Investors Undervaluing Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) By 28%?

Jul 08
Are Investors Undervaluing Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) By 28%?

Is Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Using Too Much Debt?

May 08
Is Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Using Too Much Debt?

Is There An Opportunity With Sonoco Products Company's (NYSE:SON) 24% Undervaluation?

Mar 30
Is There An Opportunity With Sonoco Products Company's (NYSE:SON) 24% Undervaluation?

Still Avoiding Sonoco Products

Feb 24

Sonoco Products declares $0.49 dividend

Feb 09

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Feb 02
Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Northstar Recycling acquires Sonoco Sustainability Solutions

Jan 31

Sonoco Products: Improving Free Cash Flow, Solid Dividend Growth Value Stock

Dec 16

Sonoco Products Q3 2022 Earnings Preview

Oct 30

Sonoco Products declares $0.49 dividend

Oct 19

Sonoco Products: Solid Performance

Oct 05

Sonoco ThermoSafe & United Airlines' cargo arm sign global master lease agreement

Sep 26

Sonoco ThermoSafe & American Airlines' cargo arm sign global master lease agreement

Sep 08

Sonoco unit to hike tube, core prices in EMEA due to inflationary pressure

Aug 30

Sonoco Products Company: Expect Strength To Continue

Jul 27

Sonoco Products declares $0.49 dividend

Jul 20

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Jul 20
Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Sonoco Thermosafe and Turkish Cargo sign global master lease agreement

Jul 14

Sonoco expands residential recycling of paper cups to its South Carolina mill

Jul 05

Continuing To Avoid Sonoco Products

May 13

Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Apr 28
Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Is Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Using Too Much Debt?

Apr 17
Is Sonoco Products (NYSE:SON) Using Too Much Debt?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SON's short term assets ($2.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: SON's short term assets ($2.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.2B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SON's net debt to equity ratio (116.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SON's debt to equity ratio has increased from 77.1% to 123.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SON's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.7%).

Interest Coverage: SON's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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