Ball Corporation is a provider of metal packaging for beverages, foods and household products, aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. The Company operates in five segments: Beverage Packaging, North and Central America; Beverage Packaging, South America; Beverage Packaging, Europe; Food and Aerosol Packaging; and Aerospace. 
HQBroomfield, US
Size (employees)18,300 (est)
Ball Corporation was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Broomfield, US
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Key People/Management at Ball Corporation

Daniel Fisher

Daniel Fisher

John Hayes

John Hayes

President, CEO, Chairman
Shawn Barker

Shawn Barker

VP, Finance
Andrew Crouch

Andrew Crouch

VP of Technology
Jeff Knobel

Jeff Knobel

VP, Treasurer
Lisa Pauley

Lisa Pauley

Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration
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Ball Corporation Office Locations

Ball Corporation has offices in Waterford, Fredericia, Beograd, La Selva del Camp and in 28 other locations
Broomfield, US (HQ)
10 Longs Peak Dr
Canton, US
2121 Warner Rd SE
Charlotte, US
4201 Congress St
Columbus, US
2690 Charter St
Dandridge, US
2719 Lower Rinehart Rd
DeForest, US
600 Ball Ct
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Ball Corporation Financials and Metrics

Ball Corporation Revenue

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Ball Corporation's revenue was reported to be $10.98 b in FY, 2017 which is a 21.2% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

3.1 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

617 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %


Net income (Q2, 2018)

120 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

243 m

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2018)

15.3 b

Closing stock price (21-Sep-2018)


Cash (30-Jun-2018)

549 m


22.1 b
Ball Corporation's current market capitalization is $15.3 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


8.5 b8.6 b8 b9.1 b11 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

6.9 b6.9 b6.5 b7.3 b8.7 b

Gross profit

1.6 b1.7 b1.5 b1.8 b2.3 b
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


1.9 b2.2 b2.1 b1.8 b2 b2.8 b2.5 b2.9 b2.9 b2.8 b3.1 b

Cost of goods sold

1.6 b1.8 b1.7 b1.4 b2 b2.3 b2 b2.3 b2.3 b2.2 b2.5 b

Gross profit

362.2 m397.2 m406.7 m340 m74 m477 m498 m585 m570 m548 m617 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


416 m191.4 m224 m597 m448 m

Accounts Receivable

859.4 m957.1 m885.4 m1.5 b1.6 b


1 b1 b898.4 m1.4 b1.5 b

Current Assets

2.5 b2.3 b2.2 b3.7 b3.8 b
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


228.8 m227.3 m244.4 m205 m6.4 b645 m458 m433 m556 m477 m549 m

Accounts Receivable

1 b1.2 b1.1 b1 b1.9 b1.8 b1.7 b1.6 b1.8 b2.1 b2 b


1 b929 m876 m956 m1.5 b1.4 b1.6 b1.5 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b

Current Assets

2.5 b2.5 b2.4 b2.3 b10.1 b4.1 b3.9 b3.7 b3.9 b4.2 b4.9 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

435 m498 m303 m266 m380 m

Depreciation and Amortization

299.9 m280.9 m286 m453 m729 m


21.4 m(23.8 m)97 m30 m(66 m)

Accounts Payable

50.9 m355.3 m125 m(55 m)639 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

27.5 m188.3 m238.4 m(127 m)211 m213 m70 m170 m221 m125 m245 m

Depreciation and Amortization

68.3 m139.6 m211.5 m75 m153 m299 m148 m377 m539 m180 m358 m

Cash From Operating Activities

180.5 m211.7 m597 m(386 m)36 m(433 m)(398 m)263 m474 m(74 m)434 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(120.5 m)(235.2 m)(367.6 m)(185 m)2.9 b880 m(91 m)(207 m)(370 m)(284 m)(450 m)
USDY, 2018


91.1 x


51 x


-2.2 k x


1.8 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

4.4 x

P/E Ratio

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Ball Corporation Operating Metrics

Ball Corporation's Backlog was reported to be $1.9b in Q2, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


$765 m$617 m$733 m$1.03 b$1.40 b$1.40 b$1.40 b$1.25 b$1.20 b$1.75 b$1.70 b$1.86 b

Twelve-month Backlog

$517 m$442 m$779 m$844 m

Aluminum Beverage Containers Produced

40 b40 b46 b

Steel Food Container Shipped

3 b3 b3 b
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Ball Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Rexam PLCFebruary 19, 2015$6.80 b
Envases del PlataDecember 13, 2012
AerocanDecember 06, 2010
Neuman AluminiumJuly 26, 2010
Guangdong Jianlibao GroupJune 14, 2010$90 m
Metal Packaging InternationalMarch 12, 2003
Schmalbach-Lubeca AGAugust 30, 2002
654647 N.B. Inc.
Aerosol Research Co (Great Britain) Limited
American Can Holdings (UK) Limited
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Ball Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Ball Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.0% from Aerospace, 5.7% from Other , 10.4% from Food and aerosol packaging, 21.5% from Beverage packaging, Europe, 15.4% from Beverage packaging, South America and 38.0% from Beverage packaging, North and Central America

Ball Corporation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 13.0% from Brazil, 50.0% from U.S. and 37.0% from Other

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Ball Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Ball Corporation News and Updates

Ball Corporation Publishes 2018 Sustainability Report, Sets Bold New Science-based Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Target

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) today published its sixth biennial sustainability report, covering calendar years 2016 and 2017, which details how it addresses systemic challenges in the areas of circular economy, climate change, water...
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Ball Corporation Company Life and Culture

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