AptarGroup (ATR +0.2%) hovers in-the-green today after its Q4 beat expectations, but net profit fell 9.4% Y/Y as the dispenser manufacturer posted restructuring expenses, which masked overall revenue growth in its beauty, personal-care, and beverage markets. For the current quarter, the company projects an EPS of $0.64 to $0.69, which at the low end of analysts estimate.
Rock-Tenn (RKT -9%) slides after mixed FQ4 results showed better than expected earnings but weaker revenue and production. RKT management commented on the quarter by saying a containerboard price hike was implemented, and its full effects are not expected to be realized until the end of the March quarter. ATR -5.9%, MWV -1.2%, PKG -0.7%.