Analyst Opinion on Sealed Air Corp. and MeadWestvaco Corp. - Packaging and Containers Mixed in the Third Quarter
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LONDON, Nov 08 (Marketwire) -- The packaging and containers industry, within which Sealed Air Corporation and MeadWestvaco Corporation operate, faced certain headwinds in the third quarter. However, some bright spots remain. www.WallStreetActive.com is unswerving when it comes teaching the new and pro traders on how to take the helm in a market environment that has been seeing waves upon waves of changes and reap the rewards of participating in various sectors. We invite serious traders to join our financial community so that they can benefit from our free analytical coverage on Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) and MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE: MWV) by signing up at http://www.wallstreetactive.com/register.php The recessionary situation in Europe continues to constitute a major challenge for many in the industry as demand and volumes in the region declined. For companies with global operations, such as MeadWestvaco, a strong dollar and subsequent unfavorable foreign currency translation also ate into revenue this quarter. Many saw their expenses increase due to higher labor and benefit costs, as well as rises in manufacturing and delivery expenses. See what our analysts have to say on MeadWestvaco Corporation. Follow the Link below http://www.wallstreetactive.com/MWV08November12.pdf Nevertheless, some industry players were successful in fueling volume growth outside of Europe and improved pricing and favorable product mix went some way to offsetting currency exchange headwinds. Furthermore, improved efficiency, minimized energy, recycled fiber and chemical costs helped some companies to contain rising costs. Others seem to be focusing on acquisitions as a way into new geographies and markets. While the potential for growth via strategic acquisitions is huge, concerns remain regarding the highly leveraged state which can ensue. In its recent earnings readings, Sealed Air Corporation reported losses exceeding $1 billion as a result of pre-tax charge for the impairment of goodwill and certain intangible assets related to Diversey Holdings, a company it acquired for $4.3 billion. Analyst opinion on Sealed Air Corporation accessible for free at http://www.wallstreetactive.com/SEE08November12.pdf About Wall Street Active: Walls Street Active offers topmost independent research and investment strategies with the sole purpose of consistently identifying stocks that provide the biggest return on investment for our subscribers. We provide sharp North American stock investing opinion with a truly outstanding success rate. Our goal is for likeminded traders to make a lot of money through our information. Read our Disclaimer http://www.wallstreetactive.com/disclaimer.html Contact Person: Ravi S. Kapur Telecommunication, Information & Data Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Copyright 2012, Marketwire, All rights reserved. -0-