Founded in 1880 and headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, Ball corporation is a prominent American provider of metal packaging used for food, household goods and beverages. Also, the company provides aerospace services and technologies to governmental and commercial customers. Ball has a presence in over 100 locations. As of 2016, the company's net sales reached $9.1 billion. Included to the S&P 500 index, Ball share price (BLL) is set and traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).