ANDRITZ AG/ADR (ADRZY) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of ANDRITZ AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:ADRZY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Andritz AG is engages in the provision of plants, equipment and services for hydropower stations. Its operating segment consists of Hydro; Pulp & Paper; Metals and Separation. Hydro segment installs and offers electromechanical systems, pumps and hydropower equipment. Pulp & Paper segment manufactures and trades tissue, board and paper products. Metals segment processes cold-rolled carbon steel, metal strip and stainless steel. Separation segment produces belts, screw passes, screens, drains cantrifuges, discs, drum filters, filter presses, separators, thickeners, flocculent systems and thermal systems. Andritz AG is headquartered in Graz, Austria. “

Shares of OTCMKTS ADRZY opened at $7.79 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.15, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.32 and a beta of 0.51. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75, a quick ratio of 1.03 and a current ratio of 1.28. ANDRITZ AG/ADR has a twelve month low of $8.52 and a twelve month high of $10.15.

ANDRITZ AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:ADRZY) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.17 by ($0.09). The business had revenue of $1.69 billion during the quarter. ANDRITZ AG/ADR had a return on equity of 18.52% and a net margin of 3.87%. Research analysts forecast that ANDRITZ AG/ADR will post 0.7 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced an annual dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, April 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 1st were paid a $0.222 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, March 29th. This represents a yield of 2.3%.

ANDRITZ AG/ADR Company Profile

Andritz AG provides plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, pulp and paper industry, metalworking and steel industries, and solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors. It operates through four segments: Hydro, Pulp & Paper, Metals, and Separation. The Hydro segment supplies electromechanical equipment, including turbines, generators, and additional equipment for hydro applications; pumps for water transport, irrigation of agricultural land, and applications in various industries; and turbogenerators for thermal power plants.

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