Metro AG (ETR:B4B3) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Metro AG (ETR:B4B3) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the fourteen brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, twelve have given a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is €14.91 ($17.33).

Several research analysts recently commented on the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein set a €16.00 ($18.60) price target on shares of Metro and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, July 29th. Independent Research set a €16.00 ($18.60) price target on shares of Metro and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, July 25th. Barclays set a €14.00 ($16.28) price target on shares of Metro and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 24th. Warburg Research set a €15.30 ($17.79) price target on shares of Metro and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 24th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets set a €16.00 ($18.60) price target on shares of Metro and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 25th.

ETR B4B3 traded up €0.50 ($0.58) during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting €13.40 ($15.58). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 13,658 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,620. Metro has a 52-week low of €9.98 ($11.60) and a 52-week high of €14.88 ($17.30). The company has a fifty day moving average price of €13.80. The company has a quick ratio of 0.27, a current ratio of 0.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 160.71. The stock has a market cap of $39.87 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -70.90.

About Metro

Metro AG engages in the wholesale and food retail business. It operates 771 wholesale stores under the METRO and MAKRO brands primarily serving the needs of hotels, restaurants, catering companies, and independent retailers, as well as service providers and authorities. The company also develops digital solutions.

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