DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Thursday, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Deutsche Post AG provides logistics services primarily in Germany, Europe, America, Asia Pacific and Other regions. The company’s operating segment consists of Post-eCommerce-Parcel; Express; Global Forwarding, Freight and Supply Chain. The PeP division provides mail products, advertising mail, press products, import/export, philately and postbus services as well as eCommerce-parcel services. Express division offers courier and express services. Global Forwarding Freight division provides transports goods by rail, road, air and sea; full, part and less than truckload freight services and intermodal transport services. Supply Chain division provides supply chain logistics solutions which include warehousing, distribution, managed transport, value-added services and supply chain management and consulting services; business process outsourcing and marketing communications solutions. Deutsche Post AG is headquartered in Bonn, Germany. “

Several other research firms also recently weighed in on DPSGY. ValuEngine downgraded DEUTSCHE POST A/S from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 14th. Kepler Capital Markets raised DEUTSCHE POST A/S from a “reduce” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 16th. Berenberg Bank upgraded DEUTSCHE POST A/S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 18th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded DEUTSCHE POST A/S from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, November 14th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold”.

Shares of OTCMKTS DPSGY traded up $0.58 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $38.18. 416,866 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 85,524. The stock has a market capitalization of $47.07 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.48 and a beta of 1.37. The company has a current ratio of 0.88, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.11. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $36.81 and its 200 day moving average price is $33.48. DEUTSCHE POST A/S has a 12 month low of $26.59 and a 12 month high of $38.31.

DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, November 12th. The transportation company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $17.29 billion for the quarter. DEUTSCHE POST A/S had a return on equity of 19.21% and a net margin of 4.08%. Equities analysts anticipate that DEUTSCHE POST A/S will post 2.24 EPS for the current year.

DEUTSCHE POST A/S Company Profile

Deutsche Post AG engages in the provision of mail and logistics services. It operates through the following business segments: Post-eCommerce-Parcel (PeP), Express, Global Forwarding, Freight, Supply Chain, and Corporate Center or Other. The PeP segment handles both domestic and international mail and is a specialist in dialogue marketing, nationwide press distribution services, and all the electronic services associated with mail delivery.

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