CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $4.75.

Several analysts recently issued reports on CPYYY shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded CENTRICA PLC/S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $4.75 target price for the company in a research report on Wednesday, December 4th. ValuEngine cut CENTRICA PLC/S from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 5th. Finally, Citigroup upgraded CENTRICA PLC/S from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 26th.

Shares of OTCMKTS:CPYYY traded up $0.05 during trading on Friday, hitting $4.86. 60,952 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 18,389. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64, a current ratio of 0.90 and a quick ratio of 0.85. CENTRICA PLC/S has a 52-week low of $3.17 and a 52-week high of $7.36. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $4.59 and its 200 day simple moving average is $4.04. The company has a market cap of $6.74 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.24, a PEG ratio of 1.64 and a beta of 0.35.

About CENTRICA PLC/S

Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Norway, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates through Centrica Consumer, Centrica Business, and Exploration & Production segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential customers, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from combined cycle gas turbines and nuclear assets.

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