DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) Stock Rating Upgraded by 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 research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, 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. “

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. DZ Bank reissued a “buy” rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S in a research report on Tuesday, August 6th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a “sell” rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S in a research report on Tuesday, September 10th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. DEUTSCHE POST A/S presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $31.00.

DEUTSCHE POST A/S stock opened at $31.51 on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of $38.68 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.08 and a beta of 1.35. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $32.78 and a 200-day simple moving average of $32.56. DEUTSCHE POST A/S has a 12-month low of $26.59 and a 12-month high of $35.17. The company has a current ratio of 0.90, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.11.

DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 5th. The transportation company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.43 by ($0.03). The firm had revenue of $17.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $18.23 billion. DEUTSCHE POST A/S had a return on equity of 15.92% and a net margin of 3.44%. As a group, sell-side analysts forecast that DEUTSCHE POST A/S will post 2.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

About DEUTSCHE POST A/S

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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