SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR (OTCMKTS:SEKEY) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR (OTCMKTS:SEKEY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Seiko Epson Corporation is engaged in the development, manufacturing, sales, marketing and servicing of information-related equipment, electronic devices, precision products and other products. The Information Equipment segment manufactures and offers computers and peripherals, including PCs, printers, scanners and projectors. The Electronic Devices and Precision Equipment segment is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of quartz devices, semiconductors, and displays, watches, plastic corrective lenses, and factory automation equipment. Seiko Epson Corporation has its head office in Suwa, Nagano. “

Shares of SEKEY traded up $0.15 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $5.69. 17,400 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 22,590. The stock has a market cap of $4.43 billion, a P/E ratio of 63.20 and a beta of 1.09. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $5.87 and its two-hundred day moving average is $6.18. SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR has a 12 month low of $4.15 and a 12 month high of $8.20. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.36, a current ratio of 2.20 and a quick ratio of 1.32.

SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR (OTCMKTS:SEKEY) last released its earnings results on Thursday, April 30th. The company reported ($0.23) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by ($0.27). The business had revenue of $2.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.25 billion. SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR had a net margin of 0.75% and a return on equity of 1.48%. Research analysts predict that SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR will post 0.34 earnings per share for the current year.

SEIKO EPSON COR/ADR Company Profile

Seiko Epson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, sells, and provides services for products in the printing solutions, visual communications, wearable and industrial products, and other businesses in Japan, the United States, China, and internationally. Its Printing Solutions segment provides inkjet printers, serial impact dot matrix printers, page printers, color image scanners, large-format inkjet printers, industrial inkjet printing systems, printers for use in POS systems, label printers and related consumables, office papermaking systems, personal computers, and others.

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