Danone S.A. (OTCMKTS:DANOY) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Danone S.A. (OTCMKTS:DANOY) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the eighteen research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company.

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on DANOY. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded shares of Danone from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 9th. Oddo Bhf upgraded Danone from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, May 20th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Danone from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 11th. Exane BNP Paribas downgraded Danone from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 15th. Finally, Barclays restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Danone in a report on Friday, July 30th.

DANOY traded up $0.04 on Friday, hitting $14.13. The company had a trading volume of 163,806 shares, compared to its average volume of 509,242. The stock has a market capitalization of $48.50 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.59, a P/E/G ratio of 5.11 and a beta of 0.75. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 1.03. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $14.43 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.22. Danone has a 12-month low of $10.71 and a 12-month high of $15.38.

Danone Company Profile

Danone SA engages in the food processing industry. It operates through the following divisions: Fresh Dairy Products, Waters, Early Life Nutrition, and Medical Nutrition. The Fresh Dairy Products division produces and markets yogurts, fermented fresh dairy products, and other specialized fresh dairy products.

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