RTI International Metals Stock Rating Lowered by TheStreet (RTI)
RTI International Metals (NYSE:RTI) was downgraded by TheStreet from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, StockRatingsNetwork reports.
The analysts wrote, “RTI International Metals (RTI) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from buy to hold. The company’s strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins.”
Shares of RTI International Metals (NYSE:RTI) traded up 1.71% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $27.98. The stock had a trading volume of 52,941 shares. RTI International Metals has a 52-week low of $25.87 and a 52-week high of $36.09. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $27.25 and its 200-day moving average is $31.57. The company has a market cap of $857.9 million and a P/E ratio of 60.07.
RTI International Metals (NYSE:RTI) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 27th. The company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $200.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $200.97 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.23 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.8% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that RTI International Metals will post $1.16 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Separately, analysts at EVA Dimensions upgraded shares of RTI International Metals from an “underweight” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 5th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. RTI International Metals presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $37.90.
RTI International Metals, Inc (NYSE:RTI) is a producer and global supplier of advanced titanium mill products, and a manufacturer of fabricated titanium and specialty metal components for the national and international aerospace, defense, energy, and industrial and consumer markets.
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