Kao Corp. (OTCMKTS:KCRPY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday.

According to Zacks, “KAO Corp ADR, based in Japan, is a leading global company in consumer products for personal and home care. “

Kao Corp. (OTCMKTS:KCRPY) traded up 0.321% on Tuesday, hitting $61.005. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 5,155 shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $60.82 and a 200 day moving average of $56.59. Kao Corp. has a 12 month low of $44.19 and a 12 month high of $65.50. The firm has a market cap of $30.06 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.429 and a beta of 0.52.

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About Kao Corp.

Kao Corporation is engaged in the consumer product business and the chemical business. The Company operates through four segments: the Beauty Care Business, the Human Health Care Business, the Fabric and Home Care Business (collectively, the Consumer Products business), and the Chemical business. The Beauty Care Business segment manufactures and sells cosmetics, skin care and hair care products.

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