Bodycote Plc (NASDAQ:BYPLF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Friday.

According to Zacks, “Bodycote PLC provides thermal processing services through heat treatment, metal joining, surface technology and Hot Isostatic Pressing. It serves aerospace, defense, automotive, power generation, oil & gas, construction, medical and transportation industry. Bodycote PLC is headquartered in Macclesfield, the United Kingdom. “

Shares of Bodycote Plc (NASDAQ:BYPLF) traded up 1.67% during trading on Friday, reaching $12.20. 200 shares of the company traded hands. Bodycote Plc has a 52 week low of $7.60 and a 52 week high of $12.20. The company has a market capitalization of $2.32 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.24. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $11.95 and its 200-day moving average price is $10.70.

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