Shares of Asahi Kasei Corp (NASDAQ:AHKSY) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 4.00 (Sell) from the two analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell recommendation and one has assigned a hold recommendation to the company. Asahi Kasei Corp’s rating score has declined by 33.3% from 90 days ago as a result of a number of analysts’ ratings changes.

Zacks has also assigned Asahi Kasei Corp an industry rank of 46 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Asahi Kasei Corp from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, August 28th.

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Asahi Kasei Corp (NASDAQ AHKSY) traded down 0.36% on Friday, reaching $24.63. 9,648 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Asahi Kasei Corp has a 12 month low of $15.65 and a 12 month high of $25.37.

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