Voestalpine Ag (NASDAQ:VLPNY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday.

According to Zacks, “voestalpine AG is engaged in the production, processing and distribution of steel products. Its operating division consists of Steel, Special Steel, Metal Engineering, Metal Forming and Other. Steel division focuses on the production and processing of flat steel products for the automotive, white goods and construction industries. Special Steel division segment manufactures tool steel and high-speed steel. Metal Engineering division produces rails and turnout products, rod wire, drawn wire, premium seamless tubes and welding filler materials. Metal Forming division offers special sections, tube products, and precision strip steel as well as pre-finished system components. Other segment provides coordination services and assistance to the subsidiaries. voestalpine AG is headquartered in Linz, Austria. “

Shares of Voestalpine Ag (NASDAQ VLPNY) remained flat at $10.32 during midday trading on Thursday. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $10.31 and its 200 day moving average price is $9.31. The firm has a market cap of $9.10 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.48. Voestalpine Ag has a one year low of $6.97 and a one year high of $10.65.

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