Shares of Gafisa SA (NYSE:GFA) have earned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating.

Analysts have set a 12 month consensus price target of $6.50 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Gafisa an industry rank of 64 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, J P Morgan Chase & Co lowered Gafisa from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th.

Shares of Gafisa (NYSE GFA) opened at $12.38 on Thursday. Gafisa has a fifty-two week low of $5.92 and a fifty-two week high of $22.23. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51, a quick ratio of 2.09 and a current ratio of 2.09.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Gafisa stock. Citadel Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Gafisa SA (NYSE:GFA) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 20,475 shares of the construction company’s stock, valued at approximately $176,000. Citadel Advisors LLC owned about 0.15% of Gafisa as of its most recent SEC filing. 3.90% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About Gafisa

Gafisa SA is a diversified national homebuilder. The Company’s segments are Gafisa (for ventures targeted at high and medium income) and Tenda (for ventures targeted at low income). The Company’s brands include Tenda, which serves the affordable entry-level housing segments, Gafisa, which offers a range of residential options to the mid to higher income segments and Alphaville (equity method investment), which focuses on the identification, development and sale of residential communities.

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