Media coverage about HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR (OTCMKTS:HDELY) has been trending neutral on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR earned a news impact score of 0.37 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned news stories about the construction company an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 2nd. UBS Group upgraded shares of HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 12th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $23.00.
Shares of OTCMKTS:HDELY traded down $0.18 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $13.58. The stock had a trading volume of 24,335 shares, compared to its average volume of 37,689. HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR has a 1 year low of $12.38 and a 1 year high of $23.06. The company has a current ratio of 1.03, a quick ratio of 0.75 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58. The company has a market cap of $13.46 billion, a PE ratio of 10.77 and a beta of 1.12.
HeidelbergCement AG produces and distributes cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, and asphalt worldwide. Its cement products include special cements with targeted characteristics, special geotechnical building materials, and a range of binders. The company offers natural stone and crushed aggregates, including sand, gravel, stone chippings, and crushed stones; concrete/ready-mixed concrete that is used for the production of precast concrete parts, such as stairs, ceiling elements, or structural components, as well as for use in the construction of tunnels or bridges, office buildings, and schools; and asphalt, which is primarily used in the building of traffic infrastructure comprising roads, walkways, and parking lots.
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