Deutsche Post (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) PT Lowered to €50.50 at Societe Generale

Deutsche Post (OTCMKTS:DPSGYGet Rating) had its target price cut by Societe Generale from €71.00 ($75.53) to €50.50 ($53.72) in a research note issued on Thursday, The Fly reports. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the transportation company’s stock.

Several other brokerages have also recently commented on DPSGY. Kepler Capital Markets upgraded Deutsche Post from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, May 6th. Barclays decreased their target price on Deutsche Post from €75.00 ($79.79) to €74.00 ($78.72) in a report on Wednesday, May 4th. UBS Group decreased their target price on Deutsche Post from €65.00 ($69.15) to €60.00 ($63.83) in a report on Friday, March 11th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft decreased their price target on Deutsche Post from €59.00 ($62.77) to €54.00 ($57.45) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, March 29th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Deutsche Post from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 9th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $62.84.

OTCMKTS:DPSGY traded up $0.12 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $40.18. The company had a trading volume of 136,849 shares, compared to its average volume of 135,592. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $44.28 and a two-hundred day moving average of $53.83. Deutsche Post has a one year low of $38.03 and a one year high of $72.04. The firm has a market capitalization of $49.79 billion, a PE ratio of 8.34, a PEG ratio of 6.52 and a beta of 1.20. The company has a quick ratio of 1.06, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85.

Deutsche Post (OTCMKTS:DPSGYGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March 9th. The transportation company reported $1.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.31 by $0.04. Deutsche Post had a return on equity of 28.50% and a net margin of 6.10%. The firm had revenue of $26.74 billion for the quarter. As a group, sell-side analysts expect that Deutsche Post will post 4.15 earnings per share for the current year.

Deutsche Post Company Profile (Get Rating)

Deutsche Post AG operates as a mail and logistics company in Germany, rest of Europe, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates through five segments: Express; Global Forwarding, Freight; Supply Chain; eCommerce Solutions; and Post & Parcel Germany. The Express segment offers time-definite courier and express services to business and private customers.

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