Shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S (OTCMKTS:HENKY) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Bank of America reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S in a research report on Tuesday, January 22nd. Societe Generale reissued a “hold” rating on shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S in a research report on Tuesday, January 22nd. Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, January 21st. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 2nd. Finally, Berenberg Bank reissued a “hold” rating on shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S in a research report on Wednesday, January 23rd.

Shares of HENKY opened at $23.37 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 0.98, a quick ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.09. The firm has a market cap of $23.76 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.20, a PEG ratio of 11.62 and a beta of 0.60. HENKEL AG & CO/S has a 12 month low of $22.12 and a 12 month high of $30.59.

HENKEL AG & CO/S (OTCMKTS:HENKY) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 21st. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $5.57 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $5.75 billion. HENKEL AG & CO/S had a net margin of 11.36% and a return on equity of 15.65%. As a group, sell-side analysts predict that HENKEL AG & CO/S will post 1.64 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 10th will be given a dividend of $0.358 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.55%. HENKEL AG & CO/S’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 22.60%.

HENKEL AG & CO/S Company Profile

Henkel AG & Co KGaA, together with its subsidiaries, engages in adhesive technologies, beauty care, and laundry and home care businesses worldwide. The company's Adhesive Technologies segment offers adhesives, sealants, and functional coatings for various business areas, including packaging and consumer goods adhesives; transport and metal; general industry; electronics; and consumers, craftsmen, and building.

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