Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Kao Corp. (OTCMKTS:KCRPY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Monday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $68.00 price target on the stock.

According to Zacks, “KAO Corp ADR, based in Japan, is a leading global company in consumer products for personal and home care. “

Kao Corp. (KCRPY) opened at 60.67 on Monday. Kao Corp. has a 1-year low of $44.19 and a 1-year high of $65.50. The stock has a market cap of $29.89 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.58 and a beta of 0.49. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $61.56 and its 200-day moving average is $59.28.

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Kao Corp. Company Profile

Kao Corporation is engaged in the consumer product business and the chemical business. The Company operates through four segments: the Beauty Care Business, the Human Health Care Business, the Fabric and Home Care Business (collectively, the Consumer Products business), and the Chemical business. The Beauty Care Business segment manufactures and sells cosmetics, skin care and hair care products.

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