Royal Bank of Canada began coverage on shares of VALEO/S (OTCMKTS:VLEEY) in a research note released on Monday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage issued an underperform rating on the stock.

Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Societe Generale cut VALEO/S from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Friday, April 26th. Citigroup cut VALEO/S from a neutral rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, April 10th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut VALEO/S from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Friday, April 5th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold.

OTCMKTS:VLEEY opened at $12.97 on Monday. VALEO/S has a twelve month low of $12.82 and a twelve month high of $32.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.26 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.76, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 1.31. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.64, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 0.95.

VALEO/S Company Profile

Valeo SA designs, produces, and sells components, integrated systems, and modules for the automotive sector worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Comfort & Driving Assistance Systems, Powertrain Systems, Thermal Systems, and Visibility Systems. It offers parking and driving assistance products, such as ultrasonic sensors, radars, and cameras to detect obstacles around vehicles; intuitive control products; and a range of connectivity solutions from short-range to long-range connectivity, as well as develops systems that enable the integration of applications, such as car sharing services and remote parking systems.

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