OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, reports.

According to Zacks, “OMV Aktiengesellschaft (OMV AG) is an Austria-based integrated oil and gas company. It operates through two segments: Upstream and Downstream. The Upstream segment focuses on the exploration, development and production of oil and gas in three core regions: Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), the North Sea, as well as the Middle East and Africa. The Downstream segment comprises two business units: Downstream Oil, that operates around 3,800 filling stations in approximately 10 countries, refineries in Austria and Germany, both of which feature integrated petrochemical production, as well as the Petrobrazi refinery in Romania, which processes predominantly Romanian crude oil, and Downstream Gas, that focuses on gas trade and sales, as well as owns a pipeline network and gas storage facilities in Austria. “

OTCMKTS:OMVJF opened at $54.30 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $17.73 billion, a PE ratio of 9.43, a P/E/G ratio of -3.19 and a beta of 0.25. OMV has a 1 year low of $53.19 and a 1 year high of $54.30. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32, a current ratio of 1.24 and a quick ratio of 1.08.

OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 6th. The company reported $1.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $7.58 billion during the quarter. OMV had a return on equity of 10.62% and a net margin of 6.26%. Research analysts expect that OMV will post 5.68 EPS for the current fiscal year.

OMV Company Profile

OMV Aktiengesellschaft operates as an integrated oil and gas company. The company operates in two segments, Upstream and Downstream. The Upstream segment explores for, develops, and produces oil and gas resources primarily in Central and Eastern Europe, North Sea, Russia, the Middle East and Africa, and the Asia- Pacific.

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