OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday, Zacks.com 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 remained flat at $$48.50 during trading hours on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32, a quick ratio of 1.08 and a current ratio of 1.24. The company has a fifty day moving average of $53.89. The stock has a market capitalization of $15.84 billion, a PE ratio of 8.42, a P/E/G ratio of 3.10 and a beta of 0.12. OMV has a 1-year low of $53.19 and a 1-year high of $54.30.

OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May 3rd. The company reported $1.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.35 by ($0.15). The company had revenue of $6.14 billion for the quarter. OMV had a return on equity of 10.23% and a net margin of 5.90%. Research analysts forecast that OMV will post 5.21 earnings per share for the current 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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