Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S (OTCMKTS:HENKY) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “HENKEL KGAA ADR’s principal activities are divided into four product divisions: Henkel technologies-industrial adhesives, contact adhesives and sealant; Cosmetics/toiletries-hair cosmetics, toiletries, oral and skin care, hair salon products; Detergents/household cleaners-heavy duty and specialty detergents, fabric softeners, household cleansers, kitchen care products, shoe care products, plant care products; Adhesives-adhesives, contact adhesives and sealant for consumer and craftsman. “

Separately, Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of HENKEL AG & CO/S from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, December 12th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of Hold.

Shares of HENKY stock opened at $22.57 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $39.66 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.33 and a beta of 0.72. HENKEL AG & CO/S has a 52 week low of $21.03 and a 52 week high of $24.90. The company has a quick ratio of 0.84, a current ratio of 1.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $23.60 and a 200-day moving average of $23.48.

HENKEL AG & CO/S (OTCMKTS:HENKY) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 14th. The company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $5.64 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.62 billion. HENKEL AG & CO/S had a net margin of 10.97% and a return on equity of 13.64%. Analysts anticipate that HENKEL AG & CO/S will post 1.51 earnings per share for the current year.

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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