Zacks: Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (NYSE:AKO.B) Given Average Rating of “Strong Sell” by Brokerages
Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (NYSE:AKO.B) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 5.00 (Strong Sell) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell rating.
Analysts have set a 1-year consensus price target of $15.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B an industry rank of 84 out of 254 based on the ratings given to related companies.
Several brokerages have recently commented on AKO.B. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Wednesday. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, May 1st.
Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (NYSE:AKO.B) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April 28th. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter. Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B had a net margin of 9.67% and a return on equity of 18.55%. The business had revenue of $619.40 million during the quarter. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B will post 1.06 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, May 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.1592 per share. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.72%. This is an increase from Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 21st. Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 40.76%.
About Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B
Embotelladora Andina SA, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and distributes Coca-Cola soft drinks in Chile, Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay. It also offers fruit-flavored beverages, juices, sports and energy drinks, ice tea, and bottled water. Embotelladora Andina SA was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.
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