Shares of HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR (OTCMKTS:HDELY) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eight research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $13.00.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on HDELY shares. Societe Generale raised HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, June 22nd. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR in a research note on Tuesday, April 7th. ValuEngine cut HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 10th. Barclays reissued an “underweight” rating on shares of HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR in a research note on Tuesday, May 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR from a “strong sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, June 9th.

OTCMKTS HDELY traded down $0.13 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $10.66. 23,843 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 122,206. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $10.13 and a 200 day simple moving average of $11.33. HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR has a 1-year low of $6.24 and a 1-year high of $16.36. The firm has a market cap of $10.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.39 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.13, a quick ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45.

The firm also recently declared an annual dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, June 24th. Investors of record on Monday, June 8th were issued a dividend of $0.084 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, June 5th. This represents a yield of 0.98%. HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 7.09%.

About HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR

HeidelbergCement AG produces and distributes cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, and asphalt worldwide. The company offers cement products, including special cements with targeted characteristics, special geotechnical building materials, and a range of binders. It also provides natural stone aggregates, comprising sand and gravel; crushed aggregates, such as stone chippings and crushed stones; and concrete/ready-mixed concrete for the production of precast concrete parts consisting of stairs, ceiling elements, or structural components, as well as for use in the construction of tunnels or bridges, office buildings, or schools.

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