K&S (ETR:SDF) received a €22.00 ($25.58) price objective from investment analysts at UBS Group in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. UBS Group’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 29.49% from the stock’s previous close.
Several other research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Nord/LB set a €21.00 ($24.42) price target on K&S and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Kepler Capital Markets set a €24.00 ($27.91) target price on K&S and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Warburg Research set a €22.80 ($26.51) target price on K&S and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €14.50 ($16.86) target price on K&S and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, Baader Bank set a €19.00 ($22.09) target price on K&S and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. K&S has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of €20.61 ($23.97).
ETR:SDF opened at €16.99 ($19.76) on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $3.25 billion and a P/E ratio of 77.23. K&S has a 1-year low of €14.61 ($16.98) and a 1-year high of €25.86 ($30.07). The company has a current ratio of 1.56, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 83.19.
K+S Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells potash, magnesium, and salt products worldwide. Its Potash and Magnesium Products segment produces and markets mineral fertilizers, such as potassium chloride for various crops, including cereals, corn, rice, and soy beans; fertilizer specialties for rapeseeds, potatoes, citrus fruits, vines, and vegetables; potassium and magnesium products for industrial applications; and a range of products for use in pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food processing, and animal feed industries.
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