Analysts Set Koninklijke Ahold (ADRNY) PT at $28.00

Shares of Koninklijke Ahold (OTCMKTS:ADRNY) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the seven analysts that are covering the firm, reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $28.00.

Several research firms have commented on ADRNY. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Koninklijke Ahold from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, January 28th. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on shares of Koninklijke Ahold in a report on Wednesday, March 6th. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of Koninklijke Ahold from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a report on Thursday, January 31st.

Shares of OTCMKTS:ADRNY traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $26.41. The company had a trading volume of 62,178 shares, compared to its average volume of 93,860. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28, a quick ratio of 0.68 and a current ratio of 0.95. The company has a market capitalization of $32.67 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.12, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 0.28. Koninklijke Ahold has a 52-week low of $21.58 and a 52-week high of $26.95.

Koninklijke Ahold (OTCMKTS:ADRNY) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 27th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $18.88 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.75 billion. Koninklijke Ahold had a net margin of 2.88% and a return on equity of 13.74%. As a group, research analysts predict that Koninklijke Ahold will post 1.89 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared an annual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 15th will be issued a $0.665 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 12th. Koninklijke Ahold’s payout ratio is 34.76%.

Koninklijke Ahold Company Profile

Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V. operates retail food stores primarily in the United States and Europe. The company's store formats include supermarkets, superstores, online grocery shopping, convenience stores, drugstores, wine and liquor stores, online shopping for general merchandise, and compact hyper and supermarkets.

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