CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Centrica is a top thirty FTSE100 company with growing energy businesses in the UK, North America and Europe. They secure and supply gas and electricity for millions of homes and businesses and offer a distinctive range of home energy solutions and low-carbon products and services. “

CPYYY has been the topic of several other reports. HSBC raised shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 29th. Jefferies Financial Group raised shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 19th. Royal Bank of Canada raised shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. Finally, Societe Generale assumed coverage on shares of CENTRICA PLC/S in a research report on Friday, June 7th. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

OTCMKTS:CPYYY traded down $0.02 on Tuesday, hitting $3.66. 121,288 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 109,155. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $3.45 and a 200-day moving average price of $4.73. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64, a current ratio of 0.90 and a quick ratio of 0.85. CENTRICA PLC/S has a 52 week low of $3.17 and a 52 week high of $8.29. The company has a market cap of $5.08 billion, a P/E ratio of 6.20, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.77 and a beta of 0.22.

CENTRICA PLC/S Company Profile

Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Norway, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates through Centrica Consumer, Centrica Business, and Exploration & Production segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential customers, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from combined cycle gas turbines and nuclear assets.

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