KION (ETR:KGX) Stock Upgrade
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. upgraded shares of KION (ETR:KGX) to a solid “Buy” rating in analysts note sent to investors and clients on Friday morning. Analysts currently have a EUR 48.50 target PPS set on the stock. This target PPS would indicate a possible upside of 5.48% from the closing share price of the stock.
From a total of 9 analysts covering KION (ETR:KGX) stock, 6 rate it a ”Buy”, 0 a “Sell”, and 3 a ”Hold”. This means that 67% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is €52 while the lowest target price is €38. The mean of all analyst targets is €46.63 with a 1.81% above today’s (€45.8) stock price. KION was the topic of 13 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Berenberg upgraded shares on December 1 to “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained shares with “Hold” rating and €46 target share price in a report from a November 7. Bankhaus Lampe upgraded KGX stock in a recent report from November 21 to “Buy” rating. Societe Generale upgraded the rating on September 17. Societe Generale has a “Buy” rating and a €49 price target on shares. Finally, Kepler Cheuvreux upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in a report issued on a November 11.
The stock decreased 2.64% or EUR 1.24 on December 3, striking EUR 45.8. Approximately 197,860 shares of stock traded hands or 3.91% up from the average. Kion Group AG (ETR:KGX) has risen 13.73% since May 7, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.02% the S&P500.
Kion Group AG is a Germany-based supplier of industrial trucks and related services and holding firm of the KION Group. The company has a market cap of 4.53 billion EUR. The Firm offers a range of products, including warehouse and counter-balance trucks with both internal combustion engines and electric motors (E-trucks). It has 22.37 P/E ratio. It operates through two global brands: Linde and STILL, as well as through four regional brands: Fenwick (France); OM-STILL (Italy); Baoli (mainly China), and Voltas (India).