How Good Does Evonik (ETR:EVK) Look Now? HSBC Has Just Upgraded The Stock


Evonik (ETR:EVK) Stock Upgrade

Shares of Evonik (ETR:EVK) stock were boosted to a “Buy” by expert analysts at HSBC, who now have a target set at EUR 39.00 on EVK. This target is 25.12% from EVK’s current share price.

From a total of 13 analysts covering Evonik (ETR:EVK) stock, 7 rate it a ”Buy”, 1 a “Sell”, and 5 a ”Hold”. This means that 54% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is €42 while the lowest target price is €31. The mean of all analyst targets is €37.58 with a 20.49% above today’s (€31.19) stock price. Evonik was the topic of 28 analyst reports since July 15, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Citigroup upgraded shares on December 2 to “Buy” rating. Citigroup upgraded shares to “Buy” rating and €40 target share price in a report from a November 6. Landesbank maintained EVK stock in a recent report from November 20 with “Hold” rating. Bankhaus Lampe upgraded the rating on November 5. Bankhaus Lampe has a “Buy” rating and a €40 price target on shares. Finally, Independent Research maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on a November 5.

The stock increased 0.99% or EUR 0.31 on December 7, striking EUR 31.19. Approximately 503,083 shares of stock traded hands. Evonik Industries AG (ETR:EVK) has declined 51.89% since May 5, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 50.81% the S&P500.

 How Good Does Evonik (ETR:EVK) Look Now? HSBC Has Just Upgraded The Stock

Evonik Industries AG is a Germany firm engaged in the specialty chemicals sector. The company has a market cap of 14.54 billion EUR. It has five business divisions: Consumer Health and Nutrition, Resource Efficiency, Specialty Materials, Services and Real Estate. It has 14.13 P/E ratio. The Consumer Health and Nutrition produces specialty chemicals, principally for applications in consumer goods, animal nutrition and pharmaceutical sectors.

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