Should Investors Turn Their Attention to Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW)? DZ-Bank AG Upgrades Shares


Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW) Stock Upgrade

The previous rating for shares of Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW) has been supplanted by today’s new rating by DZ-Bank AG, who boosted shares to a Buy.

From a total of 12 analysts covering Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW) stock, 4 rate it a ”Buy”, 2 a “Sell”, and 6 a ”Hold”. This means that 33% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is €32.70 while the lowest target price is €24.50. The mean of all analyst targets is €28.40 with a 9.19% above today’s (€26.01) stock price. Deutsche Post was the topic of 26 analyst reports since July 6, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Warburg Research upgraded shares on December 17 to “Buy” rating. Independent Research downgraded shares to “Sell” rating and €24.50 target share price in a report from a November 12. Commerzbank upgraded DPW stock in a recent report from December 8 to “Buy” rating. S&P Research downgraded the rating on November 12. S&P Research has a “Sell” rating and a €25 price target on shares. Finally, Landesbank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on a November 13.

The stock increased 2.58% or EUR 0.66 on December 17, striking EUR 26.01. Approximately 5.82M shares of stock traded hands or 48.85% up from the average. Deutsche Post AG (ETR:DPW) has declined 37.23% since May 15, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.97% the S&P500.

 Should Investors Turn Their Attention to Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW)? DZ-Bank AG Upgrades Shares

Deutsche Post AG is a Germany-based logistics services provider. The company has a market cap of 31.45 billion EUR. The Firm operates four main business divisions: Mail; Express; Global Forwarding, Freight, and Supply Chain. It has 21.75 P/E ratio. The Mail business division comprises the transport and delivery of written communications and serves as an end-to-end service well-known provider for the management of written communications.

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