WEST JAPAN RWY/S (OTCMKTS:WJRYY) Lowered to “Sell” at ValuEngine

WEST JAPAN RWY/S (OTCMKTS:WJRYY) was downgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday, October 2nd, ValuEngine reports.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of WEST JAPAN RWY/S from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $95.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Saturday, August 3rd.

WEST JAPAN RWY/S stock traded down $0.20 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $85.17. 997 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,114. WEST JAPAN RWY/S has a 12-month low of $65.07 and a 12-month high of $88.91. The stock has a market cap of $16.31 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.05, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.82 and a beta of 0.32. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.73, a quick ratio of 0.48 and a current ratio of 0.74. The firm’s 50 day simple moving average is $85.43 and its 200 day simple moving average is $80.75.

WEST JAPAN RWY/S (OTCMKTS:WJRYY) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The company reported $2.03 EPS for the quarter. WEST JAPAN RWY/S had a net margin of 6.99% and a return on equity of 11.15%. The company had revenue of $3.33 billion during the quarter. On average, equities research analysts forecast that WEST JAPAN RWY/S will post 6.04 EPS for the current fiscal year.

WEST JAPAN RWY/S Company Profile

West Japan Railway Company provides passenger railway transport services in Japan. The company operates through Transportation Operations, Retail Business, Real Estate Business, and Other Businesses segments. It operates a railway network that stretches across an area of approximately 104,000 square kilometers covering 18 prefectures in western Honshu and the northern tip of Kyushu comprising a total of 1,200 railway stations with an operating route length of 5,008.7 kilometers.

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