NESTLE S A/S (OTCMKTS:NSRGY) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

News articles about NESTLE S A/S (OTCMKTS:NSRGY) have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NESTLE S A/S earned a news impact score of 2.60 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned media headlines about the company an news buzz score of 0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted NESTLE S A/S’s ranking:

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on NSRGY shares. BNP Paribas cut NESTLE S A/S from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 8th. Guggenheim started coverage on NESTLE S A/S in a research note on Tuesday, January 14th. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group downgraded shares of NESTLE S A/S from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, January 24th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of NESTLE S A/S from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 8th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $116.00.

Shares of NSRGY opened at $109.48 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $328.15 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.49, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.49 and a beta of 0.43. NESTLE S A/S has a twelve month low of $88.33 and a twelve month high of $114.87. The company has a 50 day moving average of $109.59 and a two-hundred day moving average of $107.74.

NESTLE S A/S Company Profile

Nestlé SA, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food and beverage company. The company operates through Zone Europe, Middle East and North Africa; Zone Americas; Zone Asia, Oceania and sub-Saharan Africa; and Nestlé Waters segments. It offers baby foods under the Cerelac, Gerber, and NaturNes brands; bottled water under the Nestlé Pure Life, Perrier, Poland Spring, and S.Pellegrino brands; cereals under the Fitness, Nesquik, cheerios, and Lion Cereals brands; and chocolate and confectionery products under the KitKat, Nestle L'atelier, Nestle Toll House, Milkybar, Smarties, Quality Street, Aero, Garoto, Orion, and Cailler brands.

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