According to Zacks, “Centrica is a top thirty FTSE100 company with growing energy businesses in the UK, North America and Europe. They secure and supply gas and electricity for millions of homes and businesses and offer a distinctive range of home energy solutions and low-carbon products and services. “
Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. HSBC raised shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from a reduce rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, July 29th. Royal Bank of Canada raised shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from an underperform rating to a sector perform rating in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of CENTRICA PLC/S from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Monday, April 15th. Barclays began coverage on CENTRICA PLC/S in a research report on Friday, May 17th. They issued an underweight rating on the stock. Finally, Societe Generale began coverage on CENTRICA PLC/S in a research report on Friday, June 7th. They issued a hold rating on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and twelve have assigned a hold rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold.
CENTRICA PLC/S stock opened at $3.26 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.11, a current ratio of 1.03 and a quick ratio of 0.98. The company has a market capitalization of $4.52 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.53, a PEG ratio of 1.40 and a beta of 0.21. CENTRICA PLC/S has a one year low of $3.17 and a one year high of $8.29. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $4.16 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $5.37.
CENTRICA PLC/S Company Profile
Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Norway, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates through Centrica Consumer, Centrica Business, and Exploration & Production segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential customers, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from combined cycle gas turbines and nuclear assets.
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