According to Bloomberg, the fifteen brokerages that now cover Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize (OTCMKTS: ADRNY) have collectively assigned the stock a rating of “Moderate Buy” as their consensus recommendation for the company, and the brokerages have given this rating to the stock. Four equity research specialists have provided the stock with a recommendation to buy, while three have provided the stock with a hold rating. Most brokerage companies that have covered the company over the previous year have forecasted that the stock will trade at a price of $30.38 within the next twelve months.
The business has, in recent years, been in communication with a variety of equity analysts, who have provided their feedback. In a research report published on May 18th, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their rating on Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize from “neutral” to “overweight” in a research report. In a research note released on May 12th, Exane BNP Paribas reevaluated Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize and shifted its rating on the company from “underperform” to “neutral” in a research note. HSBC moved its rating of Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize from “hold” to “buy” in a research note that was made public on Thursday, July 21st. The last and most significant modification was made here. On Friday, the OTCMKTS ADRNY market opened at $27.42.
Trading commenced. The company is currently valued at $28.71 billion based on several factors, including its price-to-earnings ratio of 10.71, its earnings growth price-to-earnings ratio of 1.84, and its beta value of 0.42. All of these factors contribute to the company’s present valuation. The debt-to-equity ratio is 0.32, the current ratio is 0.72, and the quick ratio is 0.45. All of these numbers are relative to one another. These numbers can all be understood by one another. The lowest price that Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize has been at in the last year is $25.35, and the highest price the firm has been at in the previous year is $35.63. The company has recorded a moving average of $27.08 over the last 200 days; the moving average for the most recent 50 days is $27.79. In addition, the company has disclosed that it will begin paying dividends on Thursday, September 1st, and will continue doing so every month after that. Those shareholders recorded as August 15th will be eligible to receive a $0.3784 dividend payment per share. As of right now, the dividend yield on this comes in at 2.93 percent. The ex-dividend day is Friday, August 12th, coming up very soon. Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 29.69%.
The Netherlands is home to the headquarters of the international corporation that goes by the name of Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V. The operation of retail food stores and online shopping platforms across Europe and the United States are the company’s principal commercial activities, respectively. The corporation is involved in various retail operations, including the management of hypermarkets, supermarkets, convenience stores, and pharmacies. In addition, it offers independent franchisees the opportunity to rent out its premises. As of January 2nd, 2022, it served approximately 55 million customers online and operated 7,452 locations, many of which were used under local trademarks.