Sappi (OTCMKTS:SPPJY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “SAPPI LTD -ADR is the world ‘s leading producer of coated fine paper. They hold major market shares in Europe, North America and Africa. They have customers in over 100 countries worldwide. Their manufacturing operations span eight countries on three continents. “

Separately, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Sappi from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 12th.

Sappi stock opened at $4.45 on Tuesday. Sappi has a 1 year low of $4.45 and a 1 year high of $7.49. The company has a market capitalization of $2.38 billion, a P/E ratio of 7.42, a P/E/G ratio of 0.64 and a beta of 0.96. The company has a quick ratio of 0.87, a current ratio of 1.54 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.93.

Sappi Company Profile

Sappi Limited, a woodfibre company, manufactures and sells dissolving wood pulp, specialties and packaging papers, and graphic/printing papers to direct and indirect customers in North America, Europe, Southern Africa, and internationally. The company offers dissolving wood pulp products that are used by converters to create viscose fiber for clothing and textiles, acetate tow, and pharmaceutical products, as well as a range of consumer products.

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