Shares of K&S AG (ETR:SDF) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the nineteen research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation and nine have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is €20.61 ($23.97).

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Independent Research set a €18.70 ($21.74) price target on shares of K&S and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Warburg Research set a €22.80 ($26.51) price target on shares of K&S and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Baader Bank set a €19.00 ($22.09) price target on shares of K&S and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Nord/LB set a €21.00 ($24.42) price target on shares of K&S and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Finally, Deutsche Bank set a €19.00 ($22.09) price target on shares of K&S and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday.

K&S stock opened at €17.43 ($20.27) on Friday. K&S has a 1 year low of €14.61 ($16.98) and a 1 year high of €25.86 ($30.07). The stock has a market capitalization of $3.36 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 79.23. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 83.19, a current ratio of 1.56 and a quick ratio of 0.89.

About K&S

K+S Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells potash, magnesium, and salt products worldwide. Its Potash and Magnesium Products segment produces and markets mineral fertilizers, such as potassium chloride for various crops, including cereals, corn, rice, and soy beans; fertilizer specialties for rapeseeds, potatoes, citrus fruits, vines, and vegetables; potassium and magnesium products for industrial applications; and a range of products for use in pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food processing, and animal feed industries.

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