CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports.

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. “

A number of other research firms have also issued reports on CPYYY. Kepler Capital Markets upgraded CENTRICA PLC/S to a buy rating in a research note on Monday, January 27th. ValuEngine lowered CENTRICA PLC/S from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 5th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $4.75.

CPYYY stock opened at $3.76 on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 0.90, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64. CENTRICA PLC/S has a 1 year low of $3.17 and a 1 year high of $7.32. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $4.65 and a 200-day simple moving average of $4.05.


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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