Tesco PLC (OTCMKTS:TSCDY) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Tesco from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 26th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Tesco from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, September 21st.

Shares of TSCDY stock opened at $8.14 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 0.62 and a quick ratio of 0.49. The firm has a market cap of $22.36 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.68, a PEG ratio of 1.20 and a beta of 0.38. Tesco has a 12 month low of $6.85 and a 12 month high of $10.42.

The business also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 15th will be paid a $0.065 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, October 12th. Tesco’s dividend payout ratio is presently 28.26%.

About Tesco

Tesco PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery retailer. The company also provides retail banking and insurance services. It has operations in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Malaysia, Thailand, and internationally. The company serves its customers through 6,809 stores, as well as online.

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