Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Nidec (OTCMKTS:NJDCY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Friday.

According to Zacks, “Nidec Corp and its subsidiaries are primarily engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of i) small precision motors, ii) mid-size motors, iii) machinery and power supplies, and iv) other products, which include auto parts, pivot assemblies, encoders and other services. Manufacturing operations are located primarily in Asia and they have sales subsidiaries in Asia, North America and Europe. “

Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Nidec from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, October 8th.

Nidec stock opened at $30.81 on Friday. Nidec has a fifty-two week low of $29.73 and a fifty-two week high of $42.27. The stock has a market cap of $36.48 billion, a P/E ratio of 30.81, a PEG ratio of 1.18 and a beta of 0.90. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33, a quick ratio of 1.48 and a current ratio of 1.98.

Nidec (OTCMKTS:NJDCY) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 23rd. The industrial goods maker reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.31. Nidec had a net margin of 9.69% and a return on equity of 15.71%. The business had revenue of $3.53 billion for the quarter. As a group, research analysts anticipate that Nidec will post 1.21 earnings per share for the current year.

Nidec Company Profile

Nidec Corporation manufactures and sells motors and other electronic products worldwide. It offers brushless DC, brush DC, induction, SR, synchronous, servo, and stepping motors, as well as drive circuits; fans and blowers, such as DC axial flow, DC blower, and AC axial flow fans; and machinery, including inspection and measuring systems, automation units, control equipment, marking devices, and optical devices.

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