HSBC reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of ATLAS COPCO AB/S (OTCMKTS:ATLKY) in a research report released on Monday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports.

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut ATLAS COPCO AB/S from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 2nd. ValuEngine raised ATLAS COPCO AB/S from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, April 1st. Finally, William Blair reiterated a market perform rating on shares of ATLAS COPCO AB/S in a research note on Tuesday, January 29th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. ATLAS COPCO AB/S currently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $48.00.

ATLAS COPCO AB/S stock opened at $29.58 on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.39 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39. The firm has a market capitalization of $24.98 billion, a PE ratio of 19.08, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.96. ATLAS COPCO AB/S has a 1-year low of $21.18 and a 1-year high of $44.68.

ATLAS COPCO AB/S (OTCMKTS:ATLKY) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 28th. The industrial products company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.14. ATLAS COPCO AB/S had a return on equity of 33.89% and a net margin of 111.96%. The firm had revenue of $2.80 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.57 billion. As a group, equities research analysts expect that ATLAS COPCO AB/S will post 1.47 EPS for the current fiscal year.

About ATLAS COPCO AB/S

Atlas Copco AB, through its subsidiaries, provides productivity solutions worldwide. It offers piston compressors, oil-free tooth and scroll compressors, rotary screw compressors, oil-free blowers, oil-free centrifugal compressors, gas and process compressors, vacuum solutions, air and gas treatment equipment, and medical air solutions for use in manufacturing, oil and gas, and process industries.

Featured Story: The benefits and drawbacks of dollar cost averaging

Receive News & Ratings for ATLAS COPCO AB/S Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for ATLAS COPCO AB/S and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.