Metso Corp. (OTCMKTS:MXCYY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday.

According to Zacks, “Metso is a globally-leading supplier of processes, machinery and systems for the pulp and paper industry and a foremost expert in the key technologies of this sector. The Corporation is also a strong supplier in automation and flow control solutions, and one of the world’s leading suppliers of rock and mineral processing systems. The main customer sectors are the pulp and paper industry, construction and civil engineering, mining and the energy industry. “

Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. downgraded Metso Corp. from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 6th. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Metso Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, September 20th. Finally, Barclays PLC raised Metso Corp. from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd.

Metso Corp. (OTCMKTS:MXCYY) opened at 7.22 on Wednesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $7.10 and a 200 day moving average price of $6.44. The company has a market cap of $4.33 billion, a P/E ratio of 23.71 and a beta of 2.03. Metso Corp. has a 12 month low of $4.76 and a 12 month high of $7.43.

Metso Corp. Company Profile

Metso Oyj is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, aggregates, oil and gas, pulp, paper, as well as process industries. The Company’s segments include Minerals, Flow Control, and Group Head Office and other. The Minerals segment covers the Company’s mining, aggregates and recycling businesses.

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