Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (PBR.A)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (NYSE: PBR.A) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $17.46, below its previous 52-week low of $17.50 with 6.7 million shares traded as of 1:15 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 8.4 million shares over the past 30 days.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras has a market cap of $122.75 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 18.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. primarily engages in oil and natural gas exploration and production, refining, trade, and transportation businesses. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras Ratings Report.

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