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

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (NYSE: PBR) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $14.43, below its previous 52-week low of $14.59 with 766,521 shares traded as of 9:36 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 16 million shares over the past 30 days.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras has a market cap of $97.18 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 23.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. operates as an integrated oil and gas company in Brazil and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 4.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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

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