|Bid||97.36 x 0|
|Ask||97.40 x 0|
|Day's Range||97.04 - 97.76|
|52 Week Range||71.70 - 101.60|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.81|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||11.48|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.10 (4.22%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 25, 2021|
|1y Target Est||104.11|
French payments firm Worldline missed half-year operating earnings expectations on Tuesday, triggering a sharp drop in its share price as investors were disappointed it had not benefited more from shop reopenings after lockdowns. The company, which also announced it was buying Handelsbanken's card-acquiring activities in the Nordic countries, said half-year sales totalled 2.27 billion euros ($2.67 billion). Worldline shares were down 8% by 0850 GMT, wiping out a 7.3% rise since the start of this year.
Rating Action: Moody's affirms Svenska Handelsbanken AB's deposit and senior unsecured debt ratings at Aa2 with a stable outlookGlobal Credit Research - 25 Feb 2021Stockholm, February 25, 2021 -- Moody's Investors Service has today affirmed Svenska Handelsbanken AB's (Handelsbanken) long-term bank deposit and senior unsecured debt ratings at Aa2 with a stable outlook, as Moody's expects the bank's financial profile to demonstrate continued resilience to the coronavirus induced economic downturn. All other ratings, the Baseline Credit Assessment (BCA) and Adjusted BCA of a2 and long-term Counterparty Risk Assessment (CRA) of Aa1(cr) were also affirmed.The affirmation of the bank's ratings reflects Handelsbanken's strong asset quality and solid capital balanced against its high reliance on market funding.
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Svenska Handelsbanken AB and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. Since 1 January 2019, Moody's practice has been to issue a press release following each periodic review to announce its completion.