The third quarter at Deutsche Post went very well. The EBIT increases by 45 percent to 1.37 billion euros. The express area is particularly impressive. Here the EBIT increased from 454 million euros to 750 million euros. With the quarterly figures, the forecast for 2020 has been raised. So there should be an EBIT of 4.1 billion euros to 4.4 billion euros (old: 3.5 billion euros to 3.8 billion euros).
The analysts at Independent Research rate the quarterly figures as strong. They see EBIT in 2020 at 4.237 billion euros. According to these statements, you expect earnings per share of EUR 2.11 for 2020 (previously: EUR 1.87). The forecast for 2021 increases from 2.57 euros to 2.68 euros.
The analysts continue to give a hold recommendation for the shares of Deutsche Post. The price target, however, goes up. This was previously 37.00 euros. In today’s study it rises to 44.00 euros.
The shares of Deutsche Post today gain 1.0 percent to 41.64 euros.