KUALA LUMPUR (March 11): Maybank Kim Eng analyst Lee Yen Ling downgraded the recommendation on Hartalega Holdings Bhd to sell from hold.
* Price target (PT) lowered to RM4.35 from RM4.90, implies 13% decrease from last close. Hartalega average PT is RM5.52.
* Hartalega had 3 buys, 13 holds, 4 sells previously: Bloomberg data
* Analysts lowered their consensus one-year target price for the stock by 4.6 percent in the past three months. Forecasts range from RM3.80 to RM6.60.
* Investors who followed Lee's recommendation would have received a negative 15 percent return in the past year, compared with the negative 5.9 percent return on the shares.