Media headlines about Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Under Armour earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 44.8492917371709 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- More Bad News for Under Armour: Teens Have Moved On (finance.yahoo.com)
- Performance Analysis Delights Active Investors: Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UAA) – NASDAQ Times (nasdaqtimes.com)
- Agony of the Feet: Less Traffic at Outlets, Too (finance.yahoo.com)
- Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- Under Armour, Inc. (UAA)- Investments Worthy Stocks – NASDAQ Times (nasdaqtimes.com)
Shares of Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) opened at 16.55 on Friday. Under Armour has a 52 week low of $15.92 and a 52 week high of $39.20. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.50 and a beta of -0.02. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $16.85 and a 200-day moving average price of $19.21.
Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $1.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.08 billion. Under Armour had a return on equity of 10.93% and a net margin of 4.38%. The firm’s revenue was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts expect that Under Armour will post $0.37 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on UAA shares. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc increased their price objective on Under Armour from $14.00 to $17.00 in a report on Friday, July 7th. Piper Jaffray Companies decreased their price objective on Under Armour to $14.00 and set an “average” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $28.00 price objective on shares of Under Armour in a report on Wednesday, June 21st. Zacks Investment Research raised Under Armour from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. Finally, Vetr raised Under Armour from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $22.36 price objective for the company in a report on Monday, July 3rd. Fourteen investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-two have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.68.
Under Armour Company Profile
Under Armour, Inc is engaged in the development, marketing and distribution of branded performance apparel, footwear and accessories for men, women and youth. The Company’s segments include North America, consisting of the United States and Canada; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia-Pacific; Latin America, and Connected Fitness.
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