News headlines about Cardtronics PLC (NASDAQ:CATM) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cardtronics PLC earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the business services provider an impact score of 45.3779262112353 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- Corporate News Blog – Cardtronics Appointed Gary W. Ferrera as Chief Financial Officer (finance.yahoo.com)
- $347.15 Million in Sales Expected for Cardtronics PLC (CATM) This Quarter (americanbankingnews.com)
- Cardtronics (CATM) Names CFO (streetinsider.com)
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CATM has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 price target on shares of Cardtronics PLC in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. TheStreet downgraded Cardtronics PLC from a “c” rating to a “d” rating in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Cardtronics PLC from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Lake Street Capital downgraded Cardtronics PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and decreased their target price for the company from $40.00 to $31.00 in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. Finally, William Blair downgraded Cardtronics PLC from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Monday, September 25th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Cardtronics PLC has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $37.00.
Cardtronics PLC (NASDAQ:CATM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The business services provider reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.10. Cardtronics PLC had a positive return on equity of 29.32% and a negative net margin of 9.37%. The company had revenue of $402.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $383.97 million. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.98 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 22.4% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts expect that Cardtronics PLC will post 2.65 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In related news, CFO Edward H. West bought 12,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 7th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $17.29 per share, with a total value of $216,125.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Mark Rossi bought 2,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 13th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $16.81 per share, with a total value of $42,025.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders bought 20,000 shares of company stock valued at $343,150. 1.20% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.
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Cardtronics PLC Company Profile
Cardtronics plc, formerly Cardtronics, Inc, provides automated consumer financial services through its network of automated teller machines (ATMS) and multi-function financial services kiosks. The Company’s operations consists of its North America, Europe, and Corporate & Other segments. Its ATM operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico are included in its North America segment.
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