News stories about Fairmount Santrol (NYSE:FMSA) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Fairmount Santrol earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.8809828910269 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Fairmount Santrol (FMSA) Given a $6.00 Price Target at B. Riley (americanbankingnews.com)
- Head to Head Comparison: Targa Pipeline Partners (APL) vs. Fairmount Santrol (FMSA) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Comprehensive Stock Analysis: Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc (NYSE: FMSA) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
- Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) – Is P/E & PEG The Same Thing – Nasdaq Journal (press release) (nasdaqjournal.com)
- Stocks Trend Prediction: Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA), Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (EGBN) – Market Movers (financialqz.com)
Fairmount Santrol (NYSE FMSA) opened at $4.70 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.65, a current ratio of 2.52 and a quick ratio of 2.11. Fairmount Santrol has a 12 month low of $2.46 and a 12 month high of $13.12. The company has a market capitalization of $1,095.81, a PE ratio of 122.25 and a beta of 2.11.
A number of research analysts have weighed in on FMSA shares. Credit Suisse Group lifted their target price on Fairmount Santrol from $4.00 to $5.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Jefferies Group dropped their target price on Fairmount Santrol from $8.00 to $5.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, August 28th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $6.00 price objective on Fairmount Santrol and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, November 12th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Fairmount Santrol from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Finally, Citigroup boosted their price objective on Fairmount Santrol from $4.25 to $6.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Fairmount Santrol currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $6.26.
Fairmount Santrol Company Profile
Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc is a provider of sand-based proppant solutions. The Company operates through two segments: Proppant Solutions, and Industrial & Recreational (I&R) Products. Its Proppant Solutions segment provides sand-based proppants for use in hydraulic fracturing operations throughout the United States and Canada, Argentina, Mexico, China, northern Europe and the United Arab Emirates.
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