News articles about Univest Co. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:UVSP) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Univest Co. of Pennsylvania earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.6210726648201 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.
Shares of Univest Co. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ UVSP) opened at $28.75 on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of $848.58, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.53 and a beta of 0.60. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a current ratio of 0.96 and a quick ratio of 0.96. Univest Co. of Pennsylvania has a 52 week low of $25.65 and a 52 week high of $32.35.
Univest Co. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:UVSP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.41. The business had revenue of $50.86 million for the quarter. Univest Co. of Pennsylvania had a net margin of 19.84% and a return on equity of 8.35%. research analysts expect that Univest Co. of Pennsylvania will post 1.85 EPS for the current year.
UVSP has been the topic of several analyst reports. BidaskClub upgraded Univest Co. of Pennsylvania from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 7th. ValuEngine upgraded Univest Co. of Pennsylvania from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $34.00 price target on shares of Univest Co. of Pennsylvania in a report on Friday, December 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $33.33.
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About Univest Co. of Pennsylvania
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania is the bank holding company of Univest Bank and Trust Co (the Bank). The Bank is a Pennsylvania state-chartered bank and trust company. The Company’s business segments include Banking, Wealth Management and Insurance. The Banking segment provides financial services, such as deposit taking, loan origination and servicing, mortgage banking, other general banking services and equipment lease financing.
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