Press coverage about Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Jones Lang LaSalle earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.000478264723 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Berlin’s lively tech scene helps its office boom beat Frankfurt’s (businesstimes.com.sg)
- Real Estate Notebook: Midtown rents gain ground on Buckhead (bizjournals.com)
- Best Buy closed for good at Pittsburgh Mills (triblive.com)
- Suffolk County weighs Ronkonkoma site plans, including arena (newsday.com)
- JLL crowns innovation champions in 15th annual Da Vinci awards (finance.yahoo.com)
JLL stock traded down $2.84 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $171.34. The company had a trading volume of 377,805 shares, compared to its average volume of 378,373. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a current ratio of 1.34. The stock has a market capitalization of $7,909.35, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.71, a PEG ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 1.65. Jones Lang LaSalle has a one year low of $103.58 and a one year high of $178.75.
A number of research firms have commented on JLL. Goldman Sachs began coverage on shares of Jones Lang LaSalle in a report on Tuesday. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $176.00 price objective for the company. JPMorgan Chase lifted their price objective on shares of Jones Lang LaSalle from $169.00 to $193.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 27th. Barclays lifted their price objective on shares of Jones Lang LaSalle from $170.00 to $175.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 6th. Wedbush set a $158.00 price objective on shares of Jones Lang LaSalle and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, February 12th. Finally, Raymond James Financial began coverage on shares of Jones Lang LaSalle in a report on Tuesday, February 6th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $175.00 price objective for the company. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $158.50.
In other Jones Lang LaSalle news, EVP Mark Ohringer sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $160.13, for a total value of $800,650.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 0.72% of the company’s stock.
WARNING: “Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.14” was published by Ticker Report and is the sole property of of Ticker Report. If you are reading this piece on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and international copyright laws. The original version of this piece can be accessed at https://www.tickerreport.com/banking-finance/3339399/jones-lang-lasalle-jll-given-media-sentiment-score-of-0-14.html.
About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) is a financial and professional services company specializing in real estate. The Company operates through four business segments: Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia Pacific, and LaSalle. It offers integrated services on a local, regional and global basis to owner, occupier, investor and developer clients.
Receive News & Ratings for Jones Lang LaSalle Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Jones Lang LaSalle and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.