Bill Barrett (HPR) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Media coverage about Bill Barrett (NYSE:HPR) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bill Barrett earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.9585725390387 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of HPR stock opened at $5.11 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 2.47 and a quick ratio of 2.47. The stock has a market capitalization of $577.13, a P/E ratio of -13.45 and a beta of 3.38. Bill Barrett has a twelve month low of $2.66 and a twelve month high of $6.93.

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Bill Barrett (NYSE:HPR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 27th. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.04. The company had revenue of $83.37 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $82.23 million. Bill Barrett had a negative return on equity of 5.27% and a negative net margin of 54.67%. analysts expect that Bill Barrett will post 0.17 EPS for the current year.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on HPR shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Bill Barrett from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, March 24th. ValuEngine raised shares of Bill Barrett from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 22nd. Johnson Rice started coverage on shares of Bill Barrett in a research note on Wednesday, March 21st. They issued a “buy” rating and a $10.00 target price for the company. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus set a $8.00 target price on shares of Bill Barrett and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 28th.

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