Headlines about Zto Express (NYSE:ZTO) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Zto Express earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 46.075628849055 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

Zto Express (ZTO) opened at 15.07 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $10.82 billion and a PE ratio of 28.76. The company has a 50-day moving average of $14.56 and a 200-day moving average of $13.87. Zto Express has a 52 week low of $11.14 and a 52 week high of $18.45.

Zto Express (NYSE:ZTO) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 22nd. The transportation company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $2.97 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.02 billion. Zto Express had a return on equity of 14.83% and a net margin of 22.54%. Zto Express’s quarterly revenue was up 29.9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts expect that Zto Express will post $0.63 EPS for the current year.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Zto Express from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 12th. HSBC Holdings plc assumed coverage on shares of Zto Express in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. They issued a “reduce” rating and a $12.50 price target on the stock. CLSA assumed coverage on shares of Zto Express in a research note on Monday, June 26th. They issued a “sell” rating on the stock. Finally, UBS AG assumed coverage on shares of Zto Express in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.36.

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About Zto Express

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc is an express delivery company in China. The Company provides express delivery service through its nationwide network, as well as other value-added logistics services. The Company provides its services for a range of online merchants and consumers transacting on the Chinese e-commerce platforms, such as Alibaba and JD.com.

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