Press coverage about Mobile Mini (NASDAQ:MINI) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mobile Mini earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.0246929178236 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

Mobile Mini (NASDAQ:MINI) opened at $34.45 on Thursday. The company has a current ratio of 0.18, a quick ratio of 0.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38. Mobile Mini has a 1-year low of $26.70 and a 1-year high of $37.05. The firm has a market cap of $1,580.24, a P/E ratio of 28.75, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.30 and a beta of 2.34.

Mobile Mini (NASDAQ:MINI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by ($0.05). Mobile Mini had a net margin of 9.59% and a return on equity of 7.17%. The firm had revenue of $136.64 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $133.73 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.31 EPS. Mobile Mini’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts forecast that Mobile Mini will post 1.11 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were issued a dividend of $0.227 per share. This represents a $0.91 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th. Mobile Mini’s dividend payout ratio is currently 81.25%.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Needham & Company LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $38.00 price objective on shares of Mobile Mini in a report on Sunday, October 22nd. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Mobile Mini from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Mobile Mini from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, September 21st. Oppenheimer reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $36.00 price target on shares of Mobile Mini in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Finally, Robert W. Baird lifted their price target on shares of Mobile Mini from $34.00 to $37.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $37.00.

In other Mobile Mini news, Director Stephen A. Mcconnell sold 4,000 shares of Mobile Mini stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.10, for a total transaction of $144,400.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. 6.50% of the stock is owned by insiders.

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About Mobile Mini

Mobile Mini, Inc is a provider of portable storage solutions. The Company, through its subsidiary, Evergreen Tank Solutions, Inc (ETS), is a provider of specialty containment solutions in the United States. The Company manages its business as two portable storage solutions business segments, North America and the U.K., and one specialty containment business segment.

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