Media coverage about Research Frontiers (NASDAQ:REFR) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Research Frontiers earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 44.489565778024 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Research Frontiers (NASDAQ REFR) traded up $0.03 during trading on Friday, hitting $1.13. 63,342 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 86,185. The firm has a market cap of $27.17, a PE ratio of -8.69 and a beta of 0.07. Research Frontiers has a fifty-two week low of $0.86 and a fifty-two week high of $2.12.

Research Frontiers (NASDAQ:REFR) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The technology company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.01). The company had revenue of $0.49 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $0.45 million. Research Frontiers had a negative net margin of 207.76% and a negative return on equity of 81.01%. sell-side analysts forecast that Research Frontiers will post -0.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Research Frontiers from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 4th.

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About Research Frontiers

Research Frontiers Incorporated (Research Frontiers) is engaged in the development and marketing of technology and devices to control the flow of light. The Company develops and licenses its patented suspended particle device (SPD-Smart) light-control technology to other companies that manufacture and market either the SPD-Smart chemical emulsion, light-control film made from the chemical emulsion, lamination services, electronics to power end-products incorporating the film, or the end-products themselves, such as smart windows, skylights and sunroofs.

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