Sierra Wireless (SWIR) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
News articles about Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) (TSE:SW) have trended positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sierra Wireless earned a news impact score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 45.1064166646386 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Reviewing Sierra Wireless (SWIR) and Alcatel Lucent (ALU) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Sierra Wireless devises smallest, lowest power multi-mode LPWA modules (financial-news.co.uk)
- Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) stock moves -5.53% – Monthly Low Performance – The Stocks News (press release) (thestocksnews.com)
- Why Sierra Wireless, Inc. Stock Soared 22.3% in 2017 — The Motley … – Motley Fool (fool.com)
Several research firms have commented on SWIR. BidaskClub lowered shares of Sierra Wireless from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 11th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Sierra Wireless from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. Raymond James Financial raised shares of Sierra Wireless from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $30.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, November 27th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “hold” rating and set a $26.00 price target on shares of Sierra Wireless in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Finally, Northland Securities reissued a “hold” rating and set a $26.00 price target on shares of Sierra Wireless in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. Sierra Wireless has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $26.95.
Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) (TSE:SW) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The communications equipment provider reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.13 by ($0.05). The company had revenue of $173.24 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $170.10 million. Sierra Wireless had a net margin of 3.48% and a return on equity of 9.32%. research analysts anticipate that Sierra Wireless will post 0.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Sierra Wireless Company Profile
Sierra Wireless, Inc is engaged in building the Internet of Things (IoT) with wireless solutions for organizations. The Company’s OEM Solution segment offers cellular embedded wireless modules for IoT connectivity, including an embedded application framework to support customer applications. The Company’s Enterprise Solution segment offers intelligent routers and gateways, including management tools and applications that enable cellular connectivity.
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