News headlines about SeaChange International (NASDAQ:SEAC) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press 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. SeaChange International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the software maker an impact score of 45.6307589848292 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of SeaChange International (NASDAQ:SEAC) traded down $0.15 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $3.09. 133,763 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 367,009. The company has a market cap of $115.03, a price-to-earnings ratio of -3.15 and a beta of 0.55. SeaChange International has a one year low of $2.16 and a one year high of $4.03.

SeaChange International (NASDAQ:SEAC) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, December 6th. The software maker reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $23.43 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.50 million. SeaChange International had a negative net margin of 42.52% and a negative return on equity of 5.91%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 17.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.13) EPS. analysts predict that SeaChange International will post 0.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Dougherty & Co increased their price objective on shares of SeaChange International from $4.00 to $4.50 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, December 7th. Lake Street Capital raised shares of SeaChange International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their price objective for the stock from $3.00 to $4.00 in a report on Thursday, December 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of SeaChange International from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $4.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Wednesday, December 13th.

In other news, insider Opportunities Fund Lp Se Viex sold 648,735 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $3.50, for a total value of $2,270,572.50. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. 2.90% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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SeaChange International Company Profile

SeaChange International, Inc (SeaChange) is engaged in the delivery of multiscreen video. The Company’s products and services facilitate the aggregation, licensing, management and distribution of video and advertising content for cable television system operators, telecommunications companies, satellite operators and media companies.

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