Media coverage about AlarmCom (NASDAQ:ALRM) has trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AlarmCom earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the software maker an impact score of 46.7841548379347 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

A number of research firms have commented on ALRM. BidaskClub lowered AlarmCom from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 9th. Jefferies Group raised AlarmCom from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $44.00 to $43.00 in a report on Thursday, January 18th. Zacks Investment Research raised AlarmCom from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $45.00 price objective for the company in a report on Monday, January 22nd. Bank of America lifted their price objective on AlarmCom from $46.00 to $55.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Finally, Northland Securities set a $51.00 price objective on AlarmCom and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, November 16th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. AlarmCom has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $46.80.

Shares of AlarmCom (ALRM) opened at $35.62 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.88, a current ratio of 3.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -0.81. AlarmCom has a fifty-two week low of $27.05 and a fifty-two week high of $49.49. The company has a market capitalization of $1,705.54, a price-to-earnings ratio of 54.80, a P/E/G ratio of 2.95 and a beta of 1.13.

In other AlarmCom news, insider Stephen Trundle sold 60,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.05, for a total transaction of $2,643,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 222,191 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $9,787,513.55. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Hugh Panero sold 16,114 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.26, for a total value of $600,407.64. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 58,615 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,183,994.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 248,406 shares of company stock valued at $10,475,001 in the last ninety days. 46.80% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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AlarmCom Company Profile

Alarm.com Holdings, Inc is a platform solution for the connected property. The Company offers a suite of cloud-based solutions for the smart home and business, including interactive security, video monitoring, intelligent automation and energy management. The Company operates through two segments: Alarm.com and Other.

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