News articles about Tecnoglass (NASDAQ:TGLS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Tecnoglass earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.1376773346553 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

TGLS stock traded up $0.57 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $8.93. 19,531 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 27,724. Tecnoglass has a twelve month low of $5.50 and a twelve month high of $11.00. The company has a quick ratio of 1.57, a current ratio of 2.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82. The company has a market cap of $285.31, a PE ratio of 27.91, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.65 and a beta of 0.62.

Tecnoglass (NASDAQ:TGLS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March 14th. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.11 by ($0.03). The company had revenue of $84.28 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $86.20 million. Tecnoglass had a net margin of 1.73% and a return on equity of 10.85%. equities analysts expect that Tecnoglass will post 0.63 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be paid a $0.14 dividend. This is an increase from Tecnoglass’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 28th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.27%. Tecnoglass’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 175.00%.

Several equities analysts have commented on TGLS shares. BidaskClub upgraded Tecnoglass from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, January 11th. ValuEngine downgraded Tecnoglass from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, January 11th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tecnoglass from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target on the stock in a report on Thursday, April 19th. Finally, B. Riley started coverage on Tecnoglass in a report on Tuesday, March 6th. They set a “buy” rating and a $11.00 price target on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $10.50.

Tecnoglass Company Profile

Tecnoglass Inc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells architectural glass, windows, and associated aluminum products for the global commercial and residential construction industries in North, Central, and South America. It offers soft coat, laminated/thermo-laminated, thermo-acoustic, tempered, silk-screened, curved, and digital print glass.

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