News headlines about Exterran Corporation (NYSE:EXTN) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative 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 negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Exterran Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the energy company an impact score of 46.6367024290389 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
EXTN has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Exterran Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, April 24th. ValuEngine upgraded Exterran Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Exterran Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a hold rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $30.00.
Shares of Exterran Corporation (NYSE EXTN) opened at 24.01 on Friday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $26.74 and its 200 day moving average price is $28.53. Exterran Corporation has a 12 month low of $12.73 and a 12 month high of $34.05. The company’s market cap is $859.39 million.
Exterran Corporation (NYSE:EXTN) last posted its earnings results on Monday, August 7th. The energy company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.53) by $0.37. Exterran Corporation had a negative return on equity of 5.57% and a negative net margin of 1.45%. The firm had revenue of $330.59 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $329.50 million. On average, equities analysts expect that Exterran Corporation will post ($0.59) EPS for the current fiscal year.
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About Exterran Corporation
Exterran Corporation provides compression, production and processing products and services that support the production and transportation of oil and natural gas around the world. The Company operates through three segments: contract operations, aftermarket services, and oil and gas product sales. The contract operations segment provides natural gas compression services, production and processing equipment services, and maintenance services to meet specific customer requirements on assets owned by it.
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